Monday, September 5, 2011

Framing Details, Insulation and Sealant

Photos sent in by Beth Yoe, August 30, 2011

Please see Audrey Allen's post on August 1, 2011 for a description and more information about some of the features pictured below.

Corner Detail

Outside corners are open to allow for insulation

Exterior Insulation

Header Insulation and Sealant

Raised Heel Trusses provide room for more insulation where exterior walls and roof intersect. 

Roof Trusses stacked directly over each 2' o.c. wall stud to transfer roof loads directly down to the foundation.


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  2. Agreed Tim, overall a fantastic post Habitat. Glad to see your still hard at work, going for LEED!

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