How to Choose the Right Engineered Wood at The Home Depot Construction Plywood/Sheathing. Roofs; walls; Subfloods. No. No. Yes. No. Yes. Yes. Yes. OSB. Roofs; walls; Subfloors. No. No. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Siding panels. General Siding; exterior walls; Real Wood Finish. No. No. Yes. No. Yes. Yes. No. BC Sanded. Wood Working; Cabinets; Shelves; Crafts. No. Yes. Yes. No. Yes. Yes. Yes. Oak or Birch Hardwood. Cabinet Shelving; Storage; Furniture. No. Yes. No. No. Yes. No. Yes. Particleboard.
Installing a Glue-Up Shower Enclosure at The Home Depot Replacing an old shower with a new glue-up enclosure may seem like a daunting task, but with the right tools and a little time, you can tackle this DIY project like a pro. Shower walls may be molded into a U-shape as a single unit, which is most often used with new construction, or consist of separate interlocking panels that install in a sequence to form a watertight seal, used in remodels. The project detailed in this guide assumes your old shower has been removed and you're
Buying Guide: Insulation at The Home Depot This guide helps you learn different types of insulation, including spray foam insulation, used in residential construction and selection tips to make the right decision to meet your home insulation needs. The most effective places to add insulation to older homes are exterior walls, attics, basements and crawl spaces. R-Value. R-Value - Insulation. R-values vary based on the Insulation types include loose fill, batts, rolls, foam board, spray board and vapor barriers. Tip: The type of
How To Install a Dry Wall at The Home Depot Position the piece, lift it with a panel lift, and screw it in place. When the small piece is in place, install the longer piece. Tip: There should be a slight gap between the floor and the drywall so that the drywall won't jam against bumps in the floor. Baseboard will cover it later. If necessary, trim the sheet to leave about a 1⁄2-inch gap. When framing outside corners: • Cut a piece of drywall long so that it hangs over the
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Installing a Direct-to-Stud Shower Enclosure at The Home Depot This project assumes your old bathtub surround or shower has been removed and that you are renovating your tub or shower alcove with panels that connect together. . Insert the back and side panels. homedepot Image. • Before putting in the back and side panels, consider adding insulation. This will help deaden any noise made by the plumbing and insulate the outside walls from the cold. • With the insulation installed, place the back shower wall against the studs and lower it
Shower Base and Wall Replacement at The Home Depot Shower wall Materials. Shower walls may be installed as a single unit or as separate panels that fit together to provide a watertight surface that does not require grout. Wide variety of styling, textures and finishes to match almost any décor. Measuring Your Space. Accurate measuring is essential to ensure a proper fit. Always measure twice for accuracy. Shower walls. If you are installing walls direct-to-stud, measure from stud to stud after demolition. If measuring for a corner shower,
Selecting Your Exterior Doors at The Home Depot A quality front door made of fiberglass, steel or wood boosts your home?s curb appeal, while keeping your family safe and secure. Rough opening – the required dimensions to fit a pre hung door (including frame and slab); Jamb size – the width of the frame from front to back, covering the sheeting or siding and wall stud. See illustration below. Storm doors fit over your exterior entry doors and provide a glass panel of protection to help prolong the life of your door's outer surface.
Drywall: Buying Guide at The Home Depot Drywall, also known as sheetrock or wall board, is lightweight and affordable for interior walls or ceiling panels. just over 50 pounds. Use this calculator to determine how much drywall you need for your project. and GP Green Board • Special surface coatings to make boards resistant to moisture • Also used as tile backer in limited wet areas, e.g., bathroom and basement walls, plus kitchens, and laundry and utility room • Additionally, cement board such as PermaBase should be
Exterior Paints: Buying Guide at The Home Depot A new coat of exterior paint improves your home?s appearance while simultaneously protecting it from moisture, fading and temperature changes. protecting it from moisture, fading and temperature changes. This guide will help you understand the different varieties of exterior paint and determine which type is best for your home. SHOP ALL exterior PAINT It also accentuates imperfections, so it is not well-suited for siding or walls. Satin finish: A satin finish has a slight gloss,
Plywood at The Home Depot Make your project sturdy and stable with this reliable all-purpose wood. Plywood makes up the majority of the walls and floors in attics, and are sometimes found in laundry rooms, closets and other unfinished areas in the home. It can also be made into fencing materials, packaging materials, scaffolding, shelving, An exterior rating means the panels have been waterproofed and are able to withstand extended exposure to inclement weather. Grades. The carries four
Project Guide: Painting Exterior Walls at The Home Depot Although siding types vary -- and each may call for slightly different exterior paint application techniques -- for the most part, the steps in this guide will have you covered. You'll also need to address how to safely access the highest points of your home. Using brushes, rollers and sprayers can help. This project guide covers surface preparation, cleaning, priming and painting techniques and applications. Safety: If you scrape, sand or remove old paint, you may release lead dust. Lead is