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Fire Resistance

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Fire Resistance | 01/24/2024

Comparing Type X vs. Type C gypsum board

Understand the terminology for gypsum board use in fire-rated assemblies

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Fire Resistance | 12/06/2023

How to build fire-rated wall assemblies from one side

Asymmetric wall assemblies from National Gypsum are designed to provide fire ratings where access is limited

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Fire Resistance | 11/27/2023

The best cement board solutions for stoves and fireplaces

Save installation time with two UL-listed cement board products from PermaBASE Building Products

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Fire Resistance | 11/08/2023

Control Joints: What you need to know

Specifying and installing drywall control joints to prevent cracking

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Fire Resistance | 10/09/2023

Designing shaft enclosures for wood-frame buildings

Find solutions for wood-frame design problems in The Wood Book

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Fire Resistance | 09/29/2023

Understanding shaftwall design in commercial construction

Get answers to 10 common questions about shaftwall and stairwell enclosures for commercial buildings

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