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Crawlspace Insulation

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Do you have a smelly, dirty, crawlspace filled with bugs and who knows what else? Ecotelligent Homes can solve your crawlspace troubles with professionally installed vapor barriers and spray foam crawlspace insulation. As a licensed builder and professional insulation contractor, Ecotelligent Homes has been encapsulating crawl spaces throughout Southeast Michigan since 2009.

WHAT IS CRAWLSPACE ENCAPSULATION?

Crawlspace encapsulation turns your crawlspace into a mini basement with a vapor barrier over the ground to control moisture and insulating the walls of a crawlspace. This service brings your crawlspace into the conditioned (that is, heated or cooled) space, just like a basement, and eliminates the need for your crawlspace vents. Along with crawlspace insulation, your home will no longer have a scary crawlspace but a useable space for storage.

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ENCAPSULATING YOUR SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN CRAWLSPACE?

From Birmingham to Canton and Milford to Dearborn, Ecotelligent Homes has helped homeowners throughout Southeast Michigan to encapsulate and insulate their crawlspaces and realize the following benefits:

  • No more cold and drafty floors (improved comfort)
  • Reduced bugs and spider webs
  • Lower dust levels
  • Eliminated smells and controlled moisture for improved indoor air quality
  • Converted damp, musty space into clean, usable storage space

THE ECOTELLIGENT DIFFERENCE

Unlike a basement waterproofing company, Ecotelligent Homes’ methodology is to evaluate your crawlspace as a system. We go beyond the building code minimums to ensure your space is not only waterproofed but properly air sealed and insulated as part of your comprehensive energy efficiency upgrade. What differentiates a crawlspace insulated by Ecotelligent Homes?

  • A thread reinforced 12mil crawl space vapor barrier allows you to store items on the floor of your crawlspace without worrying about damaging the crawlspace vapor barrier
  • Closed cell spray foam insulation on the crawlspace walls that creates a custom fit air barrier and thermal barrier that is far superior to foam board insulation or fiberglass insulation
  • Attention to detail at critical areas on your crawlspace foundation walls and rim joist that result in a consistent air barrier to greatly reduce the drafts you feel on the floor above your crawlspace

Contact us 248-291-7815 to start improving your smelly, dirty crawlspace!

Blog Posts

Environmental Impacts of Spray Foam Insulation

As environmental concerns continue to rise, homeowners are becoming more aware of their carbon footprint. Investing in proper insulation for your home is a smart place to start your eco-friendly journey. By insulating your home, you are lowering your energy consumption, in return, lowering your environmental impact. Inquisitive consumers are curious as to how insulation […]

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How to Prevent Musty Smells or Mold in a Crawlspace

Crawlspaces are often forgotten parts of our homes. They can easily go unnoticed until a problem arises, such as mold or musty smells. With all the melting snow and rain during the spring season, it is important to have preventative measures in place to ensure your crawlspace is protected. What causes mold and odors to form […]

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Facts About Spray Foam Insulation

If you aren’t familiar with the different types of insulation, you might think all insulation is that fluffy pink fiberglass insulation that you typically see. Fiberglass insulation isn’t the only type of insulation and certainly isn’t the best option if you’re looking to be more energy efficient. Spray foam insulation is one of the best […]

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Case Studies

Nathan & Erin

Overview The bedrooms in Nathan and Erin’s home were hot and humid in the summer and cold and drafty in the winter. The uneven temperatures were leading to sleepless nights. Problem Ecotelligent Homes team performed a comprehensive home energy audit to find the main cause of the discomfort and even temperatures throughout the home. Approach […]

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Danielle T.

Overview Danielle’s kitchen and family room floors were cold and drafty. She also wanted to improve her environmental impact. Problem The Ecotelligent Homes team started with an energy audit. During the audit, we found that the basement rim joists were not properly insulated leading to the cold floors. Approach Ecotelligent Homes team used spray foam […]

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Jim & Louise

Overview A historic farm house with character had drafts causing uncomfortable rooms. The house was also experiencing ice dams. Problem The Ecotelligent Homes team performed a comprehensive home energy audit to help identify the problem areas in the attic that needed improvements to eliminate uncomfortable places. Approach Our team used a combination of cellulose insulation […]

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THE ECOTELLIGENT DIFFERENCE

Ecotelligent Homes is a home performance contractor, which means we are a one-stop-shop and we manage the project from start to finish. We follow a three-step process when assessing and improving the comfort and energy efficiency of your home.

We can identify the source of your comfort and efficiency issues and present you with a solution to resolve the problem at its root.

Our licensed and insured team will install your improvements to industry-leading standards.

Our quality assurance check confirms the quality of our work and its impact on your home’s energy efficiency, comfort and health.