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Old 11-05-2010, 12:45 AM   #1
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Getting a closet insert custom built and am in the process of removing existing door frame. The carpenter needs the header, top plate and a portion of the wall removed and backed up basically to the king studs. I've exposed everything I need to, but one of jack studs and top plate is partly recessed into the sheet rock. Any tips for getting these out cleanly?

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Old 11-05-2010, 12:50 AM   #2
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drill a hole and use a sawzall

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