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Is EPS or XPS better for use in basement rim joists? Should faced or unfaced foam boards be used?
Posted by Thomas Dispenza Sept. 8, 2019, 12:43 a.m. Basements improvements 6 Responses
Is there anything I can do about a vapor barrier on the wrong side of a basement wall?
Posted by Iain B Feb. 8, 2021, 2:21 p.m. Basements improvements 7 Responses
What is the best way to install 5" of XPS rigid foam on interior basement walls?
Posted by Sean MacDonald June 14, 2021, 10:42 a.m. Foundation and basement improvements 8 Responses
Can you install foam boards directly against basement walls?
Posted by Ted Gorab Oct. 3, 2019, 6:09 p.m. Basements improvements 15 Responses
What is the best way to insulate a Multi-material wall?
Posted by Steve J Sept. 29, 2020, 10:15 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 7 Responses
Can you Insulate a cinder block basement foundation with Rockwool?
Posted by Victor B June 19, 2019, 11:41 p.m. Basements improvements 5 Responses
Should I put foam boards right against my basement wall or leave an air gap?
Posted by Elijah Hargett Jan. 9, 2021, 5:31 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 4 Responses
Basement reno - How do I effectively insulate my basement?
Posted by Steve J Feb. 13, 2019, 10:25 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 2 Responses
How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?
Posted by David Mitchell Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 25 Responses
What is the best way to do exterior foundation styrofoam finishing?
Posted by Castor River Farm Jan. 31, 2021, 12:56 p.m. New foundations and slab-on-grade 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate a crawlspace to keep humidity down and stop odors?
Posted by Dave Bell Oct. 24, 2019, 3:57 p.m. Crawl spaces 3 Responses
Can you create a passive wine cellar by insulating and air sealing a crawl space?
Posted by JC Wong April 2, 2021, 6:50 p.m. Crawl spaces 5 Responses
Is there any risk to a concrete foundation from adding interior insulation?
Posted by Drew Tozer Jan. 5, 2021, 12:57 p.m. Basements improvements 9 Responses
What type of insulation under an outdoor deck frame with 2x8s?
Posted by Eric Dalpe Sept. 15, 2020, 9:13 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 4 Responses
Which is the best exterior insulation board to make a cottage 3 season?
Posted by Sharon Challingsworth April 23, 2021, 7:16 a.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate rim joists with EPS and batts?
Posted by Steve J July 18, 2019, 3:53 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses
Can basement walls to dry to the inside with foam board?
Posted by Tim Hanrahan Aug. 20, 2020, 12:34 a.m. Basements improvements 6 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
How do you best use polyiso insulation in a basement?
Posted by Iain Matheson Jan. 24, 2020, 7:45 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses
How do you insulate an exterior wall from the outside?
Posted by Stuart Seldon Feb. 11, 2021, 12:21 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
What is the best practice to insulate a crawl space floor?
Posted by austin Fanning March 16, 2020, 8:55 a.m. Crawl spaces 4 Responses
What is the best way to Insulate a basement and floor joists that are embedded into the concrete?
Posted by David Pereira April 28, 2020, 10:34 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 2 Responses