John Harper
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Insulating in-wall/in-ceiling speakers

Started this discussion. Last reply by Pat Dundon Aug 9, 2013. 26 Replies

Are there suggestions out there as to the best way to insulate newly installed speakers!  I have been working to improve the  tightness of my 22 year old home but after that big effort, I installed…Continue

Roof Air Vents Above Bend Oregon Garage Attic

Started this discussion. Last reply by Robert D York Jr Jan 13, 2013. 11 Replies

My home, built in 1990, has two vents (plus a hot water tank exhaust pipe vent and various leaks to the outside) located in the roof over an attic space above the connected-to-house garage. I know…Continue


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Pocket Door Insulation

Posted on August 18, 2013 at 11:00am 0 Comments

My home has 3 pocket doors whose open track areas I have caulked well best as I can from the door jams without removing the track or framing around  it.  I believe I should attack the remainder of the leaks from the attic and from the basement.   Are there any folks out there who might share their thoughts on the recommended methodology for best doing this?  Thanks much in advance.  John Harper

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At 6:06am on January 4, 2013, Diane Chojnowski said…

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