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Old 12/1/12, 5:34 PM
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Is there a specific reason why there would be a sill plate overhang on the inside of the garage?
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Usually because the foundation is out of square. How was the plate on the back wall, can't tell in you picture.



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Usually because the foundation is out of square. How was the plate on the back wall, can't tell in you picture.
Everything else looked "normal" except this one length.



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Looks like some one got lazy and did't rip the board down when they ran out of 2x6 or 8..... pick a dimention.
I'd tend to agree.

Is that the firewall? Sloppy.



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Old 12/1/12, 7:49 PM
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Alright thanks guys. I wasn't worried about it just curious if there was a method behind the madness. Guess not.



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Maybe the base for some cabinets




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