Walls & Ceilings

Welcome to Walls & Ceilings, the wall and ceiling industry's premier publication. If you're an interior or exterior wall and ceiling contractor, architect, manufacturer, supplier or distributor, you'll want to check this site often. We cover all aspects of the industry: drywall, lath and plaster, stucco, ceilings and acoustics, Exterior Insulation & Finishing Systems (EIFS), fireproofing, steel framing and architectural decorative ornamentation, insulation, windows/doors, trims/moldings, spray textures and paints.

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R.L. Reppertâs CEO Rick Reppert (left) and President Ric Reppert at the companyâs headquarters in Emmaus, Pa.

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Wichitaâs Danny Satterfield Drywall works throughout the whole state of Kansas, providing quality service from state line to state line.

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South Valley Drywallâs Garrett (left) and Travis Vap in Orlando, Fla.

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The Saint-Gobain Gypsum International Trophy Competition in Lisbon showcased around 87 different projects from dozens of participating countries.

June 2018
Vol.81, No.6  18.14 MB

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Employees of Benson Industries pose with an image of the One World Trade Center.

May 2018
Vol.81, No.5  22.55 MB

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Level 5 Inc. pose at a recent high-end residential project.

April 2018
Vol.81, No.4  14.68 MB

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Acoustic Ceiling & Partition's President Garrett Wickham and Vice President Kyle Young.

March 2018
Vol.81, No.3  25.04 MB

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Members of KHS&S's Orlando office team that worked on the Enzo's Hideaway at Disney Springs, Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (From L-R): Bobby McCarthy, Neal Harris, Jr., Scott Little and Ryan Smith. Photo by Widoffphoto

February 2018
Vol.81, No.2  16.41 MB

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From the Lone Star State, members of Garland Insulating's senior staff. (From L-R): Hayden Drum, Sholana Wells, Ahndrea Gamboa, Chris Cancila and Ferrell Drum.

January 2018
Vol.81, No.1  17.44 MB

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Pontiac Partition and Ceiling and Turner Brooks made a joint venture to work on Detroitâs latest entertainment facility Little Caesars Arena. Photo by Karen McConnell

December 2017
Vol.80, No.12  11.54 MB

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Heartland Acoustics & Interiors are named this year's Contractor of 2017. (From L-R): Joseph Roberson, Randall Larson, Marty Romero, Micah Bechard, Jason, Aaron Jenkinson, Geoff Johnson, Kyle Zentz, and Jason Gordon (front center). Photo by Meishach Moore.

November 2017
Vol.80, No.11  17.16 MB

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Advanced Drywall Partners in Indianapolis, shot autumn 2017. (From L-R Front Row): Raul Moreno, Robert Thomas, Edwin ("Lin") Saville Jr., Brooklyn Maule; (L-R Back Row) Maxwell Ward, Chris Smith, JJ Maule and D.J. Meder.

October 2017
Vol.80, No.10  17.23 MB

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80th Anniversary Issue

September 2017
Vol.80, No.9  14.64 MB

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Performance Contracting's Portland Interiors Branch employees: (From L-R) Senior Project Manager Trent Fisher, Senior Estimator Blake Moser and General Manager Heath Hansen. Photo by Ben Norwood of Quicksilver Studios.

August 2017
Vol.80, No.8  20.78 MB

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Oregonâs Western Partitions' senior staff at its Portland headquarters.

July 2017
Vol.80, No.7  17.91 MB

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Since 1971, Murray Drywall has established a long history of providing the highest quality workmanship in the industry. Photographed in Las Vegas, President Jim Murray (seated) and Vice President Greg Murray. Photo by Meishach Moore.

June 2017
Vol.80, No.6  24.67 MB

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Drywall Nation's (from L-R) Brian Kitchin and Nick Aitchison develop their company through use of social media and web- based platforms. Photo taken by Meishach Moore.

May 2017
Vol.80, No.5  14.19 MB

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Artistic Drywall's Bernie Mitchell in front of one of his elaborate sculptors. Photo by Steve Grimes of Grimes Photo

April 2017
Vol.80, No.4  23.30 MB

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Master Interiors is booming in the Mid-Atlantic. The companyâs Project Manager Jeff Faull and Site Superintendent Billy Gregory. Photo by Steve Michael, Multivista Construction Documentation

March 2017
Vol.80, No.3  37.66 MB

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Ohioâs Valley Interior's (from L-R) CEO Mike Strawser, President Jeff Hudepohl and COO John Strawser. Photo by Chris Cone Photography.

February 2017
Vol.80, No.2  63.86 MB

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This month, W&C focuses on five women throughout the U.S. that share their experiences and wisdom on the industry. From top middle rotating clockwise: Kim DeBacco, Patti Paraschuk, Debbie Hauanio, Nora Degnan and Chris Pomeroy. Photo courtesy of USG.

