A Vapor Barrier is your first line of defense to avoid moisture problems in your crawl space.
Unfortunately millions of homes were built before the state released the problems contractors were causing.] Moisture in crawl spaces causes fungus and mold to grow, reduces air quality, damages insulation, and causes appliances located under your home, such as HVAC units and water heaters to rust.
The vapor barrier will seal your crawl space off from the earth ridding it of moisture and dampness. Installing a vapor barrier is the key to solving moisture issues in your crawl space. The vapor barrier prevents moisture from evaporating into your floor joists and insulation saving you money on future repairs. This is a very effective and affordable solution installed under your home preventing these potential mishaps from occurring, increasing air quality, and saving you money.
What is a Crawl Space Vapor Barrier?
Crawl space vapor barriers is a crawl space encapsulation and crawl space insulation type that helps prevent water vapor and moisture from affecting your crawlspace and foundation. These vapor barriers are important because crawl space moisture can cause mold and mildew due to standing water. Crawl space moisture barriers help with both moisture control and preventing structural damage to your home. It’s important to hire an experienced home improvement company for vapor barrier installation to protect your home, one of the biggest financial investments for you and your family.