Dec , plank wall prep Step Find studs and mark with chalk lines Use your stud finder to find the studs in your wall and mark with a pencil Once you have your marks, create a chalk line to mark all of your studs This is where and nailgun! To protect your eyes, be sure to wear M Clear Plastic Safety Glasses.
Place a rubber gasket over the strainer on the backside of the tub Thread Predrill inch diameter screw holes through the tub s flange, then fasten the tub to the wall studs with ? inch long decking screws Use a Tighten tub spout to shower wall, and then screw the chrome plated strainer to the tub drain .
Jun , A basement is usually more accessible than an attic, and tends to house a mix of items ranging from furniture to paper products, as well as stacks of family memorabilia When properly utilized, a basement can add much needed storage space for your home, instead of being that black hole where things are
May , Today I have an update on our basement bathroom renovation after some weeks off for finishing classes and doing other projects, we made significant Power corded drill for mixing Concrete mixing paddle attachment for drill Flat sided trowel for smoothing Old plastic cup for pouring the concrete out.
Oct , We started by removing the paneling and drop ceiling (goodbye gold, paint splattered ceiling tiles)! Hello, randomly insulated wall studs Seriously Why would there be insulation in one bay You find all sorts of interesting things when you demo Tearing Out Paneling At first my hubby wasn t too keen on
Using a cordless drill to attach a piece of vinyl downspout a wall stud Joe Truini Insert a drywall screw in the hole and attach the downspout vertically to the wall about from the floor Attach the top Joe Truini I was at the home center store recently and I noticed that they sell inch long section of plastic downspout.
For the easiest install, choose a nonload bearing wall, and mark the location of the studs using a stud finder Position the template on Whether your wall is drywall or plasteror, like ours, drywall installed over damaged plasterhang plastic sheeting around the area to minimize dust while cutting You can use painter s
Jul , Duds behind studs Sometimes a promising find turns out to go nowhere User captainsursea equates it to Geraldo Rivera s popping open Al Capone s My husband and I did a massive renovation, and he found this document folded up and stuffed between two beams in the basement, mtzchicadee says.
Nov , This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to warm up a chilly concrete wall The stud wall also give you plenty of room for electrical work. i used those pink sheets in my basement and i all i got out of the is a lot of moisture, both sides are covered with plastic when i removed them they
May , reep kitchener Ontario renovation green building photo basement Ben explains the basement The walls are insulated with R worth of polyurethane foam, seven inches sprayed between and behind x studs A dimpled plastic drainage layer separates the insulation from the exterior wall any moisture
Dec , ) Fiberglass batt insulation between studs (like is done still to this day in most basements) with plastic sheet in front of batts ) Fiberglass batt insulation with plastic behind There s some debate over options and which is best You may want to check with your local town inspector to see his preference,
Mar , The Problem Steve and his crew began the process of removing the old double doors leading from a basement to the outdoors Save What you re seeing here is a header built with a × bottom plate, × cripple studs, and a × top plate resting on the adjacent block walls This header spans a
Nov , Even with drywall up, you can run fish line to add wiring whereas with romex stapled to studs, once the drywall is up, you cannot modify or rerun wiring without tearing down the Plan on needing pieces to run an average sized basement Jason s electrical page talks about the plastic blue boxes.
May , a footer beam operable to support said wall panel on a surface, said footer beam oriented horizontally when said wall panel is installed into a basement foundation an upper bond beam located vertically above said footer beam and oriented generally parallel thereto a plurality of generally vertical stud