Does My Crawlspace Need a Dehumidifier?

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With summer coming to a close, we can all be thankful to escape the heat and humidity. Those with an encapsulated crawl space are even more so, knowing that their crawl space has managed to stay dry and relaxed through the hot summer months. But, as the summers are getting hotter, an encapsulation might not […]

How to Recognize and Resolve Mold in a Crawl Space 

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A crawl space is usually the last place on your mind when it comes to your home. The less time you have to look at it, or the less time you have to think about it the better. Unfortunately, we are about to burst your bubble. What most people don’t know is that over half […]

How To Prevent Frozen Pipes in a Crawl Space

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Roughly 1 in 50 insured homes make a claim due to water damage or freezing each year. Almost all homes have multiple pipes throughout. Various systems involve the transfer of water, but in cold conditions water can be susceptible to freezing. Frozen pipes in your home can lead to a range of problems, so it’s important to know […]

Is Water in a Crawl Space Normal? Top Causes of Water Under Your Home

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Is Water In a Crawl Space Normal? Across the US, an estimated 10,000 gallons of water are lost every year due to leaks. Depending on where these leaks are, they can cause problems beyond just wasted water. While you may never go into the crawl space under your house, you still want to keep it in a […]

How to Seal a Crawl Space

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If you’re concerned about mold or other issues, you may wonder, “Should the crawl space be sealed?” Your crawl space plays an important part in protecting your home. However, it can’t do its job if it’s not in top condition. To learn more about how to seal a crawl space, keep reading. What Does a Crawl […]

Your Guide on How to Seal Crawl Space Vents

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Are you looking for more information on how to seal crawl space vents? Do you want to know how to seal your crawl space on your own? Sealing off your crawl space is extremely important, especially if you live in an area with a lot of humidity or if you live in an area where […]

Crawl Space Ventilation: When to Open and Close Vents

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Did you know that mold destroys more wood than fires and termites combined every year? Although mold is a slow killer, more raw materials become its victim. The main cause of mold in outdoor and indoor air is moisture. If you have a crawl space area that is part of the foundation of your home, you might be […]

How to Fix a Sagging Floor: A Complete Guide

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Many homeowners and owners of commercial property have dealt with a sagging floor. Floors can sag for many reasons. For instance, they may sag due to the natural settling of your property or building materials over time. However, a sagging floor may also signify damage from water leaks or pests, like termites. In other instances, […]

Got Sagging Floors? The Best Floor Support Jacks for Your Crawl Space

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Your crawl space can prove tricky to maintain. Moisture loves to build up in this area. Eventually, the moisture can lead to sagging on your floor. This sagging can prove unsafe for both you and your family. However, there are a couple of repairs that you can do to remedy this problem. If you have sagging floors, […]

Water in Your Crawl Space? Do This!

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What do you do if you find water in your crawl space? You don’t want to panic, but the last thing you want is for the problem to get worse. Luckily, there are several things that you can do on the spot if you’re sure you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and do some […]