My 3 cents on the matter. Vapor barriers are good, but if you do install on, it should be installed to act as a membrane. This means that the edges...
KingVolcanoMember since 03/03/05
I dislike the use of carpet in a basement for several reasons. A few are listed, but not limited to the following: 1. Carpets retain odor. 2. Mos...
Did you use a vapor barrier before you put up the drywall? If not, your drywall may be absorbing the moisture in the air instead of your dehumidifi...
Whether it is expansion/contraction or vibration, I would assume you have movement of some type. You could try using a paintable caulk in the crack...
I goofed on your question.... Call Drylock and ask them which product has better penetration. Depending on the molecular structure, one is bound...
I do not use Drylock, so I can only offer the folowing advice. I would consult with Drylock to determine what product would best adhere to their p...
I prefer to use oil based paints over latex. Prolonged exposure to moisture can soften some latex paints. Use proper ventilation when using oil bas...
Only way to find out is to check. You do not remove asbestos, you must have it removed by a licensed contractor.
After all this talk about the product, I decided to call SaniTred today. I conversed at length with Gabby, she was very informed on their products ...
"What do you think about installation on the floors and ceilings??" Do you mean insulation or are you asking what would you install on the floor...
If your primary use will be a recording studio, you may want to know the acoustical properties of the Owens vs Drywall, then proceed from that poin...
Please take the time to read my last post. Quote: "Your post did not provide anyone with useful tips relevant to this site." If you examine ...
I just want to clarify CountryBrenda's comment. It is not warmer air, it is HUMID air. Air can be warm, yet arid and will not create condensation. ...
Whenever there is excess humidity in a home, it manifests itself in the form of condensation on the coldest area of a wall, which is normally the w...
I guess your motives are clear to me and I hope to others as well. Why would you want to exploit the misfortune of these women to make yourself...
Your second link does not seem to be working and I'm not sure why you felt the need to post the first link, unless it was to discredit your competi...
I honestly cannot figure out why a shop vac will not pick it up. Did you try replacing the filter? Maybe your vac is not strong enough to pick up f...
Anytime you cover a wall, whether you use drylock or not, you run the risk of creating an environment for mold to flourish if moisture and organic ...
Please wear a respirator and eye protection when you remove the insulation. If you had mice living in it, there is most likely fecal matter and bac...