The I-joists, glulams and other engineered wood that forms the framing of our house is not as great as the marketing makes it out to be.
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Grace and Corbett show the latest development on their home build- the wall sheathing, which is also the air tightness layer and weather barrier. It's called ForceField, and here you'll see a demo of why it's such an important component in the system, and how to install it for a higher performance home.
More on ForceField at: http://ForceField.BuildGP.com
More on this build at: http://HomeDiagnosis.tv/atlanta-homestead