About

Repairing & Protecting Carolina Homes

Crawl Space & Basement Services

Carolina Crawl Space Pros has over 25 years’ experience in the industry. We pride ourselves on being local to the Carolinas and bring that personal touch to every job. Carolina Crawlspace Pros use the industry’s leading products to protect the health of your home.
Crawl Space Repair Charlotte
Encapsulation Service Charlotte
Sealed Vents Charlotte
Crawl Space Inspection Charlotte
Basement Repair Charlotte
Basement Drainage System Charlotte
Dehumidification Charlotte
Spray Foam Insulation Charlotte

031417_LogoUpdate_1-UPDATEDCCSP Contact Info
Call (704) 774-6770


Facebook
Twitter
Google+
Find more of our blogs at https://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com
https://carolinacrawlspacepros.weebly.com/

Advertisements

What’s Living Under Your Home?

When we generally think about unwelcome intruders in our home, we think of pests and pest infestations. What we forget to remember is an unsealed crawlspace, which can host a variety of unwelcome living creatures, from pests and rodents to stray (or even wild) animals!

There are several reasons as to why an unsealed crawlspace acts as a welcome ground for such pests and animals:
• Easy Access: Crawlspaces are…


Find the full article at https://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2018/06/whats-living-under-your-home.html

HUMIDITY CAN BE A MAJOR PROBLEM IN CRAWLSPACES

There is a long list of issues that can create problems in your crawlspace and one of the most common is humidity. Those who live in areas where the humidity exceeds 55%, there is a higher chance that mold spores and dust mites will be more active.

Mold spores will grow in great abundance if the conditions are right. In order for mold spores to form and grow, they need to have water. When air has a…


Find the full article at http://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2018/05/humidity-can-be-major-problem-in.html

THE STANDING WATER PROBLEM IN BASEMENTS AND CRAWLSPACES

Some homes are more susceptible to taking in water in their basement or crawlspace. Homes that are built in regions with high rain counts and moist soil may be more prone to standing water problems. The good news is that there are several precautionary measures you can take.

When examining the outside base of your home, be sure that the dirt slopes downward so that any water will flow away from your home. In the event that water settles around the base of your home, it could seep through and cause issues with mold, while also…


Find the full article at http://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2018/04/the-standing-water-problem-in-basements.html

CONDENSATION MEANS IT’S TIME FOR CRAWLSPACE ENCAPSULATION

When hot air meets cold air, condensation is created. Inside a crawlspace, that produces humidity which can cause an array of problems. However, it is not as if homeowners can take a simple look inside and immediately figure out the humidity level in all parts of their crawl space Charlotte. What they can do is identify any signs of condensation.

Condensation is an indication that the humidity level has reached 100%. That means the air cannot hold any more…


Find the full article at http://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2018/03/condensation-means-its-time-for.html

MOLD CAN HARM YOU AND YOUR OWN HOME

Mold can be the silent and unseen cause of many different problems within a home. In many cases, the mold usually originates from a moist crawlspace or basement. It can affect the actual home as well as its inhabitants. This reality has led to several important factors every homeowner should know as it could help them identify, treat and remove mold in the home.

SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
When you are looking for mold, it is a good idea to take safety precautions. That means refraining from touching any mold spores as gloves should be worn at all times. It is also a good idea to wear safety goggles as mold could irritate your eyes. Some people even go as…


Find the full article at https://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2018/02/mold-can-harm-you-and-your-own-home.html

THE BENEFITS OF CRAWLSPACE ENCAPSULATION

crawlspace encapsulation, crawl space encapsulation, crawl space waterproofing
Sealing off a crawl space in Charlotte is a smart move for homeowners as it provides a wealth of benefits. There are plenty of reasons for homeowners to go with this option and here is a look at how such an endeavor can work for you.

ENERGY SAVINGS
It comes down to dollars and cents. The bottom line is that it is easier to heat or cool a house that is dry because there is no…


Find the full article at https://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2018/01/the-benefits-of-crawlspace-encapsulation.html

Humidity can be a Major Problem in Crawlspaces

There is a long list of issues that can create problems in your crawlspace and one of the most common is humidity. Those who live in areas where the humidity exceeds 55%, there is a higher chance that mold spores and dust mites will be more active.

Mold spores will grow in great abundance if the conditions are right. In order for mold spores to form and grow, they need to have water. When air has a humidity level that surpasses 70%, there is enough moisture to enable mold spores to grow.

Another sign of trouble with humidity comes in the form of…


Find the full article at http://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2017/09/humidity-can-be-major-problem-in.html

CONDENSATION MEANS IT’S TIME FOR CRAWLSPACE ENCAPSULATION

When hot air meets cold air, condensation is created. Inside a crawlspace, that produces humidity which can cause an array of problems. However, it is not as if homeowners can take a simple look inside and immediately figure out the humidity level in all parts of their crawl space. What they can do is identify any signs of condensation.

Condensation is an indication that the humidity level has reached 100%. That means the air cannot hold any more moisture, which is why…


Find the full article at http://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2017/07/condensation-means-its-time-for.html

The Benefits of Crawlspace Encapsulation

Sealing off a crawlspace Charlotte is a smart move for homeowners as it provides a wealth of benefits. There are plenty of reasons for homeowners to go with this option and here is a look at how such an endeavor can work for you.

Energy Savings

It comes down to dollars and cents…


Find the full article at http://carolinacrawlspacepros.blogspot.com/2017/05/the-benefits-of-crawlspace-encapsulation.html