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Crawl Space Encapsulation In Ashland, NE

Ashland is a city in Nebraska with around 3,000 residents. It is located between Omaha and Lincoln, but it also has plenty to offer within the city limits. This includes plenty of housing.

For those that own homes in Ashland, there is a concern that is similar to other areas. Homeowners want the best life possible, and a comfortable place to live. One way to achieve this is when you call Epp for a crawl space encapsulation. We outline the benefits, as well as the reasons why it is needed below.

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What Is Crawl Space Encapsulation?

Most crawl spaces are dark, damp, and drafty. When you choose crawl space encapsulation from Epp, it transforms your crawl space into a comfortable area of the home that can even be used as storage.

The process of crawl space encapsulation involves sealing the walls and floors with poly sheeting. We will also remove any damaged insulation and replace it with something more suitable. Any drainage issues will also be corrected.

Who Needs Crawl Space Encapsulation?

When you consider all of the benefits of having your crawl space sealed and redone, it really is something that would benefit most, if not all homeowners. The best way to know is to contact Epp for a free crawl space inspection.

There are also some specific reasons why crawl space encapsulation would be of benefit. We are including the top reasons below for your consideration.

Mold and Mildew:

A problem with mold and mildew is something no homeowner wants to manage. These issues commonly start in the crawl space. If you have mold in the home, encapsulating the crawl space would help.

Air Quality:

You don't have to have the air quality tested in your home to know it needs to be improved. You may feel sluggish or have frequent headaches. The air exchanges regularly from the crawl space to the living space, so if the crawl space has low-quality air, so does the home.

Unwanted Pests:

Pest infestation is common in many crawl spaces. If you have a problem with insects or rodents, it is a problem that can be addressed with crawl space encapsulation.

Water Infiltration:

If you have standing water in and around your foundation, then it is a problem that should be addressed. Epp can redirect the water safely away from your home prior to sealing the crawl space.

High Energy Bills:

Cold, damp, and drafty crawl spaces make it difficult to keep the living area of the home comfortable. High energy bills are one of the main complaints of those who come to Epp for crawl space encapsulation.

Benefits of Crawl Space Encapsulation

It does not take long to begin enjoying the benefits of crawl space encapsulation. We outline some of those benefits below.

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Better Air Quality

When the air quality in the home is healthier, you are healthier. After encapsulation, the dryer and cleaner air in the crawl space will filter into the home, improving the overall quality of the air in your living space.

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Low Energy Consumption and Fewer Costs

Before you have the crawl space sealed, you likely saw your energy bill rising. After encapsulation, the dryer air and lack of drafts help to lower your energy bills when you are cooling or heating your home.

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Protects Your Home’s Structural Integrity

A dry foundation is a structurally sound foundation. Don't let water undermine your foundation walls. By encapsulating your crawl space, you are protecting your home.

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Saves Your Home from Pest Infestation:

After you seal the crawl space, you make the area an unwelcome environment to rodents, insects, and other pests.

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Increased Storage Space

We could all use more space to store our things. After Epp seals and protects your crawl space, it will be a clean and dry area that will easily accommodate what you have to store

Epp Foundation Repair – List of Services

We offer many different services that would be of benefit to homeowners in Ashland and the surrounding area. These services are designed to keep your home up and running.

The foundation of our home can sometimes experience problems due to poor soil conditions or due to water around the foundation walls. When those problems happen, they can threaten the entire home. Epp offers a foundation repair service that can stabilize the home and keep it stable.

Basements are often a damp and dingy area of the home. Many people consider it to be wasted space, but when Epp comes in to waterproof the basement, it is transformed into a dry, livable area that expands the possibilities of your living space.

When the ground under concrete shifts, it can leave uneven edges and cause cracks. Epp can fix the issue by injecting polyurethane foam under the slab. As the foam expands, it lifts the slab back into position.

Why Choose Epp as Your Foundation Specialist?

Epp Foundation Repair has been helping your neighbors in Ashland for the past three decades, and we are still going strong. We have the experience and the equipment to perform many helpful jobs on the home, from foundation repair to crawl space encapsulation. When problems arise, call on Epp to fix them.

“Epp Foundation Repair did a great job raising concrete slabs that were sinking. The guys doing the work were professional and they walked through all the work they did once the job was completed. Super happy with the work done.”