Insulation Barrier

Originally Posted By: dbush
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This does need an insulation barrier around the flue vent pipe, correct.


http://www.nachi.org/bbsystem/usrimages/Insulationbarrier.JPG


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Originally Posted By: rsummers
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Yes it needs to have 1" clearance to all combustibles. They should make insulation installers pass some some sort of test on clearances and ventilation requirements before they let them install. I wonder if the local building officials ever look in the attic on the final inspection?


Originally Posted By: jpeck
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Correct.


To combustibles AND insulation.


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