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I need help identifing this insulation type looks like a mix

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I tried to research and find out what I am dealing with as I am looking to install fiberglass batts over this blow in insulation  ... read more »

Storage heater. What to use for insulation.

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Good morning everyone. Hope you all have a fantastic xmas and new year. I recently bought a 2nd hand Creda storage heater  ... read more »

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Should we paint over interior concrete or insulate then sheetrock?

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Hi we just bought a house built in 1918 the walls seem to be solid concrete through and through. The walls are currently  ... read more »

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whats the r value of 3/4 fiberboard insul. "Buildrite"

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we own a log house. we need some sort of BROWN foam to seal minor gaps.

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can mice chew through blown in insulation

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I recently had blown in insulation put under my house which is a crawl space I had mice before this and the workers told  ... read more »

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Wot is price for loft insulation

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What is the prices for loft insulation  ... read more »

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How to fix problem of old air borne rock wool insulation in house

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Any available spray to prevent fiberglass insulation particles fly in attic?

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Insulating a condo

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Is an attic part of only the 2nd story condos? The 1st story only has concrete above them (the floor of the upstairs). The  ... read more »

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what is the u value of 25mm kingspan

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Concrete slab over dirt floor and best insulation for basement - California

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I have a basement/crawl space with a dirt floor (California Zone 3 1920s wooden frame house). Two questions: 1) I'd  ... read more »

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Plywood attached to rafters to vent the soffit.

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I'm looking to add insulation to my attic. It most places the insulation is only about 6 inches deep. There are soffit  ... read more »

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What is the R-value of tentest sheating?

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foil-backed foam insulation

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what is the proper way to install foam board? Foil inside or out where to place adhesive?  ... read more »

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how to stop flying fiber glass in attic, getting into everything

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My attic's fiberglass has broken down and is flying everywhere. Gotten in to house. Is there a glue to spray on it to adhere  ... read more »

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Can I add fiberglass insulation over rock wool in an attic?

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We recently bought a 160-year-old farmhouse that has 2inches of rock wool between the joists in the attic. We would like  ... read more »

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What is the best insulation method to use on the walls of a board and batten barn?

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The walls of the barn are on 16" centered 2"X6" studs. The wooden board and batten siding is far from waterproof.  ... read more »

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Dryer Vent Insulating

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Can I put insulation around the dryer vent exhaust pipe going into the wall?  ... read more »

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