When the threat of water is high, use Bor-8 rods to attack rot fungus before it can cause damage.
When a simple siding repair revealed extensive moisture damage, these homeowners decded the time was right for a deep-energy retrofit.
There's a lot to like about these insulating panels, and a lot to learn about building with them.
One builder's solution for making sure waterproofing and air-sealing are done right is to have a dedicated crew member oversee quality control.
Avoid rot and mold by sealing out moisture from above and below.
See 4 options for redirecting rainwater so that you can create storage or living spaces below an elevated porch or deck.
Houses are becoming more complicated, material options are multiplying, and our workforce is stretched thin. We can all do more to help.
A carpenter's guide to accurately laying out, cutting, gapping, and fitting engineered-wood clapboards.
Learn how to install European-style windows that sit within the rough opening and require a face-sealed approach to water and air management.
Quickflash high-density plastic flashing panels integrate into the water-resistive barrier and form a tight seal for water management.
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