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can i render a single skin concreat wall to water prof and plaster board in side?

2 Answers from MyBuilder Bricklayers

No it will condensate and the boards will fall off. You will have to put a timber insulated frame up internally, with vapor barrier.

2012-08-28T12:05:01+01:00

Answered 28th Aug 2012

It depends on the walls thickness, over 600mm
I would say probably yes but a cavity is best to prevent lateral penetrating damp. You would need a vapour barrier for sure.

2012-08-28T12:05:02+01:00

Answered 28th Aug 2012

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