Vapor Barrier Between Wall and Concrete Floor

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Posted by: from Maple Ridge
8/4/2011 at 7:59:14 PM


I'm finishing my basement and installing an interior wall. I used a black plastic as a vapor barrier between the bottom of the wall and the concrete floor. Will the plastic be enough or should I use some other material as the vapor barrier?

Thank you.

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Date/Time8/4/2011 at 9:32:07 PM

Hi ,Stewart here of Sct floorcoverings.Make sure the Plastic vapor barrier is at least 10ml thick,Also make sure you rais the Drywall at least 3/4 of an inch above the concrete.Regards-Stewart-Sct Floorcoverings,Mississauga,ontario 416-295-0906

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Konstantin in Maple Ridge
Date/Time8/5/2011 at 2:21:44 PM

Hi Stewart,

thank you very much for the information.

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