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BV022868

12:21PM | 07/03/20
I have a home where I have discovered a majority of my walls are made up of Douglas fir strips of an approximate size of 1 x 2¼. There are some 2 x 2s here and there as well. No plaster. No 2x4. Most of the walls upon taking the gypsum casing that had them feel rigid will wiggle like a tarp would were your to flap it up and down..

Any one ever seen this?

BV022871

03:22PM | 07/03/20
Sounds like you’ve discovered a barge board house. There are probably vertical 1x12’s on the exterior and horizontal members on the interior.


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