Basements have traditionally been used for storage. In the most recent years, basements have been utilized for living space additions ...
Basement Questions is a consumer devoted website intended to assist the homeowner with commonly occuring basement and foundation problems. There is no advertising or promotion of products by contractors or manufacturers. We simply offer answers for your basement questions.
If you need a Contractor, we will do the leg work for you. We will find a reputable contractor experienced in the area of work you need help with.
Tip #109. Are closed crawl spaces superior at controlling moisture?
Crawl space is connected to all the living space within a home. Venting outside air along with water vapor from the groundwater can lead to about 10 to 15 gallons of water being circulated throughout the home every day. Closed or encapsulated crawl spaces address the groundwater penetration issues and prevents crawl space ventilation and exfiltration from the rest of the living space.