How do i get rid of bubbles in drywall tape?

Answer Cut through the bubble with a utility knife, then separate the halves of the tape and cut around the bubble. Remove the tape, then chip off any loose drywall mud with a drywall blade. Be sure to ge... Read More »

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How do I get air bubbles out of drywall tape?

Squeezing Out The BubblesRun a taping knife across the entire length of drywall tape to squeeze out excess bubbles. Do not push too hard on the knife, or you will damage the tape and wall. Repeat t... Read More »

How to Repair Drywall Tape Bubbles?

Bubbles in drywall tape can form if the house or walls are shifting, or if they are vibrating synchronously with a source in the house or outside it. They can also form because the drywall wasn't t... Read More »

How do I mud& tape drywall using mesh tape?

Apply the TapeCut the mesh drywall tape to the length of each joint. Center the tape over each joint, placing one hand at the top to hold it in place and pulling your other hand downward to secure ... Read More »

How do I tape and mud drywall?

Apply Mud and Tape to JointsSpread a thin layer of joint compound (mud) on walls using a small 5-inch drywall knife across the seams in the drywall. Scrape excess mud off the knife. Roll out paper ... Read More »