Do I Need a Dehumidifier in My Crawl Space?

If you have an enclosed crawl space, you might not worry much about excessive moisture and all of the problems that it can cause. However, excessive moisture can still get into your home, especially during humid times of the year and certain areas of the world. One...

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Is Ventilation Required in a Crawl Space?

No one wants mold in their home. Mold can cause health problems and damage to the structure of the home and the items in it. Mold prevention, and removal when mold and mildew infiltrate a home, is important to protecting your investment in your home, and moisture...

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Indianapolis Crawl Space Repair: 3 Tips for Homeowners

As beautiful as Indiana is, the climate and soil provide unique challenges for an Indianapolis home’s foundation. Between the rain, snow, and humidity, Indiana is a pretty consistently damp state. Wet conditions can cause a number of foundation problems as the soil...

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Achieve a Healthier Home With Crawl Space Encapsulation

Many homeowners in the Midwest have crawl spaces instead of full basements. Like basements, crawl spaces can accumulate moisture over time and are susceptible to most of the same problems basements experience when they get too wet. A wet crawl space not only results...

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How to Fix Sagging Crawl Space Insulation

If your crawl space initially was constructed with fiberglass insulation, at some point, that insulation is going to sag. It’s not just a matter of gravity or deterioration with age. Fiberglass insulation is like a towel — just waiting to absorb water. Between gravity...

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Repairing Your Crawl Space

Before you determine what you should and shouldn’t do in terms of repairing a crawl space, you first need to make sure it is a crawl space and not random dirt. If you have a basement, you won’t have a crawl space. A crawl space is a shallow area between the ground and...

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