How to insulate a cinder block basement / Discussions

Can you Insulate a Cinder block basement foundation with Rockwool?

...ate a drainage route for any water that may accumulate on the foundation wall and drain to the floor. This would also have the advantage of creating a radon gas...

Posted by Victor B June 19, 2019, 11:41 p.m. Basements improvements 5 Responses

What insulation should I put on basement block walls that is resistant to mold?

...ails and maybe we can help a bit more. How to insulate a cinder block wall basement Removing radon gas from basements How to insulate a crawlspace How...

Posted by Ken Gee July 31, 2019, 3:25 p.m. Basements improvements 3 Responses

I have many issues with my house where should I start?

...basements and crawlspaces How to insulate a CMU cinder block foundation The best way to insulate a basement to avoid mold How to insulate an a...

Posted by Bryan Squirrell Sept. 29, 2019, 3:08 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

How do you apply vapor barrier and insulation to a CMU house?

...block walls. What is the best way to insulate and apply vapor barrier. I have to install studs to the interior of the block for seismic resistance and attach th...

Posted by Scott Brekke Nov. 22, 2019, 9:37 a.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

Should you put insulation on the outside of a cinder block wall in a desert?

...ard to say. To know the right amount of insulation to install on a house depends very much on the climate zone (how many heating degree days annually), how much...

Posted by Michael Apodaca March 9, 2020, 3:10 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses