Exterior air barrier / Discussions
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
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
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
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
How do you do a vapor barrier in a dense pack cellulose wall?
July 26, 2018, 2:48 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 4 Responses
My window drips when I run my air conditioning. What is the fix?
Aug. 27, 2020, 10:36 a.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 5 Responses
How should I insulate basement Walls in climate zone 5?
March 25, 2019, 8:33 p.m. Basements improvements 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
What windows should you use when trying to build a Passive House?
Jan. 25, 2019, 2:18 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses
Basement reno - How do I effectively insulate my basement?
Feb. 13, 2019, 10:25 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 2 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
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
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
Which type of exterior insulation to use on a house?
May 26, 2020, 1:16 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 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