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1387 Basement Moisture Control - Insulation Energy Efficiency - Basements Crawlspaces
 
1387 Basement Moisture Control - Insulation Energy Efficiency - Basements Crawlspaces -

Image Text: Cross section > top of moisture barrier > Moisture > any moisture can escape ABOVE the moisture barrier > insulate joist header space > wall framing > floor framing > basement > air/vapor barrier > moisture barrier > insulation > insulation should be tight against foundation to prevent convective loops > foundation wall > sill plate (some builders use pressure treated wood) > moisture barrier continues under sill plate

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INSULATION

The Basics, Air/Vapor Barriers (Vapor Retarders), Venting Roofs, Venting Living Spaces, Attics, Flat and Cathedral Roofs, Walls Above Grade, Basements and Crawlspaces, Floors over Unheated Areas, Ventilation Systems

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