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Old 04-03-2014, 03:56 PM  
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Originally Posted by drewdin View Post
when do you need a vapor barrier in the basement ceiling? I plan on insulating my basement ceiling also, the kitchen is above. The basement is not finished, would i still need a vapor barrier against the subfloor above? I didn't plan on using one, thx
No, I ment the walls floor to bottom of the floor above the ceiling.The plywood sheeting is the vapour barier for the floor
In post #1 he has insulation between joist above the wall, that's what I was talking about.

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