Jerry Adlon
  • Saint Louis, MO
  • United States
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share
  • Featured Blogs
  • Discussions (3)
  • Events
  • Groups
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Jerry Adlon's Discussions

IS ATTIC VENTING NECESSARY IN ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI?
5 Replies

Is attic venting necessary in St. Louis, Missouri?The house is a 2-story, approx. 15 years old and additional insulation was added. The Insulation Contractor used Owens Corning R-13 faced batt…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Diane Chojnowski May 6, 2011.

 

Jerry Adlon's Page

Latest Activity

Jerry Adlon replied to Jerry Adlon's discussion IS ATTIC VENTING NECESSARY IN ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI?
"Alexander, I came to the homeowners house to do some painting when the Insulation Contractor was leaving. The access to the attic is in the 2nd floor bedroom closet. I happened to be painting that bedroom so I opened the panel in the…"
May 5, 2011
Alexander Bell replied to Jerry Adlon's discussion IS ATTIC VENTING NECESSARY IN ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI?
"If I understand the situation, unless they added blocking between the roof trusses at the roof sheathing, the fiberglass insulation will slow the movement of the air, but certainly not stop it.  Unless the air-sealing has been done, it sounds…"
May 5, 2011
Jerry Adlon replied to Jerry Adlon's discussion IS ATTIC VENTING NECESSARY IN ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI?
"I just realized that I gave the wrong reference site. Sorry about that. This is the correct site. http://www.energysavers.gov/your_home/insulation_airsealing/index.cfm/mytopic=11420 "
May 4, 2011
Jerry Adlon posted a discussion

IS ATTIC VENTING NECESSARY IN ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI?

Is attic venting necessary in St. Louis, Missouri?The house is a 2-story, approx. 15 years old and additional insulation was added. The Insulation Contractor used Owens Corning R-13 faced batt insualation and loose blown in insulation.The picture I have sent you represents the homeowner's house. There is a gable vent in the open attic area and a ridge vent in the knee wall living space area. There is also soffit vent through out the house exterior. In the knee wall section of the house the…See More
May 4, 2011
Jerry Adlon is now a member of Home Energy Pros
May 4, 2011

Profile Information

Company
Sisters of Mercy South Central
Professional Certification
Building Inspection and Code Enforcement Technology

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Home Energy Pros to add comments!

Join Home Energy Pros

At 2:34pm on May 7, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

Welcome to Home Energy Pros! Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

Don't forget to upload your profile photo. And add your location on our Member Map!


Thanks!
Diane, HEP Moderator

 
 
 

Home Energy Pros

Home Energy Pros was founded by the developers of Home Energy Saver Pro (sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy,) and brought to you in partnership with Home Energy magazine.  Home Energy Pros is sponsored by the Better Buildings Residential Network.

Latest Activity

Evan Mills replied to Sandra K. Adomatis, SRA's discussion Green Mortgage Appraisal Roundtable
"Would love see your slides, but the AI site requires login.  Can you post them here or email…"
12 hours ago
Colin Genge posted a blog post

What needs to be done to get builders to follow Code for duct and envelope leakage?

“Have you been ripped off for $100,000 by your builder?  Let us help you get what you paid for! …See More
18 hours ago
Green Training USA posted an event
Thumbnail

Proctor’s Without Borders at Online

July 29, 2015 to August 7, 2015
Complete your training at your own pace and take exams when you want and where you want. No…See More
yesterday
Gar Swaffar commented on Gar Swaffar's blog post Cost of using a BPI QCI?
"Ip.s., I would presume there will be a difference between the Left Coast and nearly everywhere else."
yesterday
Gar Swaffar posted a blog post

Cost of using a BPI QCI?

I'd like to find out if there is a consensus on a rule of thumb cost of a QCI onsite for…See More
yesterday
Gar Swaffar is now a member of Home Energy Pros
yesterday
Colin Genge posted an event

Infiltration and Duct Leakage with BPI at Online

July 30, 2015 from 1pm to 2pm
Blower door and duct test requirementsCalculating resultsCertification optionsTest preparation and…See More
yesterday
Stacy Hunt posted an event

Volunteers needed for the upcoming U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon in Irvine, CA at Orange County Great Park

October 8, 2015 at 11am to October 18, 2015 at 7pm
Volunteer for the upcoming U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015, taking place Oct. 8-18…See More
yesterday

© 2015   Created by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service