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Old 01-17-2009, 09:34 PM   #1
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I'm putting in a new subfloor. Do I use screws or nails? Do I leave a space between plywood sheets? Any other tips?????

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You can use either nails or screws although gluing and screwing will be a better option. Use construction adhesive and subfloor screws. They are different than your typical drywall-style screw.

Yes, leave 1/8" gap between sheets, stagger seams.


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