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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...
Posted in thread: moisture problem w/ block, 1950's home on 08-31-2012 at 01:31 PM
My house is a 1950 uninsulated block ranch. Attic is well insulated andvented. Windows are
double paned.We have a problem with moisture. Once it gets cold, we have heavy
windowcondensation, spots of m...
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