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Old 07-23-2012, 08:46 PM   #1
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Hi,
I am wanting to blow some insulation into a 2nd story bedroom. The problem is there is no access to the attic. As well, the attic is only about 3 to 4 feet high. One thought I had was if I could blow the insulation in through the vents on the roof. Of course, I would have to remove the vents. I am not sure this would work though. The only other solution I can think of would be to cut an access hole in the ceiling. Am I on the right track?
Also, I was thinking of getting the blown insulation at lowes since they provide the blower for free rental. I am curious though how far the blower throws the insulation?
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i don't think the vent thing would work well = very uneven distribution.

make an access port and get up there.

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if you don't have access you should ..... time to break out that new sawzall
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