Drywall tape is an essential component in finishing drywall as it helps to conceal seams and joints between sheets of drywall. There are two main types of drywall tape available: mesh drywall tape and paper drywall tape. In this blog post, we will explore the pros and cons, differences, and best practices of using both mesh drywall tape and paper drywall tape, as well as provide instructions on how to utilize each.
Pros and Cons of Mesh Drywall Tape
Mesh drywall tape has several benefits and drawbacks. The benefits of using mesh drywall tape include:
Paper drywall tape also has several benefits and drawbacks. The benefits of using paper drywall tape include:
While both mesh drywall tape and paper drywall tape are used to cover seams and joints in drywall, there are several differences between the two. Some of these differences include: