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Can i insulate first floor exterior wall the same way as basement?

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Basically I wanted to use this procedure -> to insulate my first and second floor exterior walls.

Is it ok do to?
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You could, but aren't your above grade walls wood framed? Don't you want to insulate the wall stud cavities? If you use the metal channels to hold the foam make sure you aren't going to need the wall's wood framing strengh later on down the road. All your interior wall coverings will have to be anchored to those narrow metal channels you see in the pictures.
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