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Roxul for crawlspace stemwall? And a related detail. 21 37 weeks 6 days ago
by Andy Chappell-Dick
37 weeks 1 day ago
by Richard Beyer
Using an "Arctic wall" design for a cathedral ceiling in Climate Zone 6 14 38 weeks 2 days ago
by Trevor Chadwick
37 weeks 5 days ago
by Trevor Chadwick
Finishing rigid foam against an innie window 6 38 weeks 2 days ago
by jordan Saunders
38 weeks 6 hours ago
by Stephen Thwaites
Rigid insulation between interior bearing wall footings and slab? 3 38 weeks 2 days ago
by Silas Hoeppner
38 weeks 1 day ago
by Malcolm Taylor
I'm currently struggling to explain why I want SIPs for my roof instead of trusses 11 38 weeks 5 days ago
by scott schroeder
38 weeks 1 day ago
by Richard Beyer
My family room has a painted T&G wood-planked vaulted ceiling that leaks air 4 38 weeks 2 days ago
by Bruce Howe
38 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Can TrueFoam Foundation Plus Type 2 rigid foam be used as a vapor barrier? 1 38 weeks 2 days ago
by Mark McKenzie
38 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Restoring cedar shingles under vinyl siding 2 39 weeks 1 day ago
by Nick Welch
39 weeks 1 day ago
by Nick Welch
80 sq. m. green passive house 2 39 weeks 1 day ago
by Tomas Batonas
39 weeks 1 day ago
by Tomas Batonas
Is foam under the basement always recommended? 11 39 weeks 6 days ago
by Stephen Youngquist
39 weeks 3 days ago
by Terry Lee
DIY blower door test? 2 39 weeks 6 days ago
by Nick Welch
39 weeks 5 days ago
by Nick Welch
Ensuring the right ventilation approach 1 40 weeks 3 days ago
by Tyson Clemmer
40 weeks 2 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Blower door disappointment and questions 8 40 weeks 6 days ago
by Lucy Foxworth
40 weeks 4 days ago
by Lucy Foxworth
Foam board between studs and exterior sheathing? 6 40 weeks 6 days ago
by Dillon Vautrin
40 weeks 5 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Exterior rigid foam details/concerns for roof 2 40 weeks 6 days ago
by terry grube
40 weeks 6 days ago
by terry grube
Detailing bottom of Roxul Comfort board IS 4 41 weeks 5 days ago
by Edward Krause
41 weeks 4 days ago
by Malcolm Taylor
Would metal roofing (say Imperial Rib type profile) on decking and horizontal purlins work for venting a roof assembly with sealed fibrous insulation-filled rafter bays? 2 41 weeks 6 days ago
by Michael Roland
41 weeks 5 days ago
by Michael Roland
Is a capillary break between the footing and foundation wall really necessary? 10 42 weeks 6 days ago
by Eric Stear
41 weeks 5 days ago
by Roger Anthony
Rigid foam insulation in a cathedral ceiling? 2 42 weeks 1 day ago
by jordan Saunders
42 weeks 10 hours ago
by aj builder, Upstate NY Zone 6a
Pole barn ceiling 2 43 weeks 3 hours ago
by JMS Build
42 weeks 6 days ago
by JMS Build
Capillary break over footing vs. vapor barrier under footing 1 42 weeks 6 days ago
by Eric Stear
42 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Continuous rigid foam at the Jersey shore 1 43 weeks 1 hour ago
by kevin field
42 weeks 6 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Cold cellar question 10 2 years 2 weeks ago
by Troy Stevenson
43 weeks 5 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Irregular rafter spacing 3 43 weeks 1 day ago
by Keith Richtman
43 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Any way to abate thermal consequences due to required 2" termite inspection gap? 6 44 weeks 5 days ago
by Stacey Owens
43 weeks 3 days ago
by Stacey Owens
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