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Sometimes this can be a cheap roller. But wubba-wubba-wubba application usually means one of two things: When you re-wetted the roller, you did not roll it all the way through/evenly, or did not wring it out evenly. This is highly sensitive to attention and sensitivity, which is what makes it a craft. Not least if the roller is imbalanced it will ...


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As some have said cheap can be a problem, are you loading the roller with paint evenly and working it on the cross hatched section of the pan? I will roll into the paint lift and back up roll into the paint 3 or 4 times depending on how full the tray is. After loading I roll on the crosshatching or ribbed section lift and roll to even out the load of paint ...


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Some bad info here. Mesh tape is weaker than paper and you must use hot mud on your initial coat over mesh. USG and National Gypsum both say to use hot mud for initial coats if using mesh tape. Mesh does eliminate the bubble issues that can plague rookie tapers and if you haven't invested into automatic taking tools it is faster than hand taping. Paper ...


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