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Old 12-21-2017, 08:57 PM   #1
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Broken Corner while installing drywall.


Bonehead move... How do I fix this?
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If it were me, I would put another screw about an inch over and carry on with the install and finish. That happens pretty often.
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I agree w/ Mike. Just finish the job.
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Thanks, I was hoping for responses like that.
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Bone head move? I looked at the pic. No blood, scorch marks or ladders laying side ways.

If that is you definition of bone head you are good. Hang out with me for a day, and I will show you what real bone head means.

As the above members say, finish it up and call it done.
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When I saw this I thought you were talking about screwing the drywall to the wrong side of the stud.
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If it were me, I would put another screw about an inch over and carry on with the install and finish. That happens pretty often.
Along with this and same for sides... I also tend to clean out the broken pieces so that I can fill in with "bag" mud.
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