Don’t Make Your Solid Blocking Too Solid – Attic Ventilation Requirements

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP November 14, 2017

I was at a job site today and noticed that the contractor had used blocking between trusses where the blocking was large enough that it actually blocked off the ventilation from the soffits.  They’re going to have to go back and put holes in the […]

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sEVen Tips to Take Your Interior Space to the Next Level!

by EVstudio AEP March 10, 2016
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SEVEN Tips to take an interior space to the next level: Most people invest a good amount of time and energy in tailoring the spaces they inhabit to their personal needs and preferences. This process is different for every person, as it often relates to […]

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Under Floor Space Ventilation in Crawl Spaces

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP December 10, 2012

The International Residential Code specifies the requirements for ventilation and/or conditioning of under floor spaces, specifically crawlspaces. The primary method is through openings in the exterior walls with a minimum of 1 square foot of opening per 150 square feet of under floor area. Each […]

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