26 Apr '13, 3pm

Difficult Crawlspace Access #green

I have a Vermont customer who has requested that the crawlspace below their kitchen be insulated to improve to reduce cold floors and general discomfort. My biggest issue is the clearance in the crawlspace between the soil and the floor joists. I've recommended 3" of closed cell foam to the crawlspace walls and rim joists/box sills. I would recommend poly across the dirt floor and up the walls first, but my issue is the clearance. It simply isn't feasible to properly layout poly along the floor as there is less than 1 foot of clearance in most areas. We have to excavate around the perimeter just to get to the crawlspace walls. What I'm questioning is the possibility of mold growth and moisture since the crawlspace floor will still be exposed, and the walls will no longer be leaky. I am aware of potential soil gases. It is about a 300 SF crawl with just one point of access ...

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