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Is it possible to replace damaged siding without having to replace the underlying foam board insulation? 3 2 years 25 weeks ago
by Fan Davro
2 years 25 weeks ago
by Fan Davro
Interior basement wall insulation - options after framing has started 5 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Bryan Anderson
2 years 25 weeks ago
by Bryan Anderson
What's the best kind of damper to install on a kitchen exhaust fan? 3 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Armando Domingos
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How to get fresh air in finished basement without the condensation? 2 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Bill Beasley
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Bill Beasley
Exterior wall "headers" 18 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Jerry Liebler
2 years 26 weeks ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Moisture question with rigid Insulation on interior of poured concrete basement walls. 4 2 years 26 weeks ago
by George Heinrich
2 years 26 weeks ago
by George Heinrich
Cellulose insulation in new saltbox roof (Zone 5a coastal) 3 2 years 27 weeks ago
by John Rockwell
2 years 27 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Rainscreen detail with brick mould window 2 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Kacey Zach
2 years 27 weeks ago
by Kacey Zach
Exterior foam foundation detail 2 2 years 28 weeks ago
by Kacey Zach
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Sun porch for solar gain? 3 2 years 28 weeks ago
by Michael Arnold
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Wanting to know if my extensive insulation/energy retrofit on an adobe house built in 1882 sounds right. 6 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Kelly Fowler
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Using foam board in the rafter bays to create a hot roof 2 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Olav Ormseth
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Olav Ormseth
How do you attach a large amount of insulation to a concrete wall? 4 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Denise Elliott
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Worth worrying about heat loss through aluminum door threshold? 4 2 years 30 weeks ago
by James Howison
2 years 29 weeks ago
by James Howison
What kind of metal roof and radiant barrier would work best in Palau? 1 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Gerhardt Braeckel
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How do I place baffles for cellulose attic insulation? 8 2 years 30 weeks ago
by Gregory Worrel
2 years 29 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 30 weeks ago
by Vicky Poulsen
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How do I thicken slab with 2" of foam underneath? 4 2 years 30 weeks ago
by Charles Eichenlaub
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Sill/band-joist: open or closed cell? 2 2 years 30 weeks ago
by Hobbit _
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Hobbit _
Will furring strips be needed over sheathing if using steel roofing? 4 2 years 30 weeks ago
by steven bumpus
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Armando Cobo
Airseal but still have a draft from basement 3 2 years 31 weeks ago
by Darren Finch
2 years 31 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Fiberglass insulation hangers for under roof deck 11 2 years 31 weeks ago
by David Johnson
2 years 31 weeks ago
by David Meiland
Rainscreen wall with insect screen 5 2 years 31 weeks ago
by Cramer Silkworth
2 years 31 weeks ago
by Cramer Silkworth
Has anyone experienced problems installing Hardi siding over Zip R ? 2 2 years 31 weeks ago
by Phillip McCloud
2 years 31 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
I am rebuilding a house and the sill plate is below grade 7 2 years 31 weeks ago
by michael kasales
2 years 31 weeks ago
by david kominek
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