Dirt floor crawlspace / Discussions

How do you insulated a crawlspace with dirt floor?

...floor. Some people say we can get foam insulation sprayed in which will harden on the dirt floor. We are currently power venting the crawl space to protect ag...

Posted by sal Bellicoso Oct. 30, 2019, 4:56 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

Can you provide Crawlspace Insulation Design Assistance?

...crawlspace from the "full" basement (still fieldstone and dirt floor, but about 6'2" of headspace). My problem is the cold living room floor AND humidity issues...

Posted by Randy Christensen Dec. 10, 2019, 12:17 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

What is the best way to Insulate the crawl space of an old home?

...dirt floor crawl space Having a dry crawlspace is way better than having standing water, but part of the reason it is dry is that moisture in the soil is dryi...

Posted by Aj Jan. 21, 2020, 8:13 a.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

In the winter should you heat a low/dirt floor crawl space with a furnace vent?

...crawlspace will prevent mold . But heating a dirt floor crawlspace without taking any steps towards insulating the crawlspace and creating an air seal is going ...

Posted by janis hobson Dec. 11, 2019, 3:17 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

What is the best way to insulate a crawlspace to keep humidity down and stop odors?

...crawlspace with 4' concrete walls and a cement floor, insulation between the floor joists and has 3 - vents to the outside. I am thinking of 1" foam boards on t...

Posted by Dave Bell Oct. 24, 2019, 3:57 p.m. Crawl spaces 3 Responses

How can I solve a moisture problem in attic from 1941 home?

...dirt crawl space. And we have a very high water table at 18 inches!!! It is definately a part of my stacking and moisture problem so I will be installing a mois...

Posted by Rachel Katz June 8, 2019, 4:06 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 0 Responses