> > I'm using some floated divs nested in a container div, > > with spacers above and below the floated divs. The problem > > is that the spacer div is taking up space, and messing my > > design. If i set line-height to 0px, it works well in most > > browsers, but it breaks apart in IE5/Win. Setting the > > spacer height to 0 doesnt work, either. Is there a way out? I found the spacer div techinque to be a bit clumsy, so Im using a normal div with content to provide the vertical layout control I need in the background div. That will only work if you have a good idea of how big it needs to be ( which in my case I do ). Jon.