How to Install a Plaster Ring and Wall Plate in Drywall
This tutorial video shows you how to install a wall plate into drywall.
To accomplish this, you need the following items:
- Plaster ring (also called a P-ring or mud ring)
- Wall plate
- Drop cloth or sheet of paper
- Drywall saw
- Pair of pliers
- Screwdriver (Our wall plates require a Philips head)
We'll show you, step by step, how to position your wall plate, saw through the drywall, install the plaster ring, and mount the wall plate.
Whenever you're installing a wall plate for your home or office, make sure that you terminate all your jacks BEFORE inserting them into your wall plate or mounting the plate to the wall!
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