Exterior air barrier membrane / Discussions
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
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
Is the ZIP sheathing system good or bad for water control?
Nov. 26, 2019, 4:03 p.m. Walls and Roofs 4 Responses
What is the best way to frame window openings when adding exterior insulation?
May 30, 2019, 8:16 p.m. Windows and doors 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
What is the best way to insulate a home from the outside?
Dec. 12, 2017, 11:58 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate a 1780 brick federal with stone foundation in New York?
Jan. 5, 2020, 2:39 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 1 Responses
What type of Insulation can I use on the exterior of my home?
April 18, 2019, 2:19 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 6 Responses
How should I insulate basement Walls in climate zone 5?
March 25, 2019, 8:33 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses
Can you Insulate a Cinder block basement foundation with Rockwool?
June 19, 2019, 11:41 p.m. Basements improvements 5 Responses
Can you install foam boards directly against basement walls?
Oct. 3, 2019, 6:09 p.m. Basements improvements 4 Responses
How do you prevent walls from rotting in humid climates?
Nov. 5, 2018, 4:34 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?
Jan. 14, 2020, 6:06 p.m. Walls and Roofs 3 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 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 There a Difference Between an Air Barrier and vapor barrier?
Aug. 17, 2018, 3:24 p.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 3 Responses
Should a Vapor Barrier be installed over Exterior Grade Plywood?
March 6, 2020, 1:24 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 1 Responses
What is the best practice to insulate a crawl space floor?
March 16, 2020, 8:55 a.m. Crawl spaces 4 Responses