Category: brandon-ms

Why Crawlspace Encapsulation? (Part 1)

Date: 06-2020

Because the crawl space is a below-grade space under the house, you might think it’s normal to have a moist crawl space. After all, the ground gets wet and dry through the seasons and with weather patterns event. But in fact, a dry crawl space is far superior and the sooner wet crawl space issues […]

Are Vapor Barriers Necessary?

Date: 04-2020

Battling moisture is part of every home owners life, and while everyone is aware of the moisture caused by leaky roofs and poorly constructed walls or the water that is standing in your yard after a heavy rain, but do you ever think about the moisture under your house?  Homes built over crawl spaces deal […]

What to Know about Mold in Your Home

Date: 04-2020

Today I want to discuss mold, since that is the core of my business.  Mold is a common occurrence in homes and buildings.  The most common indoor molds are Cladosporium, Penicillium, and Aspergillus.  Often times people refer to mold in their home as mildew, however mildew grows only on plants, so that “mildew” you see in the shower is […]