Jointing tapes are used to provide strength and rigidity in the first coat of a three coat plasterboard jointing process, where plasterboard sheets meet horizontally or vertically, and at internal corners. The tape is bedded in a Base Coat or All-purpose compound before the second coat and topping coat is applied and sanded ready for painting. Flexible Corner Tape is a perforated tape that flexes to any angle, while helping to ensure an adequate amount of compound is used, therefore improving the bond.
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