January 17, 2019
An overview of the materials and systems that will lead to big energy savings and comfort.
January 16, 2019
Take part in a great event at the 2019 International Builders' Show in Las Vegas
January 12, 2019
A historic-preservation expert suggests possible purposes for an intentional gap between interior courses of brick.
January 11, 2019
Covering old siding may be the simplest way to deal with toxic paint–plus it could be an opportunity to add exterior insulation.
Our resident energy nerd suggests that a lack of air-sealing and insulation may be the cause of condensation around air ducts in a cathedral ceiling.
January 4, 2019
The latest news, products and events from the International Builders' Show.
December 19, 2018
Join us February 19th - 21st in Las Vegas for the 75th-anniversary International Builders' Show.
November 29, 2018
Delta air barriers and tapes and Rockwool insulation on the interior and exterior of the building envelope are key components of this high-performance house.
November 9, 2018
I’m stripping and reroofing asphalt shingles that were installed over Huber Zip System sheathing. Can I install the new roof directly over the sheathing, or do I have to do…
A homeowner wonders why local contractors say he needs to skim coat the entire wall, instead of just taping and sanding the joints, to get his wall smooth.
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