What is drywall tape?

Answer Drywall tape is used to cover the seams, or joints, between panels of newly installed drywall. Used with joint compound, the tape helps prevents cracks from appearing at the seams in the finished w... Read More »

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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 to Tape and Mud Drywall?

Most walls and ceilings in modern construction are made from sheets of drywall, also known as gypsum board. Drywall is a plaster-like substance sealed between two sheets of heavy duty paper and att... Read More »

How do i mud&tape drywall?

Spread MudSpread mud over the joint between the two sections of drywall. Cover all areas that will be taped.Add TapeWet both sides of the tape. Place the tape on the mud to cover the joint. Make su... Read More »

How do I tape& bed drywall?

Apply the TapeCut the drywall tape to the length of each joint. Spread an ample layer of drywall mud about 5 inches wide over each joint using a drywall tool. Place the tape on the mud at the cente... Read More »