Fasteners are essential to projects of all kinds, and service professionals often need fasteners designed explicitly for drywall applications. Drywall screws can provide the perfect fastening solution for repair and maintenance projects that do not call for extensive renovation work. But not all stainless-steel drywall screws and self-drilling drywall screws are created equal — you need the right product for your specific job.
It’s critical to choose the right type of screw to minimize the risk of damage to the drywall material. It’s also important to select the screw that offers the appropriate size and thickness for the job. If and when you try to substitute a near solution for the perfect drywall screw fastener, you’ll find that your work slows down and you put the ultimate success of your project in jeopardy.
Drywall TEK® fasteners can be a good choice for older buildings with plaster drywall. Drywall TEK® screws are self-drilling, countersunk fasteners that are well-suited for use in plaster. And, at All Points Fasteners, we offer the selection of self-drilling drywall screws you need for your next project.
All Points Fasteners, Inc. is an experienced, reliable fastening solutions provider known for offering domestic-quality products at imported prices. We’re your source for premium #2 Phillips/#2 self-drilling point Drywall TEK® screws featuring an attractive, durable black oxide coating. You’ll be amazed at how affordably you can secure these high-quality drywall screw fasteners.
Understanding that a “one-size-fits-all” approach does not work well when using fasteners, we offer drywall TEK® screws in a wide variety of sizes, including various versions of #6, #8 and #10 products. Depending on the item, screws are available in case quantities from 1,000 to 10,0000. We firmly believe you deserve access to self-drilling drywall screws and other fasteners designed for the job at hand, knowing full well that using any old fastener will compromise the quality of your work.
Our proprietary brand of TEK® screws is manufactured to our specifications and high standards. Using the same company for manufacturing and supplying ensures the best possible quality. We know you take considerable pride in your work, and we know each job a service professional completes is a testimony to the quality of their work. For those reasons and more, we’re committed to offering only the best of the best in self-drilling drywall screws.
Self-drilling screws, such as drywall TEK® screws, feature a drill-shaped point that allows them to cut through material, eliminating the need to drill a pilot hole. They are generally used with more pliable materials, such as soft steel and drywall. The screw points are numbered from one to five — the higher the number, the thicker the material it’s able to penetrate before drilling a pilot hole is required.
Wondering how to drill drywall screws? You can, of course, use a pilot hole if you prefer, as long as you ensure the hole is smaller than the screw — which allows the thread to catch. If you choose to go without a pilot, as you can with self-drilling drywall screws, make sure you have a stable electric screwdriver or drill. Start fastening at the lowest possible speed to ensure the drywall screw fastener goes in straight. Also, be sure to tighten the screw — but not too much. You don’t want it to be so tight you can’t remove it, if necessary.
Over time, the more you use stainless steel drywall screws, the more comfortable you’ll become with their application. Soon you’ll be able to drill screws more quickly, which means more efficient work when you’re engaged in high-volume fastening.
Sorting through all of your fastener options can be an overwhelming process, but All Points Fasteners can make the process so much easier and less time-consuming. We’re the only fastener company that offers a live chat feature so you can converse directly with our knowledgeable support team. We’re always here to answer your questions about drywall screw fastener options, or to provide expert guidance as you navigate our selection. We want to connect you with the perfect product for the job at hand.
We have the knowledge to help you choose the best drywall TEK® screw for your project. Our goal is to take the guesswork out of the purchasing process so you can buy with complete confidence, which is why we strive to arm you with as much information as possible before you make a purchasing decision. Also, one of our specialties is helping customers locate hard-to-find products that aren’t typically available in stores or online. If you can’t find the exact product you need in our expansive online inventory, we’ll be happy to locate it for you!
Are you ready to secure the perfect self-drilling drywall screws for your upcoming project? We’re prepared to help, by offering both our vast selection of drywall screw fastener options and our team of customer service representatives. Feel free to contact All Points Fasteners for more information about our drywall TEK® screw products.
It’s also easy to try before you buy when you choose All Points Fasteners as your supplier. We can provide a free product sample so you can test your fastener before making a buying commitment. This allows you to sample the quality, weight, dimensions and other aspects of our products before making a larger investment for your upcoming project. Just submit a no-obligation quote request, and we’ll ship your samples immediately upon quote approval — and before you place your initial order.
Browse our selection of self-drilling drywall screws and learn more about buying tek type screws.
|PART #||SIZE||LBS/M||CASE QUANTITY|
|160B||#6 x 1″||3.3||10,000|
|162B||#6 x 1-1/8″||3.7||10,000|
|164B||#6 x 1-1/4″||3.9||8,000|
|166B||#6 x 1-5/8″||4.8||5,000|
|160B||#6 x 1-7/8″||5.5||4,000|
|162B||#6 x 2″||6.0||3,500|
|180B||#8 x 2-3/8″||9.2||2,500|
|184B||#8 x 2-5/8″||9.6||2,500|
|188B||#8 x 3″||11.5||2,000|
|192B||#10 x 3-1/2″||19.0||1,000|
|196B||#10 x 4″||20.0||1,000|