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With years of experience and knowledge, the team at Dry Otter knows a thing or two about keeping homes healthy. And now, we want to pass on what we’ve learned on to you, our customer, so that you can keep up to date on keeping your home safe and healthy.

Effective Solutions for Managing Water in Your Crawl Space

Whether identifying, addressing, or preventing water accumulation in crawl spaces, we'll look at the importance of professional waterproofing solutions to safeguard your home's integrity.
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Upcoming Winter Home Improvement Shows Near Charlotte

Get ready to be inspired this winter with a series of home improvement shows in and around Charlotte! Whether you’re planning to build, remodel, or simply seek fresh ideas for

I’m Drysdale

Most people don’t really like crawl spaces.  I admit they lack luster, but I don’t mind them.  I’m Drysdale, and I represent Dry Otter Waterproofing.

Plastic: Not Just for Barbie

Plastic has long held a place in our lives, often associated with childhood toys and everyday conveniences. However, the recent success of the new Barbie movie isn’t the only arena

Why Your Grandpa’s Crawl Space Was Dry

Your grandparents probably never even thought of the crawl space other than somewhere for the dogs to sleep because it was mold and mildew free and not a concern.

Your Top Ten Crawl Space Questions Answered

Here are the top 10 questions Carolina homeowners may have about crawl space waterproofing, and their answers, to help you make informed decisions and maintain a safe and secure home. 

Protecting your Crawl Space or Basement from the Woes of Summer Storms

As the summer heat sets in, crawl spaces and basements face a unique set of challenges due to increased humidity levels and the potential for summer storms.
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Relative Humidity in a Crawl Space: How To Measure and Prevent

Maintaining optimal relative humidity (RH) levels in your crawl space is crucial for preventing moisture-related issues that can harm your home’s structural integrity and indoor air quality.
6 Steps of Crawl Space Encapsulation

Understanding the 6 Steps of Crawl Space Encapsulation

Crawl space encapsulation is a method used to protect your home from moisture damage by sealing the crawl space with a waterproof barrier.  Here are the steps to a dry