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Sealing recommendation to keep air and wasps out

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I started a bathroom remodel and pulled off some drywall to install a tub onto the studs.  I encountered wasp nests on the inside of the drywall in the wall cavity and am wondering what I can do to seal them out.  The attic of the attached garage butts up against the bathroom wall and there appears to be access from the attic for the wasps.  I've attached a picture showing the problem.

Thanks for any help,


Caulk, spray foam, pieces of (post #199396, reply #1 of 2)

Caulk, spray foam, pieces of drywall, etc.  There's no magic formula -- you have to seal things tight.

Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed.  --Herman Melville

Thank you. (post #199396, reply #2 of 2)

Thank you.