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Can I put up 2 kraft-faced batts in a shed roof? 2 5 hours 46 min ago
by Thomas Ennis
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by Dana Dorsett
Tiny house building -- mold and off-gassing prevention 8 1 day 20 hours ago
by Emmy Haus
1 day 3 hours ago
by Emmy Haus
Water heater decisions 33 1 week 2 days ago
by Clay Whitenack
1 day 6 hours ago
by Clay Whitenack
I have a crawl space with cold joints that are inadequately sealed and ooze water. How can I seal them? 3 3 days 16 hours ago
by Healthy Builder
1 day 9 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Shingle roof over closed-cell foamed rafters 1 2 days 3 hours ago
by Louis Mackall
2 days 2 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Raised-heel trusses can be annoying 6 3 days 18 hours ago
by Jimmy Nguyen
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by Malcolm Taylor
Wall assembly 2 2 days 4 hours ago
by michael abrams
2 days 3 hours ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Air drying Ponderosa pine 4 3 days 2 hours ago
by Jack tally
2 days 20 hours ago
by Rick Van Handel
What is the ideal choice of cladding over OSB-Sheathed SIPs? 2 1 week 2 days ago
by William Lohr
3 days 36 min ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Larsen truss with veranda (roof and deck) 11 4 weeks 1 day ago
by Terry Sharpe
1 week 1 day ago
by Terry Sharpe
Wall & roof assembly questions for Zone 7/8 — new build 5 1 week 4 days ago
by Chris Armstrong
1 week 3 days ago
by Bill Dietze
How to install bathroom exhausts in an airtight house? 46 4 weeks 5 days ago
by Jeffrey Savage
1 week 5 days ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Condensing dryer advice 11 3 weeks 2 hours ago
by susan cosentini
1 week 6 days ago
by Eric V
Insulating the underside of precast concrete slab garage 5 2 weeks 2 hours ago
by Nathan Kipnis, FAIA
1 week 6 days ago
by Nathan Kipnis, FAIA
Insulation behind built-ins? 6 2 weeks 3 days ago
by DJ Polojarvi
2 weeks 23 hours ago
by DJ Polojarvi
Insulating a workshop roof 4 2 weeks 1 day ago
by Jon M
2 weeks 1 day ago
by Jon M
Greener way to drain this corner? It leaks through the crawl space wall plate 2 2 weeks 2 days ago
by Andy Nels
2 weeks 2 days ago
by Andy Nels
Installing solar panels over rigid foam insulation 7 2 weeks 4 days ago
by Esther Streusand
2 weeks 3 days ago
by Esther Streusand
For a straw bale infill wall, is a box beam required if the wall extends more than 12 ft. in hight. 2 2 weeks 5 days ago
by Gerardo Larsen
2 weeks 5 days ago
by Edward Odgers
Well contamination from geothermal system 33 3 weeks 2 days ago
by Carolyn Farrow
2 weeks 6 days ago
by Dana Dorsett
Cement board "slab" on grade 8 3 weeks 18 hours ago
by Mike Pelletier
2 weeks 6 days ago
by Mike Pelletier
Vinyl siding over 2" foam, no strapping? 3 3 weeks 5 hours ago
by Edward Odgers
3 weeks 2 hours ago
by Edward Odgers
Insulation for exposed basement ceiling 7 3 weeks 1 day ago
by Clay Whitenack
3 weeks 1 day ago
by Clay Whitenack
Airtight home - fresh air? Dehumidifier? 3 3 weeks 1 day ago
by Kurt White
3 weeks 1 day ago
by Martin Holladay, GBA Advisor
Instead of triple pane windows, why not double double pane? 33 4 weeks 2 days ago
by Dave R
3 weeks 1 day ago
by James Tonges
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