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How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?
Posted by David Mitchell Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 25 Responses
Should an HRV to ERV be the primary exhaust for bathrooms?
Posted by Doris Friesen Dec. 30, 2020, 1:10 p.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses
Is it normal that condensation forms on the windows of my new home?
Posted by Kevin Newman April 19, 2017, 10:30 a.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses
What is the best way to reduce humidity in a basement?
Posted by Robert J. Pierson Oct. 17, 2019, 10:45 p.m. Basements improvements 2 Responses
How do you fix high humidity levels in a basement?
Posted by JR Tadinac Aug. 21, 2019, 11:26 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 3 Responses
My door lock keeps freezing to the point I can’t open it, any idea why this would happen?
Posted by AJ Nov. 13, 2016, 1:15 p.m. Walls and Roofs 2 Responses
Should our HRV keep our humidity lower than 40%, even in the cold months?
Posted by Kim Clement Feb. 8, 2021, 5:43 p.m. Ventilation 5 Responses
Can you create a passive wine cellar by insulating and air sealing a crawl space?
Posted by JC Wong April 2, 2021, 6:50 p.m. Crawl spaces 5 Responses
Is there a small ventilation HRV/ERV for a camper van?
Posted by Ron Timmins June 6, 2020, 8:05 a.m. Tiny house 5 Responses
What can I do to prevent mold and musty smells from a crawlspace with a dirt floor?
Posted by bonna gordy May 15, 2020, 8:16 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate a crawlspace to keep humidity down and stop odors?
Posted by Dave Bell Oct. 24, 2019, 3:57 p.m. Crawl spaces 3 Responses
How do you fix radon and water infiltration in a dry stone foundation?
Posted by john flannery July 14, 2020, 4:24 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 5 Responses
How do you remove moisture and condensation from basement walls?
Posted by Aaron Keating July 27, 2019, 4:51 p.m. Basements improvements 3 Responses
Should I vent the space between a block wall and vapor barrier?
Posted by Nick Santore Oct. 10, 2020, 2:03 a.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses
Can you use a vapour retarder paint on the ceiling instead of using a poly vapour barrier?
Posted by Anwas Qwelten June 8, 2019, 3:56 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 2 Responses
What is the best way to insulate a Multi-material wall?
Posted by Steve J Sept. 29, 2020, 10:15 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 7 Responses
How do you build a mold-free basement in a new construction house?
Posted by Charmaine Herzig Feb. 10, 2020, 7:32 p.m. Basements improvements 3 Responses
How do I get rid of moisture with cement floor crawl space that has a vapour barrier?
Posted by Cindy Chatham 04 chatham Aug. 25, 2020, 4:47 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses
What is the best way to install 5" of XPS rigid foam on interior basement walls?
Posted by Sean MacDonald June 14, 2021, 10:42 a.m. Foundation and basement improvements 8 Responses
What is the best way to Insulate the crawl space of an old home?
Posted by Aj Jan. 21, 2020, 8:13 a.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses