Last Activity:02-05-2014 3:31 AM
Posted in thread: Condensation issue on 02-05-2014 at 05:14 PM
Neal; yes I've had nearly every wall opened up to studs at one time or another and have added
fire breaks during that process. Bud; I believe the location of the streaking matches up with
the holes in...
Posted in thread: Condensation issue on 02-04-2014 at 09:31 PM
Thanks again guys for the good discussion here. To old dogs point, I'm going to try to stick
with correcting the ridge vent here. it makes sense not to mix venting systems as you suggest.
As I mention...
Posted in thread: Condensation issue on 02-03-2014 at 10:23 PM
also about vapor barrior. Just fiberglass insulation with paper to living space. should I have
stapled up plastic before drywall?
Posted in thread: Condensation issue on 02-03-2014 at 10:11 PM
I'm getting a lot of good feedback, thank you guys for that. Bud, I think I agree with you on
the ridge vent. I'm uploading a picture for you. at it's max it appears no more than 1/2" air
gap between ...
Posted in thread: Condensation issue on 02-02-2014 at 04:01 PM
O.k. got to the attic today. No obvious moisture present. however there was quite a bit of mold
present. At least it looks like mold. This is only on the right side (above front bedroom) not
on the le...
Posted in thread: Condensation issue on 01-31-2014 at 08:40 PM
Iím with Neil. When trouble shooting itís easy to look for what has changed recently and then
the awareness of that causes us to look for other things or if we see other things wrong want
to tie them ...
Posted in thread: Condensation issue on 01-30-2014 at 09:56 PM
We are running 5 Humidifiers around our home to help with dry forced air. I noticed dark
streaks/ Icicles down the side of my house the last few days, primarily under soffit vents. I
think excess mois...