Garage/House Wall Assembly

Garage/House Wall Assembly

The Garage is structurally separated from the house, 2 X 4 Structural walls on either side of the SIP Panel are structural. The 2 X 4 Structural Walls are filled with closed cell spray foam to air seal the SIP into place. There are no electrical, low voltage, mechanical, or plumbing, penetrations of the exterior or a joining wall of the building to the outside or the garage.

The center of the insulation in marked out for the structural attachment for the man door between the garage and the house.

Air Sealing Rim and Band Joist, and Second floor Sub-floor << >>Garage Ceiling/Second Floor

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