What is wrong with this elevation?
This interior wall doesn’t touch the exterior wall, so there is no need for ladder backing or wall bucks—just a continuous plane for insulation and uninterrupted drywall.
A good start to an inspection on a jobsite in southern Maryland.
How to get a tight air seal and provide insulation at electrical boxes like light switches in new wood frame construction.
An unsuspecting production builder is the object of our inaugural sneak peek. We visited a multifamily jobsite over the weekend to have a look at quality measures being implemented by one of America’s biggest builders. The houses are framed, plumbed, wired, ducted, and in the process of being insulated — a prime opportunity for a surprise inspection…