Thinking About A Crawl Space Vapor Barrier? Read This First.

Crawl Space

Crawl Space Moisture Isn’t Harmless Are you thinking about installing a crawl space vapor barrier? If so, you’ve landed on the right page. We’re going to talk about the definition of a crawl space vapor barrier, why you might – or might not – need one, the difference between a vapor barrier and crawl space […]

A Beginner’s Guide To Crawl Space Insulation

Crawl Space

Crawl space insulation will make your home warmer during the winter and cooler during the summer If you’re thinking about crawl space insulation, you’re probably struggling with cold floors and want to know how you can keep your home toastier during the winter. Crawl space insulation is definitely a way to do that, and it […]

Don’t Install A Crawl Space Dehumidifier Without Encapsulation

Crawl Space Dehumidifier

Installing a crawl space dehumidifier in an un-encapsulated crawl space is kind of like opening all the windows on a hot summer day before turning on the air conditioner. You might get a little relief, but not a lot and the appliance will be working pretty hard to keep up. Why You Don’t Want Moisture […]

How To Support Floor Joists In A Crawl Space

How To Support Floor Joists In A Crawl Space

If you’re googling “how to support floor joists in a crawl space,” you’ve landed on the right page. In this article, you’re going to learn the signs and causes of sagging floor joists as well as how to support floor joists in a crawl space. Crawl space foundations are great but… Crawl space foundations have […]

House Jacking with Crawl Space Jacks and Push Piers

Slab Foundation Repairs What Every Homeowner Needs To Know

What is house jacking? House jacking is a way to repair and reinforce an existing foundation that can no longer adequately support a house, usually because of soil issues. House jacking creates a deeper foundation in stronger, load-bearing soil. House jacking not only stops further differential settlement but also raises the foundation back up. House […]

Water In Crawl Space: Causes And Waterproofing Solutions

Water In Crawl Space: Causes And Waterproofing Solutions

Why you don’t want water in a crawl space You don’t want water in a crawl space because of the negative impact it can have on your home’s structural integrity and because some of the air in your crawl space makes its way up and into your home’s living area. A wet crawl space can […]