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Detailing Wall with Rigid Foam Detailing Wall with Rigid Foam Online Membership Required

Navigating the challenges of exterior insulation isn’t the nightmare you might think it is

Mineral Wool Makes a Comeback
Mineral Wool Makes a ComebackOnline Membership Required

This natural spun-stone insulation is enjoying a resurgence in popularity—and for good reason

Q & A: Encapsulating framing in spray foam

Making Fiberglass Work
Making Fiberglass WorkOnline Membership Required

With proper air-sealing and attention to installation details, batt insulation works great

What's the Difference: Control Layers
What's the Difference: Control Layers

Air barriers, vapor barriers, water-resistive barriers, and insulation

Better basement insulation
Better basement insulation

InSoFast insulation panels simplify the process of installing insulation

Vapor drive
Vapor drive

To understand the importance of permeable and impermeable products as they relate to the construction of your home, you need to understand how vapor drive works

Beyond OSB: Wall Sheathings That Multitask
Beyond OSB: Wall Sheathings That MultitaskOnline Membership Required

Can a product that provides structure, housewrap, and even insulation save you time and money?

There's a Better Way: Cutting Rigid Insulation
Video: There's a Better Way: Cutting Rigid Insulation

Teamed up with a straightedge, a sharpened putty knife cuts through foam like butter

Prepping for Spray Foam
Prepping for Spray FoamOnline Membership Required

Getting ready for a foam-insulation crew means doing a lot more than you’d think

Vapor-smart insulation
Vapor-smart insulationOnline Membership Required

CertainTeed's DryRight insulation features R-values ranging from R-13 to R-19 and keeps wall cavities dry and mold-free

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