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Flashcards in Drywall Deck (21):
1

How many days does it take to finish drywall from hanging to sanding?

5-8 days

2

what is 1/2" drywall used for?

interior walls and ceilings

3

where is 5/8" fire-shield used?

garages adjacent to living areas

4

where is cement board used?

in bathrooms where ceramic tile we be installed

5

Corner beading

Material used when two pieces of drywall meet at a corner.

6

Compound

material that is skimmed over the tape

7

Ultra flex 450

tape used at drywall ceilings

8

Durabond

mud used for drywall repairs

9

If drywall board becomes saturated, is it usable?

NO

10

Drywall is beveled on the edges for what purpose?

horizontal joint

11

what is the drywall warranty to our customer?

1 year and 10 month
-fix settlement issues with corner bead, caulking at stairs, cracks that exceed 1/8" nail pops

12

What position must drywall be hung?

Horizontally

13

what minimum temperature is needed to hang drywall?

40 degrees

14

what mimimum temperature is needed to finish drywall?

55 degrees

15

what is the typical nail and screw fastening pattern for drywall?

8' O.C.

16

On the NVR Braced wall blueprints, what does the note GB-2 indicate?

Gypsum board on both sides

17

How many coats of finishing comping are to be applied per NVR phase Spec?

3

18

when should we schedule the drywall point-up and checkouts?

After trim and Final trades, before second paint

19

What is the procedure for stocking drywall into a basement?

1. Framer is to cut in-between two floor joist.
2. framer screws OSB opening to floor system
3. Stock crew unscrews OSB to stock
4. Framer glues and screws OSB opening to floor once stock is complete

20

List 3 safety violations that you may encounter during the drywall phase.

1. heater directly on OSB sub floor
2. heater gas hose is in a door opening
3. no one on crew can speak english
4. in-proper scaffling

21

List 2 E&S violations that you may encounter in the drywall phase?

1. placing drywall compound in yard
2. leaving drywall scrapes in yard