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Old 11-01-2011, 03:37 PM   #1
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Is faced insulation bad for interior walls? I realize it is probably best to use non-faced but I have some left over kraft faced R-13. Should I just rip the paper face off, or would it not make a big difference if I left it on?

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You don't need a vapor barrier but make sure it is to the warm side if you do it.

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