The building will be in U.S. climate zone 4. 60 inches of annual rain. Hot and very dry summers. Since it is wildfire prone, fire resistance is needed. Simple gable roofline with minimal eaves. Rect floorplan, slab on grade aligned on east west axis.
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What is the best way to do interior and exterior insulation in a cold climate?
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What kind of insulation do you recommend to put on my exterior sheet rock wall?
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What is the best way to do a cottage reno adding an insulation blanket?
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What is the best wall for a house by the sea in New Brunswick?
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Should I densepack wall cavities prior to exterior insulation?
Posted by Gordon McNair April 13, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 3 responses
What is the best way to insulation an old house with lath and plaster?
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Posted by Ron Busch June 27, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
What is the best way to insulate a 1930s brick house from the outside?
Posted by Stephane Marcotte Sept. 2, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 2 responses
Which type of exterior insulation to use on a house?
Posted by Trevor Marshand May 26, 2020 Insulation and soundproofing 1 response
I want to insulate the outside of my house, which type of insulation do you think is best?
Posted by J. Ferguson Nov. 15, 2017 Wall assemblies - renovation 13 responses
What type of Insulation can I use on the exterior of my home?
Posted by Scott Muller April 18, 2019 Wall assemblies - renovation 5 responses
Can a manufactured home be retrofitted with hempcrete?
Posted by Chryss James Nov. 19, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response