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How Much Does Crawl Space Encapsulation Cost?

By Michael Church | Nov 30, 2018

Is investing in Crawl Space Encapsulation cost effective for you and your family? Why would you spend thousands of dollars to fix a part of the home you never go in? The true question should be how much money would be wasted if you hired the wrong crawl space encapsulation company? There’s nothing more costly…

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Home Inspectors Crawl Space Punch List

By Michael Church | Nov 23, 2018

We get calls all the time from real estate professionals whether it is the home inspector the buyers real estate agent or the sellers real estate agent asking us to do an estimate for their client based on the home inspector’s recommendation. Please understand this article is not written out of pride or arrogance but…

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Asthma and Your Wet Crawl Space

By Michael Church | Nov 2, 2018

There are a great variety of triggers for asthma, some preventable and others less so. But the number one cause of asthma is generally known to be poor indoor air quality — mostly due to dust mite poop, pet dander and mold spores. So, what does this have to do with your crawl space? I Had Asthma As a…

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Aprilaire 1820 Dehumidifier FAQs

By Michael Church | Oct 22, 2018

If you are looking for a great crawl space dehumidifier the Aprilaire 1820 dehumidifier is quickly becoming one of our best sellers online for many DIY crawl space projects. This product’s sleek design mixed with its low weight compared to other dehumidifiers makes it easier to get in the crawl space if doing the DIY…

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Should I Seal My Crawl Space Vent or Install a Fan

By Michael Church | Oct 12, 2018

Recently we went to a crawl space that had the vents sealed by a competitor and new vapor barrier installed almost a year ago. The homeowner was concerned because they noticed a musty smell coming from the crawl space and condensation not only on the crawl space heating and air ducts but also on the…

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Heavy Rain Causes Crawl Space Flooding

By Michael Church | Oct 6, 2018

Last week while installing several Hybrid Crawl Space Encapsulation Systems™ in East Tennessee, we suffered torrential downpours and flash flooding. The heavy rains caused problems in many of the crawl space projects we were working on. Although previously there was no evidence of standing water in those crawl spaces, in no time many of them…

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Aprilaire Dehumidifier Maintenance DIY

By Michael Church | Sep 28, 2018

Making sure you’re Aprilaire dehumidifier is maintained properly is crucial to insuring your basement, crawl space and other parts of your living space keep the low humidity required to minimize mold growth throughout your home. Best Humidity Range Depending on what organization you talk to the rule of thumb is to keep relative humidity below…

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Crawl Space Ninja Opens Cleveland TN Location

By Michael Church | Sep 21, 2018

We have been truly blessed to have homeowners needing crawl space repair in the Chattanooga Tennessee area to request that we do service for them. We specialize in crawl space encapsulation and recently we were able to find a location in Cleveland Tennessee so that we can now service Athens, Soddy Daisy, Chattanooga, Signal Mountain,…

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Realtors – Be Careful Who You Refer!

By Michael Church | Sep 14, 2018

Has This Ever Happened to You? Recently we were called out to look at a crawl space that was encapsulated by a competitor less than a year ago. This crawl space was under contract to be sold last year and the buyer’s realtor recommended that this company (which will go nameless) do the job. Well,…

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