DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > Windows and Doors > concrete screw spacing in buck boards




Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-26-2006, 05:27 AM  
Mudball
Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 53
Default concrete screw spacing in buck boards

How far apart would you space the concrete block anchor screws on the treated buck boards for a window opening ?
Also would you anchor dead center of board or one on each edge of correct spacing ?
Thanks

PS. I have the Kwiktap flat head screws which means they have the wood screw looking beveled countersinking type head.



__________________
Mudball is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-26-2006, 08:30 AM  
inspectorD
Housebroken
HRT_MODERATOR.png
 
inspectorD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Litchfield, CT
Posts: 4,094
Liked 125 Times on 105 Posts
Likes Given: 319

Default Keep it simple

I don't know what your town will say,
but I would go every 16 inches and on the sides about 1 1/2inches in.

__________________

Just My
Made in the

inspectorD is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-27-2006, 07:29 AM  
Mudball
Member
 
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 53
Default

Thank you inspectorD. That sound like a very good suggestion of distance to go by. I will have to go measure for some +/- distances for my application in each window but sounds like that will work out great.
Thanks

__________________
Mudball is offline  
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply


Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Concrete porch and steps rookiepb Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 4 11-07-2008 06:10 AM
Concrete work in my back yard kanetkark Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 1 05-25-2008 06:39 AM
Patch/seal a concrete seam in cold weather - how to? Quattro Bricks, Masonry and Concrete 21 01-10-2008 08:37 AM

Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS