Today’s Blog comes thanks to a question from Will From Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. What happens when a crawl space vent is lower than the dirt outside? lets discuss down below!   Low Crawl Space Vent Draw Backs Debris going into the crawl space Unwanted dirt slowly moving into the crawl space water intrusion via the…

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Today’s question comes from  Philip in Annabel, Missouri. He wants to know if he’s got gravel on the ground, what kind of a underlayment do we recommend And also he’s wondering why he could possibly have mold in a house that does not have any standing water.   Crawl Space Underlayment Underlayment can be useful…

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We’ve got a great question from Dmitri in Kentucky, and he wants to know what’s the proper way to soda blast a crawl space. He’s getting some information from his contractor that he doesn’t feel comfortable with.   Crawl Space Soda Blasting Is soda blasting good enough to kill the mold or should you apply…

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A recent question that we received was regarding a battery backup for your sump pump, is it really needed? Well if you live in East Tennessee and happen to have LCUB as your electric provider you have a scary mix. Historic rainfall and a dodgy power grid can leave you with a potential mixed bag…

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If you have a basement, or like we do at our building here in Knoxville where we’ve got water intrusion coming through the cinder block walls, you likely need to do some interior waterproofing. We wanted to go over some things you can do as a homeowner to fix your own basement or to give…

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