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Crawl Space Drainage Installation

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Moisture buildup in crawl spaces is a common yet often overlooked issue that causes mold, structural damage, and musty odors. Addressing this moisture is crucial for your home and family’s health. Tar Heel Basement Systems offers specialized solutions, including AquaStop™ CrawlDrain™ crawl space drainage installation. 

As North Carolina’s trusted crawl space experts, we deliver a comprehensive approach to resolve existing water problems and prevent future issues. Drainage installation, combined with professional crawl space encapsulation, ensures a permanent fix to moisture-related challenges. 

Explore the benefits of this advanced system and how it protects your home. 

What is a Crawl Space Drainage System?

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Crawl space drainage is a system that removes groundwater from beneath your home. It includes a perforated pipe installed around the perimeter of the crawl space. This pipe collects water and directs it to a sump pump, which then pumps the water away from your foundation.

Crawl space drainage installation it’s a vital component of our comprehensive approach to home health. Working in synergy with crawl space encapsulation, insulation, and dehumidification, CrawlDrain™ is essential in preserving structural integrity. Choosing CrawlDrain™ from Tar Heel Basement Systems is a wise investment for any homeowner, offering lasting benefits and peace of mind. 

Signs You Need a Crawl Space Drainage System 

These signs indicate your home’s crawl space may need a drainage system:

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These signs indicate crawl space moisture issues that, if neglected, lead to significant and costly problems. 

Is Crawl Space Drainage Necessary?

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Crawl space waterproofing is vital for the longevity and safety of your home. Overlooking drainage problems allows for more significant water damage over time. Tar Heel Basement Systems does not recommend DIY crawl space inspection or drainage solutions due to the complexity and potential risk involved. If you observe signs of damage, contact local crawl space encapsulation experts for an in-depth inspection and professional installation. 

Delaying the installation of proper crawl space drainage and encapsulation can lead to more extensive damage and higher repair costs down the line. Taking steps early on to prevent water damage is not only cost-effective but also helps protect your home in the long run.

Waterproofing is essential to our comprehensive whole-home approach, ensuring every area remains safe, dry, and healthy. Our encapsulation system, which includes CrawlDrain™, provides complete crawl space moisture control.

Benefits of Crawl Space Drainage Installation 

Pairing crawl space drainage with encapsulation offers several benefits: 

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  • Enhanced Indoor Air Quality: Reduces mold and mildew, enhancing indoor air quality. 
  • Preserved of Structural Integrity: Protects against water-induced foundation and structural damage. 
  • Reduced Energy Bills: Controlling moisture allows HVAC systems to operate more efficiently, reducing energy costs.

Choosing Tar Heel Basement Systems’ specialized solutions and expert services is crucial to fully realize these advantages. Our products are custom-tailored for exceptional performance, offering security and customization that surpass standard market options. 

How We Install Crawl Space Drainage and Encapsulation 

Our crawl space drainage installation and encapsulation process includes the following: 

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Choose Tar Heel Basement Systems for the highest-quality crawl space drainage installation and encapsulation service from start to finish. 

Why Our Crawl Space Drainage is the Best Choice

Tar Heel Basement Systems’ CrawlDrain™ Crawl Space Drainage offers unmatched protection for your home, making it a superior choice because: 

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  • Solutions tailored to your specific space. 
  • High-quality, durable materials. 
  • Compliance with stringent industry standards. 
  • Thorough evaluations of the entire home. 
  • A holistic encapsulation system. 
  • Regular service and maintenance plans. 

Contact Tar Heel Basement Systems for Crawl Space Drainage

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Addressing a wet crawl space is essential to prevent more significant moisture issues from developing. Act now to protect your crawl space, home, and family with our reliable solutions.
Tar Heel Basement Systems offers drainage and encapsulation services to resolve moisture problems, enhancing home value and improving indoor air quality.

For over 15 years, homeowners in the North Carolina region, including Wilmington, Winston-Salem, and Raleigh, have trusted us to transform their crawl spaces into healthier spaces. Contact Tar Heel Basement Systems for a free crawl space inspection

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    Crawl Space Drainage FAQs

    Begin by removing any standing water. Our professionals will then install the CrawlDrain™ system to capture water and channel it to a sump pump. Drainage matting is also used to direct water to these systems effectively. Steps like crawl space encapsulation, insulation, and dehumidification are crucial. Contact Tar Heel Basement Systems for additional information and to schedule a free inspection.

    No, CrawlDrain™ is designed to protect your home’s foundation by effectively managing water. The system requires minimal excavation for installation and is straightforward for professionals to maintain. Learn more about CrawlDrain™ and schedule a free crawl space inspection with Tar Heel Basement Systems.

    The installation time for CrawlDrain™ varies based on the state of the crawl space, its size, and necessary repairs. Tar Heel Basement Systems’ teams aim to complete installations in one to two days, minimizing household disruption. Contact us for further information and a detailed installation timeline during your free inspection.


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    3400 Walsh Pky, Suite 220
    Fayetteville, NC 28311

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    Greensboro, NC 27405

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    Raleigh, NC 27609

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    Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

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    Leland, NC 28451

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    Winston-Salem, NC 27103