Category: Building Envelope

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Understanding Window Types and Its Performance

Window seal failure is a common problem faced by many home owners around the world. Understanding windows itself will help understand the reasons for it’s failures. There is a lot to know about window technology and here is a short article hoping to educate it’s readers on understanding window types and performance.   Click here […]

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The Perfect Wall, Roof, and Slab — Building Science Podcast

Joe Lstiburek talks about enclosure design principles for energy-efficient houses. Insulation, air conditioning, heating, and forced-air delivery systems have all changed the physics of how houses work. Houses didn’t used to rot, but too many of them do now. http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/blogs/dept/building-science/perfect-wall-roof-and-slab-building-science-podcast

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