Community: Webinar Follow-up Q&A

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Presenters Peter Yost and Mike Guertin were inundated with questions during their 12/18/2009 webinar Got Mold? - Energy Efficiency and Moisture Management.

This forum is a space for questions that Peter and Mike were unable to get to during the 60-minute presentation.

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Moisture through concrete slab

I have noticed with higher SEER A/c units being installed the migration of moisture thru a concrete slab is exacerbated. Do you recommend waterproofing a slab to prevent these vapor emissions.

Asked By Anonymous | Dec 21 09
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Rigid foam v. batt insulation

Is rigid foam insulation preferred over batt insulation with vapor barrier in a basement appliction?

Asked By Anonymous | Dec 21 09
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