Insulate and Weatherize: Expert Advice from Start to Finish

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Taunton Press, 2002 - House & Home - 202 pages
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In this complete do-it-yourself guide to home insulation and weather-proofing, engineer Bruce Harley offers solutions that will make your home more comfortable in all seasons: Energy Basics; Sealing Air Leaks; Attics; Ventilation Systems; Insulating a House; Windows; Heating Systems; Air Conditioning; Heating Hot Water; Renovations; Appliances and Lights; This book in the Build Like a Pro series takes a practical approach for the homeowner. Using the author's trouble-shooting advice, you will be able to identify the hidden energy wasters and moisture problems that can do serious damage in your home.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER
7
CHAPTER
29
CHAPTER THREE
51
CHAPTER FOUR
63
CHAPTER FIVE
89
CHAPTER
103
CHAPTER SEVEN
131
CHAPTER EIGHT
145
CHAPTER NINE
165
CHAPTER
185
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Bruce Harley is a noted expert on energy-efficient residential construction and renovation. A long-time engineer, he has helped diagnose and repair such varied problems as building air leakage, indoor air quality, HVAC system failures, plus combustion and moisture issues. Bruce has also led national seminars on energy-efficient residential construction, codes, building science, and mechanical systems.

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