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Exterior rigid foam details/concerns for roof 2 36 weeks 3 days ago
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Spray foam 4 40 weeks 4 days ago
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Cathedral ceiling roof assembly 1 40 weeks 4 days ago
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Retractable pool enclosure up against an existing house 2 41 weeks 2 days ago
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Options for insulation for cathedral ceiling 1 41 weeks 23 hours ago
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Insulating porch attached to log cabin 1 41 weeks 2 days ago
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How to improve the walls for a 1000-square-foot house near Asheville? 1 41 weeks 2 days ago
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Why spend so much (any) effort insulating the building slab? 4 42 weeks 3 days ago
by David Hall
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