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Old 09-23-2011, 04:41 PM   #1
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How do I nail moulding to metal studs? Thx

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Trim screws.

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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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