Posts Tagged ‘crawl space vapor barrier’

Your Crawl Space Can Have an Impact on Your Health

Monday, April 22nd, 2013
Some homeowners don’t realize how important the crawl space beneath their home is in regards to their family’s health and the energy efficiency of their home. A lot of us actually forget it’s there until that damp musty smell starts to invade the rest of the home. Most homeowners would… Read More »

Vents in Your Crawlspace? Bad Idea

Thursday, January 10th, 2013
Having vents in your crawlspace can actually do more harm than good. Recent studies show that having crawlspace vents can contribute to pests, mold growth, and rot in your crawlspace and other below-grade spaces. Many local business codes require crawl spaces to have vents because it was once believed to… Read More »

Battling Your Home’s Crawl Space Issues

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012
Battling problems in your basement can seem like a daunting task for a homeowner. Educating yourself on the potential problems that can arise is an important part of maintaining the health of your home’s spaces. One area that can be a common source for basement problems is your home’s crawl… Read More »

Repair Your Crawl Space The Right Way: Avoid These Mistakes

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012
There are many challenges homeowners face to ensure that their house remains safe and comfortable at all times. A crawl space problem is just one of the most common issues homeowners face. This problem often leads to other issues like weakened foundation or insect infestation. When facing crawl space problems,… Read More »

Crawl Space Encapsulation

Friday, April 27th, 2012
The science behind crawl space moisture control solutions Crawl space encapsulation and crawl space conditioning are relatively new technologies used to treat chronic humidity, mold and unhealthy conditions in crawl spaces. The process completely isolates the crawl space from the ground and outside air by lining the structure with a … Read More »