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Basement Finishing Milton MA

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Total Basement Finishing of MA by Woodstone
(800) 871-3749
905 Turnpike Street
Canton, MA
Services
Basement Finishing
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Able Restoration
(800) 341-6730
14 Longwater Drive
Rockland, MA
Services
Crawl Space Repair
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Total Basement Finishing of MA by Woodstone
(800) 871-3749
905 Turnpike Street
Canton, MA
Services
Basement Finishing
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Leader Basement Systems
(800) 680-5931
2 Joanna Dr
Rutland, MA
Services
Basement Waterproofing
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Foundation Supportworks of New England
(800) 653-3913
6 White Ave
Taunton, MA
Services
Foundation Repair
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Watch All Inc.
(800) 341-6730
408 Washington St
Weymouth, MA
Services
Crawl Space Repair
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Total Basement Finishing of Western MA, LLC
(866) 370-9318
77 Cislak Drive
Ludlow, MA
Services
Basement Finishing
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Able Restoration
(800) 341-6730
14 Longwater Drive
Rockland, MA
Services
Crawl Space Repair
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Watch All Inc.
(800) 341-6730
408 Washington St
Weymouth, MA
Services
Crawl Space Repair
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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Dry Zone Basement Systems
(800) 796-0242
6 White Ave
Taunton, MA
Services
Basement Waterproofing
Service Type
Commercial and Residential

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HandymanWire - Basement Finishing Questions and Answers



Furring Strips

Read a response to question on building recreation room in basement with interest.
What would you think of using furring strips onto cinder block walls to attach sheetrock to? If using furring strips, would they leave enough room to run wiring and for electric boxes in the walls?


What part of the country do you live in. If it gets cold in the winters and heating bills add up, I would recommend stud walls rather than furring strips. Just because you can pack R-19 or R-21 in there. But I have seen a lot of articles using furring strips. (they often use the poly insulation boards between the strips) Will the furring strips leave enough room for electric boxes, though? Not the standard variety. But have you ever seen the ones mounted on the outside of the walls? The wire runs in channels and the boxes are mounted to the wall. I have never gone that route, but check out the options (at home depot for instance) and you can get an idea of what they look like. For standard wiring you would need a 2x4 wall. (you can use 2x3's even, but build the wall away from the blocks to give you the clearance.


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