How to insulate a crawlspace / Discussions

How do you insulate a crawlspace with dirt floor?

...to insulate the joists over your head and just heat that space instead. See here our page on How to insulate a crawlspace floor , and please feel free to ask mo...

Posted by sal Bellicoso Oct. 30, 2019, 4:56 p.m. Crawl spaces 2 Responses

How do you insulate a cottage crawlspace? It's in the Haliburton Highlands

...ar. First I'd suggest you start here on our page on how to insulate crawl spaces – How to insulate crawlspaces properly Venting a crawlspace can be a prob...

Posted by Beata Domanska May 25, 2020, 11:38 a.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

How do you insulate a crawlspace?

...a page that explains - How to insulate a crawl space properly to avoid And before you start work, best to check if you have a radon gas problem, read more her...

Posted by Drew Weistend Nov. 14, 2017, 9:22 a.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

Can you provide Crawlspace Insulation Design Assistance?

...tone foundation wall, it will also create an air barrier, and enable you to create a crawlspace radon barrier as well. Insulating the joists is a fine idea, b...

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

What is the best way to insulate the ceiling of my crawl space?

...insulated. The first step is to have a read on the following page about how to insulate a crawlspace properly – Crawlspaces are rare as part of a new home con...

Posted by Judy Mendel Feb. 17, 2020, 11:10 p.m. Crawl spaces 4 Responses

How do you insulate a cottage crawlspace and install radiant floor heat?

...aste. Take a look here at our pages about crawlspaces to get an idea of the basics on how they function best. Crawl Space Insulation Tips for Insulating Crawl...

Posted by Todd hall June 28, 2020, 8:36 a.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

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

...astic down as well. Once again thank you Happy to help Dave. You get a reasonably mild winter on Vancouver Island by Canadian and and many northern US standards...

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

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

...ay to insulate my crawl space regarding vapour barrier and what to do around vents and plumping pipes when installing. There are a couple of ways to insulate th...

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?

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

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

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

...How to stay on budget with renovations How to insulate a crawlspace How to remove radon gas from basements and crawlspaces How to insulate a C...

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

Is it smart to lay plastic under a pier and beam cottage and should I close it in?

...and effort of jacking it up to build a crawlspace, but if you do, see here on how to insulate a crawlspace properly to avoid mold and heat loss . And no, we wou...

Posted by b port Oct. 31, 2021, 3:19 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

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

...air you are trying to condition. Here is our page on How to Insulate Crawlspaces and Remove Moisture . Have a read over that and let us know if you still have...

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

What's the best way to seal a crawl space and insulate?

...to be a multi-part question in a way, or at least the answer will be – By insulating the crawl space you can treat it like the above heated space and keep it wa...

Posted by Steven Johnston Feb. 23, 2021, 12:35 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses

How do you remove water droplets from under a crawl space vapor barrier?

...age all about how to insulate a crawl space – Crawlspaces are very rare as part of a new home construction nowadays in USA & Canada. If you've got one here's ...

Posted by Paul Racioppo Feb. 7, 2020, 3:49 p.m. Crawl spaces 3 Responses

Can you create a passive wine cellar by insulating and air sealing a crawl space?

...age is a good starting place as it covers what to do about an uninsulated crawl space- How to insulate crawl spaces and prevent moisture damage Are your woo...

Posted by JC Wong April 2, 2021, 6:50 p.m. Crawl spaces 5 Responses

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

...at assumption of what you are trying to accomplish is correct, I would suggest you look over this page about insulating crawlspaces – How to insulate crawlspa...

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

Can my shallow crawl space be converted to a slab foundation?

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Posted by Sian O'Keefe Aug. 15, 2020, 12:52 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses

Which insulation should I use under my cottage?

...and have the blocks heaved or cracked at all? And what is your climate zone? A good place to start reading is this page – How to insulate a crawlspace – wal...

Posted by denis maurier May 3, 2021, 11:14 a.m. Crawl spaces 3 Responses