Should you insulate your crawl space?

Answer 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 »

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How to Insulate Pipes in a Crawl Space?

The hardest part about insulating pipes in a crawl space is the lack of room. It's best, therefore, before actually starting the job to crawl into the area so see if you fit in the space. Next, fre... Read More »

How to Insulate a Heated & Vented Crawl Space?

Insulating a heated and vented crawl space will reduce heating and cooling energy costs and increase the comfort of your home, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. Choose insulation with the... 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 »

How do I access a crawl space?

Locate the Crawlspace EntryLocate the entryway to your crawlspace. Many crawlspace entryways are located inside hall closets while other crawlspaces may only allow access from the exterior of the h... Read More »