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Old 10-01-2011, 07:14 PM   #1
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When framing a basement what should I install in the corners so I have somewhere to screw the drywall to?

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Cool thank you. Helpful. I had 1x6's that yeas going to screw.
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several methods can be used.. you can can install a L-stud using a 2x6 which will catch the joining g wall and create backing on the opposite side of teh wall
. another method is to use up scraps and block between the studs where the joining wall meets.. putting blockin at 0' 2', 4' 6' 8' ,

or frame the wall the way its done for steel stud, frame the first wall sheet it, then build the next wall . this method is more designed for achieving proper fire ratings for commercial construction but still holds the wall
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