Termites / Discussions

Protection from Insects for Legalett Geo-passive super insulated slab on grade?

...termites and/or carpenter ants infesting the EPS. Is that a danger? Among the many possible ways to protect against that doesn't involve insecticides that might...

Posted by James Burns April 30, 2020, 11:11 a.m. Slab on Grade 0 Responses

Is cross laminated lumber to heavy to frame a cantilevered room?

...Termites and woodrot have eaten the exterior walls posts and beams. And as it is 15 ft in the air with sun exposure I hope never to paint the exterior. Suggesti...

Posted by Teresa Pfiffner May 20, 2020, 7:43 p.m. Wood and organic materials 1 Responses

Can you Insulate a cinder block basement foundation with Rockwool?

...termites as well as keep them dry. You could parge the cement board as a finish. If that turned out to be proud of the above grade wall then you could install a...

Posted by Victor B June 19, 2019, 11:41 p.m. Basements improvements 6 Responses