Should i really seal off my crawl space?

Answer On One Hand: Makes Your Home Energy says that insulating your crawl space will make it more energy efficient, which will save you on the costs of heating and cooling your ... Read More »

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Should you insulate your crawl space?

On One Hand: You Should Insulate Your Crawl SpaceProperly insulating a crawl space can save on energy costs and improve the comfort of your home by reducing cold floors and drafts. Additionally, i... Read More »

Should vents on crawl space be open in winter?

Should the air vents to the crawl space be open in the winter?

Air vents to a crawl space should be closed in the winter. By closing the vents in the winter, it prevents the temperature from dropping in the crawl space, which can freeze pipes and cause energy ... Read More »

If muriatic acid seeped under a wall in a garage crawl space and the space was then sealed with Rustoleum paint could it be the source of a terrible odor on inside wall of the house and is it fixable?

Sounds like the muriatic acid didn't have the fresh air needed for it to evaporate. The papers I've read suggest neutralizing it (muriatic acid is a dilution of hydrochloric acid) with a baking sod... Read More »