Answers By Mike Binder

How far below grade should I insulate my house's exterior? What material should I use?

— Mimi Barzen, Grand Rapids, MN

Answered by Mike Binder on March 5, 2009

I'm shopping for a lingerie chest. Should I avoid particleboard, MDF, and veneer?

— Raven Wild, Woodstock, MD

Answered by Mike Binder on March 5, 2009

Should I leave an air space between my attic insulation and the wood roofing?

— D.L. Bennett, Arlington, VA

Answered by Mike Binder on March 5, 2009