A: Moisture. Moisture and mold are closely related, and it’s why ‘58 Foundations performs mold removal services. Not only do we remove the mold, but as crawlspace and basement mold removal professionals, we eliminate the source of water and/or moisture that
A: The added benefits of a ’58 Crawlspace Encapsulation System are twofold. One, you’ll have lower energy bills. Studies show that crawl space encapsulation can result in up to a 20% reduction in heating and cooling costs due to reduced moisture.
A: Any dampness or moisture in a crawlspace is bad for the home because it can lead to mold growth, wood rot and insect and rodent infestations. Standing water only increases these problems. Because air moves upward in a home,
A: If you have an existing sump pump and are still having water problems you need to have an experienced and knowledgeable foundation waterproofing company look at the issue. An Engineered Solutions project manager is fully qualified to completely diagnose
A: An issue in a singular location can be a symptom of a more systemic problem. Over time, the foundation drain that was installed when your house was constructed can clog with silt and allow water to find its way
A: Before rushing to purchase waterproofing products that are available at your local home improvement store or even on late-night infomercials, we always recommend having a professional waterproofing specialist evaluate your specific issue to fully explain the causes and explain
Water may be entering through the walls, by seeping up from the ground below, or from leaks in your plumbing. It could even be from any combination of the three. Water pooling against the foundation then seeping through the walls