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Old 05-04-2012, 10:50 PM   #1
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I am thinking about adding insulation and subfloor on the basement bathroom floor like other rooms, which will rise the floor level about 2". Do I have to break concrete floor to redo the riser? Can I use the attached flange to avoid modifying riser?
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I recently used a product called dricore as a subfloor. Its only 7/8" thick and has a plastic bottom with channels built into it so water can sit underneath it. Air can also circulate. It is tongue and groover and easy to install.

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Old 05-05-2012, 09:09 PM   #3
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yes it should work just make sure it is fastened good also another poster posted this link for a insulated basement floor here is link
http://www.ovrx.com/
i have also used dricore and it work well also here is link
http://www.dricore.com/en/contrac.aspx
both are available at home depot and lowes might need to be special order though

just so you have some options if you were looking
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