In “How to Hang Drywall on a Ceiling with Canned Lights”, house flipping brothers Dave and Rich show you all of the steps for hanging drywall on a ceiling.
Drywall is heavy and awkward. It is best to have at least two people to do the job. However it is possible for a person to hang drywall by themself with the use of a wooden tee, or drywall hooks.
Once the drywall is pushed to the ceiling, it is secured with coarse drywall screws.
Cutting drywall to fit an exact space is fairly easy. Just measure the area, draw a line with a ruler, and cut along the line on the front side of the drywall with a box cutter. The cut only needs to go about a quarter of the way through the drywall. Then bend the drywall back along the scored edge and it will snap in a … Read More