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Deedee

03:34PM | 09/22/00
Member Since: 09/02/00
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When I bought my home several years ago I had the crawl space under the house insulated. At that time I was adviced to only have the walls insulated, they were insulated with the stiff foam kind and the ground was covered with heavy plastic as a moisture barrier. At the time the contractor adviced not to insulate the floor as this would cause moisture under the house in the summer. What I'm finding is the wood floors are cold in the winter. Should this have been insulated?

rpxlpx

06:49AM | 10/09/00
Member Since: 03/13/00
1675 lifetime posts
The plastic barrier that was put on the ground should prevent a moisture problem with insulation under the floor - unless there's a unique situation here - I would recommend you insulate the floor. It should help.
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