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Highland Park Crawl Space Waterproofing

Highland Park, a suburban municipality in Lake County, Illinois with a population of about 30,000, is known for many attractions including several landmark structures designed by prominent architects. Houses designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, Howard Van Doren Shaw, and David Adler among others can be found in the municipality.

It doesn’t matter if your home was designed by a legendary architect, given the climate of the area, all homes have the same propensity to suffer from damp basements and wet crawl spaces.

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Highland Park Crawl Space Waterproofing

A suburban municipality in Lake County, Illinois, Highland Park was founded in 1869 with just 500 residents. Today, it has evolved to become home to nearly 30,000. Park of the Chicago metropolitan area, it is located just 23 miles north of downtown Chicago.

While Chicago is known as the Windy City, Highland Park may just as well be called the same since it shares a similar climate. With harsh winters and thunderstorms common in spring and summer, it isn’t hard to imagine many a crawl space in Highland Park being inundated with water.

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Chicago Basement Floor Crack Repair

A suburban municipality in Illinois, Highland Park is known for its historical architectural landmarks by prominent architects such as Frank Lloyd Wright, David Adler, and Howard Can Doren Shaw. It has a population of about 30,000 and is located on the North Shore of the Chicago metropolitan area.

Even if your home is not designed by a famous architect, if you have a crawl space, chances are you have to deal with it being damp from excess moisture, whether due to weather, hydrostatic pressure, or bad drainage.

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Highland Park, IL Crawl Space Encapsulation

A suburban municipality, Highland Park in Lake County, Illinois is located north of Chicago and is part of the Chicago metropolitan area. It shares the extreme weather conditions the Windy City is known for, freezing winters and scorching summers with thunderstorms common during spring and summer. During wet weather, many residents can experience moisture issues in their crawl spaces, which can be a problem.  Water in crawl spaces can cause numerous problems both for your home and health. It can cause rot in wooden posts, ruin the foundation, cause musty smells, and foster the growth of mildew and mold - which can cause health issues.  

Solutions to Crawl Space Moisture

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