Adjustable Drying Mechanism

By adam
September 30, 2014   Leave a comment

For crawlspaces with existing supply duct-work a simple louvered vent will suffice as the Code Approved Crawlspace Drying Mechanism. This is far superior to a dehumidifier. In homes with no ducting in the crawlspace it is possible to create a duct-run just for the crawlspace.

In this crawlspace just one third of the drying potential is needed to keep the crawlspace well within the target zone.
In this crawlspace just one third of the drying potential is needed to keep the crawlspace well within the target zone.

Crawlspace Drying Mech

This crawlspace benefits for excellent water-proofing and is relatively tiny at only 500SF. The drying mechanism has a
This crawlspace benefits from excellent water-proofing. At only 500SF. The drying mechanism has been turned down to the smallest trickle of air possible. It needs no air at all.

CRAWLSPACE DRYING MECHANISM via attic YellowTXT