All about Drywall

Let’s talk about the best creation in the construction industry – Drywall. Over the years it evolved to a perfect combination of paper and gypsum. You might’ve heard its other well known names such as plasterboard, sheetrock or gypsum board. Drywall is a great material to work with.

Here are few types of most popular and helpful drywall:

Standard drywall.

First of all in our list is Standard plasterboard. These regular panels can be installed in any room of your house. Standard drywall usually comes in variety of  thicknesses: 1/2 inch, 1/4 inch or 5/8 inch. After a proper and professional drywall installation, you can do any desirable design with various products, including paint, wallpaper or wood paneling.


Moisture resistant or Mold-resistant drywall.

Another most popular gypsum board is Moisture resistant drywall or Greenboard. They are designed to meet safety codes and help to prevent your family home from a harmful to your health mold and usually installed in bathrooms and also basements.

Fire-resistant drywall.

For those, who already started custom home project, know that the city requires to install Fire resistant drywall. For even more protection of your home, it is certainly a necessity to install it in your garage, kitchen and fireplace room.


Finally, almost everyone has noisy neighbors behind the wall, not to mention an annoying street noise which gives your family a headache. In this case, soundproofing is the answer! By soundproofing a desired room or space of your home, you will prevent noise from traveling in and out. As a result you and your family will have many noise-free nights.

There are many types of drywall, we just listed only few of them. To make sure you have a proper installation, we certainly suggest to ask a professional to do that for you. Because by doing that not only you will save yourself some time but money as well. By hiring Royal Drywall, you will see how fast and perfect drywall installation can be. You also won’t buy materials in small quantities and pay the retail price, as we will provide materials by the wholesale price.

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Improved Soundproofing Options


To prevent noise from your lovely neighbors and a busy street entering your house or escaping to another room – Soundproofing is the best option.

Do you have a room that needs some special attention for soundproofing or you’re building your house from the scratch and planning which walls, floors and ceilings need to be soundproof? We bet you’re planning on placing wood or steel studs filled with Roxul safe and sound batting, MLV sheeting on the steel studs and double 5/8 drywall with green glue in between. Sounds complicated and expensive. But what if we tell you, that there is a NEW, CHEAPER and EASIER WAY to soundproof. Yes, it exists!


RefleXor, is a thermo-acoustic membrane made from 100% recycled polyester fibres laminated to a metallic film. Its membrane has a thickness of 0.039” and it comes in roll sizes 4’ x 50’. The RefleXor, which is light and easy to handle, offers a continuous and effective sound barrier that will help the soundproofing process.

To install it you will simply need to apply the RefleXor membrane on the first layer of drywall using T50 (or similar) staples leaving a 4” overlap at the floor, at the ceiling and at any other seam, with the gold side facing the inside of the room. Then install the second layer of drywall conventionally, once the gold RefleXor membrane is in place and it’s done, no acoustic sealant is needed! This innovative wall and ceiling system, which combine RefleXor, minimize the complexities of soundproofing while offering superior results.

RefleXor is also a strong vapour barrier with unparalleled soundproofing properties, as well as a barrier against the transmission of odours, carbon monoxide, smoke and the development of mould.

Sounds good to believe and need more information about this magical material, visit, there you can find more materials how to properly install and order it.

We’ve worked with The RefleXor at our last project and can confidently say, that RefleXor is the perfect solution for any interior wall structure, ceiling, or interior partition for all soundproofing and vapour barrier needs. It is definitely the future of a better and easier soundproofing.

If you are a homeowner and not sure how to handle it by yourself, you can always call or email us and we will provide you with a free of charge quote, and install it for you.