California / Discussions

Do you have suggestion for non-toxic closet design company, or materials?

...California, and I want to avoid toxic materials, particularly in the bedrooms. Can't seem to find alternatives other than wood, which gets quite expensive. Woul...

Posted by Nicole Lucas Haimes Oct. 11, 2019, 10:51 p.m. Materials and resources 1 Responses

Spray Foam for basements, which of the different types are best environmentally?

...California. We want to do this basement conversion as sustainably as possible with good air quality and there seem to be a lot of different spray foams availabl...

Posted by Rose Adams Jan. 9, 2020, 9:33 a.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

What are the factors I should consider for choosing between a slab on grade and basement?

...California for example, you'd have a hard time finding a basement because they build all their houses on slabs and don't give it a second thought. And... if a d...

Posted by Shaun B April 2, 2019, 6:35 a.m. Slab on Grade 3 Responses

How do you build a mold-free basement in a new construction house?

...California is a lot easier than in cold and humid climates, so that is a big advantage for you there as you have less issues with moisture and no risk of frost ...

Posted by Charmaine Herzig Feb. 10, 2020, 7:32 p.m. Basements improvements 3 Responses