Pests do not typically eat your home’s insulation. Instead, they destroy it by tunneling, nesting, breeding, and leaving their toxic feces behind. This reduces the effectiveness of your insulation, causes expensive damage, and is a health hazard. Removing pests from your home’s attic or crawl space insulation can take months if you try to take on this job by yourself.

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Pest Infested Wall, Attic, and Crawl Space

One common area of your home that can take a serious hit from pests is your crawl space and attic insulation. Dealing with any type of insect or pest infestation within the walls and attic of your home is frustrating. When these annoying pests start to cause serious damage to your home, stress levels really begin to rise. Pest Infested Insulation Insulation is a must when it comes to keeping your home comfortable and keeping your energy bill at an … Read More

Encapsulation – What is it and why is it Important?

Encapsulation Living in the Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver areas offer a beautiful landscape with plenty of rains to keep our gardens, lawn, and forests green and lush. However with that also come high humidity and the problems that are associated. Crawl Space Air Quality Does your home smell musty? Do any of your loved ones suffer from allergies? Do you have more than your share of children with respiratory problems? Experience insect infestations? All of these issues could possibly be … Read More

Crawl Space Encapsulation

Moisture Control with Crawl Space Encapsulation Damaged, molding, or pest-infested crawl spaces can decrease your home’s energy efficiency, create foul odors and even risk the structural integrity of your home. Damaging Long-Term Effects of Moisture It can be easy to think “out of sight-out of mind” with a crawl space. But allowing your crawl space to deteriorate can have damaging long-term effects. Ensuring a crawl space is in good condition can prevent extensive repairs and save you money. Vented crawl … Read More

Seattle Insulation Repair

Insulation Repair Saves Energy If your home has damaged, outdated, or simply inadequate insulation, it could be costing you hundreds in heating and cooling costs. According to the US Department of Energy, insulation installation is the number one, most cost-effective way to save money on heating and cooling expenses year-round. Typically, adding or repairing insulation pays for itself in 3 years from reducing heat and cooling costs by 20%. But how does insulation make a home more energy efficient? How … Read More