Radon in crawlspaces / Discussions

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

...inches would certainly not be overkill, I"m glad to hear you aren't In Minnesota or Winnepeg and thinking of 1 inch of EPS.

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

How do you install your own DIY radon mitigation system?

...install the pipe in utility roor or garage, and expel from the side wall (no windows on this one), intead of from the roof. Thank you! Removing radon gas wi...

Posted by Ariel Fridman Jan. 27, 2020, 10:59 a.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 1 Responses

How do you insulated a crawlspace with dirt floor?

...radon gas in homes, so see our pages on mitigating radon gas in basements , including how to remove radon gas from well water , in case you dig a well in the fu...

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

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

...into the air, raising the relative humidity in your crawlspace and increasing your risk of mold forming . Here is our page all about how to insulate a crawl spa...

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

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

...ing that you did, and great if it came out pure. If you have determined that there is no safety risk in keeping the Vermiculite in your attic and you plan to in...

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

How do you insulate a crawlspace?

...insulating and sealing the crawlspace walls and floor instead, and having it moderately heated to keep any pipes from freezing. If insulating between the joists...

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

Can you provide Crawlspace Insulation Design Assistance?

...radon barrier as well. Insulating the joists is a fine idea, but I would be super careful about keeping the moisture levels down, that’s why I’d be thinking o...

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

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

...ing a dirt floor crawlspace without taking any steps towards insulating the crawlspace and creating an air seal is going to cost dearly, so there are a few thin...

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