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August 12, 2017 18:08

Secrets when working with drywall and profile


    • 0.1 main recommendations when working with gipsokartonomGipsokarton has its field of application
    • 0.2 sheets can be attached to the adhesive
    • 0.3 No additional zasverlovka for fastening sheets to metal profiles screws
    • 0.4 Installation frame has its own characteristics
    • 0.5 drill or screwdriver?
    • 0.6 edges of drywall have some form of quality smoothing joints
    • 0.7 Location fasteners per sheet
    • 0.8 Plasterboard must not rest on the floor
    • 0.9 frame hanging design of the ceiling and walls varies between a
    • 0.10 Stiffness plasterboard partitions
  • 1 Tips and errors when working with plasterboard.How to avoid the most flagrant violations and damage to the material?
    • 1.1 Extras for
    • 1.2 How to remove scratches from a sheet?
    • 1.3 What you need to do to properly bend the sheet of drywall and will not taint the product?
    • 1.4 profiles arch
    • 1.5 How to facilitate work with plasterboard

Drywall - one of the most common building materials, which allows you to speed up the repair process, make it easier and more affordable.Using it, you can easily align the walls, the ceiling, to make the arches and even cover the floor.But we must remember that this is a very fragile material, so work must be handled carefully.Learn the secrets of important fast plasterboard work, this article will help.

main recommendations when dealing with plasterboard Plasterboard has its field of application

This product is great for leveling large uneven, formulation falshsten, other large-scale structures.If you use it for wall cladding, as "drywall," then we must understand that drywall takes some room space, which sometimes can be very profitable for the landlord.

sheets can be attached to the adhesive

The adhesive mixture is applied with a thick layer on the reverse side of the plasterboard three vertical stripes with a spatula.When uneven surface structure is put lumps to 15 cm along the edges and in the middle leaf.It is important to remember that the adhesive remains in operation for 30 minutes after production, so proceed with the laying of the sheets is not necessary.Speakers sheets rattle rubber hammer.

No additional zasverlovka for fastening sheets to metal profiles screws

Errors when dealing with plasterboard

errors when working with drywall

This is true, but do not need to do the job manually by using a screwdriver or a drill.Self - with fine thread and countersunk head.

Installation frame has its own characteristics material for the Chapter

to connect the elements of a metal frame used pliers to fix the beams.But builders often use self-tapping screws, that is wrong and unreliable and does not allow the sheet tightly against the frame.Fixing may eventually become loose and lose stability, which leads to unintended consequences in the form of cracks.Read more to learn in detail how to deal with cracks and why they occur.

drill or screwdriver?

Screwing screws drill requires no special skills, and it is not very convenient, especially when it comes to large-scale mounting sheets.For ease of use you can use a special tip - bit with limiter that controls the level of self-tapping screws into the surface drowning.for quick mounting profiles suitable pneumatic gun mounting on concrete.

edges of drywall have some form of quality smoothing joints

sheet size Yes, semicircular beveled edge facilitates putty joints, can also be placed along the edges of the sheet reinforcement tape, and it will not cause bulges on the grounds.But what about the transverse joints?

  • Seams should be placed on the adjacent panels.
  • To fix the horizontal edges to hem inside across the junction piece of the profile, about 20 cm. On one page they need 2 pcs.
  • is also necessary to remove the cardboard shell width, which will be replaced by reinforcing tape.
  • joints sealed with putty or Fugenfyuller Uniflot.

Location fasteners per sheet errors during operation

Along the edge of the screws are located at a distance of 125 mm 20 mm from the end of the sheet.The middle profile material fixed at 250 mm on the front side of the need to apply labels to denote the location of fixing screws.In the corners of the screws should be fastened away from the edge, where there is a higher strength.

Plasterboard must not rest on the floor

To avoid subsidence design sure to leave a gap of about 1 mm between the floor and a sheet of drywall.It must be placed on the pad, using the trim with the same product.

frame suspended structure ceiling and walls varies between a Error when working with drywall

order not to make mistakes when installing sheets on the ceiling to the frame construction to meet high demands.The product is installed at 400 mm, each sheet holds 4 profile.Save this can not be, so that over time, the platform does not sag.For fixing the ceiling hangers to the basic need to use metal dowels, wedges, or the anchor bolts, but not plastic.Use hangers Nonius from Knauf or attach to the ceiling pieces zheskie profile.

