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Crawl Space Vapor Barrier

Crawl Space Vapor Barrier Installation in Birmingham

Safeguard Your Home Against Water, Mold & Pests

If your home was built with a pier-and-beam foundation and includes a crawl space instead of a full basement, chances are good that you don't go down there very often. In fact, many homeowners have never even looked in their crawl space. That is a significant oversight.

Most crawl spaces have dirt floors and are vented to the outdoors. In the heat of summer, that allows hot air to enter your home. During the winter months, cold air comes in. These conditions are not good for your home. They cause condensation and high humidity, which can trigger structural problems related to the presence of mold, dust mites, dry rot, bugs, and other issues that a vented crawl space brings to the table. 

The solution? A crawl-space encapsulation system from Ox Foundation Solutions for homeowners throughout Alabama.

Installing a complete vapor barrier provides the crawl space with a moisture-protection layer to guard against the negative effects of excess moisture, such as mold, floor failure, increased electricity costs, odors, insects, and dust mites. High relative humidity and moisture can also have major health effects on residents, causing or worsening conditions such as asthma, hay fever, allergies, and other respiratory conditions.

Don’t leave these vital updates until later: our Birmingham crawl space vapor barrier installation team can help ensure that your home is protected. Call (205) 839-7950 today.

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Vapor Barriers Provide Extra Protection

A vapor barrier is used to resist moisture from entering through your wall, ceiling, or floor. Essentially, a vapor barrier's job is to create a layer of protection between your home and the crawl space beneath it. It's also useful as an energy-saving method to lower your heating bills while ensuring your home feels more comfortable.

Here at Ox Foundation Solutions, we recommend having a crawl space encapsulation system installed in your crawl space. It takes less than a day to install, and you'll have the best crawl-space application on the market, with noticeable results on every level of your home!

A HealthyCrawl™ crawl space vapor barrier in Birmingham will block crawl-space moisture and solid gases from entering your home or office. As a 20MIL Woven Polyethylene Fire Retardant product, it is Class A fire-rated and will protect your structure from multiple perils. Combined the barrier with a crawl space liner and dehumidifier, like a Healthy Shield and Watchdog NXT85, and you will soon have the driest, healthiest crawl space in Alabama.

Benefits of these systems include:

  • Fast, clean installation
  • Eliminate mold and mildew from the air in your home
  • Utility bill savings
  • Added storage space
  • Added benefits when using with crawl space dehumidification system

Contact Ox Foundation Solutions online or give us a call at (205) 839-7950 for more information and to schedule your estimate!

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What Clients Think About Us

    "All above and beyond. Appreciate your work ethic."

    Thank you Jackson for being so thorough and detailed with my yearly service and leveling out one of the units and the extra detail to replacing/cleaning the drain lines.

    - CD Jr.
    "Ox Foundation did a great job!"

    A sweet lady at Ox even called me every morning to tell me the crew on the way and when to expect them, that was really nice.

    - George F.
    "Thank you Ox Foundations!!!!"

    This was the best decision we could have made. We got the house, that we loved, and Ox took us through each phase of the repair.

    - Al C.
    "I would highly recommend them!"

    I am very pleased with the work that all of the Ox Foundation Crews did.

    - Matt C.
    "Ox did a great job for us!"

    Choosing the right company to do our work was a tedious process, but we could not be happier with our choice.

    - Jim B.
    "Thank you, Jackson and Ox Foundation!"

    Ox Foundations strives for excellence, and it is shown in their work and employees!

    - Shannon N.
    "I highly recommend OX!"

    They were courteous and professional and their work was excellent.

    - Alan T.
    "Highly recommend using Ox for any crawl space issues you might have."

    He explained how the maintenance program would work and got us taken care of quickly.

    - Evan M.

The Ox Foundation Solutions Difference

We know there are a lot of companies claiming to be foundation and waterproofing specialists, but we're confident we offer superior service with work you can trust. We work with our clients to help you get the repairs you need to feel safe and healthy in your home.

  • Free Estimates

    Are you unsure if you need foundation work or just need to find out how much it will cost? We offer free, in-person, no-obligation inspections for any of our foundation, waterproofing, sump pump, or other services. Call us now to book an appointment.

  • Financing Available
    Most people have other things they want and need to spend their money on besides foundation work, waterproofing, and crawl spaces, but putting this off can jeopardize the safety of your home. We've partnered with a finance company to offer low-interest finance options.
  • Full Transferable Warranty
    We stand behind the work we do. That is why we offer full, life-of-the-structure warranties that are transferable should you sell your home. We've been in business for several decades so we're not a fly-by-night company. We stand behind our work and will be there should you ever need us again.

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