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Old 03-22-2014, 05:20 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by bobjax View Post
Glad you all said to use paper. I used paper but thought I would try mesh, also the lick and stick (or wet and stick, whatever). I'll just stick with paper. Actually I might just bring in a drywall person for a couple of days since it definitely will have to be taped. The selling point is that he uses a vacuum attached sander. Frankly it's the dust that is the worst part and constantly cleaning the clogged vacuum, plus I am slow.
And faster I can get this done, the less bit*hing I'll hear.

I have to do all the painting anyway and a professional sheetrock person would work 100x faster than I would. I will have all the strips screwed in and be ready for the sheetrock person.
The area is Northeast Florida, but certainly the national companies have national policies.
Shop vac plus dust deputy. No mess, no clogs, very nice.



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