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10:46PM | 08/18/14
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We have one year old insulation in the attic.
We need to replace a ceiling. Our contractor told us that he can add a thin plaster board to the existing ceiling to prevent insulation loss. Is this a correct process?

Thank you,

David, Moderator

11:02PM | 08/25/14
Member Since: 11/15/13
236 lifetime posts
Hi there
If you have blown in insulation, that would be the best way to go. If you remove the existing ceiling the insulation will fall through.
They could use either 1/4" 3/8" or even 1/2" drywall. This would be a great way to go if the ceiling is prepped properly and the drywall is finished properly
Hope this helps
Thanks
David
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