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bauco softline Access Doors

How to Install a bauco softline Access Door – Part 1

This project explains how to install a bauco softline access door in the bathroom drywall to access the shower and bathtub plumbing. bauco softline Access Doors The bauco softline access door (access panel) by Access Panel Solutions is simple to install, fits flush against the wall and requires no drywall finishing! Additional benefits and features […]

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bauco softline Access Panel: Attaching the Door

How to Install a bauco softline Access Door – Part 3

This project explains how to install a bauco softline access door made by Access Panel Solutions in the “wet wall” for shower and bath plumbing maintenance. Mounting the cross blocks and final door installation. This project is continued from How to Install a bauco softline Access Door – Part 2. bauco softline Mounting Blocks 1/8 inch […]

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Drywall Access Panel Made of Plywood

How to Make a Drywall Access Panel

This project shows how to make a drywall access panel out of plywood large enough to step through to gain access to the narrow cavity behind the wall to run electrical wiring and insulate the closet. The drywall access panel is one of several home improvements I’ve made to this bedroom over the garage. You […]

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Plywood Access Panel

How to Make a Drywall Access Panel – Part 2

How to Make a Drywall Access Panel out of Plywood – install 2×4 framing blocks, weatherstripping and mounting the panel to the drywall. This project is continued from How to Make a Drywall Access Panel – Part 1. Saw the Plywood Access Panel The dimensions for the access panel are: Rough drywall opening: 33 inches […]

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Plywood Access Panel with Fiberglass Insulation

How to Make a Drywall Access Panel – Part 3

How to Make a Drywall Access Panel – install fiberglass insulation. This project is continued from How to Make a Drywall Access Panel – Part 2. Insulate the Crawlspace The home builder cut corners and failed to insulate the rear wall of the crawlspace behind bedroom closet. Now that I’ve got an access panel it’ll […]

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