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"Honest Building Science question on this topic: If the drywall of the knee wall is w…"

Nate Adams replied Oct 18, 2013 to Just how much does adding air barrier to a knee wall insulation increase it's performance?

29 Oct 25, 2013
Reply by Jack Baikoff

"You caught me being lazy, I don't have time to go look up the ASTM air barrier test…"

Nate Adams replied Oct 18, 2013 to Just how much does adding air barrier to a knee wall insulation increase it's performance?

29 Oct 25, 2013
Reply by Jack Baikoff

"Thanks for that! "

Nate Adams replied Oct 18, 2013 to Just how much does adding air barrier to a knee wall insulation increase it's performance?

29 Oct 25, 2013
Reply by Jack Baikoff

"The purpose of it is more to seal the fiberglass enough to reduce convective losses.…"

Nate Adams replied Oct 18, 2013 to Just how much does adding air barrier to a knee wall insulation increase it's performance?

29 Oct 25, 2013
Reply by Jack Baikoff

"Sort of. 3.5" fiberglass batts can be R-11, R-13, or R-15. An R-15 batt weighs a ton…"

Nate Adams replied Oct 11, 2013 to Just how much does adding air barrier to a knee wall insulation increase it's performance?

29 Oct 25, 2013
Reply by Jack Baikoff

"James, you could use a better tone there... Like I said, that was early on. I used…"

Nate Adams replied Oct 8, 2013 to Just how much does adding air barrier to a knee wall insulation increase it's performance?

29 Oct 25, 2013
Reply by Jack Baikoff

"I used to work for Guardian Building Products, they sell a perforated reflective ins…"

Nate Adams replied Oct 7, 2013 to Just how much does adding air barrier to a knee wall insulation increase it's performance?

29 Oct 25, 2013
Reply by Jack Baikoff

"I don't think I can get it to 30 seconds, but I can do it in 2-3 minutes with this P…"

Nate Adams replied Feb 18, 2013 to If you had 30 seconds to tell a homeowner what your company does, how would it go?

12 Feb 23, 2013
Reply by Dennis McCarthy

"Patrick, I have had a lot of luck with AL. They say that 85% of their customers are…"

Nate Adams replied Aug 2, 2012 to Thoughts on advertising through Angie's List and\or Service Magic.

10 Aug 6, 2012
Reply by John Redmond

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