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Substitute for rigid foam on unconditioned attic wall? 1 30 weeks 4 days ago
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R-25 exterior rigid foam in Maryland, USA 5 32 weeks 5 days ago
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Insulating scissors trusses — best practice or economics? 5 35 weeks 19 hours ago
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REMOTE retrofit 3 35 weeks 1 day ago
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