Sentence Examples


  • Special boxes designed for use with ceiling fans are sturdier than standard boxes and will typically have a support bar or attach directly to a joist.
  • While you're at it, make sure that the box is securely fastened to the overhead joist or beam.
  • The instructions on your deck plans will tell you exactly how far to place your joist apart.
  • Always secure the brackets into a structural element like a stud or joist.
  • Make sure you are anchoring your tracks to a stud or ceiling joist.