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Both mechanical loads from heating and cooling equipment and the stack effect of conditioned air rising or settling can contribute to air and water leaks through holes in building envelope materials. What’s another contributor?

Friday, March 11, 2016


Among the forces that can contribute to air and water leaks through holes in building envelope materials are mechanical loads from heating and cooling equipment and the stack effect of conditioned air rising or settling. What is a third force?

Tuesday, September 15, 2015


True or false: The Southwest Research Institute in the U.S. works with Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics in Germany to publish a menu-driven PC program which allows realistic calculation of the transient coupled one-dimensional heat and moisture transport in multi-layer building components exposed to natural weather.

Monday, August 17, 2015


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ABAA Programs Solidify and Promote
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March 2016 - Ryan Dalgleish, ABAA


Selecting Coatings for Spray Foam Roofing

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January 2016 - Harold Hower, Editor, D+D In Depth


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