Crawl Space Encapsulation Systems DIY
- by Karl
I’ve been in the crawl space business for 15 years and I’ve seen almost every system you could imagine – from spray foams to concrete to thin plastic sheets. Some are better than others, but the only real way to encapsulate the area beneath your home is to install a liner with zero permeability.
The experts at Hawk Crawlspace & Foundation Repair understand that a properly functioning crawl space is key to a healthy home. That’s why we offer encapsulation services to keep your crawl space moisture-free and protected from pests. Our team uses only the highest-quality materials and products to ensure your crawl space is properly sealed and insulated. Contact us today for a free estimate!
What is Zero Perm?
Zero Perm means just that absolutely no water, moisture, radon gas or odors will penetrate through it. Tests have to show 0.000 penetration of Hydrogen gas (the smallest gas molecule) through the membrane. The whole idea of spending the money to encapsulate the crawl space or basement is to STOP water, moisture, radon gas and any unpleasant odors. Liners that are 6, 12 and 20mil thick are NOT Zero Perm and will still let in harmful gasses as well as letting in moisture that will only continue to feed the mold and bugs that try to get in your home.
Looking for a reliable way to encapsulate your crawl space and protect your home from potential foundation damage? Look no further than Hawk Crawlspace & Foundation Repair! Our team of experienced professionals will work with you to determine the best solution for your needs, and we won’t stop until you’re completely satisfied with the results. So don’t wait any longer – call us today!
What Else Should I Look for in a Liner?
If you are going to spend the time & money to install a crawl space liner look for more benefits as well as zero permeability. Look for liners that are
Looking for a reliable and affordable way to repair your crawl space or foundation? Look no further than Hawk Crawlspace & Foundation Repair! We offer encapsulation services that will restore your crawl space or foundation to like-new condition in no time. Best of all, our services are backed by a 100% satisfaction guarantee, so you can rest assured knowing that you’re making the best decision for your home. Contact us today to learn more about our services!
– Energy Star Rated to get a 30% Tax Credit back on your purchase
– R Value of 5 to add insulation & increase your heating/ cooling efficiency
– Reflectivity value of 97% to prevent radiant heat loss
– Class A / Class 1 fire rating
Homeowners all over are finding that improving the homes they have is more cost effective than buying new. Some homeowners like the fact that they can save money by doing the work themselves and some still prefer to have someone else do the installation. Either way, using a Zero Perm, Energy Star Rated encapsulation system is a great way to pre-finish a basement or any area underneath your home.
I’ve been in the crawl space business for 15 years and I’ve seen almost every system you could imagine – from spray foams to concrete to thin plastic sheets. Some are better than others, but the only real way to encapsulate the area beneath your home is to install a liner with zero permeability. The…