Drywall +insulation

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mbrini
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Drywall +insulation

Post by mbrini » Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:15 am

Hi ,
Found this drywall sheets fixed on the non foundation part of my wall (bricks from outside)
I will install rigid insulation (1'') on that wall
Should i remove these drywall sheets and replace them with plywood, or i can leave them and continue my insulation process ( rigid foam + roxwool r14)
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Shannon
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Re: Drywall +insulation

Post by Shannon » Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:53 am

I would remove it first , there is likely mould and mildew on that old drywall for sure.
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Re: Drywall +insulation

Post by A. Spruce » Thu Sep 19, 2019 8:05 am

X2

Remove them.
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