Skeleton for gypsum board is the basis of all metal constructionFrame for gypsum board is the basis of all the metal konstruktsiiPri carrying out repair and finishing works are very often used such a modern material such as gypsum board, as it can be used not only to cover up irregularities in walls, but is fairly interesting and original design during the finishing room, in particular, such as arches, alcoves, walls, ceilings with intricate designs. Plasterboard has many advantages, since with this material it is possible to make a reality of absolutely all the most daring and original ideas. Frame for plasterboard is made of the profile allows for installation of LED strip embedded lamps or chandeliers.


What can be the size of the frames for plasterboard

The framework is applied and for special niches in the room, which, when properly executed backlight will find very unusual and original look. If you make a frame for plasterboard of metal profile on the ceiling, the ceiling in the resulting space can be very convenient to arrange ventilation pipes, electrical wiring, as well as to carry out insulation and soundproofing. If you want to carry out the installation of the frame for plasterboard alone, you will certainly need to know what size it should be, so the design was reliable and in service has not struck the man.

Reinforced frame needs to be done in the construction of multi-level ceilings, as they are heavyReinforced frame needs to be done in the construction of multi-level ceilings, as they are heavy

Frame for plasterboard is necessary to do in case of:

  • Installation of interior partitions;
  • Align the walls;
  • finishing the ceiling.

The most common is the frame size of 600x600 mm for a single cell. Vertical and horizontal rack of metal profiles are mounted in steps of 60 centimeters. It is the optimal size of the structure, as it matches perfectly to the dimensions of the sheets of plasterboard. To secure the drywall for a single sheet you need to do three racks to 2 were on the edges of the sheet and one in the middle. If necessary to hang on a wall shelf or a television audio cell size in such a case should be 400x400 mm. 


Instructions on how to perform the frame under the plasterboard with their hands

If you want to hold the walls and ceiling sheets of drywall, it would be correct to get started with the installation of a metal frame. A mounting frame is absolutely necessary first prepare the required materials and tools.

In particular:

  • Metallic profile;
  • Hangers, screws, self-tapping screws;
  • Insulation and more.

Before you mount the frame under the drywall to the wall or ceiling, it is necessary to conduct preliminary finishing workBefore you mount the frame under the drywall to the wall or ceiling, it is necessary to conduct preliminary finishing work



When choosing a sheet of drywall is important to take into account additional to what the room held its installation. If you need to sheathe the walls or ceiling sheets of drywall in the bathroom, the kitchen or in the bathroom, you need to choose a waterproof material. If you want the frame manufacturer for skin and smoothing the walls and ceiling, it is necessary during installation to make a small indentation, so that you can put all the required communications, insulation and soundproofing material.

After this, apply the layout of future construction and fix the guide profiles by means of screws. Then you need to determine the location of direct suspensions, which will determine the position of each individual rack profile. At the final stage of the mounting frame under the plasterboard sheets need to install the rack profiles. That all equipment has been sufficiently strong and sustainable, it is necessary to consolidate direct hangers that will be guaranteed to provide a high level of durability and fixing will be more stable.

Important! Racks should be installed so that the joints drywall sheets come into the middle of the profiles, so it is necessary to conduct a competent layout, taking into account the size of the sheets of plasterboard.

Types frame for plasterboard

When you create a frame of metal profiles for mounting drywall sheets should be remembered that there may be a variety of types of this design.

In particular, such as:

  • Hard;
  • Floating;
  • Sliding.

All of these options are ideal for creating perfectly any design, but they also have certain distinctive features. 

Rigid frame is mounted directly to the wall, what ensures a snug fit and attachment sheets of drywallRigid frame is mounted directly to the wall, what ensures a snug fit and attachment sheets of drywall

Rigid frame can be:


  • Double;
  • Round;
  • Curved.

The floating frame can be mounted on any part of the house completely and has no hard edges. When you create a product specific suspensions are used, which do not require direct fastening to a wall, floor or ceiling. This framework can be collected quite independently, but its subsequent attachment to perform almost impossible, because it is very difficult to install drywall sheets on the movable base.

Sliding frame for gypsum plasterboard mainly used in bathrooms, since it is suitable for water-resistant materials.

How to attach the drywall onto the wooden frame

Quite often, drywall sheets attached to the wooden frame, as this material is quite easy to install.

To perform such a framework should:

  • Drill;
  • Hand saw or saw;
  • Screws;
  • Metal corners;
  • dowels;
  • Screwdriver;
  • Screwdriver.

To mount the wooden frame required diagram in which all of the required size must be specified, as well as designated places for the location of the openingsTo mount the wooden frame required diagram in which all of the required size must be specified, as well as designated places for the location of the openings


When installing wooden frame initially necessary to attach rails to the top and bottom piping. They need to be attached to the ceiling and the floor with screws.

After performing the installation strapping them need to attach special vertical supports, and their correct location should be determined by the level. Made between vertical wooden studs must be attached horizontal slats, performing support functions. After one side of the mounted partitions will be ready and trimmed, it is necessary to lay special insulation, wiring and ventilation if necessary. After filling the free space, it is necessary to attach rails drywall sheets.

Instructions how to make a frame for plasterboard (video)

Frame made of profiles for the subsequent installation of drywall to make yourself just enough, just need to put in a little effort.