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A low slope, cathedral roof in Zone A-4: builder says he can vent it 13 20 weeks 5 days ago
by Michelle Paninopoulos
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by Keith H
Building it backwards 6 20 weeks 5 hours ago
by Roger Woodbury
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by Dana Dorsett
Has anyone constructed a "wood" basement floor over dirt? 13 21 weeks 3 hours ago
by rob rosen
20 weeks 1 day ago
by Donald Endsley
Exterior rigid foam - horizontal furring? 7 20 weeks 2 days ago
by Eric Whiting
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by Eric Whiting
Large overhangs without thermal bridging 2 20 weeks 2 days ago
by Eric Whiting
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by Eric Whiting
Roxul and basement wall dynamics 2 20 weeks 5 days ago
by Hobbit _
20 weeks 3 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
2012 IECC - Slab-on-grade Zone 4B 1 20 weeks 4 days ago
by Peter L
20 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
The most value-engineered siding furring strips over thick rigid foam... but what width? 4 21 weeks 18 hours ago
by Nick Welch
20 weeks 4 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Plywood faced walls in insulated basement? 3 21 weeks 21 hours ago
by Andrew Alden
20 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Web location showing how to blow cellulose from start to finish? 1 20 weeks 5 days ago
by CHris Vidal
20 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How to best add insulation to sheltered exterior wall? 1 20 weeks 6 days ago
by Nick Lambert
20 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Roof pitch and overhang questions -- among others... 5 21 weeks 2 days ago
by J. Smith
21 weeks 21 hours ago
by Dana Dorsett
Is stucco finish practical on advanced framing? 3 21 weeks 1 day ago
by brian rawlinson
21 weeks 1 day ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Substitute for rigid foam on unconditioned attic wall? 1 21 weeks 4 days ago
by Nick Welch
21 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
What method would be best for insulating the exterior of a foundation and still permit the application of stone veneer? 1 21 weeks 5 days ago
by Ralph Hertlein
21 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Fireplace vs energy-efficiency 11 1 year 34 weeks ago
by Michael McKinley
21 weeks 6 days ago
by Katy Hollbacher
Flip the blower door? 6 22 weeks 4 days ago
by Hobbit _
22 weeks 1 day ago
by Hobbit _
Minimalist on top of slab insulation options 9 23 weeks 4 days ago
by Keith H
22 weeks 3 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
Best way to frame corner with thick exterior foam 1 23 weeks 4 hours ago
by W. Timothy Ward
22 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
R-25 exterior rigid foam in Maryland, USA 5 23 weeks 5 days ago
by James Eric
23 weeks 4 days ago
by James Eric
Correct basement slab poly install 6 23 weeks 5 days ago
by Morris Farris
23 weeks 4 days ago
by Morris Farris
Are you familiar with the ducting option for heat-pump water heaters? 2 24 weeks 5 hours ago
by David Bearg, PE, CIH
23 weeks 6 days ago
by David Bearg, PE, CIH
Bath fan ductwork - material and insulation (revisited) - 5 24 weeks 1 day ago
by Randy Toni
24 weeks 1 day ago
by Randy Toni
Insulating a cathedral ceiling 1 24 weeks 2 days ago
by Peter Limon
24 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Thermally breaking a threshold 8 25 weeks 1 day ago
by Peter L
24 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
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