This homeowner in Tallahassee was tired of being unable to use their old crawl space with ripping insulation and nasty looking walls. They called our office at Indoor Environmental Management and we sent out a crew to transform their crawl space right away. Our crew installed a patented CleanSpace Vapor Barrier system and now the homeowner is pleased with their healthy and attractive storage solution!
Here is a before and after look at a job in Tallahassee, Florida. This home's crawlspace was filled with mold and other bacterias. The space underneath a home affects the entire home and can affect the health of the people living there. Members of this family were experiencing ashthma like symptoms and were constantly congested.
The lower level of this building has water intrusions from several soucres, the HVAC system was not used. This area was mainly used for storage. Upon entering the lower level, a strong musty smell associated with mold was apparent and had remained this way for an extended duration.
A leak from the upper level bathroom had affected the floor ceiling cavity, collapsed ceiling were evident in several rooms. All finished wall/ceiling coverings were removed. Ductwork and insulation was also removed.
The remaining salvagable building materials were dried to less than 12% MC. surfaces were HEPA vacuumed, scraped/sanded, HEPA vacuumed again and wiped down with a disinfectant cleaner. All non-pressure treated wood had fosters anti-microbial encapsulant coating applied. All electrical wires were terminated with wire nuts after electrical fixtures were removed.
If your crawl space is damp, moldy, or rotting you and your family could be exposed to health risks. A properly sealed crawl space keeps your crawl space dry. We use the CleanSpace® Crawl Space Encapsulation System which can provide moisture control for a crawl space of any size. Some of our products and services include:
Getting water in your basement can be a very frustrating thing. Having to worry about water every time it rains is stressful and annoying. At Indoor Environmental Management we understand how you feel which is why we have been dedicated basement water proofers since 1981. Our tested waterproofing system is one of the best in the business and because of that we are confident that we will find a lasting solution to your problem. If you have a wet basement don’t wait any longer to get the help you deserve. To learn more about basement waterproofing cost, call or click today!
Mold Prevention to Keep Your Home Safe
If you are experiencing any type of problem with mold it is crucial to have a professional take a look at the issue as soon as possible. Mold can be an incredibly harmful substance that can negatively affect your family’s health and your home too. At Indoor Environmental Management we have several mold Prevention experts that are incredibly talented when it comes to finding solutions to stop harmful mold regardless of where it may be in your home.
Call us at 1-844-385-8479 or fill out a free estimate form online to receive more information about crawl space encapsulation, mold prevention, and more in Tallahassee. We want to keep you and your family safe and help fix your home before it's too late!