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Old 05-27-2011, 05:28 PM   #1
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Ok 2 questions here
1. drywall a ceiling what thickness should I use, I have 16" on center furring strips installed. What size screw also

2. Drywall thickness for my walls on 16" on center 2x4 walls and size screws also.
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In most areas 1/2 inch drywall is good for ceiling and walls---1 1/4" screws.

Check local code some require 5/8" on ceilings --1 5/8" screw.

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