no rim plate in concreat walls

No sill plate | DIY Home Improvement Forum

I bought Dow blue Styrofoam insulation board and Great Stuff. As I started to shopvac the cavities last night I noticed that there is no sill plate. The floor joists and rim joists rest directly on the block wall. There is no vapor barrier or covering of any type over the top of the block wall. Just the block cavities open to the conditioned space.【Get Price】

Framing Basement Walls Against Concrete and How to Steer

Lay the plates in such a way that the treated wood Is closer to the concrete wall. Then lay another ordinary plate that will sit right on top of the treated one to form a 2 layered bottom plate. Then use the already measured wall height and roughly place the top plate【Get Price】

Rim joist insulation: No wood sill plate - influence on rigid

The far wall is brick that sits directly on top of the concrete basement wall (no sill plate). The floor joists sit on / are embedded into the top of the concrete basement wall. The concrete ( block maybe) wall looks to have parged and sealed with 'dry-lock' hence the white look.【Get Price】

Moisture Barrier Between the Sole Plate & the Concrete Slab

Moisture Barrier Between the Sole Plate & the Concrete Slab. Sole plates or sill plates are the first pieces of framing lumber placed in home construction. These plates must be made of pressure 【Get Price】

Ledger Board Attachment to a Solid Concrete Foundation Wall

Ledger Board Attachment to a Solid Concrete Foundation Wall When attaching a ledger board to a masonry wall you will want to first cut the ledger board to size and have two helpers hold it in place so you can drill two holes every 12” through the wood where your bolts will be installed.【Get Price】

How to Install Sill Plates: 12 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow

The sill plate transitions between the foundation and the wood framing of the walls. The sill plate is treated to act as a barrier keeping out termites and other critters and keeps moisture from getting under the wall framing and causing water damage. The sill plate is also what you attach your framed walls to.【Get Price】

rim joists with no sill plate pics included - DoItYourself

The missing plate usually gives the floor system a positive connection held down to the concrete block foundation wall for winds and seismic shear forces transferred to the earth. There may be metal straps mortared in the block cavities to the rim joist attached on the outside under the diagonal board sheathing or just siding.【Get Price】

How to Block Water From Going Under a Sill Plate | Home

8. Seal the rim joists next which is where the floor support beams intersect with the foundation wall. Spray foam around the bottom and top of these joists on both the interior and exterior sides 【Get Price】