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Old 11-22-2011, 04:34 PM   #16
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I will be adding to what is already there on the edges, and running it perpendicular to the rafters

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Old 11-23-2011, 12:22 AM   #17
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I'd pull the f.g. to use farther back from the low-slope. Here I would use rigid foam board (after air sealing), for 2' or more. Stack them up, staggering the joints against air pathways. http://bct.eco.umass.edu/publication...o-save-energy/

Problem is the required R-value in the limited space, as you well know, hitting your head often. I don't envy you.........

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Air loss and low R-Value at the eaves are the two biggest issues that contribute to ice damns and snow melt.

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