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"A different rant, I agree.  The issue is:  "what is the ceiling temperature of my to…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 11, 2014 to ridge vent orientation

25 Oct 17, 2014
Reply by Bud Poll

"Wait minute - I've been told that air sealing and insulating your attic protects you…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 11, 2014 to ridge vent orientation

25 Oct 17, 2014
Reply by Bud Poll

"My friend and colleague Dick Tracy (who was an early adaptor in building science wit…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 9, 2014 to ridge vent orientation

25 Oct 17, 2014
Reply by Bud Poll

"Colin at Retrotec has told me that you can't get any more accurate than a 120 second…"

Ed Minch replied May 15, 2014 to When is it too windy to use blower door?

9 May 20, 2014
Reply by David Baerg

"Bob I ghink you are referring to two different issues.  One is the time per cycle to…"

Ed Minch replied May 11, 2014 to Heat loss from ducts

20 May 12, 2014
Reply by Bob Blanchette

"This is definitely worth investigating if you are an air sealer and are forced to us…"

Ed Minch replied Apr 1, 2014 to Whole house air leakage

14 Apr 1, 2014
Reply by Ed Minch

"Sean I am still wondering why we need airsealing in the center of a piece of plywood…"

Ed Minch replied Mar 28, 2014 to Open cell foam and cellulose... Can they work together?

11 Mar 29, 2014
Reply by Richard Beyer

"Don Do the math on that one - any volume based measure favors big houses because the…"

Ed Minch replied Mar 27, 2014 to Whole house air leakage

14 Apr 1, 2014
Reply by Ed Minch

"Don H- +1 to everything you said.  Something to add is that it depends entirely on t…"

Ed Minch replied Mar 27, 2014 to Whole house air leakage

14 Apr 1, 2014
Reply by Ed Minch

"Why not just seal the actual leaks in the attic floor, then blow with cellulose and…"

Ed Minch replied Mar 27, 2014 to Open cell foam and cellulose... Can they work together?

11 Mar 29, 2014
Reply by Richard Beyer

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