At-Grade Band Joists Construction Problems

At-Grade Band Joists  - Common Problems_img_1

At-Grade Band Joists  - Common Problems_img_0

  • Un-Insulated/Under-Insulated
    Missing, compressed or poorly-fitted fiber glass batts
  • No Air Sealing
    No air sealing Air leaks through common joints for framing and sheathing
  • Improper Moisture Control
    Missing or reversed vapor retarder can result in condensation, especially in moist interiors