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Frozen Walls and Plumbing Obstacles

When we received project photos from Bill, an avid DIY-er in Northern Vermont, we knew we had to learn more about his basement project. After nearly 10 years of building his home from scratch it was time for Bill to insulate his cellar. The pre-existing plumbing obstacles posed a tricky application area for his project, but InSoFast panels made

Working with Plumbing

The easiest way to work around pipes and other obstructions along your wall is to simply carve the InSoFast around it and fill the gap with spray foam. Below are a few options and ideas for how to finish around obstructions that stick out past the InSoFast panels. Fitting around Pipes Cut the InSoFast panels

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