Index | Preparation | Anatomy | Assembly | Installation

How to Frame an Interior Wall

How to Frame an Interior Wall

So you want to put a wall in your basement for a bedroom for one of the kids. Or perhaps you want to set aside some of the garage for a workshop. To do this, you need to build a wall. Putting up a partition is not too difficult a process, really. It mainly requires some 2X4's, some 10D nails, the usual complement of tools and enough energy to prevent yourself from laying down and taking a nap after dinner every night for a week.

To navigate this website you can click on a particular subject in the nav-bar above, or in the table of contents below. To read through this site in the manner in which it was intended, simply use the "next page" links at the bottom of each page.

Like any job, putting up a wall requires a certain amount of preparation.

Understanding the anatomy of an interior wall frame is key to putting it together correctly.

Assembly is really the easy part in the wake of good planning and preparation.

Putting the wall in place and securing it to the framing around it is the final step to framing a wall.

A reader asked: Can I leave the carpet under a frame I am installing?

Next Page

Destinations:

Placing a Residential Windmill

How Microscopes Work

LinkToThisPage Button

InDepthInfo
In-Depth Information



Frame Interior Wall Index | Preparation (Tools and Materials) | Anatomy or Blueprint | Assembly of Wall | Install Interior Wall

Contact Us | Privacy Statement