I am installing pine tongue and groove exterior siding. Which type of house wrap is best, perforated or non perforated (like Tyvek). Thank you
What is the best material to use on top of plywood for water proofing?
Posted by Babak K July 27, 2020 Air and vapour barriers 3 responses
Is the ZIP Sheathing system better than house wrap?
Posted by Fred Martens Dec. 18, 2021 Walls and Roofs 1 response
Does strapping’s nailing jeopardize membrane integrity?
Posted by GUY DUPONT Nov. 26, 2021 Air and vapour barriers 3 responses
Which type of exterior insulation to use on a house?
Posted by Trevor Marshand May 26, 2020 Insulation and soundproofing 1 response
Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?
Posted by Steve Bull Jan. 14, 2020 Walls and Roofs 3 responses
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 type of Insulation can I use on the exterior of my home?
Posted by Scott Muller April 18, 2019 Wall assemblies - renovation 5 responses
What is the process to seal a house using Aero barrier spray?
Posted by Santiago Pacheco Feb. 13, 2020 Air and vapour barriers 3 responses
Can I put a breathable peel and stick weather (air) barrier on the inside walls and ceiling?
Posted by Anomika Singhn Oct. 1, 2018 Air and vapour barriers 1 response
Is the ZIP sheathing system good or bad for water control?
Posted by Trevor Prinz Nov. 26, 2019 Walls and Roofs 5 responses
I have many issues with my house where should I start?
Posted by Bryan Squirrell Sept. 29, 2019 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
How do you re-do the insulation on a old cabin from the outside?
Posted by Raphael Couture Sept. 14, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 3 responses
Can you use a vapour retarder paint on the ceiling instead of using a poly vapour barrier?
Posted by Anwas Qwelten June 8, 2019 Air and vapour barriers 2 responses
What is the best way to insulate the exterior walls of an older home?
Posted by Geoff Kavanagh June 30, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 2 responses
What is the best way to insulation an old house with lath and plaster?
Posted by Ricardo Perez-Concepcion July 12, 2022 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response
Is spray foam a good way to insulate a house from the exterior?
Posted by Simon Levitt Dec. 21, 2020 Wall assemblies - renovation 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
Do you have a diagram showing effect of winds on the pressure inside the house?
Posted by Bryan Bargen June 8, 2018 Air and vapour barriers 1 response
How do you attach exterior siding without affecting the air barrier on a passive house?
Posted by Scott Bowker July 16, 2018 Wall assemblies - new construction 3 responses
What is the best way to insulate a home from the outside?
Posted by Sylvie Gagnon Dec. 12, 2017 Wall assemblies - renovation 1 response