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Crawl Space Waterproofing Service Near Mercer, WI

The owner of this 1907 home in Mercer, WI reached out to us looking for an insulation solution for their crawl space. They also wanted a way to keep rodents out from underneath their home as well.

Design Specialist Henry Jungbauer went out to the home to conduct a free no-obligation estimate appointment for the homeowner. After taking several measurements and photos, Henry created a quote for our Crawl Space Encapsulation service.

A DBS Foreman led the installation of this project with assistance from a crew. Together they installed drainage matting along the ground to help the flow of water, then they installed TerraBlock® foam frost barrier panels and a layer of CleanSpace® water vapor barrier to complete the 3-layer process. The crew also sprayed polyurethane insulation along the vertical walls in the crawl space to air-seal the space.

Now that the crawl space has been thoroughly insulated, the homeowner can relax with peace of mind.

Pest and Temperature Issues Solved for Home in Mercer, WI

This home in Mercer, WI was first built in 1907. After owning this property since the 1990's, they've always noticed significant inssues with temperature and humidity levels i nthe home. After recently seeing mice in the home's crawl space, they homeowner reached out to us about our Dr. Energy Saver® service for crawl space encapsulation. 

Design Specialist Henry Jungbauer visited the home to provide a free, no-obligation estimate. DBS Foreman Orrin Sundberg and his prodution crew place a drainage layer and vapor barrier in the crawl space. This will prevent moisture as well as pests from entering the home via the crawl space.

Keeping your crawl space dry can also significantly reduce long-term damage to the wooden building material supporting the structure. From there, they applied closed-cell spray foam insulation to the rim joists where the crawl space was releasing cold air into the main level of the home. 

The owner was happy with the work done, and how it resulted in a great improvement of this home's overall health. 

Crawl Space Repair in Holcombe, WI

This Holcombe, WI homeowner reached out to DBS with their crawl space problems. They wanted a professional and permanent solution and knew we could help. 

DBS Design Specialist Henrik Makitalo visited the home and provided the homeowner with a free, no-obligation solution. After a careful inspection, Henrik suggested our crawl space encapsulation services to fully waterproof the crawl space. Our DBS foreman and crew then installed our CleanSpace® Drainage Matting and Vapor Barrier to help keep the space healthy and dry.

The homeowner can now have a piece of mind knowing their crawl space is clean, safe, and dry. 

Sump Pump Installation in Eau Claire, WI

A homeowner in Eau Claire, WI was experiencing an issue with their basement area. The basement had water leaks and it was prone to damage as a result. A Design Specialist from DBS was able to visit the home and provide a free, no-obligation estimate for the waterproofing service. It was concluded that our waterproofing crew would install a TripleSafe™ below the stairs in a closed-off space to help rid the basement of any flooding water. Aside from that, a WaterGuard® system was also installed to act as a drainage point. 

Flooded Crawl Space in Hayward, MN Encapsulated and Protected from Future Issues

These homeowners in Hayward, MN needed major assistance with their crawl space issues. After purchasing a new home, they discovered standing water in the crawl space and rotting support beams. Wanting to avoid any further damage to the home, and to combat any mold issues, the owners reached out to DBS for help. 

Design Specialist James Miller assisted these homeowners in a free, no-obligation estimate to find the best solution for their home. After a thorough inspection, James provided a quote and recommended the installation of SmartJack® beams and drainage matting. 

Foreman Chris Church led the installation of the encapsulation project. Chris and his team fully encapsulated the crawl space, starting with drainage matting. This helps the soil and dirt under the home to safely and effectively help drain the water in the space. Next, they used SprayFoam insulation to air seal the space and create a moisture barrier. They then used CleanSpace® to line the entirety of the crawl space for a clean, water resistant barrier, which also allows the space to be used for safe, dry storage. 

These homeowners can now enjoy their new home know their crawl space is safe and dry. 

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