Crawl Space Repair
Seal-Tite Basement Waterproofing Co. provides professional crawl space repair services for Virginia home owners in need of crawl space encapsulation systems and waterproofing installation. As a homeowner, you realize how important it is to take care of your roofing, windows, siding, HVAC units, and so on. However, how much thought do you give to the crawl space underneath your home? If you're like most people, you probably don't give much thought to this area at all. However, you need to be doing what you can to keep this area dry and protected from moisture. We can provide you with crawl space repair & encapsulation - which involves the installation of vapor barriers, floor liners, sump pumps, and more. Also, we can take care of damaged wooden support beams and floor joists which could be causing you to have sagging floors. View our service area information.
Crawl Space Encapsulation
During the process will seal off this area underneath your home from the outside environment. This means that never again will you need to worry about this area flooding, growing mold, or letting in unwanted critters, such as: skunks, snakes, spiders, rats, mice, termites, roaches, and other pests you don't want living underneath your home!
Wet crawl spaces can spell disaster for your entire home, causing a much needed crawl space encapsulation and waterproofing project to save your foundation. What most homeowners don't realize is that what happens in this area can have a huge influence on the rest of their house. A leaky crawl space can cause damage to wooden support beams and floor joists. These materials can actually start to rot, warp, and decay over time if left untreated. Also, a flooded crawl space can lead to the development of dangerous mold and bacteria.
Crawl space mold can cause a variety of health problems, including:
- Sinus infections
- Breathing problems
- Severe headaches and fatigue
- Skin rashes
- Asthma attacks
Our vapor barriers will be attached to the walls of your crawl space to help with sealing it off from the outside environment. When you have a sealed crawl space with vapor barriers, moisture and high levels of humidity can't get inside and cause problems. These will help to improve the indoor air quality of your home since mold won't be able to grow.
Please feel free to call us for more information about crawl space repair. We look forward to talking with you soon!