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    New Drywall and Ductwork Blades for Your SAWZALL

    Milwaukee Tool just introduced two new job specific blades for the SAWZALL. The Ductwork SAWZALL blade and the Drywall SAWZALL blade. Each blade has been designed and tested to to eliminate…

  • CertainTeed AirRenew Gypsum Board Captures VOCs

    We were looking forward to checking out the AirRenew Gypsum Board from CertainTeed at Greenbuild this year and had an opportunity to speak with Ashwin Himat of CertainTeed about the board.…

  • Certainteed Gypsum Drywall Doubles as an Air Cleaner

    Hoping to start a revolution in drywall, the Certainteed AirRenew gypsum board cleans the air by capturing indoor formaldehydes and other aldehydes and converts them into inert compounds that remain within…

  • Ultralight Sheetrock Drywall Panels from USG

    USG’s Ultralight Drywall promises to be a revolutionary product for the remodeling/building industry. At 30% lighter than standard 1/2″ drywall, their Sheetrock Ultralight Drywall panels have overnight lessened the burden for…

  • Save Time Taping Drywall with Teel Tape

    Taping drywall seems like a mindless job but it requires some experience to do it correctly and to achieve the best results. The Teel Tape makes it super easy for anyone…

  • Basic Tips to Repair Ceiling Holes

    You need more than just duct tape to fix a hole in the ceiling. To properly repair ceiling holes: + No matter how big the whole, be careful and look out…

  • Chinese-Made Drywall May Not Be the Only Culprit

    As the Consumer Products Safety Commission probes deeper into the tainted Chinese drywall issue they’ve also discovered that a small number of homeowners are reporting American-made drywall is causing some of…

  • Chinese Drywall Saga Continues

    We’ve been following the toxic Chinese drywall story this past year and a Federal investigation from the Consumer Products Safety Commission just released a report stating, “a strong association exists between…

  • Drywall Tutorials

    Remodeling for Geeks has some great how-to tutorials and one of our favorite series is all about drywall. From taping, patching, repairing, and creating smoothwalls.…

  • Chinese Drywall Now Radioactive

    A few months ago we got word that the Consumer Product Safety Commission had issued warnings regarding the use of certain Chinese made drywall due to it’s smell, corrosive gases and…

  • Chinese Made Drywall Leaving a Nasty Trail

    According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, there is an issue with some Chinese made drywall emitting smelly, corrosive gases and ruining household systems such as air conditioners. There have been…

  • Soundproof a Room Using the Cleat Drywall Method

    We’re always looking for new methods to soundproof rooms and this how-to from Instructables shows a “cleat” method that is accomplished by layering the drywall a certain way. More soundproofing methods.…

  • Wall Anchor System: Toggler and Snapskru

    A friend recently inquired about installing a computer monitor on his wall where there was only drywall with no backing studs. Togglers are the first thing that came to mind for…