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BPI's May Stump the Chump: What’s Wrong with this Picture?

The infrared image below was taken by John Snell of The Snell Group. The structure had recently been insulated with blown in cellulose. Wha…

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2 Jun 18, 2012
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Bill Spikowski replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"In an earlier response, I noted that we COULD haul drinking water and use the water we collect off…"
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Bill Spikowski replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"As to the elevations on the cupola – the existing windows up there might survive adding…"
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Bill Spikowski replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"The purlins are 1 3/4" thick. I believe the top chord of the trusses are 10" deep (but…"
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Bill Spikowski replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"The cupola windows are the only place there would be a problem if 4" of foam were added above…"
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Bill Spikowski replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"The purlins are 1 3/4" thick. I don’t know about the fire dangers of PIC or other foams.…"
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Bill Spikowski replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"Exposed rubber washers would disappear in a hurry! I used a screw assembly with a stainless cup…"
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Bill Spikowski replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"The existing metal roof probably overhangs the outer edge of the lowest purlin about an inch, maybe…"
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