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Old 07-07-2010, 09:19 AM   #1
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I have a bedford stone house,just rplace a window recently and noticed 2-3 inches of space between stone and interior wood frame/barrier. Is this normal? Should i correct and how?

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I'd think that space is a good thing. You want to keep the lumber away from a source of moisture (cold stone). If you could seal the back of the studs or the stone wall, it might be beneficial to keep moisture issues at bay.

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get some cans of spray foam and fill those cavities!
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