How to Box in Duct Work for Drywall?

Answer Drywall is used in most homes because it is relatively easy to install. Stud walls are built to support buildings and give you something on which to hang the drywall. If you need to work around som... Read More »

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How to Install Duct Work?

Installing duct work for your HVAC system can be expensive even though the work primarily only involves running some pipe and taping it together. Although the process may seem intimidating from the... Read More »

Will drywall screws work with metal?

While regular drywall screws can be used to attach drywall to metal studs as well as wooden ones, they may not be the best choice. Drywall screws specifically designed for use with metal studs wil... Read More »

Will duct tape work on water lines?

Duct tape is water resistant, which means that it does a good job of repelling water, but it should never be submerged in water. Over time, the duct tape's adhesive backing will become ineffective ... Read More »

Will regular drywall screws work with metal studs?

Regular drywall screws will not work with metal studs. Instead, use specially designed drywall screws. Retail hardware stores sell them as "fine-thread" or "metal-stud" drywall screws. Buy screws t... Read More »