Category Archives: Crawl Spaces

Manufactured Home Foundation Certifications

The requirements for government guaranteed loans on manufactured housing changed to include a permanent foundation. It is required that foundations be certified by a licensed professional engineer to be in compliance with HUD-7584 (Permanent Foundation Guide for Manufactured Housing). This … Continue reading

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Termite Control in the Home

Wood-destroying insects and other organisms can cause serious problems in the wooden structural components of a house, and may go undetected for a long period of time.   New Construction All chemical soil treatments, bait systems, and chemical wood treatment … Continue reading

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AC/Heat-pump Line sets . . . . Building a House? Don’t do this!

Building a house?If you are, there are several things that you should be aware of and look out for. The problem is that in many cases, there are little things that can make a big difference, but since they aren’t … Continue reading

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The new age of Southeastern Crawl Spaces

These could be pics from any one of many crawl spaces that are inspected during the summer months here in the southeastern part of the US. This is especially true for those that have AC duct-work running through the crawl … Continue reading

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