Renovations / Discussions

What is the best way to insulate the basement of an old house?

...renovations The poly vapor barrier that you may have seen in that article is mostly to satisfy building inspectors, or to be used as part of a radon gas barri...

Posted by Bryan Squirrell Jan. 14, 2020, 7:59 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

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

...renovations: How to prevent mold when finishing basements We can help you choose the best way forward from this point, but we will need more information, so h...

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

What is the best way to finish basement walls?

...renovations, specifically raising the bottom plate up on foam blocks to prevent water damage in case of flooding, that will also stop moisture from the concrete...

Posted by Aram Scaram Jan. 21, 2021, 5:13 p.m. Basements improvements 3 Responses

What do I in my basement where new insulation meets old?

I’m insulating my basement with 2” of EPS against poured concrete foundation, then framing a 2x4 wall, then adding Rockwool. Unfortunately, due to some areas, ...

Posted by Steve J July 20, 2019, 10:01 p.m. Basements improvements 2 Responses