News and Events

Mold and Mildew developed in your crawl space because of moisture
Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
Your home is your biggest investment, both financially and emotionally. Could your home have a mold problem? A lot of people ask this question and the internet is full of … Read full articleThe ‘M’ Words In Your Home: Mold, Mildew & Moisture »
protect your family from the air in your crawl space
Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
Your home is where you grow your family, make memories and welcome friends. Nothing should stand in the way of that. When you think of your baby practicing tummy time … Read full articleDid You Know You Breathe In Crawl Space Air? »
Tar Heel Basement Systems Hosts Field Day for Watauga County Seniors
Friday, July 21st, 2017
Tar Heel Basement Systems is partnering with the Watauga County Project on Aging to host field day for local area seniors. As part of the “Pay It Forward” program and … Read full articleTHBS Hosts Field Day for Watauga County Seniors »
buyers will not buy if there is a waterproofing issue in your basement or crawl space
Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Your basement is useful space, easy to heat and cool, and easy to finish. And a homebuyer will expect your basement to be dry. Unfortunately, a lot of money can … Read full articleBuyers Expect a Dry Basement »
hydrostatic pressure bowed basement walls
Monday, June 12th, 2017
The soil around your home places a lot of pressure on your foundation walls. The amount of pressure changes depending on the type of soil, whether the soil is wet … Read full articleBasement Wall Failure »
how to fix sagging floors
Monday, June 5th, 2017
Sagging floors are not only an annoyance, but they can leave homeowners wondering how much longer their floor system will be able to support the weight of everything on it! Happy … Read full articleSigns of Sagging Floors In Your Home »
employees host supply drive to support stokes county animal shelter
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
In an effort to give back to the community and redefine the construction industry, Tar Heel Basement Systems established its Pay It Forward Initiative in 2013. Every month the company … Read full articleEmployees Host Supply Drive to Support Stokes County Animal Shelter »
ducts in a dirt crawl space
Thursday, May 18th, 2017
When warm humid air enters crawl space vents, where is the first place it will give up its moisture? On the coldest surfaces, right? The coldest surface is likely to … Read full articleDucts in a Dirt Crawl Space »
fiberglass floor insulation and moisture a bad combination
Monday, May 8th, 2017
One reason for insulation in the floor above is that the crawl space becomes cold in the winter due to open vents. These vents should be closed permanently, which would … Read full articleFiberlgass Floor Insulation and Moisture: A Bad Combination »
number one allergen that most people with asthma and allergies react to is dust mite droppings
Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
The number one allergen that most people with asthma and allergies react to is dust mite droppings. Dust mites are microscopic parasites that live off of skin flakes that you shed. … Read full articleDust Mites: #1 Indoor Allergen »
Annual Sponsorship Solidified with Forsyth Habitat for Humanity
Monday, April 17th, 2017
In an effort to redefine the home improvement industry, Tar Heel Basement Systems has secured an annual sponsorship with Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County. This partnership will revolve around … Read full articleAnnual Sponsorship Solidified with Forsyth Habitat for Humanity »
a multi-year Service Plan Agreement that allows homeowners to receive priority scheduling and save with annual service discounts
Friday, April 14th, 2017
Here at Tar Heel Basement Systems, we believe in doing things the right way. While we have the best service technicians and offer the industry’s best products, each system needs … Read full articleAnnual Service Program »
Madison Heritage Festival Meets Tar Heel Basement Systems
Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
Taking place in Historic Downtown Madison, the 11th Annual Madison Heritage Festival has grown tremendously over the years becoming a full day event. Celebrating the history of small-town Madison as … Read full articleMadison Heritage Festival Meets All Things Basements! »
Negative Effects of Having a Dirt Crawl Space
Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
Protect your home’s investment by learning the negative effects of having a home built on top of a dirt crawl space.  -High humidity and condensation build up. -Mold growth and … Read full articleNegative Effects of Having a Dirt Crawl Space »
36th Annual Honaker Redbud festival in southwest Virginia
Thursday, March 30th, 2017
The 36th Annual Redbud festival kicks-off on Saturday, April 8th. The small town of Honaker, Virginia emerges with a pink tint as thousands of Redbud trees take full bloom. In … Read full articleRedbud Celebration in Southwest Virginia »
dirt crawl space can create an unhealthy environment for your family
Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
Many homeowners never go down into their crawl space. They have a floor liner to protect their area, right? Unfortunately, not all vapor barriers or crawl space liners are created … Read full articleIs Your Crawl Space Liner up to Par? »
Tar Heel Basement Systems Builds Connections With ABC of NC
Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
Tar Heel Basement Systems’ “Pay It Forward” for the month of February was volunteering at the ABC of NC School- a school focusing on children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and … Read full articleTar Heel Basement Systems Builds Connections With ABC of NC »
how to finish a basement
Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
When you build your dream home, you have many envision of family time and decorating your finished basement. This family never pictured soggy drywall and musty smells in their daughter’s dance … Read full articleHow to Finish Your Basement Right From the Start »
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