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Substitute for rigid foam on unconditioned attic wall? 1 17 weeks 3 days ago
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Best way to frame corner with thick exterior foam 1 18 weeks 6 days ago
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R-25 exterior rigid foam in Maryland, USA 5 19 weeks 4 days ago
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Bath fan ductwork - material and insulation (revisited) - 5 20 weeks 17 hours ago
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Insulating a cathedral ceiling 1 20 weeks 20 hours ago
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Thermally breaking a threshold 8 21 weeks 10 hours ago
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Insulating scissors trusses — best practice or economics? 5 21 weeks 6 days ago
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REMOTE retrofit 3 22 weeks 1 day ago
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