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  1. zepper

    Cutting inspection holes in walls?

    Hey guys, If this belongs in General or some other place, my apologies (and admin, feel free to move it). But you "wall guys" seemed a good place to start. On the view side of our house, we're preparing to: Move an exterior door to the adjacent wall, replacing a door-width window there...
  2. beetz12

    Need advice on drywall backing

    Hi everyone, this is my first post. My wife and I just recently acquired our first investment property. The house was built in the 1940s and has been neglected for most of that time. It is a single family house that's been converted to a duplex and some of the modifications done are quite...
  3. mynewoldhouse

    Just bought my first house. One room has fiberboard walls - can/should we replace?

    while there are a multitude of things that we'd like to do, replacing these (in our opinion, ugly) fiberboard walls is close to the top. this fiberboard looks like patched up cardboard. that said, i am not yet a DIY'er so i'd likely need to hire it out. before i do, i come to you fine folks with...