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  1. Spray Closed Cell Insulation Benefit

    I have a 1 and 1/2 story house with two bedrooms and a bath upstairs. The house was build in 1910 so there is no insulation in the walls and only R-19 in the rafters. I live in Minnesota so it gets very cold but we also have days above 90 during the summer. The rafters have drywall on them so I...
  2. Cape Cod Attic Bedroom Insulation on a Budget

    Building & Construction
    Hi Everyone, I just purchased a 1500 sq. ft. 1936 Brick Cape Cod in Arlington VA. Very hot summer + cold Winter. The attic bedroom stayed warm enough during the winter but now that the weather is changing it is unbearably hot. I am looking at ripping down all the fiberboard and...