• Does Crawl Space Encapsulation Increase the Value of Your Home?

    Does Crawl Space Encapsulation Increase the Value of Your Home? Your home is one of the biggest assets you have. So, when you contemplate how to increase its value, you probably think about doing one of the typical home improvements such as a kitchen remodel, bath remodel, or room addition. These are among the top […]

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  • How to Choose a Crawl Space Encapsulation Company

    How to Choose a Crawl Space Encapsulation Company You’ve made the decision to get your crawl space encapsulated. Great decision! You won’t regret it. The air your family breathes will drastically improve, your energy bills will be reduced, and you’ll have a space that you won’t be deathly afraid of to enter and even use […]

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  • Does Thickness Matter when it comes to Vapor Barriers?

    Does Thickness Matter when it comes to Vapor Barriers? If you’ve come to the realization that you need to encapsulate your crawl space, you’ve already taken a step in the right direction. The benefits of crawl space encapsulation are many. It improves the quality of the breathable air in your living spaces. It decreases home […]

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  • Do I have Mold in my Crawl Space?

    Do I have Mold in my Crawl Space? Mold. The very word of it should send shivers down your back. Why? Because if you are exposed to mold in your home, your health, and the health of your family is at risk.   What Health Issues Occur as a Result of Being Exposed to Mold? […]

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  • 4 REASONS TO INSTALL DEHUMIDIFIER IN YOUR CRAWL SPACE

    Sump Pumps – What Are They and Do You Need One? Your home’s crawl space is the place nightmares are made of. But not the kind of nightmares you’re thinking of. I’m talking about the kind of nightmares caused by the air quality in your home. That’s because as much as 40% of the air […]

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  • Sump Pumps – What Are They and Do You Need One?

    Sump Pumps – What are They, and Do You Need One? People have been dealing with water problems in their home since time began. So, when Karl Niedermeyer came up with idea of the sump pump in 1946, it was an important step in water removal. But just what is a sump pump? Sump pumps […]

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  • Should You Vent Your Crawl Space?

    Should You Vent Your Crawl Space? Let’s assume that you’re reading this article because you have a crawl space and you’re asking yourself the question, “Should crawl space vents be open or closed?” As long as homes have been built with crawl spaces underneath them, there has been a controversy as to whether that crawl […]

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  • Crawl Space Waterproofing

    Crawlspaces that have tight and limited space can often cause more complications in a home than a standard basement, and that is typically when you need crawl space waterproofing done. Typically with dirt floors, and with mostly stone foundation, crawlspaces are the perfect gateway into the home for

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  • Crawl Space Waterproofing

    When a house is built and placed over the ground, whatever moisture is in the soil will be drawn upward into the higher levels of the home. This is what is called stack effect. The EPA reports that 80% of the moisture in a home comes from under the basement slab.

    It is for this reason Grate Product

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  • Crawlspace Moisture Problems

    It’s difficult to overstate the problems associated with crawlspace moisture. At the very least, you’ve got water under your house. No one likes that. If you try to sell your house, and the property inspector points this out (and he or she certainly will), your buyer will be so disturbed that they w

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