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Fibretape has little, if any, structural integrity. If the house frame moves then more than likely cracks will appear. You would have less cracks by using drywall paper tape.

I disagree,, I have been installing drywall for years and , yes paper tape is a better solution but fibre tape has a lot of integrity,, if your joints are cracking , then you have a real problem with structural movement, and/or,, the drywall has not been screwed off properly. I have done many jobs with both and have not expieranced any cracks at the joints at all,, could be how it was applied??

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