Drywall

Business / Real Estate / Drywall: A construction material used as a basis for interior walls in a home. Drywall is composed of an inner core of chalk with a paper facing on each side.

Wrapped Drywall

Business / Construction / Wrapped Drywall: Areas that get complete drywall covering, as in the doorway openings of bifold and bipass closet doors. MORE

Bull Nose (Drywall)

Business / Construction / Bull Nose (Drywall): Rounded drywall corners. MORE

Construction Drywall

Business / Construction / Construction Drywall: A type of construction in which the interior wall finish is applied in a dry condition, generally in the form of sheet materials or wood paneling as contrasted to plaster. MORE

J Channel

Business / Construction / J Channel: Metal edging used on drywall to give the edge a better finished appearance when a wall is not 'wrapped' Generally, basement stairway walls have drywall only on the stair side. J Channel is used on the MORE

Gyp Board

Business / Construction / Gyp Board: Drywall. Wall board or gypsum. A panel (normally 4' X 8', 10', 12', or 16')made with a core of Gypsum (chalk-like) rock, which covers interior walls and ceilings. MORE

Fire Stop

Business / Construction / Fire Stop: A solid, tight closure of a concealed space, placed to prevent the spread of fire and smoke through such a space. In a frame wall, this will usually consist of 2 by 4 cross blocking between studs. Wor MORE

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