What are best to use, nails or screws? A brief overview of drywall fasteners to help you decide. A lot of people think that it’s only good to use screws but there is still a place for drywall nails. In this drywall how-to video I show the proper way to use drywall nails and screws. Typically in the hanging process professionals still tack up the sheetrock by nailing the borders and then come back and put screws in the fields. Technology is constantly changing and one of the things they’ve come out with is screw strips to make the process go faster. Something to remember is that typically nail or screw pops only happen when they’ve been set wrong or there is movement in the framing. On the subscription side I explain how to repair them in the correct manner.