Dave Taylor
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Dave Taylor replied to Kent Kjellgren's discussion Sealed crawl space for new construction
"If the batts have a vapor barrier that should be penetrated so that mold doesn't form between it and the subfloor."
Nov 5
Dave Taylor liked Brett Little's discussion Virtual CEU Tour of the Pembroke Passive Solar Zero Energy Ready Home
Oct 10
Dave Taylor replied to Paul Raymer's discussion Stud cavity air returns
"Paul, I have used stud cavity returns on interior walls only,but always metal lined to inhibit odor absorption by the materials. The standard size limitation of the cavity usually under sizes your return unless using multiple bays."
Aug 27
Dave Taylor replied to Jerry Needham's discussion VERY TIGHT HOME WITH OVER SIZED AC
"Jerry, you should look at Buildingscience.com" High Mass Walls" 105 paper for more documentation for your owner."
Aug 16
Dave Taylor liked Jerry Needham's discussion VERY TIGHT HOME WITH OVER SIZED AC
Aug 6
Dave Taylor liked Eric Kjelshus's discussion What made this chimney fall down?
Nov 14, 2017
Dave Taylor replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"Bill, I was trying to keep a gap between the metal roof and insulation for air movement and to allow a cooler insulation on contact. I had a ureathane company for 13 years and cannot stress more strongly don't install it inside the envelope.…"
Nov 11, 2017
Dave Taylor replied to Mike Rogers's discussion Low-pressure spray foam rigs - What's your experience?
" Problems with head pressure by height above machine, viscosity of resin to iso variation etc.not really good for field applications. 13 years experience in ureathanes."
Nov 6, 2017
Dave Taylor replied to David Butler's discussion How would you insulate this roof?
"Bill, Most foam applicators use plural mixing machines with generators 25KW or bigger I believe logistics and cost will rule this out. You did a great job structurally with your screw pattern to purlins and deck that's why you haven't lost…"
Nov 6, 2017
Diane Chojnowski left a comment for Dave Taylor
"Hi Dave, Welcome to Home Energy Pros Forum. Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for…"
Nov 6, 2017
Dave Taylor is now a member of Home Energy Pros Forum
Nov 6, 2017

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Company
Taylord Designs LLc
Role in Home Performance Marketplace
Architect / designer, Contractor: general (new/remodel), Educator / Trainer
Professional Interests
Solar Passive, Solar Active, Radiant Heating, Insulated Concrete Forms
Website URL
http://TaylordDesigns.org

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At 4:31pm on November 6, 2017, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Dave,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros Forum. Feel free to join the conversation in the Forum and Groups. And share your energy efficiency photos, videos and upcoming events. If you're blogging about home performance, this is the place for you!

Don't forget to upload your profile photo.

Thanks!
Diane, HEP Moderator

 
 
 

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