How best to fix plaster board under a stairs with winders?

Postby Chrish51 » Wed Apr 18, 2007 10:51 am

I've had a new hard wood staircase fitted in an extension wer're building. My wife now sees the under stair area as a good place for the dog bed and does not want it boxed in. As the stairs have a series of winders ( square spiral in effect) any ideas as to the best way to fix plaster board? The stairs were not built to be exposed and therefore the underside does need hiding.

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Postby thedoctor » Sat Apr 28, 2007 7:12 pm

Build a timber frame first and fix it to the stairs Chris, then plasterboard to that. See our projects on timber joints to help with the frame.
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