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Tri-State Drywall LLC Drywall Framer/Hanger in Sioux City, Iowa

Cut metal framing and trim to size, using cutting tools.Fit and fasten drywall or sheathing into position on wood or metal frameworks, using glue, nails, or screws.Install horizontal and vertical metal studs to frames so that wallboard can be attached to interior or exterior walls.Coordinate work with drywall finishers who cover the seams between drywall panels.Read blueprints or other specifications to determine methods of installation, work procedures, or material or tool requirements.Measure and cut openings in panels or tiles for electrical outlets, windows, vents, plumbing, or other fixtures, using keyhole saws or other cutting tools.Measure and mark surfaces to lay out work, according to blueprints or drawings, using tape measures, straightedges or squares, and marking devices.Trim rough edges from wallboard to maintain even joints, using knives.Hang drywall panels on metal frameworks of walls and ceilings in offices, schools, or other large buildings, using lifts or hoists to adjust panel heights when necessary.Cut and screw together metal channels to make floor or ceiling frames, according to plans for the location of rooms or hallways.Apply or mount acoustical tile or blocks, strips, or sheets of shock-absorbing materials to ceilings or walls of buildings to reduce reflection of sound or to decorate rooms.Assemble or install metal framing or decorative trim for windows, doorways, or vents.Cut fixture or border tiles to size, using keyhole saws, and insert them into surrounding frameworks.Fasten metal lath to the structural framework of walls, ceilings, or partitions of buildings, using nails, screws, staples, or wire-ties.Install blanket insulation between studs and tack plastic moisture barriers over insulation.Hang dry lines or lasers to wall moldings to guide positioning of main runners.Suspend angle iron grids or channel irons from ceilings using wire.Scribe and cut edges of tile to fit walls where wall molding is not specified.Mount tile, using adhesives, or by nailing, screwing, stapling, or wire-tying lath directly to structural frameworks.Install metal lath where plaster applications will be exposed to weather or water, or for curved or irregular surfaces.Inspect furringandrsquo;s, mechanical mountings, or masonry surfaces for plumbness and level.Seal joints between ceiling tiles and walls.Nail or shoot channels or furring strips to surfaces to provide mounting for tile or wallboard. Remove existing plaster, drywall, or paneling, using crowbars and hammers if needed.

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