Crawlspaces: To Vent or Not To Vent?
Traditionally, the most common method of dealing with moisture in crawlspaces - and the one longest endorsed by codes - has been to ventilate them. But does ventilation really provide the drying and moisture control desired? Is there a better way? What about the energy impacts?
A Breath of Fresh Air: Keeping Indoor Air Clean and Comfortable
If you're planning to build a home, you're in the perfect position to make it a healthy one by considering several techniques for improving indoor air quality.
Mold in Residential Buildings
What builders can do to help their buyers understand mold issues, and tactics for dealing with some related potential problems during the construction process.
Getting Rid of Mold for Good
About Mold and Moisture
What factors are important when considering the
health of your home? This is a good place to start.
Want to see mold prevention in action? Check out the PATH Partner Project, the
Mold Safe Model Home.
ToolBase for many more resources on mold and moisture.
Mold-Resistant Gypsum Panel Products
Water Resistant Polyethylene Subfloor Systems
New in 2006:
An excellent guide for designing, building, and maintaining houses that manage moisture effectively.