21 Sep '11, 5pm

Does polyethylene installed in the ceiling cause any problems? #green

I live in Minneapolis Minnesota. Is there any problem with installing a polyethylene barrier in the ceiling? The insulation installer wants to use it to hold up the blow-in cellulose before the drywall goes up. I was planning on just using a vapor retarding primer/paint. One concern I have is that If I ever do have a leak in the roof I won't know about it because the poly sheeting will block the water from reaching the drywall.

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