28 Apr '16, 11am

Installing Windows in a Minnesota House

All three builders agreed that the panels were time-consuming to install. This was primarily due to the time and difficulty in cutting each of the panels. There was a bit of a learning curve, but even after some time, they were still just a bit cumbersome to cut and install. It was agreed that if the panels could come from the SIP (SIP) Building panel usually made of oriented strand board (OSB) skins surrounding a core of expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam insulation. SIPs can be erected very quickly with a crane to create an energy-efficient, sturdy home. manufacturer pre-cut and numbered, like a full SIP house would be, that it would save considerable time and hassle. It would also save a considerable mess and quantity of jobsite waste. When you cut all the openings out of 4’ x 8’ sheets of foam and OSB, you are left with a large number of thick EPS Expanded polystyrene. Ty...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/blogs/dept/guest-blog...

Tweets

House for Sale: Buy a Detached House

House for Sale: Buy a Detached House

blogtrepreneur.com 28 Apr '16, 5pm

The allure of owning a home is not just strong because it is part of the dream of any individual. It is true that many peo...

How to make a greenhouse out of windows

mnn.com 27 Apr '16, 6pm

The mini-greenhouse is a great small space option for propagating seedlings and avoiding early-season frost damage. It is ...

House panel votes to make women register for th...

militarytimes.com 28 Apr '16, 12am

House panel votes to make women register for the draft Women 18 to 26 will have to register with the Selective Service Sys...

Building a House of Hemp

Building a House of Hemp

greenbuildingadvisor.com 04 May '16, 8am

“HempHome Tiny+,” the house Savage and his colleagues would like to build in Catskill, New York, is a contemporary two-lev...

Turn your windows into grow space with the Seku...

inhabitat.com 27 Apr '16, 7pm

If you live in a small space and lack room to grow herbs and greens, you’ll be happy to hear about this clever crowdfundin...

House panel advances $610 billion spending plan...

militarytimes.com 28 Apr '16, 9am

House panel advances $610 billion spending plan with bigger pay raise, more end strength Supporters say the defense policy...

Microsoft blocks Google Chrome & other browsers...

searchengineland.com 28 Apr '16, 9pm

Unfortunately, as Windows 10 has grown in adoption and usage, we have seen some software programs circumvent the design of...

SearchCap: Bing Ads updates, latest Windows 10 ...

searchengineland.com 29 Apr '16, 8pm

Maximizing your mobile impact Apr 29, 2016 by Amy Bishop Search marketers, are you prepared for a mobile world? Columnist ...

Thanks to @GBAdvisor for posting my article on Kranichstein & Optimization for Passive House:

Thanks to @GBAdvisor for posting my article on ...

greenbuildingadvisor.com 23 Apr '16, 3pm

A residential building construction standard requiring very low levels of air leakage, very high levels of insulation, and...