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Just recently had my home appraised and bug inspected to secure a refinance a cash out loan. I live where the rain water settles under the house a couple times a year. It is from a creek down the road. The state is working on getting the situtaiton under control. But the bug inspector said that I have to put a cement vent well in the crawl spots because he didn't find any bugs but said he found dampness and will be trouble in the future. Now I understand that some people do not approve of this treatment. What say you?

Contractor's Assistant: How long has this been going on? And how severe is the problem?

About 10 years and it usually gets about 2 inches under the house if we have a severe winter.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

NO I have two carpenters hired for other home improvements but they are both against it and said it willj just make the water sit there longer?

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

No that is what I am trying to find out now because I am an old lady and don't know about such things

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: HVAC
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I agree with your carpenters. I'd suggest you try another source for financing since the one you have now will likely stick with their inspectors report.

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