drywall

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drywall

Also called wallboard or gypsum board,it is a panel of gypsum covered on both sides with paper and used as the primary wall material in home construction. Commonly also called by a particular brand name, Sheetrock.

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Sheet rock can be a contaminant, as can treated wood and any building materials containing asbestos, Garr says.
Bare plywood floors shifted underfoot, and stacks of sheet rock waited to be nailed to aluminum studs.
The sleek, handheld unit gives accurate readings of high-security RFID checkpoints, time after time--even through ice, sheet rock, wallpaper or other non-metallic surfaces.
While the insides of the exterior walls are covered with sheet rock, all of the interior walls are constructed from three quarter-inch plywood.
We anchored the design to the bottom of the bar joists, so there was no need to sheet rock all the way to the ceiling.
Using a sheet rock saw or utility knife, a vertical rectangle is cut out of the wall between two studs and the cabinet is inserted into the hole and anchored in place with screws driven into the studs.
Carefully transfer the slab to a piece of sheet rock.
The cover's visual effects are applied and coated by Avery Dennison on sheet rock of Dexflex E1501TF TPO extruded by Spartech in Portage, Wisconsin.
Imagine the greatest gorge know to mad-ove a hundred miles of it - where multicolored hues paint sheet rock walls and change with the shadows the light and the seasons.
The interior finishes of the building are not extravagant but they are a beautiful combination of painted sheet rock, vinyl sheet rock, wood doors, wood trim, steel railings, lay-in ceiling, ceramic tile, stamped concrete, VCT and carpeting.