Instructables: exploring - workshop - insulation - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:24:01 PST BLOX v1.01 Ultimate Hanging Drill Bit Organizer (Made From Styrofoam!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Drill-Bit-Organizer-Made-From-Styrofoam/
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Sat, 30 Jan 2016 03:20:54 PST
Make a giant grommet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-giant-grommet/
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By: Marsh

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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 10:00:36 PST
Adding Insulation to the exterior of my house. http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Insulation-to-the-exterior-of-my-house/
Adding Insulation to the exterior of my house. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/T12V/I2CVC3OS/FMFT12VI2CVC3OS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/T12V/I2CVC3OS/FMFT12VI2CVC3OS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMF/T12V/I2CVC3OS/FMFT12VI2CVC3OS.SMALL.jpg john pedersen This was a lengthy project that involved carefully removing the Aluminum siding off of my house, installing 1inch thick foil faced foam insulation and replacing the Aluminum siding.I have a small house that originally had a stucco exterior, at sometime probably in the 60's or 70's the then owner ha...
By: john pedersen

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:24:49 PST
3 Steps & Most EFFECTIVE Way to Insulate your Garage Door To Reduce Heat Gain http://www.instructables.com/id/3-Steps-Most-EFFECTIVE-Way-to-Insulate-your-Garage/
3 Steps & Most EFFECTIVE Way to Insulate your Garage Door To Reduce Heat Gain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/DULM/I2F1Z3XS/FCBDULMI2F1Z3XS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/DULM/I2F1Z3XS/FCBDULMI2F1Z3XS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCB/DULM/I2F1Z3XS/FCBDULMI2F1Z3XS.SMALL.jpg AtticFoil Insulating a garage door is worthwhile for many reasons. The main reason someone might want to insulate the garage is simply because they spend time in there. Be it woodworking, automotive tinkering or lifting weights on a home gym - these are all reasons why you would want the garage to be more com...
By: AtticFoil

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:53:06 PST
Air Seal Your Attic For Energy Savings http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Seal-Your-Attic-For-Energy-Savings/
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By: More Cowbell

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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:25:44 PDT
Build a Soundproof Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Soundproof-Wall/
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:52:03 PDT
Cheap radiator reflectors to lower your fuel bills http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-radiator-reflectors-to-lower-your-fuel-bills/
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By: Yorkshire Lass

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Sat, 8 Dec 2012 10:19:20 PST
Giant Flying Discs http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Flying-Discs/
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Wed, 28 Mar 2012 12:40:36 PDT
Epic Basement Renovation! http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-Basement-Renovation/
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Mon, 29 Dec 2008 07:28:20 PST
Installing Ultra Touch (recycled cotton denim) insulation http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-Ultra-Touch-recycled-cotton-denim-ins/
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Wed, 12 Dec 2007 21:59:47 PST
Simple Jig for Cutting Fiberglass Insulation http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Jig-for-Cutting-Fiberglass-Insulation/
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Tue, 27 Nov 2007 16:03:08 PST