Can I glue drywall to cinder block?
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In respect to this, can you put drywall over cinder block?
Drywall is one solution. Attaching drywall directly to block is looking for trouble; it will eventually mildew, mold and ruin. The professional way to install drywall in these situations is to create a wood frame, of either 2-by-4 studs or thinner furring strips, and then hang the drywall.
Similarly, should drywall touch the floor? Drywall should definitely not touch concrete as moisture will wick (ie flow up the surface as in a candle/lamp wick) into the drywall and encourage mold growth. 3/8" should be sufficient - your prop up plan is not only appropriate, but a common technique used by drywallers.
Similarly, it is asked, can you glue drywall?
Loctite® PL® 100 Drywall Construction Adhesive is a specially formulated, premium-grade adhesive for all drywall applications. It provides a solid, permanent bond for gypsum drywall and plasterboard to wood and metal studs, framing members, existing walls, ceilings, and masonry.
Do concrete block walls need insulation?
Depending on whether the concrete block walls will be covered or if the top of the wall is exposed can really change the way they are insulated. The option for insulating concrete block walls include spray foam insulation, injection foam insulation, polystyrene beads, foam boards, and mineral loose-fill.