Global warming potential / Discussions

What is the best foam board insulation under drywall

...Global warming potential). But in your case, the way you would be installing it is perfect, on the interior of the wall where it will stay much warmer and perfo...

Posted by Wesley Pracht Jan. 11, 2020, 8:10 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

Is EPS or XPS better for use in basement rim joists? Should faced or unfaced foam boards be used?

...Global Warming Potential (GWP), but no manufacturers of XPS insulation have switched blowing agents yet. So as it stands, any XPS rigid insulation board you pur...

Posted by Thomas Dispenza Sept. 8, 2019, 12:43 a.m. Basements improvements 6 Responses

What do you think of insulated T Studs in Canada?

...Global Warming Potential) of the standard HFC blowing agents was as high as 1,430, where the GWP of the new HFO blowing agents is only 1, meaning that HFO blowi...

Posted by Lee Watt June 3, 2019, 10:57 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses

Can I purchase XPS made with HFOs?

...Global Warming Potential (GWP), but no manufacturers of XPS insulation have switched blowing agents yet. So as it stands, any XPS rigid insulation board you pur...

Posted by Kate Noblio Dec. 14, 2019, 12:35 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 2 Responses

What is the best way to insulate embedded joists in a basement Montreal Home?

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Posted by Emil Idf Jan. 7, 2020, 8:34 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 1 Responses