Building Science Corporation
September 15, 2006

The Cameron Parish Demonstration House is a 1,250 square foot, one story single-family house with three bedrooms and two baths, built on piers and located in New Orleans, LA (Hot-Humid Climate in a flood zone). It features an unvented roof with 2 layers of 2” rigid insulation with staggered seams above the roof deck. The walls consist of 2” rigid insulation with no insulation in the stud cavities. The house showcases double pane, impact rated, Low-E windows and doors. The underside of the first floor joists is insulated with 2” rigid insulation and covered with fiber cement cover board.