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3 votes

Studs not flush with bottom or top plates. How big of a deal is this?

Drywall does not make contact with every piece of framing behind it firmly. Crews that do drywall have their screw guns with the right torque for the screw to go in and fasten to the wood, not pull ...
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2 votes

Tried mounting a tv and stud caused drywall to bow

You probably hit an area where they didn't fasten the drywall properly to the stud so the drywall pulled away a bit. Another possibility is you hit a nail plate and the drywall pulled away. If you're ...
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