January 11, 2018
Rigid foam must be thick enough to prevent condensation on the roof sheathing.
Rockwool's new name, scribing stairs against a brick wall, using social media in your business, and coping with mistakes on the job.
January 9, 2018
Energy Nerd: Asking questions after construction has started? OOPS!
January 8, 2018
Foam-board insulation can boost R-value, slow thermal bridging, and control condensation—but you better choose the right type.
January 5, 2018
If you could recreate your house from scratch, what trim material would you use?
December 29, 2017
Whistling hot water bathroom fixtures, closet flanges, replacing open-cell insulation, shed construction, and the paradox of caulking around the bottom of a toilet.
November 10, 2017
This guide, routinely used by Jon Riley, was produced by National Fiber before they were acquired by another insulation company.
How to tell the difference between a good cellulose insulation job and a bad one.
October 26, 2017
A combination of spray foam and cellulose insulation meet the R-value targets and help air seal.
October 12, 2017
A closer look at TechNotes from NAHB and Home Innovation Research Lab.
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