19 Jan '12, 11pm

Confusion on Flash and Batt #green

I know there has been a lot written and a lot discussed about flash and batt. I thought I understood the pros and cons. The most import design criteria is to ensure the flash is thick enough to keep condensation point to the inside of the flash barrier. In the case of my location (17026-PA-climate zone 6), 2" of closed cell foam should be thick enough. I have been talking to foam installers in the area and this is what I got back from one of them "...we do not flash and batt nor will I flash and batt for anyone that is a mold night mare it will destroy you house in under 5yrs! " The wall confirguration (as I described it in an earlier posting on this forum) is: 5/8 drywall 2x6 studs 24OC 3.5" Roxul batts (R15) 2 " closed cell spray (R12) Zip wall R6 sheathing (joints taped & properly) (R6) 3/4 strapping fiber cement siding What am I missing here? Based on my research and f...

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