Wet fiberglass batts hanging from the floor joists, mold, and weakened floor joists, and musty odors are all symptoms of a crawl space moisture problem and need to be addressed as soon as possible.
Crawl Space Entry
Old crawl space doors lead to many problems. Along with being an eyesore, they also allow pests such as termites, ants, and mice into your home.
Inadequate Crawl Space Support
Sometimes, crawl space support pillars are built on soils that are not strong enough to support the weight of your home or if you live in an older home, the materials used can not support the weight of the home resulting in sagging floors, wall cracks, and sticking doors and windows.
Crawl Space Damage
Water leaks, ground moisture, and outside air can raise the relative humidity in the crawl space and contribute to moisture problems such as mold and mildew, a new home for pests, healthy problems, and structural damage.
Vented Crawl Space
Outside air enters the crawl space through vents and openings and cools down when it enters the crawl space, raising the relative humidity inside.
Adding a dehumidifier in your crawl space can prevent mold and dust mites, alleviate allergy and asthma symptoms, and improve the indoor air quality of your whole house.
Crawl Space Structural Support
Crawl space SmartJack support posts They are designed to stabilize floor joists and beams, and to correct sagging floors and beams. They are made of galvanized steel for maximum durability and can never rot or rust.
This durable, bright white crawl space liner installs on the walls and floors, preventing water vapor and humidity from passing through. By keeping your crawl space dry, you protect your structure and insulation from mold and rot.
CleanSpace Vapor Barrier Advantages
CleanSpace is a durable 20-mil poly-reinforced crawl space liner converts your crawl space into a usable storage area. And with its mold-resistant additive "UltraFresh", CleanSpace will never support mildew or mold growth on its surface.
When you have ground-level openings in your home, they're an invitation for pests and rodents enter your home. Termites, carpenter ants, wood-eating beetles, and crickets are especially attracted to moldy, rotting wood, and your vents serve as an open invitation for them.
EverLast Crawl Space Door
Our crawl space doors are airtight and made from high-quality materials.