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01-09-05, 08:51 AM   #1  
Garage Insulation

I have an attached garage 22x24 which is going to insulated and covered in drywall. I do not plan on heating this area. My builder and building inspector indicate that because this will be an unheated area that it is best not to use any vapor barrier- just insulate and drywall. Reason they give it that if a vapor barrier is used I will experience condensation problems.

What is the proper method vapor barrier or not?

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01-10-05, 08:40 PM   #2  

This site explains the use of Vapor Diffusion Retarder (Vapor barrier) to you.

Depending on the area you live determines if a vapor barrier should be applied or not and how it should be applied.

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