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06-05-04, 04:08 AM   #1  
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Insulation near chimney

I need to add R13 insulation on an exterior wall in my attic. A chimney is in the middle of the wall. Do I need to make sure that the insulation does not come in contact with the chimney? If so, how do I do this?
There is some room between where insulation will go (between the studs) and the chimney, but not much... maybe an inch or two. Do I need some special matterial to go between the insulation and chimney?

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06-05-04, 04:20 PM   #2  
No just put it there just make sure there is no paper backing on it is all.


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