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Old 10-19-2014, 03:42 PM   #1
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THIS....... is how to properly frame a wall over a door.

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Old 10-19-2014, 03:50 PM   #2
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Thats just good scrap management right there

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Old 10-19-2014, 03:54 PM   #3
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OK is that in your house? Or a job ya just done? LOL
What a joke there!
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THIS....... is how to properly frame a wall over a door.

wow.

kinda at a loss for words.......
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Old 10-19-2014, 04:44 PM   #5
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Value Engineering...
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Took me a while to see the problem but I finally did. The right hand cripple is too short.
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Slam that door a few times....
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I don't see the problem
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Just glue the sheet rock real good it will be ALRIGHT
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Old 10-19-2014, 05:17 PM   #10
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Just glue the sheet rock real good it will be ALRIGHT
structural shear panel of gypsum and liquid nails as we do it in "the bizz"
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OK is that in your house? Or a job ya just done? LOL
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Fire job I looked at last week.


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Took me a while to see the problem but I finally did. The right hand cripple is too short.
Makes up for the one on the left being too long.
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Work like that makes me laugh
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Old 10-19-2014, 05:52 PM   #13
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Fire job I looked at last week.
Fire did that you say?

Wow - I was gonna blame the carpy...
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Old 10-19-2014, 08:17 PM   #14
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I'd laugh but all to often thats what you run into here in older houses in NM ( and some newer ones)
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That could easily turn into an arch.
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Yep, sure don't build em like they use to.
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So long as it's not a load bearing wall...it'll take at least a few hours to start sagging...or...was it sagging when they built it? meh...either way, the rock will hold it in place.
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I knew I have been doing it wrong all of these years. Thanks for finally posting a pic of how it is supposed to be.

Good lookin out.
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Old 10-20-2014, 12:18 AM   #19
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Hey that same guy must have been out here and built the house my buddy just bought. We gutted it and was in awe of the framing
Note the use of duct tape!
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Everything is so gray colored that at first glance I thought that was metal studs.

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