Floors over Garages Construction Problems

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  • Uncomfortable rooms
    Floor are too hot in summer and too cold in winter. Caused by air movement between settled/undersized insulation and sub floor BIG Source of builder call-backs
  • Plumbing and duct problems
    In extreme cases, supply and drain lines freeze. HVAC ducts effectiveness reduced.
  • Poor indoor air quality
    Exhaust fumes and off-gassing of sol-vents, fuels, pesticides, herbicides, and other household chemicals stored in garages enter living space above.