Stiffness plasterboard partitions

save on this should not be!To quickly and reliably assemble the frame you want to use for the profile Prosekatel drywall, which leaves dents when the compound does not require marking holes, making edge products flat and smooth.There is no need to use attachment means.

frame is sheathed with plasterboard on both sides, and the inner part is filled with sound insulating material.


  • profile should not be less than 06 mm, for better durability and reliability.
  • screws should be used with galvanized or stainless steel.They should include at least the depth of the sheet of 10 mm in the tree - about 20 mm.Hats it is better to cover a spirit varnish, in order to avoid corrosion.
  • Profile type is selected depending on the height of the room, the load on the skeleton.To 50 kg of the structure you need to put the frame with a thickness of 15 mm.
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Tips and errors when working with plasterboard.How to avoid the most flagrant violations and damage to the material?

Wrong connection profile

Not correct connection profile

Do not use light-weight ceiling sheets 9 mm thick to form the walls.Even when used for their intended purpose should be to make the right profile step, without the various increases (to save the mounting material).

forbidden to abandon sound insulating tape in the construction of walls.And save on fiberglass or mineral wool to form the inside of the profile.

Attach drywall screwdriver is better, with the function of adjusting the drilling depth.

can not tyk abutting sheathing, concrete or brick wall with plasterboard.Walls should "breathe", and, therefore, it is necessary to leave a gap between the materials to 2mm.You can tape or glue to fill with silicone.

Secrets plasterboard lie in the fact that when choosing a special attention should be given to marking:

  • GH13 - standard,
  • GN113 - waterproof,
  • GEK13 - rugged,
  • GTS9 - water- and windproof,
  • GN6- for repairs.

For optimal wall thickness of the sheet is 12 mm for the ceiling -. 9.5 mm (on the ceiling in order to avoid cracks apply plasterboard in 2 layers) in two layers on the rational use of the design for serious loads.

Extras for


Ticks the breakdown.Prosekatnl

to work with a profile for drywall to be more effective, you can use a special rack for mounting sheet structure.And for the transfer of large sheets from one place to grab used construction, which does not leave dents and very easy to use.

sheets suitable for cutting normal paint knife, which cut off the edges of the material.To fix the shelves of plasterboard dowels must be used, or a butterfly-umbrellas, if the design is very heavy, it is important to select the appropriate length screws to fasten securely to the product.But for quick work with gipsokortonnym pofilem need Prosekatel mites.

How to remove scratches from a sheet?

can use reinforced paper tape, expand the damage with a knife and lubricate opening filler before.Top sticking tape and spatula to press it in plaster.This method will help keep the damaged sheet of building material.

What you need to do to properly bend the sheet of drywall and will not taint the product?

Secrets fast plasterboard work consists in the following stages:

  1. On the outer side of the sheet to produce deep notches knife, then put a sheet on the edge and bend.
  2. On the inner side of the fabric to produce a spiked roller many small holes.After wet the sheet with water and some time to bend.

surface after calving should be sanded bar or plane.

To get the holes in the drywall, it is better to use a circular cutter.

profiles arch

Helps build any door arch, different architectural solutions.To do this, on the profiles a knife to make incisions construction steps of 6 mm.Then, put it on drywall, cut around the design of a pencil and cut out the outline.Profile attach the screws using the screwdriver.

How to facilitate work with plasterboard

If the base on which is mounted a sheet - smooth, easily bored, for example, the inside of a wooden house, the drywall can be fastened without housing directly.In this case the fastening screws, screws, dowels should be of appropriate length.

If the house is new, avoid planting design is important to use an aluminum frame, complex forms better to collect under the supervision of a specialist.

Attach the sheets with a solution that helps to remove voids and create a smooth surface.

Attention: putty plaster better to mix in small portions, for ease of use.It is not necessary to use high-speed punch, thus damaging the quality of the composition.Before zaveshivaniem another portion of the mixture should be washed thoroughly old mortar.

For stronger external design angles should be applied corner protection profile, which is fastened with screws at a distance of 15 mm.To strengthen the internal angles used plaster, after the surface of the building is leveled with a spatula.For more information about the arrangement ugov.

To qualitatively attach vertical structures and extend their service life it is important to twist the screws on the edges of the sheet at a distance of 20 mm, and in the middle - 30 mm.

Here are some simple secrets drywall professionals advise.They will not only help to reduce the installation time of gypsum products, but also to do the job quickly, securely and efficiently.But it is difficult to mount anything in this building material not?

Watch the following video "Secrets drywall" and create a beautiful and reliable architectural masterpieces.
Good luck to you!

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