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I removed the old 12 inch squares on the ceiling of the living room. That was held on by 1/2" x 2 " wood strips. I removed the wood strips and lost all the insulation .ended up replacing the insu
Ation as well. Now im gonna install 1/2 sheet rock and will end up haveing a 1/2" gap. At the walls ceiling area. How do i fix this? Simply tape and mud at the corners.
 

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How big is the room? Could you fur down the ceiling? Could you use 5/8" rock to at least close the gap a little?

Otherwise you would want to use "hot" mud to fill your gap. I would flat tape your joint then put the corner tape over that.
 
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