I framed my basement, however I wasn't going to insulate my basement because I have a wood stove, and it stays pretty warm. But I feel for summer I want to have some insulation to keep it cool. Can I put foam board in between my studs and tac nail it?
Can you use Foam boards on basement walls to stop condensation?
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How should I insulate basement Walls in climate zone 5?
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Is there anything I can do about a vapor barrier on the wrong side of a basement wall?
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What is the best way to insulate interior basement walls that are sweating?
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What is the best way to install 5" of XPS rigid foam on interior basement walls?
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Can basement walls to dry to the inside with foam board?
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Should I vent the space between a block wall and vapor barrier?
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How do you remove moisture and condensation from basement walls?
Posted by Aaron Keating July 27, 2019 Basements improvements 3 responses
Is EPS or XPS better for use in basement rim joists? Should faced or unfaced foam boards be used?
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Will spray foam on basement walls prevent condensation?
Posted by Michael Scott April 12, 2021 Basements improvements 3 responses
What type of green flooring is best for a basement floor?
Posted by Jeff Krohn Sept. 15, 2019 Basements improvements 1 response
Can you install foam boards directly against basement walls?
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How do you stop moisture and mold from forming behind drywall in a new basement?
Posted by Keri Peters July 12, 2022 Basements improvements 3 responses
How long should you wait before finishing a new basement?
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What is the best way to install basement insulation with existing framing?
Posted by Nick Trotta Sept. 20, 2021 Foundation and basement improvements 17 responses
What is the best way to insulate the basement of an old house?
Posted by Bryan Squirrell Jan. 14, 2020 Basements improvements 1 response
What do I in my basement where new insulation meets old?
Posted by Steve J July 20, 2019 Basements improvements 2 responses
Why is there frost build up on basement walls? (poured concrete)
Posted by William Hackett April 7, 2022 Basements improvements 1 response