Furring strip


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furring strip

[′fər·iŋ ‚strip]
(building construction)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Furring strip

A thin piece of wood used to build up areas to align panels.
Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture Copyright © 2012, 2002, 1998 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved

furring strip

A wood strip used as furring, 1; also see batten, 3.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Flathead screws are the way to go when the screw head needs to be flush, such as with furring strips that will be clad with drywall or plywood.
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ceiling tiles can be nailed directly to plywood or furring strips, and the 2 x 2-ft.
The inside block surface has vertical Furring strips at i6 inches on center with batt insulation between the furring, followed by a vapor barrier then covered with a 1/2 inch of drywall.
According to Random Lengths, a Eugene-based firm that tracks the wood products industry, Armstrong makes pallets, fencing, stakes, furring strips and lath for sale around the West Coast.
The asymmetrical design, consisting of modules attached to furring strips on the back wall, breaks the wall into squares, rectangles, and recesses that flank the existing but refaced fireplace.
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