The difference between air barriers and vapor barriers / Guides

Poly vapour barriers in air conditioned houses can cause mold and rot
Healthy indoor air quality

Why you should Never Install Air-Con in a Home with a Vapor Barrier

...and common building practices trap moisture inside wall assemblies. Be careful not to confuse Air barriers with Vapor barriers either, they're not the same... A...

Interior sheathing as air & vapor barriers in wood frame construction
Air and vapour barriers

Interior sheathing as an air and vapour or vapor barrier

...they actually do the job they were intended to do. They won't come cheap, but they work. Find out more about Weather Barriers, Rainscreen & Vapor barriers her...

Crawl Spaces or Slab on Grade Foundations?
Crawl spaces

Should I Build on a Slab on Grade Foundation or a Crawl Space?

...the comprehension department shall we? A slab on grade rests directly on the ground, and a crawl space on the other hand, is exactly that - a space you can cr...

Crawl Spaces or Slab on Grade Foundations?
Foundations and Basements

Slab on grade or crawlspaces, which is better?

...the comprehension department shall we? A slab on grade rests directly on the ground, and a crawl space on the other hand, is exactly that - a space you can cr...