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There are no variations to worry about, because the steel industry sets forth standards that all studs must meet. That also means very little waste -- about 2 percent instead of 20. The scrap is totally recyclable, and the cost of steel doesn't fluctuate as much as that of wood. Initially, you may pay more when you buy steel studs,
Whether you choose wood studs or metal studs, each type comes with some pros and cons. Here is a But take a trip down to the hardware store, and you'll find that there are only two main types of studs to choose from: Wood and Metal. You could also go with plastic or metal screws to finish your piece.
I began this article, titling it Structural Plastic Building Materials, with an eye toward identifying plastics that can be used for framing walls and creating joists within your house. Then I quickly realized that plastics aren't there--yet. Plastic lumber doesn't have enough strength to be used for studs; wood and
Comparing the cost of framing with steel studs versus wood. to choosing framing materials and supplies. The following is presented to give you a rough idea of the difference in cost between framing with wood or steel studs. Plastic grommets are required to protect wiring run through metal framing. A bag of 25 costs
In a perfect world, you hang drywall on studs and all the edges meet up perfectly with each other and with all the window and door trim. Not to be confused with window or door shims, which are short, tapered, and made of wood or plastic. Drywall If you need to shim more than 1/8", just buy wood lath.