Re: Remodeling question -- Installed outlet boxes at 3/8" for 1/2 drywall -- OK?
Posted by Gary Swart on March 17, 2004 at 17:33:54:
In response to Re: Remodeling question -- Installed outlet boxes at 3/8" for 1/2 drywall -- OK?
It won't be impossible to compensate for the difference. You will have to use 1/8" spacers between the box and the switch/outlet so they will be flush with the wall. That said, if the walls are still open and the boxes easily accessed, I'd be inclined to renail them.