Dirt floor crawlspace / Discussions

How do you stop wind from blowing under a house on piers?

...floor joists with 0.5in. foil faced foam board nailed to the bottom of the floor joists. I have not removed this insulation. Is this a problem waiting to rear i...

Posted by Robert Boyle Oct. 17, 2021, 12:11 a.m. Foundation and basement improvements 1 Responses

Should I bother testing for radon in a gutted and uninsulated house?

...floor, is it dirt or poured concrete? I would assume it is not insulated nor would it have a vapor barrier, so just doing a vapor barrier itself puts you halfwa...

Posted by Luba Sharapan March 27, 2021, 12:04 p.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 3 Responses

Can you Insulate a cinder block basement foundation with Rockwool?

...floor floor boards as there will defiantly be air leakage thhru the floor down to the basement. Foam board would be ideal but it is out of question because of t...

Posted by Victor B June 19, 2019, 11:41 p.m. Basements improvements 6 Responses