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Are there alternatives to styrofoam as rigid slab insulation? 3 5 years 36 weeks ago
by John Davies
5 years 36 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Are there any issues with Spray-foam next to Batt insulated walls? 2 2 years 13 weeks ago
by Martin Brown
2 years 13 weeks ago
by Martin Brown
Are there any new strategies for attaching a porch roof and deck to a house? 5 1 year 41 weeks ago
by Eric Heerdt
1 year 41 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Are two layers of exterior foam better than one when the total thickness is the same? 5 4 years 13 weeks ago
by Curious George
4 years 13 weeks ago
by John Brooks
Are wood headers insulated with rigid XPS as the filler as structurally sound as those padded out with OSB or plywood? 4 2 years 42 weeks ago
by Matt Black
2 years 42 weeks ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Are you familiar with the ducting option for heat-pump water heaters? 2 46 weeks 8 hours ago
by David Bearg, PE, CIH
45 weeks 6 days ago
by David Bearg, PE, CIH
Assistance with Attic Mold on my clients' home 15 2 years 49 weeks ago
by Christopher Fuller
2 years 49 weeks ago
by Foster Lyons
Attaching corner trim over rigid foam 2 2 years 43 weeks ago
by Timothy Holzmann
2 years 43 weeks ago
by Timothy Holzmann
Attaching extra fiberglass to 2x4 attic wall? 4 1 year 26 weeks ago
by Allen Doyle
1 year 26 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Attaching pine board ceiling to airtight drywall 2 1 year 12 weeks ago
by darren williams
1 year 12 weeks ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Attaching siding to houses with exterior foam insulation 7 5 years 22 weeks ago
by Anonymous
5 years 21 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Attaching wood furring strips to concrete block foundation for rigid foam 5 1 year 50 weeks ago
by Armando Domingos
1 year 50 weeks ago
by Armando Domingos
Attic ... Friend or Foe? 4 4 years 50 weeks ago
by John Brooks
4 years 50 weeks ago
by John Brooks
Attic access: What is the best way to maintain an airtight seal? 4 2 years 40 weeks ago
by Gordon Taylor
2 years 40 weeks ago
by Gordon Taylor
Attic insulation need a solution... 2 3 years 31 weeks ago
by Scott Miller
3 years 31 weeks ago
by Scott Miller
Attic Insulation Retrofit and Moisture 3 3 years 23 weeks ago
by bil knopp
3 years 23 weeks ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Attic space insulation 7 4 years 38 weeks ago
by Anonymous
4 years 38 weeks ago
by David
Attic Truss, Cellulose & Venting 6 4 years 37 weeks ago
by Ron Bedford
4 years 36 weeks ago
by Anonymous
Attic Ventilation 3 2 years 45 weeks ago
by Mark Hinkley
2 years 45 weeks ago
by Robert Hronek
Avoiding a ledge in a basement 2 12 weeks 3 days ago
by Jason Keddy
12 weeks 3 days ago
by Jason Keddy
Avoiding heat bridging while anchoring furring to interior basement wall through 2" XPS 6 1 year 22 weeks ago
by Andy Chappell-Dick
1 year 22 weeks ago
by Dana Dorsett
Avoiding thermal bridge under doors at slab on grade? 9 2 years 46 weeks ago
by John Rockwell
2 years 46 weeks ago
by Ken Levenson
Azek PVC sheets goods over 1 1/2 foam board as siding 6 1 year 35 weeks ago
by William Campbell
1 year 35 weeks ago
by William Campbell
Basement retrofit--is a waterproof membrane necessary between foundation and sill? 3 2 years 50 weeks ago
by Bennett Sandler
2 years 50 weeks ago
by Bennett Sandler
Basement insulation retrofit - walls versus floors 1 2 years 1 week ago
by semi pro
2 years 1 week ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
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