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By marylandegr22885493, Apr 29 2018 06:54AM
Like many homes, our cabin is built over a soil crawl space. While crawl spaces offer simple construction and access to the underside of your home, they provide little protection from the environment, and can lead to structural and air quality problems within your home.
Standing water, high moisture levels, soil gas, dust and an abundance of rodents and other critters are common in unsealed dirt crawl spaces.
Traditional thinking (and building codes) promoted ventilation of crawl spaces to circulate outside air into the crawl space and control moisture.
Unfortunately, ventilation of crawl spaces often does more harm than good. In many climates, ventilation can make moisture problems worse by introducing an unending supply of relatively humid outside air into the crawl space that can form water once in contact with the cool surfaces within a crawl space.
By marylandegr22885493, Feb 24 2018 09:58AM
Yes. Nearly all methods that we use in conjunction with full-depth basements can be used to address crawl space related problems. If we are to do any work from the interior. Contact Us Today for a Free No Pressure Inspection and Estimate . 800-682-2288
If you have a dirt or gravel floor inside the crawl space, we could also install (pump) a concrete floor to reduce moisture and provide additional storage space. We can also install a Crawl Space Liner.
Signs Your Crawl Space May Have a Problem
Interior Drywall Cracks
Unlevel or Uneven Floors
Bad Smells in Your Home
Allergies or Asthma Symptoms
If your crawl space has one of these signs, you've come to the right place to get the problem fixed. We have the experience, staff and products to get the best answer and solution for your crawlspace issue(s).
By marylandegr22885493, Jul 26 2016 12:30PM
They protect your foundation’s crawl space from becoming wet or flooding, and stop all sorts of drainage issues. By directing water to an area that is a safe distance away from your foundation, your piers and wooden beams are spared from deterioration.
To determine what type of drainage system you need, it’s best to enlist an experienced contractor who knows a great deal about drainage issues. It is quite possible that you will require a surface drain such as a crawl space sump pump. The type of system is basically a collection box that disburses the water to another area of your yard. It works automatically and is highly effective in preserving crawl spaces associated with pier and beam foundations.
If you believe that you have a drainage issue in your crawl space, it’s a good idea to call for a crawl space evaluation right away. The sooner you install an efficient system, the better off you’ll be. If you’d like a no-cost estimate, Contact Worldwwide Waterproofing & Foundation Repair for a free Estimate 410-437-0360
Worldwide Waterproofing and Foundation Repair, Inc. has been leading the Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, DC and Pennsylvania basement waterproofing industry for over 25 years. Our highly skilled licensed inspectors have a combined experience of over one hundred years. We are proud to say that we are a woman and family owned/operated business. This brings a personal touch to using our service. No Subcontractors! We offer a Lifetime Transferable warranty to all of our customers. Every solution is tailored to fit our customer's goals and budget.
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