Thanks all for your answers. I had a series of rows, and i was trying to keep them from overlapping, but still maintaining a fluid design based on css positioning. I solved the problem eventually by a bit of layout rethinking and some <br clear="all"> Catalin ----- Original Message ----- From: "Catalin Salagean" <cds at orizont.net> To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org> Sent: Thursday, August 22, 2002 7:07 AM Subject: [thelist] Problem with floats and spacers : 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? : : Catalin : : -- : For unsubscribe and other options, including : the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: : http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !