Tapcon the baseplate every how many inches?

andrelaplume2February 11, 2009

Just want to be sure and be code compliant in case its ever checked.

Anyone know a good online store to buy them....need 3 and 1/4"...sold out buy me.

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I attach it every three to five feet. If the baseplate isn't pt, be sure to use 6 mil poly or strips of XPS under the base plate.

In areas of expansive soil, a "floating" wall system should be used.

Floating wall uses two baseplates.
The one attached to the wall framing
floats over the one on the floor by virtue
of large spikes.

    Bookmark   February 11, 2009 at 9:07PM
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andrelaplume2

thanks I though that was about what I needed but was not sure if there code issues...trying to do it right!

    Bookmark   February 12, 2009 at 12:35AM
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