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How do I get rid of moisture with cement floor crawl space that has a vapour barrier?

...to make sure your dehumidifier is working properly and is sized properly for the volume of air you are trying to condition. Here is our page on How to Insulat...

Posted by Cindy Chatham 04 chatham Aug. 25, 2020, 4:47 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

Wood Burning Stove - Do We Need A Cold Air Vent to Safely Operate?

...to install a wood burning stove to offset heating costs and for heating back up. However, our home is not vented. All we have are the customary cook top, dryer ...

Posted by Regina Vigil Feb. 15, 2021, 3:11 p.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 2 Responses

Basement reno - How do I effectively insulate my basement?

...tore, I don't want to grow them in my walls. So start here with the building science basics, we've made it simple (and even fun we think) to learn - How to pr...

Posted by Steve J Feb. 13, 2019, 10:25 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 2 Responses

How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?

...to dissipate? Is this going to be a reoccurring issue? Steps I took to remedy the problem: I made cuts in the vapour barrier and placed a fan to dry out the m...

Posted by David Mitchell Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 23 Responses