Maintaining a healthy crawl space may seem impossible, but it is possible. With Vesta Foundation Solutions, homeowners can find options to keep their crawl spaces healthy and efficient.
There are several reasons why you should repair your crawl space.
Control of moisture
Crawl spaces are prone to moisture problems due to their location and lack of ventilation. Your home's structural integrity can be compromised by mold growth, wood rot, and other issues caused by moisture. It can be achieved by repairing the crawl space dry and preventing these problems.
Energy loss and higher utility bills can be attributed to a damaged or poorly insulated crawl space. Your home's energy efficiency can be improved by repairing and insulating the crawl space.
Rodents, termites, and other pests can breed in crawl spaces, so they are often considered breeding grounds. You should repair and seal the crawl space to prevent these pests from entering your home and causing damage.
If your crawl space is damaged or neglected, it can compromise the structural integrity of your home. Repairing the crawl space can protect your foundation and other structural components.
SmartJack® Crawl Space Stabilizers are made entirely of galvanized steel to resist corrosion from moisture in your crawl space. The SmartJack system is strong enough to lift sagging floors and joists, the most effective method for restoring crawl spaces. Due to the lack of rust, future pier adjustments are simple should your home settle due to expansive soils or subsidence.
The overall benefits of crawl space repair include improved air quality, reduced energy consumption, and prevention of pest infestations. Schedule your FREE crawl space inspection today to ensure your crawl space is clean, healthy, and efficient.