Mold resistant insulation / Discussions

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

...insulation without physically seeing the wall, but the poly won't do you any harm. It will help prevent mold, and it will help with heating costs a bit since it...

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

I have chronic illness from the air quality of my home, can you help determine if I need to replace the HVAC system?

...insulation (in Ontario) for cubbies 16", 2-3" thick. Has to be super clean, no off gassing, mold resistent. Also, suggestions for best air exchanger set up fo...

Posted by Niki Harrison Sept. 6, 2019, 4:32 p.m. HRV and ERV 2 Responses

How do you build a mold-free basement in a new construction house?

...mold resistant. He put special draining paper on it and put gravel up against it but it already smells like mold. It is just framed. Is it possible to finish th...

Posted by Charmaine Herzig Feb. 10, 2020, 7:32 p.m. Basements improvements 3 Responses

Can you Insulate a Cinder block basement foundation with Rockwool?

...insulation, and airtightness. Our first suggested assembly for interior basement insulation would be a vapor barrier membrane directly against the concrete bl...

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