David Eakin's Discussions (38)

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""It depends" is definitely the rule! I live in the MidAtlantic region so I deal with…"

David Eakin replied Aug 11 to Shell Sealing Limits to Existing Homes

5 Aug 11
Reply by tedkidd

"Yes, please post details! Especially interested in financial aspects (estimated valu…"

David Eakin replied Jun 2 to Retrofitting a 1979 Home to NAHB Silver or Gold - Pending Cert

11 Aug 20
Reply by Jan Green

"Don - thanks for the additional detail and design info. I do understand cost decisio…"

David Eakin replied Feb 29 to Superinsulation retrofit is Complete!

17 Mar 1
Reply by Don Hynek

"Don - Good work! Can you add more detail to what windows/doors you used? Maybe one o…"

David Eakin replied Feb 26 to Superinsulation retrofit is Complete!

17 Mar 1
Reply by Don Hynek

"This concept might make much more sense in a multi-unit situation like a condo/apart…"

David Eakin replied Jan 15 to David Bowie & Home Performance

36 Jan 23
Reply by Nate Adams

"Are you also going to seal/insulate the stair walls and treads? What about the mecha…"

David Eakin replied Oct 23, 2015 to Airsealing an old basement ceiling

16 May 26
Reply by Ed Minch

"A vertical curtain will not separate the upstairs from the downstairs. There is a wh…"

David Eakin replied Aug 12, 2015 to partitioning open basement area with retractable curtain

2 Aug 23, 2015
Reply by Kevin Jordan

"If I were you, I'd look at the liquid-applied and peel-and-stick products (e.g., Sig…"

David Eakin replied Aug 12, 2015 to lifespan of air sealing materials

14 Aug 27, 2015
Reply by Ed Minch

"It goes back to the project management axiom: Do you want good, quick, or cheap? Pic…"

David Eakin replied Aug 12, 2015 to Ventilating Attics- Rafter Vents

5 Aug 12, 2015
Reply by David Eakin

"These type vests have been used by motorcycle riders for many years. Consensus is th…"

David Eakin replied May 15, 2015 to cooling vests

9 May 17, 2015
Reply by Doug Krahl



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