A drywall (gypsum
wallboard) panel is
made of a paper liner
wrapped around an
inner core made
primarily from gypsum
Today, drywall, wallboard,
whatever you choose to call it - is
found in most buildings and
WHY IS PLASTERBOARD SO
Plasterboard is one of the most important
Decoration and Building Materials due to the
1 - Light Weight on Structure.
2 - Fast & Easy Installation.
3 - Give more spaces & areas.
4 - Smooth Surfaces which make Painting Works
faster & cheaper.
-Fast & Easy installation of
concealed water & electrical pipes &
-The ideal way to cover Air-
conditioning pipes & ducts in
ceilings & walls.
-Environmentally friendly due to
Plaster & Cardboard Specs.
PROFILES (WALL STUDS)
Profiles are building the under construction of Dry
They are produced from zinc coated steel
Horizontal profiles to fix the partition to
floor and ceiling
Vertical profiles inserted into the
RUNNERS; bearing profiles of the
partition; used for fixing of partition
A suspended Ceiling is called a number of
other names as well, also Known, as a false
ceiling or secondary ceiling or a hung Ceiling.
MAIN CEILING CHANNEL:
The metal framing members of the
ceiling grid are called main ceiling
channel. Main ceiling channel or
hung from above by suspension
hanger. They run between the wall
angles and form the support
system for the suspended ceiling.
Furring + Main channel: ceiling
profiles which are inserted into UD
profiles; used as the upper/main
and lower/furring channel for
suspended ceilings. Plasterboard
cladding is fixed directly to them.
Wall Angle to fix the ceilings to
They ensure a finished edge where the
ceiling meets the wall and establish the
level of ceiling.