Ramp Up the R Value | The Jamestown Net-Zero House
Coming up on This Old House Progress on the 1920's bungalow continues. Kevin walks through the newly framed first floor. Outside, Jeff has come up with a special formula for insulating the house. Today he starts with a warm blanket of rigid insulation over an air and water barrier on the outside of the sheathing. Jeff and the apprentices nail in the panels. Finding the right balance between efficiency and aesthetics is crucial to Dana and Donald.
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- Ch 478Ask This Old House TVComing up on the next episode of ASK This Old House Tom travels to Pittsburgh to replace a bi-fold closet door with one that is more appropriate for the house; Jenn discusses alternatives to flower bouquets that make great gifts; Mauro paints a bathroom using a mold-resistant paint. How to Recreate the Look of an Antique Closet Door Tom travels to Pittsburgh to replace a bi-fold closet door with one that is more appropriate for the house. Where to find it? This job is best done by two people.Ask This Old House TVComing up on Ask This Old House Mark explains how to make concrete; Tom replaces a broken pane in a basement window; in Future House, Ross travels to NASA Johnson Space Center to learn about the technology they use on the International Space Station to keep the astronauts alive. How to Make Your Own Concrete Mark explains the basics of making concrete. Where to find it? Most concrete can be made using a premixed bag, like the one Mark demonstrated, which is manufactured by Quikrete.