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Can I use rigid foam inside and outside a concrete block wall. 0 9 hours 39 min ago
by Philip Faucher
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Air sealing exterior walls in a benign climate 3 1 week 2 days ago
by Craig McCaleb
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How to install windows if I build with 2" rigid foam? 2 5 days 4 hours ago
by Ralph S
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Insulating second floor band joists from above 5 1 week 2 days ago
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Tape exterior XPS insulation and housewrap? 7 1 week 3 days ago
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Trade offs of closed-cell foam between roof rafters 2 1 week 2 days ago
by William Duerr
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by William Duerr
Filling cinder block with pea gravel? 7 2 weeks 14 hours ago
by Gregg Webster
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Need help finding blog post about various construction methods 1 1 week 3 days ago
by Joseph Malovich
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I lapped cedar siding over Roxul ComfortBoard 7 1 week 4 days ago
by Aaron Gatzke
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by Malcolm Taylor
SIP OSB panels in contact with raised slab concrete 3 2 weeks 1 day ago
by Scott Moore
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How the heck was Pittsburgh, PA named a green city?! 9 2 weeks 3 days ago
by Melanie Beth Scott
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Housewrap over exterior foam - flashing detail 10 3 weeks 2 days ago
by Nicholas C
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Wall construction for 5,000 sq. ft. full masonry home in Chicago 9 2 weeks 6 days ago
by Aladdin Nassar
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by Malcolm Taylor
Double stud wall: midwall air barrier? 18 3 weeks 3 days ago
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Siding replacement questions 3 2 weeks 6 days ago
by Hugh Stearns
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Reverse board and batten siding and rainscreen details 3 3 weeks 1 day ago
by Kail Zuschlag
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How to insulate rafters in 1.5 story cape to reduce thermal bridging? 4 3 weeks 1 day ago
by William Duerr
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by Pascal Dornier
What is the best interior cavity insulation to use with rigid exterior foam insulation? 12 3 weeks 4 days ago
by James Timmerberg
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by James Timmerberg
Why haven't steel-framed homes become more popular? 62 2 years 26 weeks ago
by Sal Lombardo
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by Willard Helmut
Exterior door details with 4" thick foam walls 3 3 weeks 5 days ago
by Michael McArdle
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by Michael McArdle
Add exterior foam -- but (woops) poly sheeting? 6 4 weeks 5 days ago
by Kyle Hollasch
3 weeks 6 days ago
by D Dorsett
How to air seal from interior with pine siding? 9 4 weeks 3 days ago
by christian routh
4 weeks 1 day ago
by D Dorsett
Recommendation for unvented cathedral ceiling retrofit from outside 6 4 weeks 4 days ago
by David koeberlein
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Add exterior foam -- but paper-faced batts? 2 4 weeks 6 days ago
by Kyle Hollasch
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What type of rigid foam is best for under siding? 4 4 weeks 6 days ago
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