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  • Posted in thread: black sediment in well water on 08-07-2013 at 06:03 AM
    Hi, we occasionally have black sediment in our well water. Noticed it when the cold water was
    on. This happens once in awhile, but if you run the water for a few minutes it clears up. It
    normally happ...

  • Posted in thread: LP hot water heater problem on 01-03-2013 at 07:17 AM
    Thank you. My mistake, CO not CO2.

  • Posted in thread: LP hot water heater problem on 01-02-2013 at 02:38 PM
    We have a problem with exhaust coming back out through the draft hood on top of our LP gas
    water heater. It is pretty cold outside about 15 F degrees. We have single wall pipe on the
    interior and doub...

  • Posted in thread: Dow Weathermate or Tyvek house wrap? on 09-21-2012 at 04:00 AM
    GRB- The contractors were going to put furring strips on the stucco then put 3/4 foam
    vertically then another 3/4 foam going horozontally then the house wrap and finally the siding.
    Would it be a good...

  • Posted in thread: Dow Weathermate or Tyvek house wrap? on 09-19-2012 at 07:54 PM
    GBR - Thank you for the info. No, I have not checked any areas of block with a moisture meter
    for water source? Our stucco is in pretty good shape.So, if I understand you right......
    install Tyvek stu...

  • Posted in thread: Dow Weathermate or Tyvek house wrap? on 09-19-2012 at 07:09 PM
    Nealtw - Hi, Thank you for the link.I read it and I believe it said...... that you can add
    insulation foam to the masonry wall with no problem and you can either put the house wrap to
    the face or behi...

  • Posted in thread: Need trim color suggestions on 09-19-2012 at 04:34 AM
    cranberry shutters would look nice

  • Posted in thread: Dow Weathermate or Tyvek house wrap? on 09-13-2012 at 06:40 PM
    Thank you. If it wasn't for the block walls and window condensation this would not even be an
    issue, either one would be fine!

  • Posted in thread: Dow Weathermate or Tyvek house wrap? on 09-13-2012 at 04:13 PM
    It is my understanding that foam insulation is not impermeable nor is it a a vapor barrier. A
    vapor barrier would go on the inside walls and it's plastic or another impermeable material.

  • Posted in thread: Dow Weathermate or Tyvek house wrap? on 09-12-2012 at 07:50 PM
    I was wondering which product was better, Dow Weathermate or Tyvek house wrap? I live in NY and
    have a uninsulated 1950 block/stucco house with high humidity levels inside, predominately
    during the wi...

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