Sloan Ritchie
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Interior rigid insulation retrofit
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On this retrofit project, the home has vaulted ceilings, so plenty of room to add insulation at the interior ceiling and re-finish.  There's existing 7.5" (poorly) insulated ceiling joist bays with…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bradford E. White Jan 5, 2011.

Looking for a good detail for using 1" rigid on exterior
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Anyone used 1" rigid in a new exterior wall assembly before?  What are the pros & cons, which rigid product did you use, which weather membrane (some are integral to the foam too).  Any…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Al Heath Jan 5, 2011.

 

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Company
Cascade Built
Professional Certification
LEED AP Homes, BD&C
Professional Interests
Sustainable building, energy efficiency
Website URL
http://www.cascadebuilt.com
Facebook Page
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cascade-Built-Backyard-Box/340754281512

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