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Understanding the concerns with vented to unvented retrofit of attic

There are just really two components: How much is this insulating my attic? How much is this helping my home? For #1 you need to install some sort of radiant barrier like atticfoil. There are ...
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Understanding the concerns with vented to unvented retrofit of attic

Your proposal of insulating with solid poly panels is completely feasible with very little to no chance of condensation. It is common in much of Florida where the weather is hot with a few months of ...
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Stud framing for drywall on a sloped ceiling

If the attic ventilation, insulation and vapor barrier are all done within the rafter spacing, and the rafter-to-rafter spacing is 24" (60.96cm) or less, screw the drywall into the rafters and ...
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Main Floors uneven after attic conversion

Just about the only thing I can think of to explain this is humidity. It's possible (and even likely) that there were some underlying moisture problems that went unaddressed. Structural inspections ...
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