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06-11-17, 01:22 AM
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Posted By jushui

Marksr, My "basement" is above grade so my...

Marksr,

My "basement" is above grade so my walls are just wood stud and not concrete.

Could I screw furring strips vertically through the existing drywall and into the existing stud?

Then...
06-11-17, 01:16 AM
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Views: 1,028
Posted By jushui

This is kind of what I was thinking since it...

This is kind of what I was thinking since it seemed like a "easy-ish" thing to do but dry wall only comes in 5/8" thickness at my local home depot.

The worst walls stick out about 1" so the...
06-11-17, 12:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,953
Posted By jushui

Hey thanks for the reply. You set me on a google...

Hey thanks for the reply. You set me on a google search path and here is what I did. What do you think?

I ended up filling the gap with backer rod foam insulation and then sealing it with a latex...
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Views: 637
Posted By jushui

Hi my slab is not below grade. Most of the...

Hi my slab is not below grade.

Most of the floor will be laminate with a small section in tile, I was just assuming that if i did install a subfloor I would want the tile and laminate to be as...
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Views: 637
Posted By jushui

Installing laminate and tile on slab. Is this a good idea?

Hi I just pulled up my old flooring, all that was there was a layer of laminate, a layer of underlay, a layer of vinyl tiles and then the concrete slab.

Saw this video on youtube.

Good idea or...
06-10-17, 01:40 AM
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Views: 1,028
Posted By jushui

Existing drywall recessed on concrete foundation. What can I do?

Hi not sure why my house is like this but I'm about to do a renovation and would like to find a way to bring my drywall over or at flush to the concrete so I can install my baseboards properly.
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06-10-17, 01:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,953
Posted By jushui

Gap between concrete slab and foundation

Hi my basement suite has had ant infestations every summer and they seemed to be coming from this gap between the slab and the foundation.

I'm finally doing a renovation now and gutted the whole...
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