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Walls & Ceilings Top 25 Insulation Contractors 2021
The Drying Co./ThermalTec is proud to be recognized by Walls & Ceilings Magazine once again, as one of their 2021... [Read more]
2020 Top 25 Insulation Contractor - Walls & Ceilings Magazine
This is The Drying Company's third year being recognized as a Top 25 Insulation Contractor by Walls & Ceilings. Walls... [Read more]
2019 Top Workplace
The Drying Co. is proud to be recognized by our employees as a 2019 Top Workplace by Inside Business. The... [Read more]
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Reviews From Norfolk
Testimonials From Norfolk
Alex was great! It really makes a difference in our home when the technicians do the maintenance.
Testimonial by Jim S. from Norfolk, VA
The installers were very knowlegable and helpful throughout the process. I can already tell the difference in my hom. I'm very grateful.
Testimonial by Caroline U. from Norfolk, VA
I just want to thank you and your company for the awesome customer service you have given me.
Testimonial by Sharon T. from Norfolk, VA

Expert Ductwork Sealing, Home Energy Audits, & Insulation Contractor

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
  • And More!

Spray Foam Insulation Contractor

Spray foam insulation is the best choice for insulation if you’re looking to increase your comfort & decrease your energy bills. Spray foam insulation is truly the best option for home insulation and here are a few reasons why. Spray Foam Insulation provides an air barrier due to its ability to fill gaps and cracks. It is also great at staying in the hard to reach areas because of its super-adhesive qualities. Unlike fiberglass and cellulose insulation, spray foam insulation is waterproof. Water will not be able to pass through the foam which makes it an extremely durable and long-lasting product. Lastly, spray foam insulation is foolproof. Spray foam is sprayed as a liquid and then expands and hardens to fill voids and gaps. There is never any chance for an area to be missed or void to form. Once cured, spray foam insulation will stay in place for decades to come and will never shift or settle like fiberglass. To ensure your home has the best insulation available and your energy bills are low, switch to spray foam insulation today!

Blown-in & Attic Insulation

Blown-in insulation is often called blow-in or blown insulation, but it doesn’t matter what you call it. What does matter is how well it keeps your home insulated. Many people are under the impression that their attic has enough insulation, however, 9 out of 10 times it does not. In a nationwide study, it was found that the average American attic only has about 1/3 enough insulation to keep the home properly insulated. That is where blown-in insulation comes in. Blown-in insulation is blown into your attic and forms a dense layer that will ensure heat will not escape through the top of your home. Having an attic that is properly insulated can cut heating and cooling costs but up to 20%. What are you waiting for? Call or click today to schedule a FREE blown-in or attic insulation estimate!

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Norfolk’s Go-to Basement Waterproofing Company

The last thing any homeowner wants for their home is water damage. While water in the basement can be critical, it is not irreparable, especially when you partner with The Drying Co./ThermalTec. At The Drying Co./ThermalTec, we are dedicated to creating and maintaining a dry and healthy basement environment for each of our clients so that you no longer have to worry about a wet basement plummeting the value of your home.

We begin by examining your basement to pinpoint the source of the water problem. To do so, we utilize a combination of Hydrostatic Pressure and The Clay Bowl Effect. From there, we are able to install a waterproofing solution catered to your needs so that your basement will remain healthy and dry for the long haul. We offer a number of basement waterproofing solutions, including:

  • Waterproof Flooring & Wall Coverings
  • French drain systems
  • Sump Pumps
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Crack Repair
  • And more!

Crawl Space Repair Experts

Crawl spaces are frequently neglected by homeowners because they are hidden away under our homes. Ignoring your home’s crawl space seems inconsequential, but disregarding your crawl space can lead to potentially critical problems. The air that flows through your home will eventually pass through your crawl space, taking with it pollen, mold spores, and various contaminants that prosper in the moist, cold, and dirty atmosphere of a vented crawl space.

In addition to leaving you and your family vulnerable to these contaminants, a vented crawl space can also result in expensive drafts that make for chilly temperatures in the higher floors. This issue is worsened by the utilization of fiberglass insulation that can become ineffective and soggy in the moist environment. These issues significantly decrease the energy efficiency of your entire home.

