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Can you mount heavy objects to a Passive House Larsen truss wall?
July 3, 2020, 2:42 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
is a double vapor barrier on a South Florida roof bad?
April 6, 2020, 12:57 p.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 0 Responses
We have water butt's to collect water. How could we get them to water tank so c
June 8, 2020, 3:45 a.m. Rainwater harvesting 3 Responses
Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?
Oct. 22, 2019, 11:40 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
Do we have the option to build to meet the reqs. of the Living Building Challenge?
Jan. 8, 2020, 1:30 a.m. Green building certifications 4 Responses
How could I convert my hydronic gas heated floors to electric heated floors?
June 7, 2020, 8:20 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 Responses
How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?
Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 13 Responses
What type and how to install an insulated metal flue pipe ,through a tiled roof?
July 25, 2020, 7:10 a.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
What ext. wall assembly is recommend for a timber frame house (heavy timber)?
March 10, 2020, 11:38 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
When I use my stove hood I get smoke odours in my home, is that due to negative pressure and how do I fix it?
Dec. 11, 2017, 12:37 p.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses
How do you insulate a 70s home with 2x4 walls that has fiber glass insulation?
Nov. 26, 2018, 6:49 p.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
Is the ZIP sheathing system good or bad for water control?
Nov. 26, 2019, 4:03 p.m. Walls and Roofs 5 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