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BigWadeS

Insulation for Gargage Door

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I am wondering if anyone has used the styrofoam insulation kits that the big box home centers sell for their un-insulated garage door...are these worth the money?

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I installed one in my door, and it works good!

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I went cheaper way,I purchased 4x8 sheets and cut them to fit.With the scrap I did air tight fits around door edge where most air infiltration occures.

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Did you guys use caulking or adhesive to get them to stick to the door or just snug fit them in the panels alone?

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What sparcebag said.

I used construction adhesive. Worked well, 7yr. ago.

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I used 4 x 8 sheets of foil backed 1 1/2 foam board and cut it to friction fit in the door spaces. Works great and is a bit heartier than styrofoam. Wish I would have spent the $ to put in insulated doors in the first place when I built the place!

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