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Chris Brookman What insulation should I use to internally insulate my solid walls?

By Chris Brookman 1 month ago  |  Last Post: 1 day ago

Internal wall insulation
Mfoub Vapour barrier?

By Mfoub 6 days ago  |  Last Post: 4 days ago

Timber Frame Construction
Philippa B-W Filling in a suspended timber floor

By Philippa B-W 2 weeks ago  |  Last Post: 2 weeks ago

Floor Insulation and underfloor heating
Ben Returns and chimney breasts

By Ben 2 weeks ago  |  Last Post: 2 weeks ago

Internal wall insulation
Chris Brookman I'm proposing to use one of these as the VCL on the reverse of two layers of plasterboard on the underside of a ceiling. Do I need to tape where the fixings will go through the membrane to secure the plasterboard, or will they not impact the airtigh...

By Chris Brookman 4 weeks ago  |  Last Post: 4 weeks ago

Airtightness, tapes and membranes
Chris Brookman I have a house extension project with new cavity walls, one of which needs to be rendered. I would like to use a breathable render on that surface, can you advise whether that's a good idea, and what Baumit products would be suitable?

By Chris Brookman 4 weeks ago  |  Last Post: 4 weeks ago

Lime renders
M.Bricolage What about my neighbours?

By M.Bricolage 1 month ago  |  Last Post: 4 weeks ago

Internal wall insulation





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