Green building techniques

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Spacing and attachment of rain screen materials (specifically Sturdi-Strips) 1 12 weeks 8 hours ago
by Brian Post
12 weeks 8 hours ago
by Malcolm Taylor
I'm building an off the grid house with double wall construction and I'm concerned about condensation on the sheathing 15 15 weeks 1 day ago
by Geoff Frood
12 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Is it possible to insulate an exterior wall masonry chimney with Roxul? 2 12 weeks 2 days ago
by Elliot Firestone
12 weeks 2 days ago
by Elliot Firestone
When adding foam insulation to a roof assembly, is there any reason to bring it significantly past the exterior building line? 6 15 weeks 2 days ago
by stefan straka
15 weeks 1 day ago
by stefan straka
EPS on basement wall -- vapor barrier advisable? 4 15 weeks 3 days ago
by Nick Welch
15 weeks 3 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Moisture management 2 15 weeks 6 days ago
by Tracy Mitchell
15 weeks 5 days ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Vaulted ceiling assembly 1 17 weeks 1 day ago
by tobias larsen
15 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Techniques/materials to improve the air-tightness of a 1920s-era bungalow in a hot & humid climate (Zone 2A)? 7 16 weeks 1 day ago
by Robert Hallenbeck
16 weeks 3 hours ago
by Lucy Foxworth
Can this product be used over an exterior brick wall? 1 16 weeks 3 days ago
by JOHN HAWTHORNE
16 weeks 13 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Rigid foam on the exterior of a house 2 16 weeks 3 days ago
by Randy Mason
16 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Aquapol for rising damp 0 16 weeks 3 days ago
by Gayle Pound
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How does wall insulation work, and will cellulose insulation mold? 2 16 weeks 4 days ago
by Curt Lyons
16 weeks 4 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
What's the best foundation for a desert home? 5 16 weeks 6 days ago
by Vicky Marshall
16 weeks 4 days ago
by Armando Cobo
Install rigid foam on bottom of rafters in unvented cathedral ceiling filled with OC foam? 4 17 weeks 4 hours ago
by Stephen McMurray
16 weeks 6 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
Overpour or not? 5 18 weeks 1 day ago
by Josh Jipson
17 weeks 6 hours ago
by Richard McGrath
I will be adding a room to my house this summer and I am looking at a couple different wall configurations. 4 17 weeks 4 days ago
by Greg Smith
17 weeks 2 days ago
by Lucy Foxworth
What type of building envelope should I use on my resided house in Seattle? 3 17 weeks 3 days ago
by dale luhman
17 weeks 2 days ago
by dale luhman
I am thinking of using Huber’s new Zip System R-Sheathing on new construction 13 18 weeks 2 days ago
by James Kuszaj
17 weeks 3 days ago
by Matthew Seip
Tightening up a 1949 mid-century modern 5 17 weeks 4 days ago
by Nathan Kipnis
17 weeks 3 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Why haven't steel-framed homes become more popular? 61 1 year 35 weeks ago
by Sal Lombardo
17 weeks 4 days ago
by Kimberly Robinson
Spray foam layer over board foam in Northern Zone 5a? 6 1 year 14 weeks ago
by Gordon B
18 weeks 12 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Termite options, shields, PT floor framing, bait stations? 0 18 weeks 3 days ago
by Bill Daugherty
n/a
REMOTE vs. PERSIST approach for a flat roof? 12 28 weeks 6 days ago
by Jerry Chwang
18 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Which is the better method for an effective air barrier? 7 19 weeks 4 days ago
by Stacey Owens
19 weeks 2 days ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Does a viable (performance and cost effective), non-foam option exist for under slab insulation? 10 22 weeks 55 min ago
by Stacey Owens
19 weeks 2 days ago
by Jerry Liebler
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