- Exteriors - Eco-Friendly Alternatives
- Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums
- Passive solar
- Growing food
Can you help with passive solar greenhouse exterior wall details?
Posted by Rick Carter Aug. 11, 2020, 8:06 a.m. Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 Responses
We want to build a solarium in Ontario, what do you think of heating it with a radiant floor and wood stove?
Posted by Deanna Zavattin-Tortolo Feb. 18, 2020, 10:51 p.m. Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 Responses
Will evacuated thermal solar tubes work for a greenhouse in winter?
Posted by Solus Lee Una Feb. 22, 2021, 6:09 p.m. Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 Responses
Can my husband and I build an Earthship home in Michigan & how hands-on can we be?
Posted by Kirsten Rogers Hearnes Jan. 17, 2021, 11:06 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses
Should I bother testing for radon in a gutted and uninsulated house?
Posted by Luba Sharapan March 27, 2021, 12:04 p.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 3 Responses
What is the best foam board insulation under drywall?
Posted by Wesley Pracht Jan. 11, 2020, 8:10 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
The thickness of vapor retarding latex paint - Is measurement wet or dry?
Posted by Kim Boas July 24, 2020, 10:36 a.m. Basements improvements 3 Responses
Is spray foam a good way to insulate a house from the exterior?
Posted by Simon Levitt Dec. 21, 2020, 2:14 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
Do I need to spray foam the ceiling of my crawl space to help winterize it?
Posted by Sheilagh Thompson Jan. 21, 2021, 1:48 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate the ceiling of my crawl space?
Posted by Judy Mendel Feb. 17, 2020, 11:10 p.m. Crawl spaces 4 Responses
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, 10:34 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 12 Responses
Should our HRV keep our humidity lower than 40%, even in the cold months?
Posted by Kim Clement Feb. 8, 2021, 5:43 p.m. Ventilation 5 Responses
Is it not structurally dangerous to smash a concrete floor for a drain?
Posted by t b March 2, 2021, 3:18 p.m. Waterproofing and drainage 2 Responses
Halo Exterra rigid exterior insulation - has anyone work with it?
Posted by George Shannon Jan. 21, 2020, 3:39 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 4 Responses
Can you install a slab on grade foundation in the Fall and leave it over winter?
Posted by Matthew Gioia Sept. 21, 2020, 9:15 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Can you use blown cellulose overtop of fiberglass insulation?
Posted by E McKinney Feb. 3, 2021, 1 p.m. Architecture and plan design 2 Responses
How do you prevent walls from rotting in humid climates?
Posted by Rose Alderson Nov. 5, 2018, 4:34 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Is it common to insulate the Plumbing lines for modern buildings?
Posted by Babak K July 17, 2020, 1:49 a.m. Plumbing and water heaters 2 Responses