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Utility lines in crawl space in New Kent, VA

Utility lines in crawl space in New Kent, VA

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Utility lines in crawl space in New Kent, VA Utility lines in crawl space in New Kent, VA

Utility lines in a vented crawl space are often affected by outside air carrying in moisture. Sealing vents, installing the CleanSpace Encapsulation System and insulating the crawl space walls with Spray Foam will help control the flow of air carrying moisture into the crawl space. 

Mold in New Kent, VA Crawl Space

Mold in New Kent, VA Crawl Space

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Mold in New Kent, VA Crawl Space Mold in New Kent, VA Crawl Space

As the insulation acts as a sponge, it holds moisture against the wood joists raising the moisture content of the joists. Mold requires organic material, warm temperatures, and relative humidity above 60% to grow. Often we see mold growing on the paper backing of the insulation and on wood joists in the crawl space. As the moisture content in the joists increases, the probability for wood rot becomes more likely. Once the joists reach 19% moisture wood rot begins. An antimicrobial called Shockwave is sprayed onto the joists to kill the mold. Once the encapsulation is complete and the dehumidifier is installed it will be set to turn on before the humidity in the crawl space reaches 60% (The ideal point for mold to grow). The Encapsulation system will help prevent ideal conditions for mold to grow from occurring and make the home healthier and more comfortable.

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The Drying Co. is an authorized dealer of the nationally renowned Dr. Energy Saver network. The Dr. Energy Saver network is comprised of the best energy-conservation contractors across the country. We are not just another contractor company, we specialize in improving your home's current energy efficiency issues. You'll receive the maximum energy and cost-saving results with the least amount of hassle. We offer a wide range of services including:

  • Attic Insulation
  • Crawl Space Insulation
  • Spray Foam Insulation
  • Blown-in Insulation
  • Rigid Foam Insulation
  • Ductwork Sealing
  • Home Energy Audits
  • Replacement Windows
  • And More!

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Water in your basement is a serious problem. Not only does standing water cause damage and facilitate mold growth, but it also greatly lowers the value of your home. Very few people will want to buy a home that is known to have a leaky basement. However, The Drying Co. can help with our quality basement waterproofing solutions.

Give us a call and our experts can provide you with the basement waterproofing solution you need. We'll inspect your basement, identify the cause of your water problem, and then implement the required repairs and waterproofing solution. We offer a wide range of products and services designed to make your basement healthy and dry, including:

  • Waterproof Wall Coverings
  • French Drain Systems
  • Sump Pumps
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Crack Repair
  • And more!

Crawl Space Repair in New Kent, VA

Issues with your crawl space can have wide-ranging effects on the rest of your home. Mold, mildew, pests, and other contaminants can get into the air that passes through your crawl space and then into the home, cold air from your crawl space can cause drafts, and issues with the structure can lead to sagging floors.

At The Drying Co. we offer the crawl space repair services you need to make your crawl space dry, healthy, and beneficial to your home. We offer a variety of solutions including:

  • Crawl Space Insulation
  • Crawl Space Encapsulation
  • Crawl Space Support Jacks
  • Crawl Space Dehumidifiers
  • And More!

Contact us today to schedule your free estimate for any of our services in New Kent, VA!

Work Requests From New Kent, VA
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Request quote on improving insulation of existing exterior walls and crawl space below
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Looking for a quote to insulate an unfinished bonus room above garage
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The finished room over the garage is too warm in summer and too cold during winter months. I'd like an assessment and estimate to upgrade insulation in that area and possibly throughout the home. It was built sometime between 2009-2012. I purchased it 12/2021. I'd also like an assessment of my gutter system and quote to upgrade that.
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I am buying a 12x20 shed , i would like it insulated with spray foam , the shed is on 12'' centers
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Had home inspection to sell house. Pressure tank had a leak. Crawl space wet and mold and need new barrier. Insulation is wet also.
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This is at the Waste Water Treatment Plant for New Kent County. We have an older building that has a basement which contains a couple of pumps. The basement appears to be taking on ground water from the outside. We would like to see if your company can provide us with an option to stop the infiltration and/or waterproof the area. Please contact me to discuss your availability for someone to have a look. Thank you!
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Moisture in garage
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Moisture in crawl space with a bad odor
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Floor joists within the crawl space have the beginning signs of black mold. Looking for treatment options and future prevention.
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Our house in Four Seasons, built four years ago is very cold. There seems to be a constant draft across the floor, from different directions in the house. Our thermostat is on 78, but the house seems cold. We also have a lot of sun in the living area, but it doesn't seem to get warm.
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Interested in the cost to seal and encapsulate crawl space to get rid of musty moldy smell in house.
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I would like to put a vapor barrier under the house.
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Is my house energy efficient and can I make it better. Some rooms colder than others
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Insulating the Storage area over the garage
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Basement is flooding. Need waterproof service
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Our basement is currently flooding. We need to find the problem and repair it immediately
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Need dense pack cellulose in raised fireplace hearth. Spay foam around uninsulated band joist Seal top plates around second story
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Looking for an estimate to blow in 6" of insulation over a 20' x 25' garage