Effect of Condensation in Crawl Spaces

Crawl space condensation is a huge source of moisture and mold damage. Ignoring it doesn’t make it go away. Doing nothing only allows it to get worse. In this article, I will discuss what is condensation. Why is your crawl space full of moisture. Best way to eliminate crawl space moisture forever. What is Condensation?…

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5 Features Every Dehumidifier Needs

Crawl space dehumidifiers are vital at controlling humidity in the crawl space and the rest of your home and I am listing 5 features every dehumidifier needs. Many homeowners are looking for the best features without wasting money on unnecessary bells and whistles. I have put together a list of some of the top features…

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Essential Guide to Humidity Control

The reason for this Essential Guide to Humidity Control is high humidity is extremely damaging and needs to be controlled. Controlling humidity in the entire home is important and often overlooked or misunderstood. The importance of controlling humidity in the entire home is often overlooked or misunderstood. Although our focus as a company is on…

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Misconception: Crawl Space Dehumidifier With No Vapor Barrier

Installing a crawl space dehumidifier with no plastic is a mistake all homeowners should avoid. When it comes to crawl space humidity control, the dehumidifier is the heart, but you need other items to help. The Crawl Space Needs a Dehumidifier Crawl space dehumidifiers are vital in controlling humidity. Crawl space encapsulation with dehumidification can…

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Should I Dehumidify My Crawl Space

Many homeowners are asking, “Should I Dehumidify My Crawl Space”? Many contractors are saying all you need are fans to control humidity in the crawl space. What’s the best solution to controlling humidity in the crawl space? We recommend a minimum of three things that every crawl space located in a humid environment requires. 1.…

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Does a Mechanically Vented Crawl Space Control Radon and Humidity?

Does a mechanically vented crawl space control radon and humidity? Many homes built today include foundation vent fans to control humidity. Other homes with radon issues have sub-membrane depressurization systems installed. Today, we will discuss steps to control humidity and radon in your crawl space? What is a Crawl Space Mechanical Ventilation System? The crawl…

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Does a Dehumidifier Kill Mold

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Does a dehumidifier kill mold in my crawl space, basement, living space or attic? Is a dehumidifier needed for proper mold remediation? Is a Dehumidifier Good at Killing Mold? Many years ago, contractors were telling my customers and potential customers that I was charging them for a service they did not need. I was educating…

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Aprilaire Ventilating Dehumidifier is Single Solution for Multitude of IAQ Problems

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The Aprilaire Ventilating Dehumidifier (E100V + 8190FF) combines two Indoor Air Quality solutions—Aprilaire’s new Model E100V e-series Dehumidifier and patent-pending ventilation control—into one simple machine for effective virus protection, balanced humidity, and energy efficiency. Ventilating Dehumidifier – Filter Out Airborne Contaminants A basement or crawl space is a perfect environment for Indoor Air Quality issues…

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