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Synonyms for crawl space

low space beneath a floor of a building


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com)-- Falcone Crawl Space & Structural Repair, known for award-winning residential repair, has expanded their team with the addition of David Flannery as the new operations manager effective November 1, 2015.
In a recent video, New Day Northwest meets with Clean Crawls, a professional crawl space and pest control company, to discuss how homeowners can prevent pest infestations.
We would also appreciate your thoughts on how best to ventilate/not ventilate the crawl space (between the lower level and garage).
Major requirements and components of correctly designed and constructed unvented crawl spaces include (1) control of surface runoff, (2) foundation drains and damp proofing, (3) a fully sealed air/vapor retarder on the floor and perimeter walls, (4) insulated perimeter walls, and (5) incorporating the crawl space as part of the conditioned space of the house.
The stench wafted from the crawl space into her kitchen, bathroom and laundry room.
Poria is susceptible to drying out in sunlight or high temperatures, so it prefers unventilated, dark areas, usually basements or crawl spaces.
The rhizomorphs grow from the soil, usually entering the house from hidden, dank areas such as crawl spaces and continuing unseen behind the walls and under linoleum.
Homes in warmer climates are typically at greatest risk because pipes are often not well-insulated in crawl spaces and attics.
AtticTrac Plus[TM] is a solution for any attic, both those with truss and rafter construction, as well as under-house crawl spaces and under-stair storage areas.
Check basements and crawl spaces for dampness or standing water; -- Look for moisture signs along baseboards and flooring; -- If your basement is unfinished, look for cracks in the foundation walls (stains adjacent to cracks are signs of previous seepage; and -- Ensure the sump pump is working properly.
Deputies conducted door-to-door searches throughout the trailer park and sent the dogs into the crawl spaces and sheds.
Crawl spaces should be inspected carefully as they can be more expensive to fix than basements because access is so limited.
All the defective furnaces were horizontal units installed primarily in the attic, but some may be in crawl spaces, Zamiski said.
With persistent sub-zero temperatures, particularly in regions that do not regularly experience such conditions, pipes located inside walls and crawl spaces can easily freeze.
With Gaco's WallFoam 183M, contractors can create the most energy-efficient attics and crawl spaces without any extra steps or materials.