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A low slope, cathedral roof in Zone A-4: builder says he can vent it 13 32 weeks 4 days ago
by Michelle Paninopoulos
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by Keith H
Building it backwards 6 31 weeks 6 days ago
by Roger Woodbury
31 weeks 4 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
Has anyone constructed a "wood" basement floor over dirt? 13 32 weeks 6 days ago
by rob rosen
32 weeks 1 day ago
by Donald Endsley
Exterior rigid foam - horizontal furring? 7 32 weeks 1 day ago
by Eric Whiting
32 weeks 1 day ago
by Eric Whiting
Large overhangs without thermal bridging 2 32 weeks 1 day ago
by Eric Whiting
32 weeks 1 day ago
by Eric Whiting
Roxul and basement wall dynamics 2 32 weeks 4 days ago
by Hobbit _
32 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
2012 IECC - Slab-on-grade Zone 4B 1 32 weeks 4 days ago
by Peter L
32 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
The most value-engineered siding furring strips over thick rigid foam... but what width? 4 33 weeks 10 hours ago
by Nick Welch
32 weeks 4 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Plywood faced walls in insulated basement? 3 33 weeks 13 hours ago
by Andrew Alden
32 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Web location showing how to blow cellulose from start to finish? 1 32 weeks 4 days ago
by CHris Vidal
32 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How to best add insulation to sheltered exterior wall? 1 32 weeks 5 days ago
by Nick Lambert
32 weeks 4 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Roof pitch and overhang questions -- among others... 5 33 weeks 2 days ago
by J. Smith
33 weeks 13 hours ago
by Dana Dorsett
Is stucco finish practical on advanced framing? 3 33 weeks 1 day ago
by brian rawlinson
33 weeks 1 day ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Substitute for rigid foam on unconditioned attic wall? 1 33 weeks 4 days ago
by Nick Welch
33 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 33 weeks 5 days ago
by Ralph Hertlein
33 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Fireplace vs energy-efficiency 11 1 year 46 weeks ago
by Michael McKinley
33 weeks 6 days ago
by Katy Hollbacher
Flip the blower door? 6 34 weeks 4 days ago
by Hobbit _
34 weeks 16 hours ago
by Hobbit _
Minimalist on top of slab insulation options 9 35 weeks 4 days ago
by Keith H
34 weeks 3 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
Best way to frame corner with thick exterior foam 1 34 weeks 6 days ago
by W. Timothy Ward
34 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
R-25 exterior rigid foam in Maryland, USA 5 35 weeks 4 days ago
by James Eric
35 weeks 3 days ago
by James Eric
Correct basement slab poly install 6 35 weeks 5 days ago
by Morris Farris
35 weeks 4 days ago
by Morris Farris
Are you familiar with the ducting option for heat-pump water heaters? 2 35 weeks 6 days ago
by David Bearg, PE, CIH
35 weeks 5 days ago
by David Bearg, PE, CIH
Bath fan ductwork - material and insulation (revisited) - 5 36 weeks 1 day ago
by Randy Toni
36 weeks 16 hours ago
by Randy Toni
Insulating a cathedral ceiling 1 36 weeks 1 day ago
by Peter Limon
36 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Thermally breaking a threshold 8 37 weeks 1 day ago
by Peter L
36 weeks 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
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