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Best Dusting Techniques to Upgrade Your Clean!

June 27, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

Best Dusting Techniques to Upgrade Your Clean!

Why is having the best dusting techniques so important? For most of us, dusting is a pain and chore. And, naturally, the larger your home, the more of a pain it is. No matter the size, though, using the best dusting techniques is vital for a happy, healthy home. You may be asking yourself how something as simple as dusting could be so important, and that’s a perfectly reasonable question. The worst part about ...

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How to Remove Crawl Space Smell

June 22, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

How to Remove Crawl Space Smell

How to Remove Crawl Space Smell? 👃 To determine the best solution for how to remove crawl space smell, you first have to figure out where the smell is coming from. When looking for how to remove crawl space smell, start with these common culprits: Foreign objects. Is there anything in your crawl space that shouldn’t be there? Do you have any paint cans lying around? What about trash that builders or contractors might have ...

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Combat the Negative Effects of a Crawl Space Foundation

June 16, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

Combat the Negative Effects of a Crawl Space Foundation

What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of a Crawl Space Foundation? What is a crawl space foundation? In the simplest terms, a crawl space foundation is a tight space that is typically small enough to where you need to crawl to get into it, and it is most often associated with (or is replacing) your basement. Crawl space foundations are generally categorized as being smaller than four feet in height, and anything else is considered ...

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What are the pros of a crawl space barrier?

June 8, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

What are the pros of a crawl space barrier?

What are the pros of a crawl space barrier? If you’re interested in preventing mold growth, preserving your home’s piping system, keeping rodents out of your crawl space, and saving money on your energy bill, then installing a crawl space vapor barrier is essential. Saturn Resource Management explains, “Every crawl space should have a ground moisture barrier installed over the bare soil. A lot of moisture travels from the ground into the air ...

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Tips for Crawl Space Water Proofing

June 1, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

Tips for Crawl Space Water Proofing

What are tips for crawl space water proofing? For a lot of homeowners, the crawl space isn’t an area of the house that’s given much thought. It’s not a place that adds square footage, and it’s certainly not an area where you can hang out and relax. But if you’re not paying careful attention, your crawl space can have a very negative effect on your home and the health of ...

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Why Do Homes Have a Crawl Space?

May 25, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

Why Do Homes Have a Crawl Space?

What is a crawl space and why do homes have a crawl space? Simply put, a crawl space is similar to a basement but is vented to outside air. Some crawl spaces can be full-height like a basement, where others can be two feet tall or shorter, so that you have to crawl around on your belly. So why do homes have a crawl space? The two primary reasons homes have crawl spaces are cost ...

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Crawl Space Insulation: Best Practices to Energy Efficient Crawl Spaces

May 18, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

Crawl Space Insulation: Best Practices to Energy Efficient Crawl Spaces

Creating Energy Efficient Crawl Spaces with Crawl Space Insulation Properly insulating crawl spaces can help turn them into energy efficient crawl spaces, when combined with air sealing and moisture control. Crawl space insulation types depend on whether you have a ventilated or unventilated crawl space. Most crawl spaces are vented, as to prevent moisture issues – which is why the majority of building codes require vents in the first place. However, there are contractors and other ...

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Landscaping Problems that Lead to Crawl Space Water Damage

May 11, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

Landscaping Problems that Lead to Crawl Space Water Damage

Landscaping Problems that Lead to Crawl Space Water Damage Crawl space water damage and basement water damage are unfortunately very common. This is because crawl space water damage and basement water damage can come from both outdoor and indoor sources. Since they’re the lowest points in your house, crawl spaces and basements are typically the final traveling point of moisture that has leaked anywhere inside your home. The rising groundwater from soil that’s ...

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5 Benefits of Having a Dehumidifier in Your Crawl Space

May 4, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

5 Benefits of Having a Dehumidifier in Your Crawl Space

5 Benefits of Having a Dehumidifier in Your Crawl Space If you live in a particularly humid climate, or have small living spaces with limited ventilation such as a crawlspace, a good dehumidifier can make your home less hospitable to allergens like dustmites, mold, and mildew by reducing humidity levels. Dehumidifiers also reduce irritation to your skin and respiratory system, allowing you to breathe easier; help to protect structural integrity; and save energy. hbspt.cta ...

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The Link Between Crawl Spaces and Cold Floors

April 27, 2017 By AdvantaClean - 0 Comments

The Link Between Crawl Spaces and Cold Floors

Crawl Spaces and Cold Floors Crawl spaces and cold floors is all too common of a problem during the heating season – which you may not be thinking about right now, as summer is just around the corner. But in fact, now is the best time to be thinking about your crawl spaces and cold floors, because now is the best time to fix it. The problem with crawl spaces and cold floors is that the ...

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