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Cossack 02-15-2009 06:22 PM

Drywall installation
We have taken the plaster off the ceiling and walls down to the studs. All insulation has been installed. Do I drywall the walls or ceiling first?

Thanks to all who answer.

Bob Mariani 02-15-2009 07:38 PM

drywall the ceiling first

Mop in Hand 02-15-2009 11:17 PM

Bob is correct, however when it comes time to do the walls, start your sheets at the top, not on or near the floor. It will save time and fustration trying to fit drywall between the sheets.

jonblack 02-15-2009 11:28 PM

Install the drywall on the ceiling first. Then install the top sheet on the walls. This method will allow the top sheets on the wall to help support the edges of the ceiling sheets as well.


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