1. Visiting from the US? Why not try DIYnot.US instead? Click here to continue to DIYnot.US.
    Dismiss Notice

boarding over Celotex/Kingspan on solid wall

Discussion in 'Plastering and Rendering' started by Whitling2k, 10 Dec 2015.

  1. Whitling2k

    Whitling2k

    Joined:
    6 Feb 2009
    Messages:
    217
    Thanks Received:
    6
    Location:
    Yorkshire
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    I'm in one of those almost uninsulated 1970s dormer beauties... and am DIY renovating most of the house. It's a big house, and so to reduce the volume of air I need to heat and provide insulation, I am planning on framing, insulating, plaster boarding then skimming my walls - i.e. moving all my walls in by 100mm or so and also improving my insulation.

    However - I'm now starting to wonder if sticking something like celotex or kingspan to the existing walls, and then sticking PB to the front of those would give me as decent a finish as the stud walls I have already done.

    What are your thoughts? I sort of imagine it cracking at joints and it being useless for hanging photos and shelves on!
     
  2. DIYnot Local

    DIYnot Local

    Joined:
    3 Sep 2019
    Country:
    United Kingdom

    If you need to find a tradesperson to get your job done, please try our local search below, or if you are doing it yourself you can find suppliers local to you.

    Select the supplier or trade you require, enter your location to begin your search.


    Are you a trade or supplier? You can create your listing free at DIYnot Local

     
Loading...

Share This Page