I removed one wall in preparation to building two to replace it. The bottom
plate was not fastened in any way to the concrete floor. That was nice
because I didn't have to rip it up, but seems inadequate.
Is that considered an acceptable method, or should I fasten it? Is
construction adhesive adequate (should be better than nothing...) or do I
have to go with anchors of some sort; specifically?
As long as I have your attention. One wall is going to butt up to an
existing wall that is drywalled. I was just going to leave the drywall, and
glue the end stud to it, since it doesn't happen to hit at a stud. Not very
strong, but I don't see that it needs any more than that. Is that