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Nail in Wood

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Installing Wood Studs on a Wall

Installing Wood Studs on a Wall:

If you are trying to install wood studs with the wide edge facing flat against a wall, there is a special name for it. The studs are called “furring strips” since they are not load-bearing. Either 2-by-2-inch, 2-by-3-inch or even 2-by-4-inch stud boards can be used for this project. This technique is used to support drywall over a plaster, wood... Read full guide »