Frequently Asked Questions

Below is a of articles CCHRC published in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner under the heading Ask a Builder responding to homeowner inquiries and current events pertaining to cold climate housing.

Building

 

    roofs

    walls

    windows/doors

    contractors

    crawlspace/basement

   siting/home orientation

   air/moisture in the home

Heating & Plumbing

 

    wood

    oil

    water heating

    heating system

Ventilation

Energy Efficiency

Resources

Renewable Energy

Miscellaneous