HVAC & Mechanicals
Roof framing, window options, and a mechanical advantage add up to lower bills and a higher quality home
Another use for your Shop-Vac
Left-, right-, and straight-cutting snips with single- and compound-leverage each have their place on a jobsite
Making vinyl siding look great by eliminating ugly J-channel
Turns out, ducts buried under insulation actually can work to save energy and eliminate condensation inside the ducts. If you seal and insulate them first
Pennsylvania, New York, and Vancouver think so.
Two fans talk to each other to replace stale air with fresh air
Houses cannot expand and contract with changes in pressure like balloons can. Instead, they need paths for air to balance the pressure
Keep mechanical equipment within the envelope to improve the quality of houses and homes
Condensation is when moisture in the air hits a cool enough surface to convert the vapor into water.