Lordy, I KNOW there is tape!

June 12th, 2017|Categories: Building Envelope Failures, Building Failures, Climates, Humid Climates, Mold and Moisture, Outside Air, Problem Avoidance, Waterproofing|Comments Off on Lordy, I KNOW there is tape!

Clash of the Titans: When Hotel Design and Construction Standards Cause Catastrophic Mold Problems

April 21st, 2017|Categories: Building Design, Climates, Design Deficiencies, Engineering, Humid Climates, Mold and Moisture, Outside Air, Problem Avoidance|Comments Off on Clash of the Titans: When Hotel Design and Construction Standards Cause Catastrophic Mold Problems

Exfiltration Causes Ice

April 11th, 2017|Categories: Building Failures, Building Pressure, Outside Air|Comments Off on Exfiltration Causes Ice

Outside Air Stubbed into Attic

April 11th, 2017|Categories: Building Design, Building Failures, Design Deficiencies, Mold and Moisture, Outside Air, Ventilation|Comments Off on Outside Air Stubbed into Attic

Water Intrusion Intersecting SOWs

April 11th, 2017|Categories: Building Failures, Design Deficiencies, Mold and Moisture, Outside Air|Comments Off on Water Intrusion Intersecting SOWs

What is Tight Enough?

April 10th, 2017|Categories: Outside Air, Problem Avoidance, Waterproofing|Comments Off on What is Tight Enough?

HRU Disasters

December 16th, 2016|Categories: Building Envelope Failures, Building Failures, Building Products, Mold and Moisture, Outside Air|Comments Off on HRU Disasters

Sheet a Good Air Barrier?

December 15th, 2016|Categories: Outside Air, Problem Avoidance, Wood Frame Construction|Comments Off on Sheet a Good Air Barrier?

What Yoga Pants Taught Me About a Good Air Barrier

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Building Design, Building Envelope Failures, Design Deficiencies, Outside Air|Comments Off on What Yoga Pants Taught Me About a Good Air Barrier

Rain or Air?

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Building Envelope Failures, Building Failures, Design Deficiencies, Mold and Moisture, Outside Air, Problem Avoidance|Comments Off on Rain or Air?