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some rooms in my house which I dry-walled 19 yrs ago are experiencing some sort of failure. the (paper) tape appears to have shrunk. it is showing cracks on the tape edges. I tried the cheap and dirty method of mudding the crack, prime, paint. of course they came back.

doe this mean cut it all out and re-tape? just a dyi'r so I just used the blue or green lid mud.
 

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Paper tape does not shrink, any flaws should have shown up years ago.
More likely somethings moving.
Likely needed more screws added.
Post a picture.
 
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