Originally Posted By: rking
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69! What a great number, um, I mean temperature
24" o.c. and 2 x 4 framing!
Up here 2 x 4 framing is only allowed if the builder is using an insulating sheathing such as the extruded polystyrene. It is now in our building code that exterior wall construction must obtain an R factor of 20 in one way or another.
And our vapour barrier goes on the interior unlike the way it is done in your relatively warm state.
Winter is just beginning and already I need a vacation in someplace warm!
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