January 11, 2018
Rigid foam must be thick enough to prevent condensation on the roof sheathing.
January 5, 2018
If you could recreate your house from scratch, what trim material would you use?
November 27, 2017
A heavy gauge of metal flashing offers increased durability.
November 20, 2017
Building Science Advisor is a web-based design tool to help you sort out moisture risk issues in exterior wall design.
November 13, 2017
Energy Nerd: The concept of net zero wasn’t seriously considered the original guides were proposed.
November 10, 2017
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This guide, routinely used by Jon Riley, was produced by National Fiber before they were acquired by another insulation company.
October 26, 2017
A combination of spray foam and cellulose insulation meet the R-value targets and help air seal.
October 13, 2017
Crown molding, eye safety, clapboard siding, and "the nerdery never stops"!
September 20, 2017
The insulation that makes this ProHOME energy efficient went above and beyond code minimum. Way beyond.
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