Crawl Space Foundation Vents

Seal Your Foundation Vents Shut When Encapsulating Crawl space foundation vents are always a popular topic among homeowners. Unfortunately for many DIY homeowners, there’s a lot of bad advice out there and just because it’s online doesn’t mean...

How To Install Foundation Pins

When it comes to encapsulating the crawl space, you’re going to want to pay close attention to the video below. Foundation Pins are used to seal the crawl space vapor barrier to the crawl space wall. Notice, in the video, the holes are being drilled where the...

Crawl Space Insulation

Crawl Space Insulation, The Details No One Will Tell You and Most Do Not Know! When it comes to crawl space insulation there is very little useful information written that will guide someone towards the results they seek. Agree? Well then, this article is for you. I...

Crawl Space Moisture Solved

Lowering Crawl Space Moisture & Humidity- Explained Relative Humidity (RH) is the byproduct of two conditions in the atmosphere, temperature and dew point (amount of crawl space moisture in the air). To control or alter the RH you must manipulate either dew point...

Properly Insulating Your Crawl Space

When it comes to properly insulating your crawl space, there are a few types of insulation that you should use in a crawl space and a few you should not. One of the kinds you should not is polyurethane closed/open cell spray chatt girl foam insulation. The spray foam...

Does Encapsulation Really Work?

It’s funny because I never hear this question. There’s more objections to closing the vents than any other crawl space subject. I think the question that is really being asked is; is it worth it? Is crawl space encapsulation worth the initial investment? Is it...

Crawl Space Condensation

Condensation in the crawl space can add to the nightmare of an all already wet, damp and musty smelling crawl space. At first, the condensation might seem harmless, after all the crawl space is already damp. But left mismanaged, that condensation will induce a...