Vaulted Ceiling / Discussions

How do you insulate a cathedral ceiling?

...ceiling. I'm leaning towards not venting my cathedral ceiling and using closed-cell spray foam insulation. My walls are double 2x4 stud walls 12 inches deep a...

Posted by Raoul Lions Oct. 19, 2019, 8:07 a.m. Roof assemblies - new construction 1 Responses

How you vent a metal roof?

...vaulted ceiling (no attic). The roofing deck consist of 2x6" T&G pine boards running from eaves to ridge and is visible from the interior as my finished ceiling...

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

How do we find a designer for our new build?

...vaulted ceiling over dining/living (approximately 1600 sft) 3 bedrooms - Master needs to be not less than 12x12 - Second bedroom can be 11x10 - Bunk Room for ki...

Posted by Tim Blais Feb. 15, 2021, 8:40 p.m. How to Find Qualified Green Building Professionals 1 Responses

What are the options for adding Exterior Roof Insulation?

...vaulted ceilings (standard scissor trusses). It was built in the mid 1990s to the R-2000 standard. I am looking to take it to a passive house level and have bee...

Posted by Marlo Raynolds Aug. 29, 2020, 9:19 p.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 4 Responses

I want to insulate the outside of my house, which type of insulation do you think is best?

...ceiling isn't either. You may be able to blow insulation into the attic if it has one, or if it is a vaulted ceiling you may also be able to continue whatever w...

Posted by J. Ferguson Nov. 15, 2017, 10:34 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 12 Responses