Framer-back drywall fasteners are applied to the stud before the drywall is installed. Framer-back fasteners make wooden corner and ceiling backing as well as other wood backup obsolete and will save you time, money and materials. With Framer-backs you can eliminate a stud at every corner. Easily adjust for framing inaccuracies up to with width of the stud. Save carpentry, electrical, plumbing and HVAC installation time. Framer-backs will reduce costly callbacks due to ceiling / partition separation from truss uplift. Produce hard-fastened corners by attaching intersecting wallboard panels to a common stud. Eliminate cut blanket installation at the corners. Save your customer energy by eliminating uninsulated stud boxes at corners and partition intersections.
Lets talk code! Prest-On drywall fasteners are the only code complaint back-up fastener that complies with ICC ESR-1812. Warnock Hersey tested Prest-on drywall fasteners for one and two hour walls and ceilings. Prest-on fasteners are the only back-up fasteners approved by model codes for use in residential, commercial and multiple housing construction. Prest-on fasteners meet the wind and seismic force values noted in 25-I, ICBO. Tested under ASTM E72-80 for structural adequacy by National Gypsum Labs. The Prest-on Framer-back fasteners are approved for use with steel studs.
Prest-on is your key to quicker, easier, money-saving drywall installation & repair!