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Old 2018-04-05, 11:32 AM
BancroftBoy BancroftBoy is offline
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Default Drywalling 9' ceiling

When it comes to 9' ceilings, what is the best practice for installing drywall on the walls? Some contractors say to use 9' sheets applied vertically while others prefer to lay horizontally. I guess as long as the mud/taper is top notch, you'd never know the difference. Especially in a horizontal install there would be a 1' joint in the middle.

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