A Quiet Crawl Space Fan Solution
Many crawl space fans can be noisy. We offer a quiet crawl space fan solution that homeowners find is a better option without the noise. Crawl space fans tend to rattle due to the materials they are made with. Plus, the way the foundation vent fan must be installed can create a vibration that can…Read More
8 Ways Crawl Space Encapsulation May Boost Your Home’s Value
For owners whose homes have a crawl space, the main issue they have to deal with in that part of the house is moisture. Crawl spaces are notorious for their vulnerability to moisture and all the other problems caused by excessive moisture in any space, such as mold. Problems in the crawl space can pose…Read More
3 Signs of a Damp Crawl Space
Never go in your crawl space? That’s ok, there are signs to look for in the living space that may indicate a damp crawl space. Many of these signs are visible. While others may require your nose. Even others could use a humidity reader or moisture meter to detect. Trust me, those meters are worth…Read More
How Much Does Crawl Space Encapsulation Cost?
Crawl space encapsulation costs can vary so greatly it is difficult to explain. If you plan to DIY your crawl space encapsulation, one would think the costs to be lower. But many people forget to add a value to their own time. If you make $15/hour and it takes you 40 hours to encapsulate your…Read More
Will My Energy Bill Increase after Encapsulation?
This article answers the question, “will crawl space encapsulation cause my energy bill to increase?” Is encapsulation worth it even if the bill goes up? Many contractors try to sell home improvement based on factors like saving 25% on utility bills by insulating your attic. If only that statement was true for all of us.…Read More
Warning Signs of Crawl Space Water Problems
There are many warning signs of crawl space water problems, so today we are going to talk about how to tell if your crawl space is wet without using moisture meters. Now, most of the time when you go into the crawl space, if you have those meters, it really paints the picture if you…Read More
What Does the EPA Say About Venting Sealed Crawl Spaces
What Does the EPA Say About Venting Sealed Crawl Spaces? Crawl space encapsulation can create issues if not properly ventilated per EPA guidelines. Local building codes vary on this issue but we want to share our thoughts on why you should ventilate a sealed crawl space. The goal of a sealed crawl space is to…Read More
Should I Leave the Crawl Space Door Open to Control Humidity?
Do you leave your crawl space door open to control humidity? Does that work? Many homeowners leave the vents of the crawl space open. So, it may make sense to leave the crawl space door open to dry out the crawl space. What are the potential negatives of an open crawl space door? Will an…Read More
Best Dehumidifier for Crawl Space Encapsulation
Are you working to improve your crawl space humidity? If you are searching for the best crawl space dehumidifier for encapsulation we have some tips to help you decide. In this article, we will cover topics like: Do I Need a Dehumidifier in my Crawl Space Proper Size Dehumidifier for a Crawl Space What Pints…Read More
Essential Guide to Crawl Space Encapsulation
Crawl Space Encapsulation is the best way to eliminate crawl space problems. Many crawl spaces suffer from high humidity, standing water, mold, poor insulation, pests, foundation problems, and more. This essential guide covers the most important areas of crawl space encapsulation. Read on if you want to learn how to create a worry-free crawl space.Read More