George Whiting
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Retrofit insulation on the roof over cathedral ceiling

Started this discussion. Last reply by R Higgins Mar 25, 2013. 24 Replies

I have an under-insulated roof above a "cathedral ceiling".  The shingles need to be replaced this year.  It occurred to me that this could be an opportunity to insulate from above.Can it make sense…Continue

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EcoHeat Solutions LLC
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At 4:23pm on October 11, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi George,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros! Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!


Thanks!
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