How to build a trailer crawlspace wall


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Old 09-22-08, 10:51 AM
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Question How to build a trailer crawlspace wall

Hello I need help building a crawlspace wall around my trailer, I ran out of money, so my trailer is sitting over the foundation and I am going to have to build the walls myself, can anyone help by telling me how to do this? I have morter mix and blocks, and I believe most of the tools that I need to do this. I have health issues so I have to do this in small portions. (I need to get this done before winter) Please Help. Thanks
 
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Old 10-04-08, 01:37 PM
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sorry no one has answered you, have you ever layed blocks before?, since you already have a foundation why don't you build a conventional wood wall, pressure treated plate with studs and insullation with sideing. it will be warmer and easier than laying blocks, espicially under a trailer. than is not much fun working off of your knees under something. I have done that and it will make your lower back scream. also blocks are not very good insullation for a trailer crawlspace. you will need to heat tape all pipes to prevent freezing.

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