Protect Your Crawl Space in San Antonio & Austin, TX With Vapor Barriers
Underneath a home or business, issues in a crawl space can lurk undetected for years. If the area is too moist, mold can start to form in the crawl space, posing a health hazard for residents and employees. Or, moisture can accelerate rot and erosion in wooden beams and floors, threatening the very foundation of the structure.
At Foundation Support Specialists, we frequently employ vapor barriers as a solution to excessively damp conditions in a crawl space. This method of encapsulation is an effective and long lasting way to keep moisture under your building under control.
Vapor Barrier Protection
Vapor barriers are essentially a lining system for a crawl space area. The liner is made from polyethylene reinforced with polyester cord and chemically treated to deter mold growth. The vapor barrier will surround a crawl space area, covering the floors, walls and ceilings. The barrier places a protective wall between the moisture coming from the ground and the foundation.
Vapor barriers accomplish a number of things, including:
The long term effectiveness of vapor barriers depends on both the precision of the technicians installing it and the quality of the product. The team at Foundation Support Services has years of experience in the San Antonio and Austin, TX area working with vapor barrier installations. Our knowledgeable team will install the liners with precision and expertise. In addition, our company uses only the highest quality vapor barrier products, ensuring the solution is a lasting one.
Why We Exceed Expectations
With a business model that was built upon quality long-lasting foundation services, our company truly shines when it comes to our service. We believe in forming partnerships with each customer so that our service doesn’t end when the work is complete. Our technicians will follow up with you after your vapor barriers are installed to make sure that they are still functioning the way they should and your crawl space is still protected. If you had vapor barriers installed by a different company, we can still help by performing an inspection to determine their effectiveness and any repairs to the barrier necessary.