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  1. Building & Construction
    Sorry another post. So I got my first load of 2x3's in. But the PT 2x3's are only 2 1/8" wide. I'm wondering if that's normal? Will this be too thin for a good solid wall base plate? I was thinking of a couple options if it is too thin: 1. Use regular 2x3 and apply a water proof sealer to...
  2. Building & Construction
    1. What is the proper spacing of nails when attaching the bottom stud plate to the concrete floor? 2. Since I'm using PT studs for the bottom plates do I still need to put a visqueen barrier or sill foam between them and the concrete floor? 3. What is the best way to frame a single door...
  3. Building & Construction
    Hi guys, I have a rental built in the 1950's and recently had one of the nastiest tenants known to man move out and destroy the place. I ripped out carpet, flooring, everything. Long story short, I ran into a weak spot in the kitchen after ripping up some tile. From past expierence, I expected...
  4. Electrical
    can't secure the new light so i put the old light back. thx for all of you.
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