January 2017
Vol.80, No.1  28.81 MB

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Professional Drywall Construction at the UMASS Project in Amherst, Mass. (From L-R, back row): Nick Shaink, Tom Pickreign, Rick Dermody, Mark Chevalier; (L-R, front row:) John Kendzierski, Eileen Bodeur, Mike Izzo, Ron Perry and Christian Bourdeau.

December 2016
Vol.79, No.12  17.56 MB

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Gal Gadi of Triad Drywall shot in Atlanta. Photo by Anmarie Van Wetering, of DV Photo Video.

November 2016
Vol.79, No.11  98.51 MB

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H.J. Martin and Son Inc. celebrate 85th anniversary with one of its most successful annual margins in recent times.

Row 1 (L-R): Joseph Martin, Edward Martin, David Martin
Row 2 (L-R): Jay Hussong, Tim Boland
Row 3 (L-R): Barry Christenson, Ray Racette, Tina Derner, Ron Racette, Craig Nero, Wyatt Tompkins
Row 4 (L-R): Graig Boyle, Joel Johnson

October 2016
Vol.79, No.10  70.69 MB

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Trinity Drywall and Plastering Systems' Drywall and Plaster Superintendents Steve Johnston and Nestor Castillo. Photo by Ed Hiller.

September 2016
Vol.79, No.9  58.69 MB

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Acousti Engineering senior staff. The company recently installed decorative metal ceiling systems at Florida State University. Photo by Bob Perzel

August 2016
Vol.79, No.8  221.11 MB

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Grand Rapids, Mich.- based contractor Titan Interiors.
From L-R: Rudy and Muhamed Kadiric.

July 2016
Vol.79, No.7  55.95 MB

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The Saint-Gobain Gypsum International Trophy Competition in Prague showcased 89 different projects from 35 participating countries. From L-R: Chris Chisholm of Tartan Interiors, Aaron Ensley of Oregon Interiors and Tim Vaughn of PARIC Corp. Photo taken by Franck Alasseur Photographe.

June 2016
Vol.79, No.6  84.88 MB

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Anning-Johnson staff at the College of Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta. (From L-R): Construction Manager Corey Bolden, Superintendents Donnie Medina, Stacy Peek and LeShay Grant. Photo by Lauren Jeffares.

May 2016
Vol.79, No.5  66.56 MB

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Sharpe Interiors of greater Los Angeles. Its executive staff (from L-R): Steve Sharpe, Keith Costanzo, Ryan Ramos, Jeff M. Bernards, Kenney Asmus and Fayez Zorob.

April 2016
Vol.79, No.4  36.25 MB

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Executive members of King Co. in New Orleans. (From L-R): Scott Geary, Cyd Geary, Andy Ander- son, Jeff Geary and Rob Mims. Photo by George Long Photography Inc.

March 2016
Vol.79, No.3  66.92 MB

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F. Richard Wilton Jr. of Virginia's executive team. (From L-R:) Bottom: Russell Winfree, Lewis Melton, Will Robbins, Gary Hoover Top Row: Taylor Brannan, Melissa Brannan, Scott Brannan

February 2016
Vol.79, No.2  50.97 MB

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Advanced Stucco is a Florida-based, industry leader in all things stucco. Its President Joe Brooks is this month's cover star. Photo by Brooke Trace.

January 2016
Vol.79, No.1  66.46 MB

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Kirk Giordano sits in the cen- ter of his family, also known as his colleagues, who have helped establish a well known presence on YouTube with their how-to videos.

December 2015
Vol.78, No.12  42.84 MB

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Century Drywall at a recent job site project in Boston. Photography courtesy of joegreene- photo.com/Creative - Cyclone Interactive

November 2015
Vol.78, No.11  82.65 MB

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Tom Donnelly, owner of Donnelly Stucco. Photo by Cynthia Y. McCann.

October 2015
Vol.78, No.10  48.36 MB

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Traditions Lath & Stucco Inc.'s owners, Joel O'Haver (left) and Jason Sweeney (right). Photo by Cynthia Y. McCann.

September 2015
Vol.78, No.9  50.09 MB

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F.L. Crane & Sons' Inc. would be Austin, Texas Division President Ron Molleur; Construction Technology Specialist Justin Robbins; Corporate President Mike Heering, and; Jackson, Miss., Division President Chip McAlpin. Photo credit: Cynthia Y. McCann.

August 2015
Vol.78, No.8  63.99 MB

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Part of our 2015 Top 50 Contractors, President Jeff Genova of New Image Drywall in Pueblo, Colo.

July 2015
Vol.78, No.7  36.37 MB

Sands Drywall, based in Sioux City, S.D., continues its upward growth throughout the Plains. (From L-R) President Ryan Rademacher, CEO, Owner and Founder Greg Sands, and Vice President Jared Swenson.

June 2015
Vol.78, No.6  75.21 MB

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Jason and Yamila Bertoniere on Canal Street, in New Orleans.

