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Old 10-05-2012, 05:25 PM   #1
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Fasteners for 1/2" plaster over block


Need to hang curtain rods on walls that are 1/2" - 5/8" plaster over concrete block.

What kind of fastener will work? Thanks.

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Fasteners for 1/2" plaster over block


No insulation? No straping on the wall?
Use a Tap-Con screw. Going to need a hammer drill and a masonry bit.

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They are curtain rods,use plastic anchors like you would in sheetrock.
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