Pine Boards / Discussions

What is the best way to finish a basement with exposed pink fiberglass insulation?

...pine boards be fitted between the joists up against the insulation or is it possible to use metal sheeting of some sort? Or would you recommend that it is bette...

Posted by Claudia Fieo Oct. 6, 2020, 10:48 a.m. Basements improvements 0 Responses

How you vent a metal roof?

...pine boards running from eaves to ridge and is visible from the interior as my finished ceiling.​ ​The approach that I am considering using to install the fas...

Posted by Kim jarrett July 12, 2019, 12:15 p.m. Roof coverings 3 Responses

Is there a safe MDF? formaldehyde & anti-fungicide free, etc? Or a green sealant?

...Pine, or alternatively you could look into hemp building materials , there are non-structural boards that could be ripped into strips for trim if that is what y...

Posted by Elize St Charles May 23, 2020, 10:52 p.m. Wood and organic materials 1 Responses

Which house wrap is best?

...pine siding, are the boards going to be horizonal or vertical? And what is your climate zone or closest city? Building properly for specific climates is importa...

Posted by Kathy Moller Aug. 2, 2020, 11:50 a.m. Air and vapour barriers 1 Responses

How do insulate the outside of a log home?

I built a dove tailed, flat inside and outside, chinked log home with 10" thick by average 18" long red pine logs. I heat it mostly with a masonry wood stove, ...

Posted by Michael Hickey Aug. 2, 2018, 6:03 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses