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Nov 27, 2011· Spray foam insulation. Discussion in 'Quotes and Proposals' started by woodbutcher, Oct 27, 2011. ... I got 3 or 4 quotes for spray foam when we were building our house. All wanted to insulate the underside of the roof. I was thick headed and asked to have the ceiling insulated.

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Jun 26, 2011· Then remove the plywood and spray the other side and shape it. ... A spray foam such as Air Tight Spray Foam may work very well but you will have to smooth it out yourself after they spray it. There are two types, a hard and a soft. ... General Discussion ; Adding insulation to roof top Theme . Default . Default-Modified (Default) Gold-List View .

Insulation of roof and soild wall - Spray foam or board ...

Mar 20, 2013· Under no circumstances use a spray foam insulation, its a con and will leave you with a rotting roof. Do a search of the Roofing forum or follow links in this thread ...

Insulating a Garage Attic - Page 2 - Walleye Message Central

Dec 13, 2018· 3. If you are going to go through the trouble to use spray foam in the walls, you might want to consider making the attic space conditioned, in which case your spray foam contractor sprays the back of the roof sheeting and completely seals off the …

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InterNACHI Inspection Forum > Specific Inspection Topics ... Structure and secure attachment of the existing roofing system are typically the main concerns when applying spray foam over an existing roof system. ... and there will be an extra charge to remove all of that foam. #10 2/5/14, 11:11 AM ...

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Jan 21, 2006· Re: Shingle problems from direct spray foam ?? I don't want to get into a serious roof vent discussion since it would duplicate the many others on this forum but I just wanted to say that the purpose of a vented roof is to reduce the moisture vapor in the attic space, if indeed that is a problem in a particular house.

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Sep 06, 2014· Dealing with an old brick fireplace and home renovation. Last Post 06 Sep 2014 02:00 PM by kogashuko. 15 Replies. Sort: ... had my old wood siding replaced with vinyl covered with house wrap over the existing 3/4 foam board sheathing, and many many other things. ... completely plug the top of the chimney with the bright orange spray foam rated ...

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Dec 31, 2010· Spray foam with blown-in insulation in same attic space; If this is your first visit, ... View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Member Join Date Mar 2007 Location Ormond Beach, Florida ... Once the spray foam has been applied to roof …

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Feb 18, 2014· Removing spray foam that's adhered to everything is the opposite of easy. In some cases it's downright impossible, leading to entire joist structures having to be removed. ...and have fun adding any new electrical.

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The Spray Foam Coalition (SFC) champions the use of spray polyurethane foam in U.S. building ... numerous nails protruding below the roof deck. When removing SPF from frame walls, check ... Spray Polyurethane Foam: Guidance on the Removal and Disposal of High-Pressure SPF Insulation 5 It is also important to turn off, at the breaker, any ...

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Mar 14, 2009· Spray Foam Roofing Q&A Questions and Answers and Technical Forums about Foam Insulation, Foam Roofing, Foam Equipment and Building Code Issues on SprayFoam.com. ... What is the typical charge for removing an existing roof? The particular one I have in mind looks like a tar roof with pebbles on top of it.

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The more you use them, the softer hands are, the harder it is for things like sticky substances like Spray Insulation Foam have to staying on hands. Check 'em out at Another sticky, hard to remove substance is Pine Tar.

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Insulate an attic in an existing home by installing spray foam (open cell or closed cell) on the underside of the roof deck. This measure will convert a vented attic to a nonvented attic. The installation steps are as follows: Inspect the existing roof shingles or roofing membrane for any deficiencies.

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Dec 10, 2007· Roof Insulation Spray on foam ? Opinions In my home (includes DIY) MoneySaving ... Welcome to the MSE Forums. ... A roof has to be vented and by adding spray foam in between the rafters will cut down on the ventilation of the roof. Your house insurance will cover any damage done by high winds etc and it will take a consistent gale to get most ...

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Nov 16, 2010· Hua Hin / Cha-Am Forum ; Spray Roof Insulation Companies Sign in to follow this . Followers 0. Spray Roof Insulation Companies. ... 131 posts #1; Posted November 14, 2010. Hi . We are trying to find contact details for a company that does the spray foam roof tiles insulation, the type they spray on from the loft which reduces the temperature as ...

Adding insulation to existing home - Pensacola Fishing Forum

Jan 13, 2019· "We had our attic blown 2 yrs ago" I'm assuming you mean spray foam. The roof deck is the underside of the roof. If i had new construction, i would definitely do spray foam and have the conditioned attic space. With my existing home, I'm now leaning toward just adding several inches to my current cellulose.

Do all vents need to be covered for spray foam insulation ...

When there is spray foam insulation does the old ventilation need to be covered somehow or removed? The gable vents and roof vents were still there bu ... though removing the old gable vent would of been smart. The insulated space should have an air exchanger installed. ... Open cell foam is a bad application on roof sheathing. It will allow ...

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Dec 05, 2008· Forums > Green Building Forums > General Forum - Residential. ... Biggest problem will be access for application of spray foam in a remodel situation on an existing structure. Pick best method you can to advance the cause of improving your energy efficiency. ReadyToRetire ... A spray foam roof deck insulated to R-24 will give a U-Value of 0 ...

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Painting spray foam insulation? - Walleye Message Central

Jan 21, 2007· Spray foam and foam boards can be used to insulate almost anything, including: roofs, walls, foundations, entry and overhead garage doors, pipes and tanks, under basement slabs, or over a slab-on-grade floor.

Insulating a Van? - Mountain Project

Jan 27, 2016· The van crowd seems to agree NOT to do spray foam insulation... there's some kind of chemical reaction that occurs with with the body panels and causes nasty visible patches through the exterior paint. I have no direct experience with this myself but have seen it while searching online build forums.

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Slate Roof Central Message Board » Ice and Water Membrane, ... The City wants to use slate on the new addition to harmonize with the existing slate. Excellent decision I think. But,I have to insulate the new roof. ... My initial plan was to spray the space between the roof joists with closed-cell spray foam, but I abandoned that idea due to ...

Spray Foam Roof Coating - Advice - Roofing - Contractor Talk

Apr 14, 2008· Re: Spray Foam Roof Coating - Advice 1) From 20-years of experience, I think think the Spray-urathane roofing is the worst system in the market. I always recommend removing the existing roofing, If you don't you will be trapping moisture and mold.

slate roof and spray foam - Singletrack Magazine

slate roof and spray foam. Marin. ... For a new build yes, but AFAIK if you want to insulate the inside of your existing roof, you don't need to involve building control. ... Post in Forums ...

Venting a flat roof - JLC-Online Forums

Dec 23, 2009· closing off this space to air/moisture is key to the longevity of this design and efficiency of this style of roof. Fiberglass is no good when you air to pass through it. We just had this discussion regarding a vault. Seal it well against air/moisture, insulate it with a spray foam, add a couple of inches to the top of the roof, and it will ...