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"can you be specific - I am not seeing it"

Ed Minch replied Nov 3, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"In what way are we not complying with the code?"

Ed Minch replied Nov 3, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"In what way are we not complying with the code?"

Ed Minch replied Nov 3, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"In what way are we not complying with the code?"

Ed Minch replied Nov 3, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"Practically speaking, we seal all holes less than about 2' with foam.  1/2" OSB does…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 3, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"Robert: This is an interesting and confusing area.  Acceptable fIreblock materials a…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 3, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"Fireblocking is much simpler using any of the single part spray foams - even Great S…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 3, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"Robert There is a detail for a firewall in multifamily housing that allows cellulose…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 1, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"We do this technique with success.  We buy burlap bags for about 80 cents each - 22"…"

Ed Minch replied Nov 1, 2012 to Dense pack cellulose in enclosed rim joist

24 Nov 9, 2012
Reply by Tom Walther

"Tom Is there enough roof area on this "whole building" to come close to supplying en…"

Ed Minch replied Oct 16, 2012 to How would you makeover Downton Abbey?

22 Oct 17, 2012
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