Green building techniques

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What to do about an old attic? 1 6 weeks 1 day ago
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A question, universally... 5 3 years 24 weeks ago
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EPS on basement wall -- vapor barrier advisable? 4 10 weeks 5 days ago
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Moisture management 2 11 weeks 17 hours ago
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Vaulted ceiling assembly 1 12 weeks 2 days ago
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Rigid foam on the exterior of a house 2 11 weeks 4 days ago
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Aquapol for rising damp 0 11 weeks 5 days ago
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How does wall insulation work, and will cellulose insulation mold? 2 11 weeks 5 days ago
by Curt Lyons
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What's the best foundation for a desert home? 5 12 weeks 1 day ago
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Install rigid foam on bottom of rafters in unvented cathedral ceiling filled with OC foam? 4 12 weeks 1 day ago
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Overpour or not? 5 13 weeks 3 days ago
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I will be adding a room to my house this summer and I am looking at a couple different wall configurations. 4 12 weeks 5 days ago
by Greg Smith
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What type of building envelope should I use on my resided house in Seattle? 3 12 weeks 4 days ago
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I am thinking of using Huber’s new Zip System R-Sheathing on new construction 13 13 weeks 3 days ago
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Tightening up a 1949 mid-century modern 5 12 weeks 5 days ago
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Why haven't steel-framed homes become more popular? 61 1 year 30 weeks ago
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Spray foam layer over board foam in Northern Zone 5a? 6 1 year 9 weeks ago
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