Here is a drywall taping project that we just started on January 16th for drywall installation and drywall taping.
The location of this site is on Humbervale Blvd. Toronto on the intersection of Bloor Street West and Royal York Road. Image of House From Outside:
This is a house with second floor addition, so we have some renovation job as well as new construction drywall installation and taping.
There are three levels: basement, 1st floor and 2nd floor. We will be performing work on all floors.
Here is a quick overview of the scope of work:
Upper Floor: Installation of Drywall ceiling board on ceiling
Installation of ½ inch regular drywall
North and South Side Wall: Installation of 5/8 inch x type drywall Main Floor:
Installation of ½ inch regular drywall (inside walls and ceiling)
North and South Wall: Installation of 5/8 inch x type drywall
Skim cote on the walls in dining and living rooms
Showers and Kitchens: Installation of dense shield drywall Basement: Ceiling Installation of ½ inch regular drywall
Walls installation of ½ inch regular drywall
Dense shield for laundry room north wall
Basement Framing: wall in the basement Some Framing: Dining Room Ceiling bulk head—4 sides with angled corners
Angled corner wall in the kitchen to conceal the drain pipes in the corner
Build out for future mounting of 3 ductless A/C unit
Shim the walls in living room and dining room Taping: 3 coats and sanded, ready for primer
One return visit for touch ups after primer is applied
The approximate time for this project is 10 labor days.
On January 16th we purchased and delivered all the materials to the site, carrying everything inside the house:
Site preparation is complete and on January 17th the real work will begin.
I will be updating everyone on the process of this project during the week and will be posting some photos of each phase
On January 16th we delivered materials to a commercial site for drywall and taping services. It is located on the corner of Roncesvalles Avenue and Howard Park Avenue.
This used to be a Dominion Bank Building of 2 floors plus basement level and now will be renovated into office space for a company called GEOSCAPE Contracting: http://www.geoscapecontracting.com/
Here is what will be performed during the 10 labour days: 2nd Floor:
· Taping of new drywall (washroom and kitchen area)
· Hallway and Staircase from second floor to first floor —skim cote on plaster 1st Floor:
· Installation of corner bids
· Skim cote on the walls
· Taping of new drywall on ceiling
· Skim cote of plaster on ceiling Basement:
· Taping of all new drywall (walls and ceiling)
· Removal of construction debris in garbage bin
The project started on January 16th and will end on January 26th if there are no changes to the scope of work from owner. Before Images:
This is the second floor of the building before renovation.
Windows on second floor of building before renovation
Bottom Left Image: second floor ceiling
We started installation of ceilings on the first floor of the building:
Taping of new drywall on the ceiling area on first floor
As always I am taking some shots of the condition of site before renovation and will be updating you on the process of this work throughout the week.