An affordable insulated slab foundation suitable for climate zones 4, 5, and 6
Outside insulation is an effective way to keep heat in. The devil is in the details, such as this one
Everything* you need to know about adding insulation to the outside of old homes with cold bones
How to extend the life of a foam kit
Stop rot with house wrap
A field-tested collection of videos, articles, and animated details on practical improvements to the framing process that strips out the less-valuable 'advice' often passed on by others.
Fire, water, shrinkage, vapor—ROCKWOOL ticks all the boxes for builder Matt Risinger
Pennsylvania, New York, and Vancouver think so.
Mark the trusses before you unbundle them
How to inspect, assemble, put on, and seal-test a respirator for low-pressure spray foam application
Continuous exterior insulation means smaller studs and higher performance
In this video, the robotic 'narrator' asks multiple questions about construction innovations of the near future.
A serrated knife—and knowing how to use it—makes quick work of cutting and notching ROCKWOOL around obstacles
An item on the Energy Star Thermal Bypass Checklist. Item 5.1.2, to be exact ...
How to reduce ice dams, improve thermal performance, and boost durability of homes with vented attics
Closed Cell, Open, Cell, High Density, Slow-Rise, or Fire Retardant?
Two ways to insulate a brick veneer wall, from the Inside
For cutting rockwool insulation, retire your old bread knife and pick up a pair of these
ROCKWOOL's SAFE‘n’SOUND mineral wool batts are specifically sized and formulated to exceed the fire provisions in the building code
Glue the rim joist, caulk the gaps, and overhang the wall sheathing to tighten this leaky building assembly