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Jpscherer 09-23-2011 05:41 PM

Metal studs
How do I nail moulding to metal studs? Thx

Bud Cline 09-23-2011 05:42 PM

You don't.:)

sixeightten 09-23-2011 05:56 PM

Trim screws.

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Ron6519 09-23-2011 07:14 PM

I'm sure this is a little late in the project, but here goes.
When using metal studs, I install 1/2" ply at the base to nail the trim into. I also add wood 2x4's around the doors and windows so I can nail the trim on.
Trim screws will work on painted moldings. Not so well on stained.

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