Our old house is unsheathed and was poorly insulated with blown-in before we bought. Now, we suspect due to the rotting lower edges of siding and peeling paint, that the previous insulation got wet,…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Will Stanton Aug 19, 2017.
We are in a pickle. Our old Victorian had blown-in insulation that is causing major problems. The house has no sheathing, and the soggy north side of the house--in our theory anyway--is staying wet…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by JRTebow Aug 21, 2017.
We have an ancient ducted system in our 1900 Victorian. The ductwork in the basement is the HVAC equivalent of the Winchester Mansion. The ducts are old, leaky, covered with asbestos, and seem to…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by James S Jan 27, 2017.
We have just bought a Transitional Queen Anne style home built in 1900. I have been considering adding shutters to the exterior for several reasons: two streetlights shine blindingly into our bedroom…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by KARODY ROBBINS Jan 25, 2017.