DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum (http://www.diychatroom.com/)
-   Electrical (http://www.diychatroom.com/f18/)
-   -   Spray foam and ground wire. (http://www.diychatroom.com/f18/spray-foam-ground-wire-150084/)

bf514921 07-12-2012 10:06 PM

Spray foam and ground wire.
 
So i am going to have spray foam installed in my basement. One of the ground wires for my main service panel will end up partialy coverd by the spray foam. the grounding wire was previously inspected when the main service panel was updated. can the spray foam be installed over the ground wire?

Julius793 07-12-2012 10:09 PM

Sure :yes:

k_buz 07-12-2012 10:28 PM

Yes, but the connection to the water pipe must be accessible.

andrew79 07-12-2012 10:36 PM

Some spray foams I've seen can't be in contact with bare copper for some reason. Your hiring the job out to the professionals so they will likely already know all that and plan accordingly. I highly doubt they use a product like that but just tossing it out there.

bf514921 07-13-2012 05:35 AM

Yeha, i was going to ask them when they stopped by,

K-Buz thanks for the heads up, luckily the connection will be in the unfinished part of basement so i should be good there.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:13 AM.


Copyright 2003-2014 Escalate Media LP. All Rights Reserved