During construction projects, you’re going to have to make an endless series of decisions. Some of the most important of these decisions will revolve around choosing the best materials for a job while still staying within budget — easier said than done.
Choosing the right solution for the job can get tedious, since countless new products come out every year, on top of all the ones you’re used to. For most of us, it’s impossible to stay completely up-to-date about all the new construction innovations on the market, and as a result, many contractors and architects stick with the same materials for every job. Newer, more effective products can go undiscovered.
For drywall contractors, their choice of corner bead is a perfect example of this problem. Contractors and architects often stick with what they know — and that tends to be metal corner bead. Sure, metal bead has been part of the industry for a long time. But does that make it the best option? Vinyl corner bead offers five major advantages that can make projects easier and enhance the finished space, outclassing metal in just about every category.