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Christineacmd 12-06-2011 11:12 AM

Fiberglass insulation
 
Can I seperate the fiberglass insulation and fluff by hand (2 bags) for the attic or do I need to rent a machine?

Bondo 12-06-2011 11:29 AM

Ayuh,... Sure ya can,...

I'd suggest a very Cool shower after to wash off the glass shads, as hot water will open yer pores, 'n make it worse...

mnp13 12-06-2011 01:22 PM

You'll want a machine to do it correctly. They usually come free with a certain number of purchased bags.

Mark Harvey 12-06-2011 01:33 PM

I agree with Michelle, it isn't worth the discomfort you would experience by seperating the batts. The fibres get into your skin, eyes, and body (if you don't wear a mask) and the results of the job still won't be as good as blowing it in. Most home reno supply stores supply the machine with a number of bags purchased. Also, they can help you determing what you should have for your location. Good luck.


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