Luckily, The Drying Co./ThermalTec can reconstruct your crawl space so that what once was a hazard to your home becomes a resource. We provide a variety of crawl space solutions, such as:

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

Reliable Gutter Installation in Norfolk

Having gutters that don’t need to be cleared out every time it rains is every homeowner’s dream. At The Drying Co./ThermalTec, our experts will install the perfect gutters to help protect your home from water damage. The GutterShutter gutter system is designed with premium-grade aluminum so it won’t bend under heavy debris. Our patented gutters and gutter guards also prevent debris from clogging up your gutters and never detach from your property, so you have one less thing to worry about! Better protect your home from damage with the help of your local GutterShutter dealer in Norfolk.

Case Studies From Norfolk
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This Norfolk, VA homeowner reached out to us when they noticed some moisture problems in their crawl space. At our inspection, we found that the...
Work Requests From Norfolk, VA
Vicinity of Woolsey St in Norfolk
We have an non-insulated attic and crawl space and also lack proper insulation in our eaves. We would like to get an estimate on what it would take to properly insulate our home. We are looking to finish off the attic space as soon as it is insulated correctly.
Vicinity of in Norfolk
Poor or no insulation behind electric fireplace inserts in preexisting wood fireplace. Poorly insulated doors and windows etc
Vicinity of Baecher Lane in Norfolk
Hi - I'm exploring improving my cellar and crawl space insulation in my 1908 home. The house was renovated in 1990 and a lot of the insulation is falling down, etc.
Vicinity of Glenhaven Crescent in Norfolk
Interested in having attic insulation replaced.
Vicinity of in Norfolk
I have a detached garage that I would like to get the ceiling spray foam insulated.
Vicinity of Redgate Ave in Norfolk
My electric bill has skyrocketed compared to this time of year last year. Watching my energy usage after turning off my thermostat ruled out any new greedy/runaway appliances, but my landlord's HVAC crew checked the heat pump unit twice and found nothing wrong. I'm thinking then it must be an insulation/leak/sealing issue and am interested in a door blower test.
Vicinity of Hudson Ave in Norfolk
Need crawlspace to past inspection.
Vicinity of Lexan Avenue in Norfolk
Insulate crawl space
Vicinity of Lexan Ave in Norfolk
We have standing water in the crawl space under our home and 100% moisture in some areas. Would love to have an estimate on fixing the water situation, replacing any damaged wood, placing a dehumidifier and encapsulating the space. Thanks!
Vicinity of Wellington St in Norfolk
I am interested in getting a quote for blown in cellulose insulation with borate for walls.
Vicinity of Armistead Bridge Road in Norfolk
Under insulated addition. Looking to have old insulation in attic removed and and add new blown in insulation. Approximately 400 square feet.
Vicinity of Kennebeck Ave in Norfolk
Concerns attic needs insulation removed/replaced and crawl space needs sealing
Vicinity of in Norfolk
Would like to insulate my attic ~1100sqft of bare space to cover +~700sqft if attic floor is upgraded too.
Vicinity of River Rd in Norfolk
Need a quote for a vapor barrier underneath the house
Vicinity of Lexan Ave in Norfolk
We need insulation in our house.
Vicinity of Quincy Street in Norfolk
House isnt maintaining temperature very well. Attic insulation is very old
Vicinity of Sewells Point Rd in Norfolk
We would like the attic properly insulated and possibly some ductwork insulated. We would like a quote.
Vicinity of Westmoreland Ave in Norfolk
My upstairs AC cannot keep up. Would like for someone to tell me if there is anything we can do insulation / air sealing wise as the HVAC people say there is nothing else they can do without upgrading duct size - which is not an option.
Vicinity of Bankhead Ave in Norfolk
I have owned this house since June, and now that the, "Dust has Settled," from moving I am looking to assess and repair energy deficiencies.
Vicinity of Beatty St in Norfolk
My house wont cool. My AC runs all day long and tests on it have shown no issues with the unit itself but I can't get my home below 84 degrees. I'm trying to figure out what is wrong with my home that would cause my unit not to cool it properly.
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23501, 23502, 23503, 23504, 23505, 23506, 23507, 23508, 23509, 23510, 23511, 23513, 23514, 23515, 23517, 23518, 23519, 23523, 23529, 23541, 23551
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