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Easy2 Technologies - Hanging Ceiling Drywall Product Demo

Hanging Ceiling Drywall Instructions

  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Cover wiring, ducts and plumbing
    • Provides insulation and noise reduction
  • Overview
    • Check for obstructions
    • Measure and cut
    • Hang and fasten
    • Cut out openings for outlets and fixtures
  • Prepare Project
    • Check for protrusions
    • Install furring strips
  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Place marks on the walls where the studs are located
    • Use a drywall hanger
    • Recruit a friend
  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Measure & mark your cut line
    • Using a straightedge, cut the line
    • A couple of passes may be needed
    • Use a chalk line to mark the cutting line
  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Tip panel. Snap to break the core.
    • From the back side, slice through the paper backing
  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Apply adhesive on joists
    • Raise the drywall to the ceiling
    • Slide the first sheet tightly into a corner
  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Tapered edges should always butt together
    • Drive screws or nails into the drywall to fasten, forming a dimple

     

  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Drill fasteners 7" apart on edges
    • Drill fasteners 12" apart in the middle of the board
    • Remove any fasteners which miss a stud and try again
  • Ceiling Drywall
    • Stagger seams for stability
  • Ceiling Drywall
    • For sheets with underlying fixtures, do not completely fasten
    • Cut out around the fixtures
    • Finish fastening the board

 

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