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Ford's Colony, Williamsburg Crawl Space Encapsulation

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Successfully sealing a crawl space vent to control moisture and temperature

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Walls & Ceilings Top 25 Insulation Contractors 2021
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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
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I could not have been more pleased with the professional workmanship that the team that came in from The Drying Company/ ThermalTec to handle the job. There...
Testimonial by Robert B. from Williamsburg, VA
I am e-mailing to tell you that your solution has significantly contributed to what we now deem a problem solved! We cannot tell you how astonished and...
Testimonial by Melanie & Scott M. from Williamsburg, VA
I just wanted to get back with you about the check of my crawl space last Friday. I am so glad that my neighbor recommended The Drying Company last summer.
Testimonial by Karen H. from Williamsburg, VA

Expert Ductwork Sealing, Home Energy Audits, & Insulation Contractor

The Drying Co./ThermalTec 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!

Basement Waterproofing Experts

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./ThermalTec 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 Williamsburg, 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./ThermalTec 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 Williamsburg, VA!

Reliable Gutter Installation in Williamsburg

Your home’s gutters are an essential component of your roofing system. Without properly functioning gutters, damage can occur to your roof, siding, landscaping, and even your foundation. Clogs, poor draining, pulling away from your roof - all of these issues can be a thing of the past with expert gutter installation services from The Drying Co./ThermalTec. We specialize in seamless aluminum gutter installation, offering an industry-leading solution guaranteed to provide lasting results for your home.

Seamless gutters are superior due to their construction method - we machine our seamless gutters from a single piece of aluminum, leaving no material inside of the gutter channel to catch debris and form a clog. Paired with our gutter guard, we can guarantee that our seamless aluminum gutters will never clog, and you’ll never have to clean them again!

Gutter services in Williamsburg

  • Seamless gutter installation
  • Aluminum gutter replacement
  • Gutter downspout extensions
  • Gutter guard
  • Full gutter system installation
  • And More!

When you’re ready to work with the Williamsburg area’s best gutter contractor, it’s time to give The Drying Co./ThermalTec a call. We offer no-cost, no-obligation gutter replacement estimates in Williamsburg and the surrounding areas.

Case Studies From Williamsburg
Resealing
A homeowner in Williamsburg called us out to investigate their crawl space, which they say has had moisture issues. We sent out a Home Performance...
Repairing
This Williamsburg, VA homeowner contacted us because they were experiencing musty odors and cold floors inside their home and wanted us to look at...
Rain
This homeowner is looking for gutter covers to keep debris out of the gutters of their home.
Job Stories From Williamsburg, VA
Replacing a Clogged Leaf Guard Gutter System with Gutter Shutter in Williamsburg, VA

This Williamsburg, VA homeowner reached out to us because their gutter system had filled with debris, was clogged and sagging. When it rained, the water was flowing over top of the Leaf Guard system that was in place and flooding their landscaping and crawl space. The homeowner has been in the home for about 5 years and the problem has gotten worse over time. They tried several things to mitigate the water issues including installing ground gutter and pipes to help divert the water. None of these solutions had worked and they wanted to control the water around their home and protect their landscaping from water damage.

The Leaf Guard system in place was ineffective in protecting the home from water damage, and filling with debris because the trough of the gutter system is not supported. As debris and water filled the gutter system, it began to weigh down the gutter allowing more debris to get in and worsening the problem.

We proposed replacing the existing gutter system with Gutter Shutter. The Gutter Shutter system is a larger, 6-inch gutter with hood.

The system is braced by a heavy-duty bracket, every 2 feet, which supports the hood, front, and back of the gutter making it the largest and strongest gutter system on the market. The hood displaces the surface tension of the water allowing it to flow into the gutter while keeping leaves and debris out. The downspouts will direct the water away from the home’s foundation protecting the crawl space and landscaping from water damage. The homeowner will not need to worry about cleaning their gutters because Gutter Shutter is guaranteed never to clog, sag, or pull away.

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Protecting a Williamsburg, VA Basement

This Williamsburg, VA homeowner contacted us in need of a long-term solution to protect their basement from water entering through the walls. We installed the WaterGuard Drainage System with CleanSpace on the walls and a TripleSafe Sump System.

WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system. The perimeter of the basement is first dug up and the WaterGuard track is installed with stone then concrete is poured over the top of it. The system directs any collected water from the ground or CleanSpace system to the TripleSafe Sump System. Reinstalling the concrete over the systems, hides the drainage track from view and leaves the space useable for the homeowner. The track is accessible through inspection ports that sit flush with the floor. These ports allow for any maintenance or inspection of the system without digging it back up.

Next, CleanSpace, a heavy-duty 20-mil vapor barrier is installed on the basement walls. This liner directs water entering through the cinderblock walls down into the WaterGuard Drainage System, preventing it from entering the basement. It has a built-in anti-microbial called UltraFresh that helps prevent mildew/mold growth. If the homeowner chooses at a later date, they can finish the basement walls overtop of the CleanSpace system.

Finally, The TripleSafe Sump System is installed. The TripleSafe is made up of a sump pump basin, large enough to fit two cast iron sump pumps, a 1/3 HP pump and a ½ HP pump and the UltraSump Battery Back-up Pumping System. The 1/3 pump is the main pump responsible for removing water from the basement. The ½ HP pump takes over if the 1/3 HP pump fails or cannot keep up with the amount of water entering the basement. Finally, a 3rd pump, the UltraSump Battery Back-up Pumping System steps in if the power fails. The TripleSafe Sump System pumps any water out of the basement and away from the home to a drainage point designated by the homeowner.

These three systems work together to protect this basement from any water infiltration. A WaterWatch Alarm that is part of the TripleSafe Sump System will sound if the pump has a failure before it overflows into the basement, or I will sound if a pipe bursts and water covers the top of the lid making contact with the alarm. This will notify the homeowner that there is an issue that needs to be addressed. This complete Basement Waterproofing System gives the homeowner peace of mind that their basement and their home are protected.

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Work Requests From Williamsburg, VA
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Need new gutters
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We had a branch fall on the front of our house and damaged the gutter. At least one section needs to be replaced, and we also have several areas that may have rotting wood near our gutters. Looking for an estimate for repair. Thank you.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
We have a Lennar home in Colonial Heritage and the roofs are massive with small gutters. The gutters easily fill up and overflow so I was wondering in the front if an additional downspout could be added and discharge the water down the concrete drive.
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Need single run of gutter across the back of my new garage. Should be leaf-free style, probably just one downspout, its only 15' long run.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Recently purchased home. Inspector noted we should get the barrier redone. It is currently dry and insect free - per the Home Inspector.
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I recently moved into a 1980 home and want an energy efficiency audit and recommendations.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Attic insulation, attic ductwork sealing
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
We need insulation in the crawl space because our master bedroom especially, but the whole house, is freezing in the winter. Perhaps also in the window seat bump out in the master bedroom as well. We also need more insulation in the attic. I'm impressed that you use green, but especially non-toxic products. This is very important to me because I am chemically sensitive and have had significant health problems over the years related to chemical toxicity, heavy metal toxicity, etc.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Uneven temperate on the first floor - bedroom very cold, warmer in other rooms. Just replaced the windows
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Our crawlspace is encapsulated (by prior homeowners). We recently had a leaky washing machine and pipe leak in the crawl space generate some moisture. We took care of the acute moisture problem, but now we know there is there is no dehumidifier down there, which can be problematic. We are interested in a quote for installation & maintenance of crawl space dehumidifier.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Would like to explore putting in spray foam insulation into attic space
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In need of foundation repair.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Need crawlspace maintenance
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Gutters. Interested in gutter guards or learning other options.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Need dehumidifier in crawl space
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Clogged gutters have caused interior damage. Need gutter helmets installed on 2 sides, they are already installed on 1 side of the home
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Good Day, I need gutters installed on my house and the ground concrete gutters reset. Thank you.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Looking to have mould removed from crawlspace and encapsulate to stop future moisture problem.
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Moisture in crawl due to poor flashing/drainage. Water on vapor barrier, joists have excessive moisture, and appears mold has formed. Interested in remedy and remediation. Thank you!
Project Location: Williamsburg, VA
Crawl space had been treated in the past for dampness. May be damp again and need additional remedies.
Serving the following Williamsburg, VA zip codes
23185, 23186, 23187, 23188
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