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Old 02-16-2010, 09:56 PM   #1
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How should I seal floor truss from attic?


I noticed my floor trusses do not have anything sealing them. Hot attic air can go right in between the floor trusses. I can see the floor trusses from my garage attic. Should I blow in some insulation to help seal this area, or is there a better way to seal it? How many feet of insulation should I blow in to keep the heat from entering through this area?

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Pictures would greatly help. Details about the heated living spaces under and next to this area will also help.
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Your post is kind of "cryptic" and hard to understand.

Please be more descriptive. Or, as mentioned = post pics.
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I noticed my floor trusses do not have anything sealing them. Hot attic air can go right in between the floor trusses. I can see the floor trusses from my garage attic. Should I blow in some insulation to help seal this area, or is there a better way to seal it? How many feet of insulation should I blow in to keep the heat from entering through this area?
If your garage is unheated, as the attic is unheated, there will be no problem.
I would be more concerned about rats, mice and squirrels getting into the attic!
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