Green building techniques

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How do we address thermal bridging and insulation in Alexander, NC, zone 4, about 2800' elevation? 14 11 weeks 4 days ago
by Kristin Taulbee
11 weeks 3 days ago
by Kristin Taulbee
Roof trusses — Why not whole-house trusses? 4 11 weeks 4 days ago
by Joseph Malovich
11 weeks 4 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Condensation in roof steel vs. wood vs. foam 5 11 weeks 5 days ago
by Jeff Cooper
11 weeks 4 days ago
by Jeff Cooper
Should rigid foam extend the full depth of basement foundation? 7 12 weeks 4 days ago
by Adam Peterson
12 weeks 19 hours ago
by Dana Dorsett
Super insulated "storm" door? 5 12 weeks 3 days ago
by Ryan Griffin
12 weeks 1 day ago
by Charlie Sullivan
Basement walls: combining EPS/XPS with polyiso? 2 12 weeks 1 day ago
by Carl Bomkamp
12 weeks 1 day ago
by Carl Bomkamp
Does my house need to breathe? 9 12 weeks 4 days ago
by megan wood
12 weeks 1 day ago
by Jane Whitmire
Rigid insulation outside of ZIP R ? 3 12 weeks 2 days ago
by Roy Goodwin
12 weeks 2 days ago
by D Dorsett
Insulating interior foundation footings 1 12 weeks 6 days ago
by Keith Gustafson
12 weeks 6 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Is a double stud wall with wood and steel studs a good idea? 11 13 weeks 21 hours ago
by Lowell Lo
13 weeks 7 hours ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Air seal complex joint 6 13 weeks 6 days ago
by Brian C
13 weeks 5 days ago
by kye ford
Basement slab retrofit questions 4 22 weeks 1 day ago
by Mark Fredericks
13 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Quarter Round on Rammed Earth 25 14 weeks 5 days ago
by Terry Lee
14 weeks 1 day ago
by Terry Lee
Sealing bottom plate to slab 17 1 year 30 weeks ago
by Hugh Stearns
15 weeks 10 hours ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Insulating a floor above a garage 3 16 weeks 4 hours ago
by Joshua Lloyd
16 weeks 3 hours ago
by Joshua Lloyd
Rigid insulation on exterior walls with high interior humidity 6 2 years 44 weeks ago
by norm rostocki
16 weeks 17 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Ceiling air / vapor barrier... Is this a bad idea? 9 16 weeks 5 days ago
by Ryan Griffin
16 weeks 22 hours ago
by Dana Dorsett
Should I fill the unvented soffits with foam? 1 16 weeks 4 days ago
by Rob Cramer
16 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Flat roof with no gases or fumes 11 16 weeks 6 days ago
by Kimberly Norton
16 weeks 4 days ago
by Jin Kazama
Insulating an unheated basement / cellar 17 17 weeks 1 hour ago
by Chris kim
16 weeks 5 days ago
by Nick T - 6A (MN)
Best heating/cooling method for a new 5,000-square-foot home? 35 2 years 12 weeks ago
by Steve Arnold
17 weeks 1 day ago
by Steve Arnold
What would be the proper way? 4 17 weeks 1 day ago
by Jason Varrato
17 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Looking at using black sheathing for air sealing /baffles cathedral roof 2 17 weeks 5 days ago
by Geoff Frood
17 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
U value of double windows for sound proofing? 2 17 weeks 6 days ago
by Ryan Griffin
17 weeks 6 days ago
by Charlie Sullivan
Locating flue hole without removing wall paneling 5 18 weeks 6 days ago
by Louie Bruno
17 weeks 6 days ago
by Richard Beyer
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