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Crawl Space Door Installation

Man installing crawl space door on side of home.

Living with a broken crawl space door lets in air, water, and pests, causing humidity, flooding, infestations, and mold. These problems can damage your home’s structure and harm your health. Ohio Basement Authority can fix this with expert crawl space repair options, including a strong, airtight door.

Homeowners in Ohio have trusted us to protect their homes since 2009. Read on to learn why a sturdy crawl space door is important and how it keeps your home safe.

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What is a Crawl Space Door?

Fully installed sealed crawl space door.

Crawl spaces usually have a door on the side to let you get under your house. Ideally, this door should block bad weather, pests, and moisture while allowing easy access for maintenance and repairs.

However, many crawl space doors fall short. They can be too weak, too old, or damaged by moisture and weather.

If your crawl space door isn’t doing its job, it’s time to replace it with a high-quality one. A sturdy crawl space door is essential for protecting your crawl space. This upgrade improves your home’s health and safety, enhances air quality, and saves energy.

Signs You Need a New Crawl Space Door

There are several telltale signs that your home might need a new crawl space door:

Old, damaged, wooden crawl space door.

When these issues arise, it’s time to consider a reliable solution to prevent further damage and costly future repairs.

Is a Crawl Space Door Necessary?

Yes, having a well-fitted crawl space door is crucial for managing moisture in your home. Without it, your crawl space encapsulation system won’t work properly. Over time, exposure to moisture and pests can cause serious damage to your home’s structure and health.

We don’t recommend DIY installations. They don’t provide your crawl space with maximum protection. in fact, many store-bought options are just wooden doors that rot easily or metal ones that rust and corrode.

Choose a durable door customized for your crawl space needs. A new door from Ohio Basement Authority fits perfectly with our home solutions. It seals your system, keeping your home dry, comfortable, and structurally sound.

What Are the Benefits of Crawl Space Door Installation? 

  • Improved Home Air Quality: A secure crawl space door blocks humid or polluted outdoor air, enhancing your home’s air quality.
  • Prevent Water Intrusion: A watertight door keeps rain and snow out of the crawl space, keeping your home dry.
  • Pest Protection: Well-fitted doors make it harder for rodents, insects, and wildlife to get into the crawl space, protecting insulation and preventing disease.
  • Complete the Encapsulation System: Top-quality doors fully seal the crawl space, ensuring complete protection for your home’s structure and indoor air quality.
  • Increased Energy Efficiency: Sealing the crawl space reduces heat loss in winter and cool air loss in summer, improving energy efficiency.
  • Enhanced Property Value: A well-maintained crawl space boosts your home’s value, showing it has been properly cared for.

How We Install Crawl Space Doors

Crawl space doors are not a standalone solution, but part of a comprehensive crawl space encapsulation system. Here’s the process our team follows when installing these products:

With our nationally-backed installation process, Ohio Basement Authority ensures a secure, long-lasting fit with your access door and other encapsulation solutions. Contact us today!

Why Our Crawl Space Doors are the Best Choice for Your Home

Our crawl space doors stand out for several reasons:

  • Superior materials resistant to rust, corrosion, and damage
  • Design that withstands seasonal changes
  • Custom-made to precisely fit your crawl space
  • Compatible with our other crawl space solutions
  • Protected with annual maintenance service plans

Contact Ohio Basement Authority for Crawl Space Doors Today!

Inspector measuring a crawl space door.

Damaged crawl space doors harm your home and family’s well-being. Ensure their safety with expert installations and encapsulation from Ohio Basement Authority.

We’ve protected homes in Columbus, Cincinnati, and surrounding areas for 15 years. Contact us for a free inspection and estimate. Secure your home’s air and structure from moisture damage today.

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    We don’t recommend DIY installations to address your crawl space door. Doors from big-box stores may not provide an exact, airtight fit, and their materials can sustain damage and wear and tear over time. Contact Ohio Basement Authority for a free crawl space inspection. We measure your door and customize our durable alternatives to fit your needs. 

    Installation times vary depending on the extent of the damage and other necessary repairs. When installed along with additional crawl space encapsulation solutions, our team can complete the process within a day or two. We work efficiently without compromising on quality. Contact us to schedule a free crawl space inspection and estimate on repairs. 

    The price depends on the door size and other crawl space encapsulation needs. You will receive an accurate cost breakdown during a free crawl space inspection with an Ohio Basement Authority expert. We also provide no-obligation estimates and financing options to help manage the investment in your home’s health. 

    Ohio Basement Authority Service area

    Our Locations

    Akron Office

    429 Portage Blvd
    Kent, OH 44240

    Cincinnati Office

    1270 Hillsmith Dr.
    Cincinnati, OH 45215

    Cleveland Office

    7950 Bavaria Rd.
    Twinsburg, OH 44087

    Columbus Office

    2421 McGaw Rd.
    Obetz, OH 43207

    Dayton Office

    70 Birch Alley, Suite 240
    Beavercreek, OH, 45440

    Dublin Office

    5650 Blazer Memorial Pkwy, #124
    Dublin, OH 43017