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Garage door detail on FPSF

Doing a FPSF w/ an attached garage(heated) in zone 5a. Does anybody have a good detail for an overhead garage door where it contacts the slab? Have a few ideas in mind, but need something that will last. That is one nasty thermal bridge to contend with....

Asked by Todd Kalin
Posted Sun, 12/02/2012 - 18:50

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Ideas to knock around at these two links, and do search here.

http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/community/forum/general-questions/22...
and
http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/community/forum/energy-efficiency-an...

good luck. if you come up with anything of genius, let us know. i am still undecided on exactly what to do.

Answered by John Klingel
Posted Mon, 12/03/2012 - 00:50

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Todd,
I second John's suggestion. After you read through all the comments on the two threads that John linked to, you can post any further questions here.

Answered by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Posted Mon, 12/03/2012 - 05:11

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