Best answer: Can you use inside corner bead on ceiling?

Can you use corner bead on a ceiling?

Drywall contractor

You could use it, but not necessary unless your corners are very crooked. The corner bead you bought is for outside corners….

Do you have to use corner bead on inside corners?

The answer, though, is simple: They cheat. They use a rigid material called corner beading, which can be made of metal or plastic. Inside corners don’t need as much protection, so drywallers cover them with regular drywall tape. The process for finishing inside and outside corners is the same.

Can you screw vinyl corner bead?

Family Handyman says installing vinyl corner beads with screws is the most common way to install corner beads because it is thought to be more durable and sturdier. It is a more involved process and can be used for metal corner beads as well.

How big of a gap can you fill with drywall mud?

the drying-type you buy premixed in a bucket) will easily fill a 1/2″ gap without cracking. Make sure you load up the gap well before applying your tape, then finish it as you would any other joint.

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