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Moisture conditions and energy consumption in heated crawl spaces in cold climates

Matilainen M., Kurnitski J., Seppänen O, 2003
air change | crawlspace | moisture
Bibliographic info: Energy and buildings, 2003, Vol 35, n° 2, pp 203-216, 17 Fig., 6 Tab., 19 Ref.
Languages: English

The aim of that study was to find out if heating is the alternative for crawl space moisture control with a reasonable low energy consumption. Using a ground cover without thermal insulation and heating of the crawl space proved to be a good alternative method to control mold growth.


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