Walls and Ceiling Finishes
Course 39

About the course

A detailed discussion of common residential and light commercial interior finishes begins with drywall. All types of drywall board are covered and their common usage reviewed. The process of installing and finishing drywall is discussed along with all common textures and procedures for repair. Plaster installation is reviewed next including modern plaster systems and repair of old-style wood lath and plaster systems. Ceiling tiles are covered next including suspended ceiling tile and stapled-tile which are more commonly found in light commercial construction. The lesson concludes with a discussion of wood wall paneling and its proper installation.

Course 39: Walls and Ceiling Finishes

  • Chapter 1: Drywall 3:30 (4.4 MB)
  • Chapter 2: Plaster 3:00 (4.8 MB)
  • Chapter 3: Tile Ceilings 3:16 (3.9 MB)
  • Chapter 4: Wall Paneling 2:26 (3.0 MB)

Related Courses

Course 44: Carpet and Tile
Course 9: Lumber and Wall Framing