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Old 10-10-2013, 03:25 PM   #1
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Feathering drywall to door frame

I recently removed paneling from a room and replaced it with drywall. In this room there is a sliding glass door with a metal frame to my outside portch. Because the drywall is thicker than my paneling was the wood molding that I have around the frame of the glass door is not lining up with the metal frame. About a 1/4 inch gap. I am not sure if I can feather the drywall in so that the mold lines up with the metal frame. If so can anyone give me some advice on how to do this.


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Old 10-10-2013, 04:09 PM   #2
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If I'm understanding his right (maybe not) you can put corner bead on and mud it.


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Post a picture would be a big help.
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Old 10-11-2013, 08:57 AM   #4
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you will need to add a jamb extension 1/4" to bring the plane of the jamb in line with the face/plane of the drywall ( backside of trim). then your trim will sit against drywall and jamb. might need to glue extension because it is a metal jamb/frame or pre attach extension to backside of trim before hand...
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