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  1. Building & Construction
    Im removing a knee wall. It has a beam built out 2 2x4s going to the vaulted ceiling. There is small attic space. One of the 2x4s is connected to side of a ceiling joicst and the other one isnt nailed in to ceiling at all. But there is extra boards up there in the joicsts that look like they are...
  2. Building & Construction
    Hello. I have a cape style home with knee walls. I have heard that I should block the airflow in the joist cavity directly beneath the knee wall. If there is insulation batting there already, should I cut the batts, fit the block, then start the batts over again? It seems I should not just...
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