JLC ??OCTOBER 1992
Expert advice on
the tough calls
faced by energyminded
Energy-minded builders face a number of tough decisions about materials and techniques.
Yet good advice is often lacking and, in many cases, the experts disagree among
themselves. Often builders and designers are told they'll have to wait for answers until
more research is completed. People in the field, however, can't afford to wait. They have
to choose between building system A and B for the project they are starting next week.
With that in mind, we asked a group of building energy experts to provide short, practical
answers to ten of the most frequently asked building