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Insulate the walls and rim joists
Control airflow and you control heat loss and condensation
This practical and healthy home confronts the challenges of location, extreme weather, climate change, and the looming clean-water crisis with noteworthy simplicity
Simple joinery supports inexpensive windows to yield jaw-dropping interior doors
A tight building envelope and plenty of insulation mean low energy bills, even for a Minnesota home with electric heat
It comes down to good brushing technique and thin layers
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