Why are basements mouldy / Discussions

How should I insulate basement Walls in climate zone 5?

...are already dry and mold free? the exterior of the basement walls has 2” of foam on them so any warmer air from finished basement would permiate through mineral...

Posted by Chad Johnson March 25, 2019, 8:33 p.m. Basements improvements 1 Responses

How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?

...are at least fortunate in the sense that there is no drywall on at this point. Most people only find out their basements are rotting many years after they've be...

Posted by David Mitchell Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 2 Responses

What are the factors I should consider for choosing between a slab on grade and basement?

...are not a factor, we are located in Uxbridge, ON. We are on well and septic. My goal is to heat/cool with an ERV and mini split system, not radiant in floor. I ...

Posted by Shaun B April 2, 2019, 6:35 a.m. Slab on Grade 3 Responses