Insulating Raised Floors in Hot, Humid Climates

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This summary of a study of the subfloor moisture levels of south Louisiana raised foundation homes with six different insulation systems also includes the resulting recommendations – all intended to help homeowners, builders, architects, insulation contractors, home inspectors and others balance energy efficiency, comfort and durability issues. Among the issues addressed are:

  • Why does moisture management matter?
  • How much moisture is too much?
  • How does insulation affect moisture levels?
  • Managing rainwater and soil moisture

Pub. 3187  •  8 1/2 x 11"  •  full color  •  12 pages  •  saddle stitched

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