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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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is an independent distributor of wallboard, steel framing, insulation, and wallboard accessories.
The Centergistic UK support office will handle direct support for all AgentView wallboards and can be reached through support@centergistic.
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Lopes is in favor of having wallboard abated at demolition sites for a couple of reasons.
Radar technology may soon make obsolete the slow, destructive, and expensive methods now used to detect hidden moisture and mold behind wallboards, according to a report released by the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology Institute, Arlington, Va.
The strong housing market is driving much of this growth, so, logically speaking, if the housing market slows, wallboard shipments should as well.
Figure 5 is a crack in wallboard at a corner feature.
Ask anyone what a wallboard or reader board is and you'll hear that he or she has probably seen one in a call center, customer service station, airport or sales environment.
National Gypsum has introduced Gold Bond Brand XP Wallboard for interior use.
Since temperatures, airborne spores, and moisture are facts of life, he states that the only controllable variable is the food source primarily paper-faced wallboard.