what is the best way to insulate under a wooden floor?

Asked By: - 12/5/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
The best way is normally the most expensive... More
Answered By: RICHARD - 12/6/2010
Additional Answers (4)
Take them all up. Kingspan insulation and then new wood floors. It will never pay for itself don't bother just turn up the heat.
Answered By: David C - 12/5/2010
If you are laying a floor above the present floor just use rolled polystyrene or if you are lifting the floor then use 1" polystyrene boards. Hope this helps..............
Answered By: Robert M - 12/5/2010
More info please, if it is the original floorboards and there is space below, then lift the boards and fit cut foam between the joists below, using netting or something to hold it in place,but if it is under laminate, then it's a whole other story! As I say, more info!! Good luck, what ever you choose... More
Answered By: essdee - 12/5/2010
If you can get underneath it I would put ridgid PIR insulation panels between the joists. Seal any gaps with expanding foam. I have done this for a flat roof rather than a floor but the principle is the same. Don't buy the insulation sheets from B&Q, you will find them cheaper from your local builders merchant.
Answered By: lercio - 12/5/2010
Sponsored results
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
New job opportunities added daily. Search Virginia jobs now!
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Get Your Degree Online Sooner than You Think. Financial Aid Options

Other Career Questions

What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
3 answers - Asked By: drop pants not bombs!.♥ - 3/2/2010
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
4 answers - Asked By: bayebd24【ツ】 - 11/21/2007
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
1 answers - Asked By: roseparkerly - 1/26/2009

Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.

Popular Articles

Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs Article Rating
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook Article Rating
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.1.40.24-301