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How to make a drywall partition


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Sometimes, during repairs, it becomes necessary to mount a drywall partition to more rationally plan the room.

The gypsum board is mounted on the basis of a metal frame made of rack-mounted profiles, which are attached to the bearing structures of the room.

You will need

  • Screwdriver, puncher, hammer, screwdriver,Laser or conventional level, a dyeing cord or a warp thread, a knife and an angle of 90 degrees, as well as a metal profile for the assembly of the carcass and sheets of gypsum board.



On the floor is the location of the locationThe future septum. Using the level and plumb line, transfer the boundaries of the partition to the walls and ceiling. Using a padded cord, lines on the walls, the ceiling and the floor are beaten for further mounting of the partition frame.


To a ceiling and a floor on the planned lines strengthenGuiding the profile by dowels, pre-drilled holes for them in steps of one meter. Cut a profile of the necessary length with scissors for metal or a Bulgarian. Next, a set of skeleton is made using the parking profiles. The first parking profile is installed close to the wall and is also fastened with dowels. The next one is installed at a distance of 55 cm from the wall. The following parking profiles are installed every 60 cm. All of them are attached to the guide profile by a cutter on both sides. Between the struts, if there is such a need, you can lay insulation material. This completes the installation of the metal structure.


At the next stage of the partition installationThe fixing of plasterboard sheets to the erected frame is made. Sheet GKL on the edges have the thinning, necessary for puttying and finishing the joint of plasterboard sheets. Before fixing the first sheet of GCR on the wall side, this thinning is cut off with a molar knife and a chamfer is cut at an angle of 20-30 degrees. GKL sheets are attached to the carcass by screws using a screwdriver with a pitch of 25 cm. Also, when installing drywall sheets, it must be remembered that the sheet should be fixed one centimeter from the floor so that the material does not deteriorate. Installation of the partition is complete. You can start decorating and sticking the wallpaper.

How to make a drywall partition Was last modified: June 21st, 2017 By Wewsyubt
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