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base·ment

(bās'ment),
1. Synonym(s): base (1)
2. A cavity or space partly or completely separated from a larger space above it.

base·ment

(bās'mĕnt)
1. Synonym(s): base (1) .
2. A cavity or space partly or completely separated from a larger space above it.
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poured them into the crawl space through the pantry hatch, and the next
Charlotte-based Falcone Crawl Space & Structural Repair was founded in 2006 and has grown into the best structural repair company in the industry.
Most of the rim joist wetness and mold are caused by the moisture from the uncovered crawl space dirt floor migrating through the rim joists' fiberglass insulation, which is lacking a plastic vapor retarder.
First, the tested building is described with the experimental setup; the second part introduces the properties of the PCMs installed in the crawl space.
Excess moisture in crawl spaces can result in high humidity and condensation.
The difference in temperatures between the belly space and the crawl space is presented.
She hid in the uninsulated attic crawl space of her grandmother's house for seven years before the opportunity to escape to freedom came; but even in the North, the threat of being kidnapped or recaptured remained.
Gay, a licensed residential building contractor of twenty years' experience, 5 Steps to a Dry Basement or Crawl Space is a no-nonsense, user-friendly guide to waterproofing one's basement in order to prevent seepage, mildew, mold, and worse.
Harriet hid in an attic crawl space for seven years in Edenton, NC, to be near her children (though she was forced to conceal her presence from them), then fled north to Boston and New York.
Police threw a security cordon round the building after the men burst through a toilet roof and hid in a crawl space under the courtroom floor.