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Background Color of Container Div

Posted on 2011-03-16
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For some reason the the background color of the <div> 'container', which is white, isn't being respected in the browser, so the body bg color of grey is coming thru on the content portions. What am I missing here?

http://JustTheDriver.com ... It's on all the pages, not just the index.

Thanks Experts!

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Question by:TonyT7220
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David S. earned 500 total points
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Floated elements don't make their parent elements expand in height by default.

One solution would be to add this to your stylesheet:
#page_content {
  width: 100%;
  overflow: hidden;
}

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More information: Making Elements Contain Floated Children
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That did it, thanks!
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