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"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
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"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

"Roderick, Sorry - no photos. But it was similar to many other projects easily found.…"

David Eakin replied Aug 5, 2014 to Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?

73 Aug 14, 2014
Reply by Kurt Shafer

"My parents built a split-level house in the '60s that had a large, belt-driven whole…"

David Eakin replied Aug 5, 2014 to Whole House Fans - Love 'Em or Not?

73 Aug 14, 2014
Reply by Kurt Shafer

"I think the comments by Maria and Dennis have some merit for my own situation. I ori…"

David Eakin replied Aug 1, 2014 to Flickering LED lights

22 Feb 5, 2015
Reply by nakeme

"I also thought that, but I tried to put a CFL in the A-19 outside fixture at my daug…"

David Eakin replied Jul 31, 2014 to Flickering LED lights

22 Feb 5, 2015
Reply by nakeme

"Craig, This will never work with finish carpenters as they have different criteria t…"

David Eakin replied Jun 5, 2014 to Leveraging other trades to get EE

11 Jun 5, 2014
Reply by Craig Savage

"Eric, Yes - you and I are in agreement. My response was more for Kaushal; doing a re…"

David Eakin replied Apr 21, 2014 to Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.

85 May 22, 2014
Reply by Kaushal Bharath Raju

"Eric, OK - but what about the most common air/thermal leakage point in the CA homes…"

David Eakin replied Apr 21, 2014 to Affordability & Deep Energy Upgrade/Passive House Retrofit in Berkeley, California.

85 May 22, 2014
Reply by Kaushal Bharath Raju

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