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drywall corner tapping?

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06-11-05, 07:38 AM   #1  
drywall corner tapping?

i did a good job tapping my drywall in my laundry room...did 3 coats and walls and ceiling seems feel nice a smooth....my problem is inside corners on wall and ceiling...i got the tape coat on nice and smooth,now im doing the second coat one edge let it dry and then the second edge,read it online that it is easier for dyi ers to let dry and then you dont stand the chance on ruining your work...but i just cant seems to get the tape to cover,after second coat is it still showing through...anyone have any thoughts or advive ...thanks george

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06-12-05, 04:07 PM   #2  
Third coat should help. Completly covering the tape isn't as important as getting a smooth finish. If a little tape shows but can't be felt it shouldn't show after painting.

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