Wallboard

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Requirements

  • Thermal - net zero energy
    • stops air infiltration
    • thermal mass
    • stops humidity...when painted
  • good for painting / sealing
  • sound proofing (a plus)
  • Materials
    • low embodied energy
    • high recycled content
    • can be recycled...cradle-to-cradle
  • within 200 miles
  • Durable
    • lasts 100 years

Design / Selection

  • Ideas
    • Potentially use different materials on different walls
  • Design


Rationale

  • Connectedness to the earth
  • net zero-energy
  • simplicity