Definition of furring strip in English:
A length of wood tapering to nothing, used in roofing and other construction work.
- The gypsum board must be attached to the wood furring strips or underlying masonry using nails or screws.
- Otherwise, wood furring strips are first nailed to the old ceiling or joists and the new files are stapled to these.
- Tile ceilings can be installed using wood furring strips.
Definition of furring strip in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan