Tape,Mud & Paint Blueboard?

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Old 10-24-06, 08:07 AM
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Tape,Mud & Paint Blueboard?

Question: I recently purchased a home w/blueboard already hung but not plastered. Can I tape, mud and paint the blueboard or do I need to hire a plasterer? The cost differential is huge!!
 
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Old 10-24-06, 10:22 AM
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While blue board is made to accept a plaster veneer I wouldn't think there would be a problem with taping and finishing it like you would regular drywall. At most it might require a better primer. Wouldn't hurt to visit the USG web site.
 
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