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Old 03-22-2011, 09:53 PM   #1
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rigid insulation thickness for a condo/townhouse

i used 2"blue rigid insulation on the 2 exterior walls (front and rear of unit)
which gives me r10 and framed in front of that and filled with roxul safe n sound.

but for the divider walls ( we are an inside unit ) how thin (r value?) can i go...
1/2 " pink has a r3 and goes up from there

im in kitchener ontario so im trying to do it to code

any help would be great


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Old 03-22-2011, 10:00 PM   #2
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rigid insulation thickness for a condo/townhouse

Why would you want to insulation the interior walls from the heat of the adjacent unit?

The only reason, I could think of would be to Roxul for reduced noise transmission between units.



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