Air barrier / Discussions
Is There a Difference Between an Air Barrier and vapor barrier?
Aug. 17, 2018, 3:24 p.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 3 Responses
How do you attach exterior siding without affecting the air barrier on a passive house?
July 16, 2018, 11:07 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 3 Responses
What is the process to seal a house using Aero barrier spray?
Feb. 13, 2020, 11:06 a.m. Air and vapour barriers 3 Responses
Should I vent the space between a block wall and vapor barrier?
Oct. 10, 2020, 2:03 a.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses
How do I create a complete air barrier using a vapour retarding primer?
May 3, 2018, 10:15 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
Does using T & G wood plank instead of drywall affect where we put the vapor & air barrier?
Nov. 9, 2019, 6:16 p.m. Walls and ceilings - interior surfaces 3 Responses
Can I put a breathable peel and stick weather (air) barrier on the inside walls and ceiling?
Oct. 1, 2018, 9:56 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 1 Responses
Can you use a vapour retarder paint on the ceiling instead of using a poly vapour barrier?
June 8, 2019, 3:56 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 2 Responses
is a double vapor barrier on a South Florida roof bad?
April 6, 2020, 12:57 p.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 0 Responses
What is the best to insulate metal structures for all seasons?
Jan. 19, 2019, 1:53 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Why is there mold on particle board outside vapor barrier on new addition?
June 7, 2020, 1:35 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
What is the best way to deal with a drop ceiling in a high humidity room?
Dec. 24, 2019, 8:01 p.m. Walls and ceilings - interior surfaces 1 Responses
Do I need a standard 6 mil poly vapor barrier with dense cellulose exterior wall?
May 1, 2020, 9:18 a.m. Air and vapour barriers 2 Responses
How do you seal windows from the exterior for water and air but not create a vapor seal?
Nov. 7, 2018, 12:10 a.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses
What is the best way to do Stucco/E.I.F.S exterior window wraps?
July 17, 2020, 11:50 a.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses
Is it possible to reconcile installing a wood stove in a airtight, super-insulated house?
Dec. 23, 2018, 2:49 p.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 1 Responses
How should I insulate basement Walls in climate zone 5?
March 25, 2019, 8:33 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses
Which exterior insulation is best to create at thermal break in an bungalow in Alberta?
Jan. 17, 2020, 10:07 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses