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Building soffits around ducts

Posted by saxmaan1 (My Page) on
Fri, Oct 12, 07 at 23:30

I have some supply and return soffits I need to cover up with sheetrock. I was thinking of using metal studs, the small 1.5" (or 2" ones, not sure what they are). Is this recommended? I just seems it may be easier to work with them around ducts. The last time I used them, they were very easy.


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RE: Building soffits around ducts

You can use 1x lumber for the most part.


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