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The ROI of Crawl Space Services in Wilmington

If you live in Wilmington, there’s a strong chance your house contains a crawl space. Unfortunately, there’s also a pretty good chance you’re under investing in crawl space services and maintenance. Given their out-of-sight, out-of-mind location, crawl spaces are frequently neglected by homeowners. So long as your crawl space is free of common issues like wood rot…

Choosing the Right Waterproofing Contractors in Wilmington

In Wilmington, finding the right waterproofing contractors can be the difference between a healthy crawlspace and one that’s suffering from mold, rot, or pests. But if you’re waterproofing a crawl space for the first time, you might not know what to look for in the right contractors. At Crawlspace Medic®, we know the importance of…

Do You Need a Crawl Space Dehumidifier in Wilmington?

At Crawlspace Medic®, homeowners will sometimes ask us about whether or not they need a crawl space dehumidifier in Wilmington. The answer tends to depend on the nature of the moisture issues inside the crawl space. If you’re dealing with moisture issues or issues related to pooling moisture, a dehumidifier probably isn’t necessary. But if your…

Moisture Control in Wilmington: Effective vs. Ineffective Solutions

At Crawlspace Medic®, much of our work in Wilmington, NC is related to moisture control. High moisture levels in your crawl space can result in pests, rot, mold, and indoor air pollution. So it’s important that you have an effective moisture remediation system in place. Unfortunately, many homes lack a working moisture control system for their…

Our Approach to Crawl Space Moisture Remediation in Wilmington

The importance of moisture remediation in Wilmington, NC crawl spaces is hard to overstate. A little bit of moisture in your crawl space might not seem all that dangerous. But without effective moisture control systems in place, a little moisture can lead to major damage. Practically every serious type of crawl space damage — like…

Does Your Home Need a Crawl Space Inspection in Wilmington?

Any crawl space should receive regular inspections. Unfortunately, most homeowners either avoid inspecting their crawl space or don’t know what to look for when they do. Generally, it’s easier and more effective to get a professional crawl space inspection in Wilmington. But when is the right time to have your crawl space inspected? Here’s a quick…

A Homeowner’s Guide to Crawl Space Dry Rot Repairs in Wilmington

At Crawlspace Medic®, we often perform dry rot repairs in Wilmington, NC. Dry rot can be a serious problem, threatening the wooden substructure of your home. As such, it’s important that crawl space owners in Wilmington, NC, understand… The risk that dry rot poses How to inspect for dry rot How to handle repairs To…

5 Reasons to Install a Moisture Barrier in Your Wilmington Home

If you live in Wilmington, NC and your home has a crawl space, you need a way to control moisture levels inside. In crawl spaces with serious moisture issues, the best fix is typically a moisture barrier. A moisture barrier or vapor barrier is a thin layer of polyethylene sheeting that lines the floor and…

Crawl Space Encapsulation Services in Wilmington

Did you know that 50% to 75% of your home’s air comes from your crawl space? Moisture can wreak havoc on your crawl space, and thus your home. If you own a home in Wilmington and the surrounding areas, you should consider crawl space encapsulation as a potential solution to a wide variety of problems. The…