Monthly Archives: March 2011

Spray Foam Magic

Century-old houses have their charms, but energy efficiency is not one of them. They were built using a different heating philosophy than we use today. Back then, houses had no real thermal barrier (therefore cold) or air barrier (drafty). Instead, folks stoked up the stoves … Continue reading

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Breaker Breaker

I flunked my first framing inspection last week because I don’t have an HRV installed. “A what now?” you say? Well, since I made you ask, the short-story-long is: we will be air sealing the heck out of the place with spray foam. So less air leakage … Continue reading

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