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by fey
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Insulating Basement with Block wall+Gap+Stone foundation
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Re: Insulating Basement with Block wall+Gap+Stone foundation

Thank you, Shannon. Would you insulate the block walls that run along the exterior in the typical fashion, with something covering the top of the air gap? exterior basement wall ins1.png That would be prior to any batt or framing. Somewhat similar to the thread: https://www.house-improvements.com/fo...
by fey
Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Insulating Basement with Block wall+Gap+Stone foundation
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Insulating Basement with Block wall+Gap+Stone foundation

I've had a bit of trouble finding a similar situation to mine, upon which to base a decision. I will upload a diagram to hopefully clear things up, but the house is 120+ years old and built with a sandstone foundation in Ohio/Zone 5. Half is a basement that has about 8' or so to the beams and joists...