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  1. HVAC
    My house has rigid metal ducting that suffering from the effects of aging. The insulation is fiberglass with a dark paper looking outer covering, stapled and taped. The paper is torn, the staples have rusted and the insulation is starting to come apart in many places. Also, it appears that the...
  2. Remodeling
    We're remodeling an old commercial building in a small downtown area into a three bedroom apartment and looking for the best ideas for insulating against the outside road noise? Road runs along two sides of building. In planning stage now. Appreciate your input and ideas.
  3. Construction
    I am re-siding an older house, so therefor am removing all of the old siding and the sheeting underneath, exposing it down to the studs. I will be insulating from the exterior of the house using batt insulation. Any recommendations on creating a vapor barrier. I don't want to use a spray foam...
  4. Flooring
    Hi, guys. I am a radiant heat component supplier, and I am trying to get a better insight on how these products are actually installed. Specifically, I am looking at installing under non-tile surfaces. Hardwood, laminate, vinyl. In Europe they are using a 1/4" thick Extruded Polystyrene...
  5. Insulation
    Hello, I work for a weatherization non-profit out here in Washington. The crew had our first wet blow last week and it sucked. The pressure was fine on the blower and the water pump, we have a kick ass nozzle, and we tried out different angles for getting the cell to stick. Nada. We...
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