Technical Papers

Is Drainage Matting Needed For Crawl Space Repair?
Thursday, February 5th, 2015
Drainage matting is a dimpled polyethylene membrane that is installed on top of the exposed earth/concrete and underneath the CrawlSeal liner– … Read full technical paperIs Drainage Matting Needed For Crawl Space Repair? »
What You Need to Know About Mold, Fungus and Wood Rot
Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
No laughing matter- it’s just a matter of time before a damp crawl space rots your floor out. All homes … Read full technical paperWhat You Need to Know About Mold, Fungus and Wood Rot »
Winter Weather is No Match for FreezeGuard
Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Your sump pump gets the water out of the crawl space and away from your house with a pipe-usually plastic … Read full technical paperWinter Weather is No Match for FreezeGuard »
Why You Should Fix Your Sinking Concrete Slab
Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014
If you begin to notice cracks between the bricks of your home, uneven sidewalks, pooling water in your driveway or … Read full technical paperWhy You Should Fix Your Sinking Concrete Slab »
PolyRenewal: The Future of Concrete Repair
Friday, December 12th, 2014
Concrete is used for so many different purposes and is unfortunately susceptible to cracking and sinking due to soil settlement. … Read full technical paperPolyRenewal: The Future of Concrete Repair »
Dry Rot: Is Your Home’s Infrastructure at Risk?
Thursday, August 7th, 2014
Almost 20 billion board feet of wood are destroyed by wood rot in the U.S. each year. This is far … Read full technical paperDry Rot: Is Your Home’s Infrastructure at Risk? »
The BasementGutter System: Practical and Effective Basement Waterproofing
Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014
Basements are both the most important and most imperfect pieces of a home or building. Built in soils that vary … Read full technical paperThe BasementGutter System: Practical and Effective Basement Waterproofing »
Why the Tar Heel Dehumidifier is the Best in the Biz
Friday, July 11th, 2014
Why should I dehumidify my basement? Dehumidifying the lower half of your house will do wonders for many areas of … Read full technical paperWhy the Tar Heel Dehumidifier is the Best in the Biz »
Are Helical Piers the Best Option for Your Foundation Repair?
Friday, June 27th, 2014
What is a helical pier? A helical pier is a steel piering system. The first section that is advanced into the … Read full technical paperAre Helical Piers the Best Option for Your Foundation Repair? »
Venting a Crawl Space On a Hot Summer Day
Friday, June 20th, 2014
When we say ‘relative humidity’ we mean how full of water the air is relative to the maximum amount of … Read full technical paperVenting a Crawl Space On a Hot Summer Day »
Why the SafeDri Triple Sump Pump Trumps all Other Sump Pumps
Friday, December 13th, 2013
The King of sump pumps is the SafeDri triple sump pump system. This top-of-the-line system has three sump pumps in … Read full technical paperWhy the SafeDri Triple Sump Pump Trumps all Other Sump Pumps »
Crawl Space Insulation Myths
Friday, November 15th, 2013
Some crawl spaces have insulation in the floor above, and some do not. One reason for insulation in the floor … Read full technical paperCrawl Space Insulation Myths »
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