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  1. Drywall Finishing
    OK guys, I think this topic hasn't been discussed properly in the past so I ask everyone to bring at the table their own system from A to Z (eg. what tool(s) you prefer to use, why, how you do it etc.) for all kind of jobs (small and big) have fun writing
  2. General Drywall Discussion
    Hi, everyone so I'm a insulator, that's doing a DIY project at home. I was wondering how I would be able to measure a trapezoid, and triangles.. I'm trying to finish my basement, but starting from the stairwell. If so would you be able to draw a diagram, I'm a visual kinda person. But by...
  3. Drywall Finishing
    I apologize if there is a thread or video out there but i have been searching and am unable to find what im looking for (maybe i just suck at it) So i am fairly new to finishing...under a year experience. The guy that i work with/trained me is super oldschool and we do everything by hand...
  4. Drywall Finishing
    does anyone have any tips for me as to why my angles sometimes run a little heavy i run a 3.5" drywall master angle box and sometimes its tight some times its real heavy leaving a ridge (a b?#%& to sand)
  5. Drywall Finishing
    :thumbup1: This topic has been discussed before so thought we could put it to a vote and see which is the most favoured system. The poll feature only allows for up to 15 choices so couldnt list every size option combination. So basically it is Tin flushers and Mechanical angle heads and their...
  6. Drywall Finishing
    having some trouble getting my corners to dry. Very odd i have tried proform black and blue as well as usg green and blue. I have 1 comm dehumidifier and 3 or more fans at each job. temperature been 80 degrees and sunny. FN hot for around these parts. same thing on each job. Angles...
  7. Drywall Finishing
    I was just wondering if any of you no coat or strait flex guys still chalk line your off angles and straighten before taping. I'm referring to horizontal angles only. Since I use magic corner in all my off angles chalk line and straightening are a part of every job for me. At the very minimum...
  8. Drywall Finishing
    OK , I am not a cub but, I just recently purchased my first set of tools. I have used tools many times before but... I have a few questions. I am taping with a banjo. Before I got my new set of Drywall Master taping tools, I always set my angle tapes with a combo corner flusher and had decent...
  9. Drywall Finishing
    I have been Glazing my angles with a 3 inch head and finishing with a 2 inch with a mud runner. I been noticeing that I been leaving dig mark and both sides of the corner. What would cause that? Pushing to hard?
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