Underlayment And Untreated Lumber

 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-19-2017, 11:57 AM   #1
Registered User
 
Dlteddie's Avatar
 
Trade: Framing and electrical
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Wildomar
Posts: 1

Underlayment And Untreated Lumber


I'm remodeling a house that has an uneven slab. Some areas as much as 3 inches. So I hired a cement contractor to pour underlayment. Since some areas needed to rise 3 inches, it will rise above the pressure treated sole plate and be in contact with untreated studs. I had left a roll of building paper so that it be placed between the underlayment and bottom of wall. I left to a different jobsite, when I came back the job was complete and moisture barrier was not placed. Does anyone have any ideas for a quick repair. Was thinking of using diamond blade and cut a groove between underlayment and studs abd fill with silicone. Thanks in advanced.

Last edited by Dlteddie; 10-19-2017 at 12:09 PM.
Dlteddie is offline  

Warning: The topics covered on this site include activities in which there exists the potential for serious injury or death. ContractorTalk.com DOES NOT guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information contained on this site. Always use proper safety precaution and reference reliable outside sources before attempting any construction or remodeling task!

   

Advertisement

 



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Join Now... It's Fast and FREE!

I am a professional contractor
I am a DIY Homeowner
Drywall Talk is for
PROFESSIONAL CONTRACTORS ONLY!

At DrywallTalk.com we cater exlusivly to professional contractors who make their living as a contractor. Knowing that many homeowners and DIYers are looking for a community to call home, we've created www.DIYChatroom.com DIY Chatroom is full of helpful advices and perfect for DIY homeowners.

Redirecing in 10 seconds
No Thanks
terms of service

Already Have an Account?