Installing Plasterboard Part 2: Measuring and Cutting

Find out how to measure, cut and handle gyprock plasterboard using this simple DIY guide

In this video, we show you how to handle, measure and cut plasterboard.
 
Once you have planned your project, it's time to measure and cut your plasterboard.
 
for this, you'll need a tape measure, a pencil, a straightedge, a utility knife, a keyhole saw and a fine toothed saw, plus safety gear.
 
The easiest way to cut Gyprock plasterboard is by scoring and snapping.
 
Watch this simple DIY video to find out how to do it like the professionals.

Make sure you watch part 1 in the Gyprock DIY video series to find out how to plan and prepare a room for installing plasterboard.

Part 3: Ceilings and walls

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