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It was springtime in Phoenix, Ronald Reagan was our president. I was on my way, really going places. I was no longer just a journeyman fireproofer/plasterer working for a buck but was now a bonafide, fireproofing, plaster-pumping, money-making contractor. I had financed my first Spray Force plaster pump, ownership was now a reality. I headed […]
HOW TO MAKE CONTINUOUS INSULATION WORK PREFACE Energy code regulations, particularly California’s Title 24, require a more prevalent use of continuous insulation (CI) overall framed walls. The CI design approach is intended to prevent or minimize the thermal transfer often referred to as “thermal short-circuiting” or “thermal bridging.” This is related to the natural […]