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Old 05-24-2014, 11:30 AM   #1
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remodeling my bathroom, it shares 2 interior walls with my kitchen. see attached pic. I was told I should insulate those walls (r-13 roll) also. is this necessary?

ps, for interior wall #1, I already put on wonderboard. putting on insulation would mean removing and redoing it.

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Only if you want some additional sound deadening. Not necessary from an energy standpoint.

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I agree with WoW. Maybe a local gave you that info to insulate the warm (when shower/bath) room from the rest of the air-conditioned rooms to help prevent condensation on the backside of the drywall in the stud cavity, certainly wouldn't hurt, IMHO.

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