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Old 01-25-2012, 03:52 PM   #1
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I am installing foamboard on concrete walls in the basement, and wanted to know after I seal the concrete do just liquidnails it onto the walls or do I still need to fur them out

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don't need to seal the concrete if you're putting up foam. Use the adhesive that is made for the application, it says it right on the tube.

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I'd add to that: Assuming your walls are dry all the time. If not, fix the outside first.
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