I need to secure 1/4 inch underlay to my subfloor in my small basement
The subfloor is 5/8 OSB tapconned through 1/4 inch (vacuum formed
Anyways, I can only find 1 1/4 ringed underlay nails. They
Could I use 1 inch brad staples instead?
The pros doing our installation used a narrow crown (18ga I think) stapler
over the 5/8" plywood subfloor. The staples were probably 1".
They drove a _lot_ of staples. < 8" spacing overall. Nothing whatsoever is
If you really want to, construction adhesive will remove any doubts.
[I put in a bit around a spot where the T&G appeared a bit iffy]
Chris Lewis, Una confibula non set est
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