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Metal ceiling

campbyron | Posted in GBA Pro Help on

How to prevent my metal ceiling next to the roof from getting condinsation on it?

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  1. Expert Member


    Can you add a bit more of a description of what your existing roof/ceiling consists of? it will bring you better answers.

  2. campbyron | | #2

    Exterior roof is standing seam, then a vapor barrier, plywood, 6 inches of insulation, the final item is a metal roof panels as the ceiling in a 3 season camp.

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    NICK KEENAN | | #3

    Is the building heated or cooled? Does the condensation happen when it is occupied or unoccupied?

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