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byn 02-29-2012 07:30 PM

framing walls to concrete block basement walls
 
my basement is concrete block walls...I now want to use wood for framework prior to insulation and sheet rock....how do i attach the wood framing to the blocks

TarheelTerp 02-29-2012 08:01 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by byn (Post 866970)
...how do i attach the wood framing to the blocks?

You don't.
Use rigid insulation (foam) boards against the block...
then set the 2x4wall in front of that attached to the joists above and floor below.

Beepster 02-29-2012 09:32 PM

Google "How to frame a basement" and watch a few of the million You Tube vids.

B

mae-ling 03-01-2012 01:09 AM

Do a search on this forum for basement insulation.


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