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What is the difference between an Encapsulated Crawlspace and a Wall‐vented crawlspace?

What is the difference between an Encapsulated Crawlspace and a Wall‐vented crawlspace?

The short answer is the Encapsulated model is dry whereas the Wall-Vented model is damp.  Allow us to explain: Here is the Southeast US, we have predominantly humid weather. Venting this damp air into your crawlspace can only produce a damp space under your home. Essentially, if you introduce damp air into a space, it doesn’t magically become dry. Despite the insistence of many home builders and countless family members who seem to know how to fix things, vented crawlspaces in the...

Intro to Crawlspace Smells

Intro to Crawlspace Smells

Here in the Metro Atlanta area during the months of May - September, we have unusually high humidity compared to the rest of the country. It is no big deal to have 80% humidity or higher on any given day. It’s even worse after one of those “pop up” showers we get all...

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American Crawlspace SolutionsProject Image Gallery About American Crawlspace Solutions American Crawlspace Solutions operates with a “needs based” approach toward solving your crawlspace,basement, or mold problem. You have a choice when it comes to who you allow into...

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