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Esther Ngethe

Are Basement Floor Drains Vented?

Heating grid with ventilation by the floor in hardwood flooring, Are Basement Floor Drains Vented?

Floor drains are designed to efficiently and effectively channel water to sewers or municipal storm drains. They prevent flooding and keep the floors dry. They also provide access points to remove clogs in toilets, showers, and sinks. You may be…

Can A Crawl Space Be Too Dry?

closed cell spray foam insulation in basement crawl space, Can A Crawl Space Be Too Dry?

Most crawl spaces tend to have higher relative humidity levels than the rest of the home. However, you may be wondering if a crawl space can be too dry. We researched the topic, and this is what we discovered. A…

Do Crawl Space Pipes Freeze?

A worker checking the pipes under the crawl space, Do Crawl Space Pipes Freeze

Crawl spaces provide a fitting place to install utility pipes and ductwork. However, these spaces are exposed to freezing air. You may be wondering whether crawl space pipes freeze. We talked to the experts, and this is what we discovered.…

How To Vent A Dryer In The Basement

Several air exhaust vents with flapper and screen on white stucco wall of residential building, How To Vent A Dryer In The Basement

Dryer vents allow moisture, heat, and lint to be expelled outside. By creating a suction force that removes lint from clothes and optimizes air circulation, vents enhance the efficiency of a dryer. You may be wondering how to vent a…