Insulating a plaster wall

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Old 04-09-07, 07:50 AM
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Insulating a plaster wall

I own a house that was built in 1910 and I am currently remodeling the kitchen on a very limited budget. I tore down the plaster & lathe and I am ready to insulate the exterior walls. I noticed that there is more of what looks like plaster on the outside walls before the siding and that it comes back on the 2x4 studs a little bit. What kind/thickness of insulation should I be using? Should I be careful not to put too much pressure on that plaster?

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Old 04-09-07, 08:49 AM
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