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Working With Flexible Flashing

Some contractors still don’t understand how to get the most out of these products. Here are some tips for installations that stand firm for the long haul.

Making the Case for Zero-Leak Ducts

Mike MacFarland outlines the benefits of leak-free ducts.

Standardized Energy Retrofits

Can we tell what an older house will need as an energy upgrade simply by identifying it's building type? Can these standardized energy improvements be applied without an audit? Just how effective can they be? These are a few of the questions that a few Building America research teams have been wrestling with.


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