The crawl space was wet as well.
The structural support in the crawl space was not strong, causing the floors above to sag badly.
The old support posts were rusting and sinking into the ground.
The SmartJack support posts bear the weight of the home and lift the floors above back to their original position.
The vapor barrier seals the crawl space off from the outside world and prevent moisture from getting through.
Before the encapsulation. Several supplemental beams were needed to stabilized the crawl space.
This homeowner contacted HomeSpec because her floors were sagging - this was caused by the failing structural support in her crawl space.
To fix this problem, our crew stabilized the crawl space and lifted the floor above with brand new support posts and beams. We also encapsulated the crawl space with the CleanSpace vapor barrier and vent covers.