May 2015
Vol.78, No.5  42.67 MB

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The new Shake Shack in Las Vegas. From left to right: Estimator/PM Tim Michaels, Foreman Mike Singleton, and Superintendent Mike Morgan. Photos by Bob Perzel.

April 2015
Vol.78, No.4  64.25 MB

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Raymond Group's President/COO Jim Watson (L) and CEO Travis Winsor at the Pacific City Project in Huntington Beach, Calif. The owners of this project is DJM Capital Partners.

March 2015
Vol.78, No.3  64.25 MB

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Reitter Stucco and Supply staff at its Columbus, Ohio headquarters. (From L-R) Dustin Wilshire, Kyle, Fritz, Bobby and Jack Reitter.
Image by Rick Buchanan Photography.

February 2015
Vol.78, No.2  69.85 MB

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Legacy Specialties' Larry Thomas (L) and Daniel Bunn. Photo by Heather Cliff

January 2015
Vol.78, No.1  93.33 MB

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James River Exteriors of Richmond, Va. (from L-R, back row): Shane Burnette (VP), Mike Chaney (President/Owner), Clay Butner, Brian Burnette (VP); (front row): Wayne Young, Ed Hunter and Paul Rafferty.

December 2014
Vol.77, No.12  46.94 MB

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Walls & Ceilings' 2014 Contractor of the Year: Lone Sun Builders. Project Manager Mason Karnas (left) and President Chet Karnas (right). Photo by Derek Stout.

November 2014
Vol.77, No.11  59.69 MB

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Jerry and Brenda Reicks of JARCO, a large wall and ceiling contractor located in Sioux City, Iowa and Sioux Falls, S.D. Photo by Karen McConnell.

October 2014
Vol.77, No.10  67.88 MB

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Todd and Bob Heimerl of Mowery-Thomason Inc. Photo by Karen McConnell

September 2014
Vol.77, No.9  58.92 MB

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Walls & Ceilings' 2014 annual roundtable participants at this year's FWCCA convention in Orlando, Fla. From left to right: Charles Wiggins, Alec Mason, Kyle Bondurant, Scott Rollins, Adam Eckelbarger and Tom Thrift. Photo by Mark Taulbee Photography

August 2014
Vol.77, No.8  59.93 MB

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Austin, Texas's Structura Inc. is a specialty general contractor that has a wall and ceiling division. From L-R are Co-owners Russell "Rusty" Morgan and Kevin Jones.

July 2014
Vol.77, No.7  48.76 MB

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The Saint-Gobain Gypsum International Trophy Competition in Berlin showcased 87 different projects from 33 participating countries. From L-R: GCCM Construction Services LLC's Owner Sy Safi, Capital Drywall Systems' Giovanni (John) and Lucia Criscione, Concetta and Francesco (Frank) Panaia, and Architect Clive Pohl of Pohl Rosa Pohl. Photo taken by Raphaela Schiller and courtesy of Behrendt & Rausch Fotografie GbR.

June 2014
Vol.77, No.6  86.94 MB

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Island Acoustics' Field Supervisor of Taping/Foreman James Damson, Vice President of Operations and Project Manager Matt Iacona and General Field Supervisor Russ Demri. Photo by Heather A Johnson Photography LLC.

May 2014
Vol.77, No.5  74.75 MB

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A few of W&C's Generation Next during the INTEX Expo in Las Vegas April 2-3. From left to right, Sergio Montoya from Baker Triangle, Garrett Vap from South Valley Drywall Inc., and Brian Exl from OCP Contractors. Photo by Karen McConnell.

April 2014
Vol.77, No.4  53.65 MB

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Dillon Construction Services work on the Unitarian Church of Charleston in South Carolina. (From L-R) DCS's Mark Hiers, Lance Dillon, Kirk Dillon and Hank Bauer.

March 2014
Vol.77, No.3  142.92 MB

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Recreation Development Co.'s Vice President Sonny Nelson (left) and Project Manager Spencer DeMille standing in front of Las Vegas's SlotZilla -- a slot-machine-themed tower with a direct applied EIFS application.

February 2014
Vol.77, No.2  46.46 MB

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Granite State Acoustics recently installed Armstrong ceiling systems to a new facility at Pinkerton Academy, in Derry, N.H.
(From L-R): Mike Mara, George Roy, Jim Duval, Eric Martel, Matt Whitman, Steve Henault, Tim Bouchard,
John Wyman, Jennifer Wyman
and Kathleen Brown.

January 2014
Vol.77, No.1  61.03 MB

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Western Partitions applied 120,000-square-feet of Sto's fluid applied air/moisture barrier system and 55,000-square-feet of direct applied Sto Textured Coatings for the University of Washington Football Stadium Project. (From L-R) Western Partitions' Plastering Division Estimator & Project Manager Mike Campbell, Evergreen Building Products' President/ Owner Chris Burrows, and Western Partitions' Plastering Foreman Jeff Campbell. Photo by Leslie Lindskog.