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Using foam board in the rafter bays to create a hot roof 2 2 years 25 weeks ago
by Olav Ormseth
2 years 25 weeks ago
by Olav Ormseth
How do you attach a large amount of insulation to a concrete wall? 4 2 years 25 weeks ago
by Denise Elliott
2 years 25 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Worth worrying about heat loss through aluminum door threshold? 4 2 years 26 weeks ago
by James Howison
2 years 25 weeks ago
by James Howison
What kind of metal roof and radiant barrier would work best in Palau? 1 2 years 25 weeks ago
by Gerhardt Braeckel
2 years 25 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Rigid insulation on exterior walls with high interior humidity 4 2 years 26 weeks ago
by norm rostocki
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How do I place baffles for cellulose attic insulation? 8 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Gregory Worrel
2 years 26 weeks ago
by James Morgan
We want to build an interior 8" thick x 10' long wall of cob. Should we lay a 2x4 ladder to build it on? 1 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Vicky Poulsen
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How do I thicken slab with 2" of foam underneath? 4 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Charles Eichenlaub
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Sill/band-joist: open or closed cell? 2 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Hobbit _
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Hobbit _
Will furring strips be needed over sheathing if using steel roofing? 4 2 years 26 weeks ago
by steven bumpus
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Armando Cobo
Airseal but still have a draft from basement 3 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Darren Finch
2 years 27 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Fiberglass insulation hangers for under roof deck 11 2 years 28 weeks ago
by David Johnson
2 years 27 weeks ago
by David Meiland
Rainscreen wall with insect screen 5 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Cramer Silkworth
2 years 27 weeks ago
by Cramer Silkworth
Has anyone experienced problems installing Hardi siding over Zip R ? 2 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Phillip McCloud
2 years 27 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
I am rebuilding a house and the sill plate is below grade 7 2 years 28 weeks ago
by michael kasales
2 years 27 weeks ago
by david kominek
Age-old question of insulation payback — only heating costs? Why not the costs of cooling? 6 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Darren Finch
2 years 27 weeks ago
by Darren Finch
How to seal a crawl space in new constuction? 2 2 years 28 weeks ago
by larry ogden
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Lighting strategies 4 2 years 28 weeks ago
by sam dhak
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Keith Gustafson
A blog for "air-tight" sheathing nuts 32 2 years 50 weeks ago
by Lucas Durand - 7A
2 years 28 weeks ago
by John Brooks
Exterior foam installation details 3 2 years 28 weeks ago
by Kacey Zach
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Which exterior sheathing is better? 3 2 years 28 weeks ago
by Elizabeth Kormos
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Elizabeth Kormos
Exterior foam decision — IRC table 601.3.1 — and housewrap over foam 7 2 years 32 weeks ago
by Dirk Gently
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Making exterior crawlspace foam more termite resistant 5 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Harlan Bauer
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Anonymous
Creating unconditioned attic (and ducting/furnace question) 10 2 years 30 weeks ago
by James Howison
2 years 30 weeks ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Under cabin insulation 3 2 years 30 weeks ago
by cabinseeker asgood
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
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