Green building techniques

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Under cabin insulation 3 2 years 25 weeks ago
by cabinseeker asgood
2 years 25 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Attic access: What is the best way to maintain an airtight seal? 4 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Gordon Taylor
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Gordon Taylor
Installation of finless windows 3 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Ben Raterman
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Ben Raterman
Brick veneer cladding and exterior rigid foam 2 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Milan Jurich
2 years 26 weeks ago
by Milan Jurich
Monolithic slab in a cold climate 7 2 years 28 weeks ago
by William Ritke-Jones
2 years 27 weeks ago
by John Klingel
Alternatives to Exterior Foam 5 2 years 27 weeks ago
by paul preto
2 years 27 weeks ago
by John Klingel
Open vs closed cell cavity insulation with exterior foam panels? 4 2 years 27 weeks ago
by Jonathan Jacobsen
2 years 27 weeks ago
by Jonathan Jacobsen
Will wood siding pass capillary water into wall assembly? 3 2 years 28 weeks ago
by Richard Baumgarten
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Richard Baumgarten
Are wood headers insulated with rigid XPS as the filler as structurally sound as those padded out with OSB or plywood? 4 2 years 28 weeks ago
by Matt Black
2 years 28 weeks ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Does anyone have an appreciable history with installation of horizontal vinyl siding over furring strips, attached through several inches of rigid foam to studs? 14 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Sonny Chatum
2 years 28 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Attaching corner trim over rigid foam 2 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Timothy Holzmann
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Timothy Holzmann
Installing windows in an out-of-plumb wall 7 2 years 29 weeks ago
by Jonathan B
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Jonathan B
The USGBC has gone too Far this time! 1 2 years 29 weeks ago
by John Brooks
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Armando Cobo
Heat sink to absorb heat from asphalt shingles (sealed attic)? 2 2 years 29 weeks ago
by David Goldman
2 years 29 weeks ago
by David Goldman
Cathedral ceiling reinsulation 6 2 years 30 weeks ago
by Brian de Gruchy
2 years 29 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Which surface is most effective for low-e coating in 2-ply laminated glass? 8 2 years 30 weeks ago
by Puri Tammarongtam
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Greg Smith
Polyiso directly over Tyvek stucco wrap vs 1/4" shims between 4 2 years 30 weeks ago
by Carlton Bruen
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
EPS Foam on Exterior with interior vapor barrier? 8 2 years 32 weeks ago
by David Fischer
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Burke Stoller
Foam Under Monolithic Slab/Footing 20 2 years 31 weeks ago
by Ray Sten
2 years 30 weeks ago
by Kevin Dickson, MSME
Attic Ventilation 3 2 years 31 weeks ago
by Mark Hinkley
2 years 31 weeks ago
by Robert Hronek
Follow-up to Spencer Burnfield's question of 13 March: Closed vs. Vented Crawls in the Pacific Northwest. 7 2 years 31 weeks ago
by Gordon Taylor
2 years 31 weeks ago
by William Wingett
When applying 2" rigid foam on exterior walls on new construction, how are the windows secured to the plywood jamb extensions? 2 2 years 31 weeks ago
by David Lajeunesse
2 years 31 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Is high solar gain glazing worth the extra money in mid-Michigan? 3 2 years 32 weeks ago
by Cara M
2 years 32 weeks ago
by Cara M
Avoiding thermal bridge under doors at slab on grade? 9 2 years 32 weeks ago
by John Rockwell
2 years 32 weeks ago
by Ken Levenson
Is there a "direct vent" clothes dryer or kitchen hood? 13 3 years 2 weeks ago
by Andrew Homoly
2 years 32 weeks ago
by John Klingel
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