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WHAT DOES SHEETROCK MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Drywall is a panel made of gypsum plaster pressed between two thick sheets of paper. It is used to make interior walls and ceilings. Drywall construction became prevalent as a speedier alternative to traditional lath and plaster. In many places, the product is sold under the trademarks Sheetrock or Gyproc. In New Zealand the category is known as plasterboard or gib board, the latter being a proprietary brand name but now largely a genericised trademark.
The definition of sheetrock in the dictionary is a trademark name for plasterboard or drywall and composed of gypsum enclosed by heavy sheets of paper and used for constructing interior walls and ceilings.
The translations of sheetrock from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sheetrock» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHEETROCK» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sheetrock» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sheetrock» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sheetrock
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHEETROCK»
Discover the use of sheetrock in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sheetrock and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Praying for Sheetrock: A Work of Nonfiction
Finalist for the 1991 National Book Award and a New York Times Notable book, Praying for Sheetrock is the story of McIntosh County, a small, isolated, and lovely place on the flowery coast of Georgia - and a county where, in the 1970s, the ...
Melissa Fay Greene, 2006
Sheetrock & Shellac: A Thinking Person's Guide to the Art ...
The author of The Walls Around Us draws on his own home construction experiences to offer insight into such projects as replacing leaky roofs, rewiring a room, and building a home office, in a reference complemented by practical tips and ...
David Owen, 2007
Shooting Incident Reconstruction
Sheetrock is rather easily defeated and perforated by most common small arms
projectiles. By way of example, the necessary approximate threshold velocity (VT
) for 38 caliber/ 9 mm bullets to perforate 1/2-inch Sheetrock is about 100 to 150 ...
Michael G. Haag, Lucien C. Haag, 2011
When Technology Fails: A Manual for Self-Reliance, ...
Since mold loves to eat/grow on the paper that covers regular sheetrock, unless it
has been specifically treated with chemicals designed to prevent mold growth,
water- damaged sheetrock must be removed and replaced. A small amount of ...
Matthew Stein, 2008
Damaged plaster can be removed and the holes patched with sections of drywall
(Sheetrock) . THE MOST INTIMIDATING part of making a Sheetrock patch is not
installing the Sheetrock, but rather taping the joint so that the patch blends in ...
Bungalow Details: Interior
In 1917, U.S. Gypsum, after making a few improvements, took out their own
patent, calling the product Sheetrock. Many other companies were marketing
variations on a similar product. Most of these early plasterboards measured 2 by
4 feet ...
Jane Powell, 2006
ost problems that can develop with Sheetrock are literally, skin deep. As your
house goes through, , seasonal changes in temper ature,_ wood framing
members may shrink ; and shift. This can cause nailheada. to pop and seams to
ridge or ...
loose p with a because plaster time yo have a caught laying YOU EVER tried to
nail a Sheetrock ch into a hole in an old plaster ceil- ? Even if you've neatly cut
back the laster to the nearest joist, you end up face full of plaster dust and debris,
Depending on the type and size of the casing either the Sheetrock or the edge of
the jamb may need to be altered. Use a straightedge to check for any
misalignment between the wall and jamb ➀. Flatten any Sheetrock protruding
past edge of ...
Greg Kossow, 2007
Off. The Fireproof Gypsum Wollboard Walls and ceilings go up fast when you use
tapered edge SHEETROCK. Joints are easily finished smooth and level with the
wall surface. Room- height, 4' x 8' panels are simple to cut, fit and erect.
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SHEETROCK»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sheetrock is used in the context of the following news items.
USG Boral's patented Sheetrock plasterboard selected for Brisbane …
USG Boral supplied approximately 30,000 square metres of Sheetrock brand plasterboard for the project at 480 Queen Street in Brisbane. USG Boral's newest ... «Architecture and Design, Jul 15»
USG Delivering on Promise of Nationwide Availability of USG …
Both UL Type Designations of USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels ... all the strength and performance characteristics as standard 5/8″ USG Sheetrock® ... «MarketWatch, Jun 15»
Clackamas firefighter injured by falling sheetrock
OREGON CITY, Ore -- A Clackamas Fire District 1 firefighter was hospitalized overnight after being injured by falling sheetrock at a home on Oak Valley Drive in ... «kgw.com, Jun 15»
I-475 lanes reopen after Rig loses load of Sheetrock
Interstate 475 reopened at about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday after a tractor trailer hauling Sheetrock flipped over about two hours earlier. Two lanes of the highway ... «Macon Telegraph, Jun 15»
Chris Crofton, Advice King: Posing Nude, Repairing Sheetrock
Comedian, musician, host of The Chris Crofton Show and former Nashvillian Chris Crofton asked the Scene for an advice column, so we gave him one. «Nashville Scene, Jun 15»
Alure Home Improvements Teaches How To Patch Holes In Sheetrock
Alure Home Improvements Chief Operating Officer Doug Cornwell instructs how to best patch a hole in Sheetrock during a recent episode of Alure's "60-Second ... «Long Island Press, Jun 15»
Man hospitalized after hit by falling Sheetrock, cops say
A man who was injured when a stack of Sheetrock fell on him at an East Hampton warehouse remained hospitalized in critical condition Saturday, police said. «Newsday, May 15»
Police Identify Victim Of Industrial Accident In East Hampton
Mr. Lombardi had sustained injuries after a stack of sheet rock had fallen on ... by Sheetrock on Friday morning at the Dairy Yard in East Hampton and airlifted to ... «27east.com, May 15»
Middle East's first SHEETROCK® brand gypsum board …
Middle East's first SHEETROCK® brand gypsum board manufacturing plant is set to leverage its strategically advantageous location in Salalah to target lucrative ... «Zawya, May 15»
City orders contaminated sheetrock replaced after 'human waste …
RICHMOND, Va. — Hunter Haselman contacted WTVR CBS 6 last week after he had been living out of his car because of apartment issues. He sent photos of ... «wtvr.com, Apr 15»
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