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Posted by homebild on June 23rd, 2004 10:50 PM
In reply to crawl space by deby on June 23rd, 2004 09:37 PM [Go to top of thread]

Should there be a plastic moisture barrier over the stone?


Your building code likely REQUIRES it.

A minimum of a 6 mil plastic sheeting over bare earth is required in most cases.

Inhibiting mold growth is related to inhibiting moisture.

Prevent moisture; Prevent mold.

Placing 6 mil plsatic over the ground and water/vapor proofing the walls of the crawl or basement will relieve you of mold problems.

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