Installation Guide

How to Install Habito

Although tougher, stronger and more versatile, installing Habito is no different to ordinary plasterboard solutions. But there are a few key areas where installation can be made easier.

Cutting Less than 150MM

What you will need:

  • A measuring tape
  • A handsaw, a jigsaw or circular plunge saw
  • A fine-tooth saw
Cutting more than 150mm

What you will need:

  • A measuring tape
  • A standard retractable knife
  • A surform
How to Cut Sockets & Openings

What you will need:

  • A measuring tape
  • A drill
  • An electrical reciprocating tool with a jigsaw or drywall cutter fitted
  • A hole saw (for pipes)
How to Dot & Dab to Blockwork

What you will need:

  • Trowel
  • Drywall adhesive
  • Plasterboard packers
  • Foot lifter
How to Install Timber Frame & Metal Frame

What you will need:

  • Impact screwdriver
  • Habito Installation screw
  • A handsaw
  • Jigsaw or reciprocating saw
  • A standard retractable knife