Crawl Space Encapsulation in Akron, Ohio

Crawl Space Encapsulation in Akron, 44303

Since 1987, The Basement Doctor™ Akron team has provided Ohio residents with the best in crawl space encapsulation services. A variety of issues arise from an improperly sealed crawl space: critters, drafts, water damage, and much more. The longer your crawl space remains exposed to the elements, the more damage you can look forward to resolving.

However, with FREE inspections, three decades of expertise, and comprehensive warranties, our crawl space repair professionals can handle your next project. Don’t let a damaged crawl space lower the value of your home in Akron, Ohio. Contact our team at 1-888-479-0209 today!

What is crawl space repair?

Crawl space repair or encapsulation involves a variety of solutions, systems, and techniques. Generally, crawl space encapsulation involves sealing your crawl space to protect your home from saggy floors, mold growth, critter infestation, and water damage.

 An unsealed crawl space presents many dangers to your home in Akron, Ohio. These dangers will damage your property, endanger your family, and reduce your comfort. Luckily, The Basement Doctor™ Akron offers a variety of services and solutions, including crawl space insulation, dehumidifiers, and waterproofing. 

What is involved in crawl space encapsulation in Akron?

To start, our technicians will come to your home and conduct a FREE inspection. Our goal is to discover what is damaging your crawl space and how we can prevent such damage. 

 Next, our crawl space professionals clear debris such as pebbles, dirt, and rocks. Our goal is to properly access your crawl space and provide a clean crawl space for future use. 

Third, we seal the area with a heavy-duty vapor barrier called WhiteCap™. WhiteCap™ closes your crawl space to the outside elements. Crawl space insulation reduces your energy usage, improve air quality, and rids your crawl space of critters, molds, and musty smells. Lastly, with proper insulation, your crawl space can become an excellent storage space.

 Fourth, we apply quality Spray Foam Insulation. Spray Foam is applied at the crawl space foundation where the wall meets the floor. Our Spray Foam Insulation provides extra strength against mold and moisture.

 Lastly, we install an AirMedic dehumidifier. A dehumidifier will remove excess humidity in the air of your home. This means a cleaner, drier air for your family and home in Akron, Ohio.

Crawl Space Repair Systems and Solutions in Akron, Ohio 44303

The Basement Doctor™ offers a variety of crawl space repair solutions for Akron, area homeowners, including:

  • WhiteCap™ Vapor Barrier – In the past decade, Ohio homeowners have benefited from encapsulating their crawl space with a vapor barrier liner. Our WhiteCap™ Vapor Barrier is available in 20 Mil thicknesses and 12 Mil thicknesses. Additionally, WhiteCap™ will last for several decades while protecting your home from moisture and critters.
  • Spray Foam Insulation – Effective crawl space insulation requires spray foam. Spray foam is applied to the rim joist and crevices in your crawl space. Primarily, spray foam helps lower your electric bill by preventing outside air from infiltrating your home. Additionally, spray foam prevents moisture and mold growth. 
  • The AirMedic Dehumidifier removes up to 100 pints of water per day, which effectively reduces your home’s excess humidity. Humidity creates discomfort, costly energy bills, and water damage. With the AirMedic Dehumidifier installed in your crawl space, you can filter the air you breathe and create a cleaner, drier, and more comfortable home.
  • Insulated Liners – The Basement Doctor takes encapsulation to the next level by providing the best in insulated liners. The insulated barriers are unaffected by humidity and moisture. These barriers stay warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer while also being resistant to mold. Additionally, insulated vapor barriers also prevent critter infestation and are safe for you and your family.

 Our goal has always been to help homeowners breath cleaner air in the walls of their lovely homes. Through our crawl space encapsulation services, we want to help you and your family. Fill out the form below and we will be in contact to schedule a consultation with our team.

 We look forward to helping you!