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Old 25-04-2018, 12:47 PM   #51
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Regarding insulation and Vapour Control Layer (VCL), several ways you can do this, with compromises on either cost or space taken up.

What I'd do, is fix insulated plasterboard either onto battens, or dot n dab. If you look at the specs of this stuff, Celotex for example will say that their insulated plasterboard, taped along the joins then with a layer of plaster finish achieves a VCL so no additional membrane is needed.

Blocks may be cheaper but take up more space.
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Old 25-04-2018, 02:50 PM   #52
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Regarding insulation and Vapour Control Layer (VCL), several ways you can do this, with compromises on either cost or space taken up.

What I'd do, is fix insulated plasterboard either onto battens, or dot n dab. If you look at the specs of this stuff, Celotex for example will say that their insulated plasterboard, taped along the joins then with a layer of plaster finish achieves a VCL so no additional membrane is needed.

Blocks may be cheaper but take up more space.
The choice was made back in post 33.
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Old 26-04-2018, 09:22 AM   #53
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Nice to see you've got your priorities correct Brian with keeping the dart board up till very last. After last night being so cold I bet you can't wait to get started now.
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Old 28-04-2018, 01:22 PM   #54
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Yes Roger it was a bit nippy, its amazing to see the room so bare, and wait till you see all the storage boxes i needed to buy, cellar, attic and one spare bedroom are full of locos, wagons etc etc.
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