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Gypsum Construction Handbook
Title: Gypsum Construction Handbook
7th Edition

ISBN: 9781118749845

From the Publisher:

An invaluable reference of construction procedures for gypsum drywall, cement board, veneer plaster, and conventional plaster. An illustrated, comprehensive, and authoritative guide on all facets of gypsum construction. You'll find the newest product developments, installation methods, fire- and sound-rated construction information, illustrated framing-to-finish application instructions, estimating and planning information, and more. System descriptions – together with full data on products, accessories, tools, equipment, and applications – help plan and estimate projects and ensure compliance with performance criteria.

New in the sixth edition were chapters on sustainable construction methods and products, building movement, fire resistance, heat transfer, sound transmission, and vapor/moisture control. The Seventh Edition update adds ultralight, sustainable, and low-dust materials. This book is ideal for design professionals, contractors, building inspectors, code officials, students, and apprentices—anyone interested in gypsum construction.

The Handbook covers both new construction and repair and remodeling and includes:

  • framing
  • drywall and veneer plaster
  • joint treatment and plaster finishing
  • interior cement board
  • ceilings
  • conventional plaster

550+ pages, paperback. US Gypsum & Wiley Publishers  (August 2014)

Author: United States Gypsum Assoc.
Publisher: USG Corporation / Wiley
Categories: Building Trades, Architecture, Carpentry/Const Tech, Reference/Standards,

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