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Attaching Intersecting Walls to InSoFast Panels

Install all of the InSoFast panels around the perimeter walls before building interior partition walls. Butt intersecting wall stud up to the InSoFast panels. Apply a bead of construction adhesive to the backside of the stud where it will come in contact with the InSoFast panels. Note your stud is fastened at the bottom plate

Interior Windows, Doors and Openings

Frame all openings to ensure there is a sturdy attachment surface for drywall or trim in case the InSoFast studs do not perfectly meet the edges. Important: EX 2.5 panels are easier to frame than UX 2.0 panels because they are the same depth as commonly available framing lumber. UX 2.0 panels will require additional

Build Tight, Ventilate Right: A Retrofit Story

Back in 2014 we started working with a customer in Pennsylvania who had already been renovating his home for 3 years. Bill initially used InSoFast in his basement, but the next important step was the exterior. Motivated by his interest in building science, Bill planned his retrofit thinking, “build tight, ventilate right”. The exterior retrofit

4 Reasons to Choose EX For Your Basement Project

Many installers choose our UX 2.0 panel for their basement projects. It’s a perfect product for the application and it has all the right features in just the right amounts: R-8.5 continuous insulation, rot-resistant framing, drainage channels, electrical raceways and a simple, stackable interlocking design. The UX panels are designed to be the most cost-effective

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