Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Building & Construction

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-30-2011, 03:05 AM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 1
Rewards Points: 10
Default

I need to build a soffit


i have an existing finished room where i want to build a soffit. With Ceiling Joists running perpendicular, i have not problem, but where i want to but the soffit on the adjoining wall, there is no ceiling joists to tie into...how do i do that?

qkracer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2011, 03:54 AM   #2
Contractor - Renovations
 
fungku's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 260
Rewards Points: 250
Default

I need to build a soffit


Quote:
Originally Posted by qkracer View Post
i have an existing finished room where i want to build a soffit. With Ceiling Joists running perpendicular, i have not problem, but where i want to but the soffit on the adjoining wall, there is no ceiling joists to tie into...how do i do that?
Blocking along the length of where you want it.

fungku is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Vinyl Perf Soffit over Wood - No Vents nickelshine Roofing/Siding 18 05-29-2012 09:12 AM
Basement Fireblocking within HVAC Soffit ssmith147 Building & Construction 3 12-31-2009 06:36 AM
How to gently remove (aluminum) soffit? superfly Roofing/Siding 1 09-06-2009 09:15 PM
Help with installing aluminum soffit and fascia Boontucky Roofing/Siding 3 09-01-2009 07:47 PM
Another Ridge Vent, Gable vent and soffit question (??) davco Roofing/Siding 2 04-30-2007 11:14 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.