Universal Interiors has been providing drywall and metal stud installation since 1989 and the owners have been installing drywall since 1968. With their experience you will be confident that your project will be completed to beyond your expectations. Installing drywall and metal studs is an art in itself. Knowing what product to use is very important to the finishes that are required at the end of the project. Our drywall and metal stud installers are union trained carpenters, along with owners experience we are able to provide a finish that you will be completely satisfied with.


Universal Interiors provides the installation of drywall on metal stud partitions either non-rated or rated walls consisting of either 1/2″ or 5/8 drywall. One and Two hour rated walls for stairwells and elevators are our specialty. These systems consist of either metal studs with one or two layers of drywall on each side for one or two hour protection, or the Shaftwall system, consisting of the Shaftwall studs with one inch shaftliner panel and one or two layers of drywall. Installing drywall on ceilings walls can be complicated this is where we stand out, knowing how to properly install drywall on the ceiling walls takes a bit of knowledge such as knowing where to have drywall joints break on the ceiling and walls layout is critical to the finish and we know how to do this.


Universal Interiors provides the installation of interior metal stud framing along with suspended drywall ceiling framing. Metal stud framing is the start of the project; the framing has to be install accurate so all finishes that follow will be installed in the approved manner. Interior metal stud framing usually consist of 25gage, 20gage, and even 18gage and 16gage studs and track. We can provide our expertise to recommend the correct metal stud framing that you will need for your project.


Universal Interiors provides the installation of exterior metal stud framing. Most projects require 18gage and 16gage and even 14gage and 12gage metal stud framing. Once again, the metal stud framing is the start of the project and the framing has to be install accurate so all finishes that follow will be installed accurately. We will provide our expertise to recommend the correct application for the project.

When it comes to commercial applications, fireproofing is a crucial element that should never be overlooked. Insuring the safety of the building occupants and the property itself is of utmost importance. Universal Interior’s history and track record in Fireproofing has been the first choice for many of the top General Contractors in the industry for over 20 years. We only uses high-quality fireproofing materials and are always equipped with the latest tools and equipment. We work with leading manufacturers to ensure that the materials we use are of the highest standard. Along with our knowledge and expertise, this helps guarantee that the fireproofing solution we provide will withstand the test of time, protect the building and its occupants in case of fire.


Lathe and plaster construction is a traditional building method with a long and rich history. It is known for its durability, acoustic insulation properties, and fire resistance. Modern materials and methods ensure that today’s lathe and plaster projects deliver superb finishes that are highly resistant to the elements. Universal’s approach to lathe and plaster work is rooted in a relentless commitment to quality control. Our team understands the details that must be considered at every step to achieve a flawless, durable finish. Along with artisanal, hands-on expertise, we deploy modern technologies to eliminate guesswork and complete work on time.

At Nevell Group, we specialize in providing top-notch exterior insulation finishing systems (EIFS) installation services to a variety of commercial applications. Our team of experienced NFPA 285 and waterproofing experts possess the necessary technical knowledge and skills to ensure that your EIFS installation project is completed to the highest standards. 

 Additional Services

Access Panels – We provide and install all major manufacturers, such as Acudor, Bauco, and Milcor to name a few.

Acoustical Tile Ceilings Systems – We install Armstrong, Chicago Metallic, and USG. Let our experienced ceiling professionals assist in identifying the right systems for your specific needs.

Doors, Frames, and Hardware – We can provide and/or install hollow metal doors and frames. We can also provide Aluminum door and window frames, wood doors and hardware to complete your project. Schedule, Hager, Norton , Yale, and Von Duprin are some of the manufacturers that we work with.

Demolition – Soft demolition of drywall partitions, ceilings.

Fiber-reinforced Plastic (FRP) Panels – For applications ranging from restrooms, high traffic areas, to kitchens and laboratory environments.

Insulation – Ceiling and wall insulation. Let us work with you to select the best thermal insulation to realize energy cost savings and acoustic insulation for optimal performance.

Millwork Installation – If you have some custom millwork ready to put in; we can provide top quality professional installation.

Wood Framing and Plywood – We can provide fire treated lumber and plywood for all conditions, ranging from backing for shelving to security barrier systems.