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Jan062016

Room in Roof Insulation - a risky business

The complex geometry and construction of room-in-roof settings, especially in older houses, makes them very difficult to insulate with appropriate vapour control and without risking interstitial condensation and potential building damage.  

 

Similar issues in relation to solid wall insulation are well documented and solutions presented in the excellent new 'A Bristolian's guide to Solid Wall Insulation'.

Piers has been grappling with this on a number of projects and produced a blog post for the Green Register describing the problem and recommending an approach that addresses most of the issues.

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