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Old 2018-03-05, 02:49 PM
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Originally Posted by homie27 View Post
I believe I asked him about the other floors and he said it needs to be continuous. but lets say you're right and I misunderstood him. I'll double check. but the point is that he wants to they leave the insulation as is. they do the framing infront of the insulation. they don't press down on the insulation. the insulation only takes up about 3 inches anyways, so we aren't loosing much space. plus, what about the doors to my celler (I have two)? right now they are flush with the insulation. if they use 2x4s for the metal studs (yes they use metal), that means the doors will be indented into the wall. that doesn't make sense at all. I've never seen that. is this way of framing the basement bad?
Move onto the next contractor...
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