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Old 06-19-2024, 09:21 AM   #1
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Hello from Montana

Greetings from the land of snow on the mountain in June,
I'm the happy owner of a 1990 Chevy 4 window short bus. I've been removing seats, rubber flooring and now down to the original plywood underlayment. My husband crawled underneath and said it looks like the floor below the plywood is like a metal pickup truck bed.
Yesterday we bought insulation board(pink) and new plywood. I'm wondering if we should take off the underlayment and rebuild the floor from the metal layer?
Hubby is concerned about hitting his head on the ceiling if we add 3" on top of the original plywood?
I'm just curious what the common way is of doing this part?
I suspect there are valid arguments for either method.
Being brand new to forums, I'll be searching about for answers, but any replies are willingly accepted

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Old 06-19-2024, 10:15 AM   #2
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Yes to taking it down to the metal. Be sure to treat it and then come up with foam than plywood.
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