Attaching Studs To Concrete/Which Way - Carpentry - Page 2 - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum


Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Carpentry

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-28-2008, 12:30 PM   #16
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: wisconsin
Posts: 39
Rewards Points: 25
Default

Attaching Studs to Concrete/Which way


you can attach the two by fours with the "4" side against the wall but if you wanted to run electrical or insulate would be hard or use 1" foam. if you just want a wall i would rip 2x4 in half and double your quantity. attach with rawl concrete anchors probably 2 1/2 inch or just a 16d nail and a piece of wire. when you drill don't force the drill and make sure you go in and out to get all of the dust out. buy a new bit it should go in easy.

Advertisement

chad4290 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2008, 09:20 PM   #17
Newbie
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 5
Rewards Points: 10
Default

Attaching Studs to Concrete/Which way


recored a yep and it said to build a floating wall and it takes up room... there is paint for concrete that hides the flaws and i do not know where isaw it
looked nice and works if it is dry
jan2009 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-30-2008, 11:02 AM   #18
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Posts: 31
Rewards Points: 25
Default

Attaching Studs to Concrete/Which way


Since you have a ramset, I would use this to fasten the 2x4's to the concrete floor. You can use 2 1/2 nails with #4 (Yellow) to fasten. These nails are fine for pressure treated. I use Remington. If you get in over your head, drop me a note as I live in Bloomfield. Whenever I am on your side of town, I eat at Luen Hop on Queen Street. Great Chinese food...

Advertisement

duckdown is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
attaching corner bead to metal studs ar2736 Building & Construction 2 10-28-2008 12:32 PM
using 8' studs vs 7'-9" studs RINAIL Carpentry 2 07-10-2008 05:16 PM
Rotten ceiling joist, top & cap plate and studs chuckball Carpentry 3 04-24-2008 11:57 AM
Attaching kitchen cabinets directly to studs with no drywall between nrabate Carpentry 7 08-28-2007 10:01 AM
nails and staples missed studs in garage dingler44 Building & Construction 1 10-11-2006 12:10 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts