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You can increase the value of your next remodeling project by including energy efficiency improvements. Learn how with Energy Efficiency Improvements for Remodeling Projects.

Design & Construction Guides [Back to Top]

Guides for designing and building various types of construction

Corrugated Stainless Steel Tubing for Fuel Gas Distribution in Buildings and Concerns Over Lightning Strikes
Imported Problematic Drywall: Identification Strategies and Remediation Guidelines
Improving Drainage and Drying Features in Certain Conditions: Rain Screen Designs for Absorptive Claddings
Water Intrusion and Remediation for Wood Frame Homes with Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS)
Performance Reports & Case Studies [Back to Top]

Evaluation of how products and systems perform in real life applications

Moisture-Related Problems with Engineered Wood Siding Several different types and brands of engineered wood siding have experienced moisture-related failures due to product or installation defects, or improper maintenance.

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