Drywall in basement

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marcgerv
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Drywall in basement

Post by marcgerv » Wed Mar 06, 2019 1:55 pm

Hello,

I want to drywall the basement, can the drywall touch the concrete floor or should I leave a space?

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Re: Drywall in basement

Post by A. Spruce » Wed Mar 06, 2019 2:06 pm

Leave a 1/2" gap, it will keep any moisture from wicking from the concrete into the drywall.
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Re: Drywall in basement

Post by marcgerv » Wed Mar 06, 2019 5:29 pm

That's what I was thinking, thanks for your reply.

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