insulating metal shed

Discussion in 'Building' started by cheunsam, 5 Oct 2005.

This topic originated from the How to page called Wall Insulation.

  1. cheunsam

    Joined:
    5 Oct 2005
    Messages:
    1
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Hi,

    Ive got a metal shed on a roof of an apartment in Japan that needs to be insulated. The walls are hollow between the exterior metal wall and the interior dry wall. I havent been able to check under the roof of the shed yet.

    Since the whole property is a rental, Im not interested in any solutions which might be expensive (ie suitable for long-term owners). Something quick, cheap, and reasonably effective for heat insulation-was thinking about pouring styrofoam peanuts down inside the wall hollows.

    Would much appreciate any ideas yall might have. & If you ever come to Kobe, Im buying the beer.

    cheers!
     
  2. oilman

    Joined:
    16 Sep 2003
    Messages:
    7,975
    Thanks Received:
    27
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    I'll get packed, what's your address?:cool:
     
  3. Johnboy54

    Joined:
    24 Sep 2005
    Messages:
    271
    Thanks Received:
    2
    Location:
    Yorkshire
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    I think you probably answered your own question.
    You've got hollow walls in someone else's property and you want a cheap, quick fix.
    The cost?
    Peanuts. ;)
     
Loading...
DIYnot News
Similar Threads
  1. lizzy
    Replies:
    8
    Views:
    180
  2. Asa Mac
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    156
  3. Idrisdraig
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    105
  4. Don44
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    126
  5. oakapple
    Replies:
    3
    Views:
    3,644

Share This Page