drafty


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not airtight

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Not a fan of hard snow, long lift lines, and drafty lodges?
7 windows Upgrade or replace any drafty old windows with double or triple glazing.
How about the one about a person catching a cold by sleeping in a cool, drafty room or by going outside with wet hair?
We would be invited into someone's house and test it using a large fan called a blower door to find out how drafty their house was, where the leaks were, or whether it was filled with bad air from being too airtight.
The disadvantages to marrying an English lord could mean a loveless or distant relationship punctuated by the lord's marital affairs, being surrounded by stifling classism, neglect, and having to live in a drafty, uncomfortable castle.
Many were drafty. Many had leaky ducts pumping large volumes of conditioned air when we wanted them too.
Staff complaining it's warm or even drafty? Apply changes.
Carafes full of strong tea offered warmth in the drafty room, but some who were feeling festive drained a bottle of raki, an aniseed liquor with an alcohol content slightly higher than most whiskeys.
Owner Charlie Mattingly says paranormal enthusiasts come from around the world to tour or even spend the night inside the drafty old building.
You could also consider installing casement windows, which tend to be less drafty as they age when compared to slider and double hung windows.
The 19-year-old singer's grandparent, who is unable to work as he suffers with a painful back condition, lives in a small home, which has been left cold and drafty after a tree fell on the roof.
Eve's husband Gabe - played by Miranda Hart foil Tom Ellis - thinks it's a spiffing idea for the family to spend the first anniversary of their boy's disappearance in a creepy, creaky, drafty house with doors that open by themselves, a hazardous cellar and, to borrow a well-worn Withnail & I quote, "the kind of windows faces look in at".
Time and time again, on whatever drafty stage or pub we happened to be in.
Most airports were drafty, fluorescent-lit corridors leading to planesNsans airline lounges.
Several years ago, the Cenacle Sisters decided to rebuild their nearly 85-year-old retreat center because it was too big, too drafty and too expensive to heat and maintain.