marysears wrote:We are going to build an apartment on top of a two story brick and mortar house. I was wondering if it is safe to build a Drywall apartment on top of a brick and mortar one? and will it be safer than if we use brick and mortar? I am especially concerned about earthquakes. Anyone have any problems with a Drywall building in Peru?
captcosmic wrote:Just remember drywall is only used for the interior finish of a home. Outside would have to be something more substancial sound.