Last Activity:08-22-2012 12:41 AM
Posted in thread: Deck board spacing on 08-18-2012 at 09:56 AM
How much spacing should I have between decking boards? I'm using 5/4x6 pressure-treated wood
Posted in thread: Bridging on 04-22-2012 at 08:17 PM
I meant, metal bridging or solid blocking between joists?
Posted in thread: Bridging on 04-22-2012 at 07:43 PM
Would you use metal bridging for solid blocking?
Posted in thread: Bouncy joists on 04-08-2012 at 09:50 PM
Is it necessary when trying to eliminate bouncy Joists to use 3/4 inch plywood or can I use
half-inch? Reason I ask is because I have a bunch of half inch sheets left over and was
thinking about just ...
Posted in thread: How to install PVC 4x8 sheets on a ceiling on 04-04-2012 at 07:40 PM
I want a clean look. When using a trim gum the nail heads sit below the surface so I would
puddy over the heads. I'm using PVC do there are no worries of rot.
Posted in thread: How to install PVC 4x8 sheets on a ceiling on 04-04-2012 at 05:35 PM
PVC. U can't predrill if you are using a trim gun. What are you suggesting by predrilling?
Posted in thread: How to install PVC 4x8 sheets on a ceiling on 04-04-2012 at 04:29 PM
I'm putting PVC 4x8 sheets on the ceiling outside to a front door (alcove). After their
installed, tongue and grove boards will go on the side (vertically). When I install the ceiling
I will use const...
Posted in thread: Joists on 03-28-2012 at 06:26 AM
True. Then here is my next question, do I double up on the joist where the legs land? or do I
double up on every joist that falls under the table.
Posted in thread: Joists on 03-27-2012 at 05:19 PM
I saw Holmes on homes do it. So I wanted to see what others had to say. Their 2x10 joists
Posted in thread: Joists on 03-25-2012 at 09:15 PM
I am putting a pool table in my living room and it will weight close to a 1000lbs. I was going
to sister plywood strips to the existing joists to strengthen them. I had a bunch of 1/2 inch