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What's the best field joint detail for rainscreen clapboards? 6 33 weeks 3 hours ago
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Rigid foam insulation advice 13 39 weeks 1 hour ago
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Thermal concrete floors 3 36 weeks 3 days ago
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Breaking thermal bridge of dry stacked wall from foundation 5 1 year 2 weeks ago
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Using ZIP R Sheathing 1 37 weeks 1 day ago
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Roof assembly tips 7 37 weeks 6 days ago
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Tips for rigid foam installation 4 38 weeks 2 days ago
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Does anyone know a builder who can build this for me? 13 38 weeks 2 days ago
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Application of redwood rainscreen (horizontal) on painted brick 3 38 weeks 2 days ago
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Gas cooktop: OK with exhaust-only ventilation? 7 38 weeks 1 day ago
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"Protective covering" for exterior foam? 4 40 weeks 1 day ago
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