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12 Mil Crawl Space Vapor Barrier
  • 12 Mil Crawl Space Vapor Barrier
  • 12 Mil Crawl Space Barrier
  • 12 Mil crawl space encapsulation
  • 12 Mil Crawl Space Liner With Insulation
  • 12 Mil Crawl Space Liner Quality
  • Foundation Pins™
  • Foundation Pins™
  • Crawl Space Foundation Pins™ - FP-100
  • Foundation Seal Tape™
  • Foundation Seal Tape™
  • Waterproof Pro Seam Tape™  - WST-PRO
  • Waterproof Pro Seam Tape™  - WST-PRO
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The SilverBack™ 12 mil is an actual thickness crawl space vapor barrier that measures 35% thicker that other "12 mil" crawl space vapor barriers on the market. Does not have pin holes or offensive odors. This price includes SHIPPING! (some restrictions apply)

This product is subject to a UPS large package handling fee of $9.28 for the first roll of each vapor barrier kind/size.

For more information please visit the SilverBack Product Page


Retail: $222.00
Price: $189.00
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    Item # Description/Size Availability Qty Break Price Quantity
    FP-100
    Plastic fasteners to hold the vapor barrier permanently to the foundation wall
    In Stock 1 $19.99 $18.99
    FST-100
    Super tacky moisture gasket for sealing the vapor barrier to the foundation wall. Does not stick to damp foundations and requires FP-100 to work properly.
    In Stock 32+
    $24.99
    WST-PRO
    Made with our proprietary adhesive, this seam tape is waterproof and matches our barriers exactly. The Waterproof Pro Seam Tape™ is the tougher, stronger, and more durable choice for your crawl space encapsulation.
    In Stock 12 - 23
    24+
    $30.99
    $30.99
    CF1-URE
    Premium polyurethane caulk for sealing the vapor barrier to the foundation wall in wet locations
    In Stock 1 $6.20 $5.80
    THR-PRO
    Crawl space moisture meter, reads RH% and air temp
    Sold Out 1 $17.99

    12 Mil Reinforced Vapor Barrier for Crawl Space Encapsulation

    The 12 mil SilverBack™ crawl space vapor barrier is the best product to encapsulate a crawl space. Used by professionals to achieve results that back up their reputation.
    This product is made in the USA and from premium grade ingredients. We do not cut corners on our products. The SilverBack™ crawl space vapor barrier naturally resists mold and mildew, does not offgas any odors and will not delaminate.
    The Top-
    The face is pure white with a slight glossy finish. You will notice the diamond pattern string reinforcement throughout the product. The pure white finish gives this crawl space vapor barrier a clean and finished look once installed.
    The Middle-
    In the center of the vapor barrier is a polyester cord that is secured into place with a molten layer of virgin polyethylene. This reinforcement will stop tears and contain any puncture damage to the area of initial damage. This reinforcement cord is very similar to the ones used in tires to keep the rubber from coming apart from the centrifugal force of rotation. The bond of the molten layer of polyethylene is superior to simply trying to remelt the front and back layers together. By introducing the molten layer it brings all the surfaces to the same temperature allowing a bond that is not just "remelted" but rather liquified together. This bond insures the SilverBack™ will never delaminate or allow air bubbles into the center.
    The Back-
    The back of this vapor barrier is silver in color and made from the same virgin polyethylene as the front layer. The color additives are for appearance only and do add a bit of cost to the product manufacturing. However, the color does not weaken the barrier in any way.
    Use-
    The 12 Mil SilverBack™ is the best all around choice for most crawl spaces. It will handle light to medium storage requirements as well as traffic for regular home maintenance. If the SilverBack™ is going to be installed over sharp stone consider installing our Felt 550™ first to protect your SilverBack™ investment. This is the most popular SilverBack™ vapor barrier for crawl spaces due to its lower cost and high performance.
    Thickness-
    Made 100% from premium grade virgin polyethylene resin. This Commercial Grade 12 Mil vapor barrier is true thickness, so our 12 Mil measures 12 Mil at the barrier not the string reinforcement. You get the absolute best quality and performance as well as the technical support you need to install our products and answer your questions.
    Weight-
    This 12 Mil SilverBack™ vapor barrier weighs 65 pounds (of plastic) per 1000 square feet. Compare that to the competitions 12 Mil @ 38 pounds per 1000 square foot. That is a 27 pound less per 1000 sq ft roll in material you are paying for.
    12 Mil = .012 inches



    The 12 Mil SilverBack roll size is approximately 86" for all three roll sizes. We take the wider rolls and fold them in half before rolling them on a thick cardboard core. This 12 Mil product will measure at least 12 mil (.012 inches) at the center of the diamond pattern and approximately 17 mil at the string reinforcement.

    Expect that these rolls are heavy and may need two people to carry them. Due to its large size, UPS charges a large package handling fee of $9.28 each to deliver to your door.

    Overall Customer Rating of 84 Reviews:
    Michigan

    Vapor Barrier

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    Loved it. Mold Remediator, Water Restoration.
    The Vapor barrier was a Pleasure to work with! High Quality
    I will not use another brand!

    Avondale Estates, GA

    Excellent product

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    • quality
    • heavy duty
    • spiffy silver backing
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    I had quotes from multiple big companies to "encapsulate" my 1945 dirt and damp basement with only 6ml plastic. A true encapsulation wouldn't work in my basement, and would only increase the risk of termites. I chose this product after researching various plastics and reading studies on different levels of VOC toxicity. My handyman did a great job cutting to fit and used tape and a few round crawlspace stakes to fasten to the dirt banks. Very happy with the result, I have a much higher quality vapor barrier for a fraction of what the larger companies were going to charge.

    Ontario, Canada

    Cleanspace 12 mil Silverback

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    This is a great product. Thick and tough enough to lay over dimpleboard to line a crawlspace floor, light enough to work with easily in tight spaces.

    Crawl Space Review

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    Just wanted to say thanks for the great service. Larry answered a bunch of questions for me, Larry recommended different products for my crawl space /application.
    The 80 lbs of product was shipped immediately and deliver in 3 or 4 days.
    I don’t write too many reviews but these folks deserve the kudos.
    Again thank you and thanks for the cool shirt!
    KS Maine

    12 Mil Crawl Space Vapor Barrier, SilverBack

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    I’m home builder and we like your products. Its the 3rd time I’m using you guys, its very easy to install and we make money selling this to our customers. You guys ship product very fast thank you