Although working with drywall is not difficult in theory, in practice this can be quite a different thing. This is because it is large, unwieldy and fairly brittle too. What follows is just a summary so you know what to expect after you Find a Plasterer from Mr-Skill – in practice you need to know far more than this to do the job yourself.
o Build up a wooden framework first. The finished job can only be as good as the structure it covers so take time here and make sure the joints are good and strong.
o To cut to size mark and score a cutline deeply. Fold the board back to snap it through, and then slice through the backing with a sharp utility knife.
o Seal the joints and screw heads with proprietary filler / edging strips, sand down and paint.
Aren’t you glad you found Mr-Skill?