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Spray foam layer over board foam in Northern Zone 5a? 6 1 year 26 weeks ago
by Gordon B
30 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Termite options, shields, PT floor framing, bait stations? 0 30 weeks 5 days ago
by Bill Daugherty
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REMOTE vs. PERSIST approach for a flat roof? 12 41 weeks 1 day ago
by Jerry Chwang
31 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Which is the better method for an effective air barrier? 7 31 weeks 6 days ago
by Stacey Owens
31 weeks 4 days ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Does a viable (performance and cost effective), non-foam option exist for under slab insulation? 10 34 weeks 2 days ago
by Stacey Owens
31 weeks 4 days ago
by Jerry Liebler
Vented crawl space 2 31 weeks 5 days ago
by Richard Starrett
31 weeks 4 days ago
by Richard Starrett
To condition (the attic) or not to condition, that is the question! 3 32 weeks 1 day ago
by Stacey Owens
32 weeks 11 hours ago
by Stacey Owens
Windows and Exterior Rigid Foam 1 32 weeks 14 hours ago
by Matt Cibula
32 weeks 14 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
A low slope, cathedral roof in Zone A-4: builder says he can vent it 13 33 weeks 2 days ago
by Michelle Paninopoulos
32 weeks 2 days ago
by Keith H
Building it backwards 6 32 weeks 4 days ago
by Roger Woodbury
32 weeks 2 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
Has anyone constructed a "wood" basement floor over dirt? 13 33 weeks 4 days ago
by rob rosen
32 weeks 6 days ago
by Donald Endsley
Exterior rigid foam - horizontal furring? 7 32 weeks 6 days ago
by Eric Whiting
32 weeks 6 days ago
by Eric Whiting
Large overhangs without thermal bridging 2 32 weeks 6 days ago
by Eric Whiting
32 weeks 6 days ago
by Eric Whiting
Roxul and basement wall dynamics 2 33 weeks 2 days ago
by Hobbit _
33 weeks 13 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
2012 IECC - Slab-on-grade Zone 4B 1 33 weeks 1 day ago
by Peter L
33 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
The most value-engineered siding furring strips over thick rigid foam... but what width? 4 33 weeks 5 days ago
by Nick Welch
33 weeks 2 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Plywood faced walls in insulated basement? 3 33 weeks 5 days ago
by Andrew Alden
33 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Web location showing how to blow cellulose from start to finish? 1 33 weeks 2 days ago
by CHris Vidal
33 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
How to best add insulation to sheltered exterior wall? 1 33 weeks 3 days ago
by Nick Lambert
33 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Roof pitch and overhang questions -- among others... 5 34 weeks 2 hours ago
by J. Smith
33 weeks 5 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
Is stucco finish practical on advanced framing? 3 33 weeks 6 days ago
by brian rawlinson
33 weeks 5 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Substitute for rigid foam on unconditioned attic wall? 1 34 weeks 2 days ago
by Nick Welch
34 weeks 2 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 34 weeks 3 days ago
by Ralph Hertlein
34 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Fireplace vs energy-efficiency 11 1 year 46 weeks ago
by Michael McKinley
34 weeks 4 days ago
by Katy Hollbacher
Flip the blower door? 6 35 weeks 2 days ago
by Hobbit _
34 weeks 5 days ago
by Hobbit _
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