Attaching battens through 4" EPS foam external insulation, should Therm Insulation or Stainless screws be used? Is it necessary to have the double thread design of ThermInsulation screws when insulating with EPA?
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
Is there thermal bridging in the Edelweiss REMOTE wall?
Posted by David Pantalone Feb. 9, 2020 Wall assemblies - new construction 1 response
Do you have an updated recommendation for attaching exterior mineral wool insulation?
Posted by Fred D Aug. 31, 2020 Wall assemblies - new construction 1 response
Which type of exterior insulation to use on a house?
Posted by Trevor Marshand May 26, 2020 Insulation and soundproofing 1 response
How do you insulate an exterior wall from the outside?
Posted by Stuart Seldon Feb. 11, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
How do you install rigid insulation to the outside of a brick house"
Posted by Gordon CASWELL Dec. 13, 2019 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
Should you put insulation on the outside of a cinder block wall in a desert?
Posted by Michael Apodaca March 9, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
Should I put insulation on the exterior of a brick house?
Posted by Andrew T Oct. 3, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
Should I densepack wall cavities prior to exterior insulation?
Posted by Gordon McNair April 13, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 3 responses
How do you replace windows in a double stud wall house?
Posted by Sasha June 25, 2018 Windows and doors 3 responses
What is the best way to do a cottage reno adding an insulation blanket?
Posted by Barton Rowe Feb. 28, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 2 responses
How should I insulate under a concrete hydronic slab on stilts?
Posted by Cam Smith Feb. 6, 2021 Foundation choices 1 response
What is the right amount of insulation for a house?
Posted by Ryan Gerbrandt Feb. 11, 2019 Passive solar home design 4 responses
How thick should EPS foam insulation on basement walls be?
Posted by Derrick R March 17, 2021 Insulation and soundproofing 3 responses
Should a Vapor Barrier be installed over Exterior Grade Plywood?
Posted by Michael Klauck March 6, 2020 Air and vapour barriers 1 response
Is it better to insulate the inside of a house or outside during renovations? And which insulation is best?
Posted by Andy Sellers Dec. 7, 2021 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
What ext. wall assembly is recommend for a timber frame house (heavy timber)?
Posted by Heath Jarrett March 10, 2020 Wall assemblies - new construction 1 response
What is your opinion about building a garage on posts (screw piles)?
Posted by Les P Dec. 11, 2017 Foundations and Basements 1 response
Is it OK to put 1 inch of EPS under vinyl siding with no wall insulation?
Posted by Roger Smith Nov. 12, 2019 Wall assemblies - renovation 7 responses
How do you best use polyiso insulation in a basement?
Posted by Iain Matheson Jan. 24, 2020 Basements improvements 1 response