How can I best install rigid foam as I finish my attic?
I'm finishing off my attic. The plan is to use fiberglass between the old true 2x6 rafters, which will be vented with baffles. I then want to put lots of rigid foam on top of the rafters, as I'm in a cold climate in upstate New York. I'm thinking 4 inches.
How can I find screws to long enough to fasten the furring strips through the foam to the rafters?
Will the foil-faced foam act as an adequate vapor-barrier as long as I seal the seams with aluminum tape?
Need I use any special drywall on top for adequate fire protection?
Posted Fri, 10/19/2012 - 14:51
Edited Fri, 10/19/2012 - 14:59
Other Questions in Green building techniques