Insulation crawl space


Old 10-11-04, 09:06 AM
Visiting Guest
Posts: n/a
Insulation crawl space

My home was built in 1928 and has an open foundation. I really can't afford to close it in right now, and basically I like the look of the home sitting on brick pillars is there a way to insulate my cold heartpine floors?
Sponsored Links
Old 10-11-04, 02:04 PM
Ed Imeduc's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Mountain Williams Missouri
Posts: 18,389

If you think of the way you do an out side wall that is how we do and open crawl under a home . When its all open.
Put a R19 in the joist paper side to the floor. then find a cheap plywood or siding and nail it up on the bottom of the joist I would still put a 6 mil poly cover down on the ground there under the home.


Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes