Rot / Discussions
What is the best way to put siding on an older home without causing it to rot?
April 18, 2021, 12:32 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 0 Responses
Is there anything I can do about a vapor barrier on the wrong side of a basement wall?
Feb. 8, 2021, 2:21 p.m. Basements improvements 7 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 get rid of moisture with cement floor crawl space that has a vapour barrier?
Aug. 25, 2020, 4:47 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 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
Can my shallow crawl space be converted to a slab foundation?
Aug. 15, 2020, 12:52 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate embedded joists in a basement Montreal Home?
Jan. 7, 2020, 8:34 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 1 Responses
How should I install XPS insulation in a basement?
Dec. 27, 2020, 7:22 p.m. Basements improvements 0 Responses
What's cheaper for total building costs, slab on grade or basement?
Dec. 24, 2020, 3:09 p.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses
Is insulating an existing home from the outside a good solution?
June 26, 2021, 3:27 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
Can you help me choose between a slab on grade and pressure treated wood foundation?
May 20, 2019, midnight Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Can you put foil covered foam panels inside a framed wall?
Feb. 22, 2021, 12:38 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 3 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 30 Responses
How do you prevent walls from rotting in humid climates?
Nov. 5, 2018, 4:34 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
What are your thoughts on using large flax straw bales (4x4) to build in Saskatchewan?
Nov. 11, 2019, 12:56 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 3 Responses