Sheathing / Discussions
Is the ZIP sheathing system good or bad for water control?
Nov. 26, 2019, 4:03 p.m. Walls and Roofs 5 Responses
What kind of non-toxic exterior sheathing can be used in place of plywood?
June 4, 2020, 1:12 p.m. Wood and organic materials 1 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
Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?
Jan. 14, 2020, 6:06 p.m. Walls and Roofs 3 Responses
What is safer than OSB for someone with multiple chemical sensitivities?
April 27, 2020, 1:01 p.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses
What is the best material to use on top of plywood for water proofing?
July 27, 2020, 12:22 a.m. Air and vapour barriers 3 Responses
Is it a good or bad idea to spray foam directly on the interior of shiplap siding?
Aug. 21, 2020, 3:49 p.m. Exterior cladding 1 Responses
Followup to the question How do you install Larsen Trusses on a home in Minneapolis?
Feb. 27, 2020, 1:49 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
What is the best exterior Wall and Roof Rigid Insulation for a barn renovation?
June 27, 2020, 3:50 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
Can I add Larsen Trusses and cellulose to 1920s House in Minneapolis?
Feb. 17, 2020, 2:30 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 3 Responses
How can I prevent animals from getting behind the siding on my house?
Feb. 22, 2020, 1:52 p.m. Pest control 1 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
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
Should I install a poly moisture barrier before the rigid foam board against a basement wall?
Dec. 14, 2020, 2:21 p.m. Basements improvements 2 Responses
Where does a vapour barrier go when building a shed in southern Ontario?
Nov. 5, 2020, 10:09 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Is spray foam a good way to insulate a house from the exterior?
Dec. 21, 2020, 2:14 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses