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If cedar bead board is to be installed on open,studed walls,

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If cedar bead board is to be installed on open,studed walls, is there a backer board needed? If so what material should be used?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Rick replied 4 months ago.

You only need the cedar assuming it's at least 3/8" thick but you'll need blocking horizontally between the studs for nailing if it's not installed horizontally or diagonally

Expert:  Rick replied 4 months ago.

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