For A Healthy, Comfortable, Efficient Home!
Pest Damage – Wood Rot – Crawlspace Problems – Poor Indoor Air Quality – Energy Loss
The Home Services Professionals at EcoTek understand the complex relationships between home performance issues like moisture & humidity problems, pest & wildlife infestation and damage, indoor air quality, energy efficiency, and interior comfort. EcoTek is committed to educating our customers on the complicated issues and root causes of such home performance problems. We take the time and energy necessary to explain all of our services in order to help you choose the most effective and affordable option for the protection and maintenance of your most valuable investment, your home.
The EcoTek Home Services team has over 45 years combined experience in Home Building & Repair, Crawlspace Services, and Energy Efficiency. Our highly qualified professionals know how houses work and are happy to help you maintain a clean, dry, healthy, odor free, pest-free, comfortable, and energy efficient home. A few fixes can make it much more difficult for pests to enter your home. Call or fill out our online form today to request a free in-home inspection and consultation.
Independently and Locally Owned – We Know The Triangle!
- Crawlspace Encapsulation
- Humidity and Moisture Control
- Wood Rot Repair
- Mildew and Odor Mitigation
- Termite Damage Repair
- Wildlife Damage Repair
- Pest Exclusion and Weatherization
EcoTek feels it’s important to not only eliminate pests and repair any associated damage that might come with either a termite or wildlife infestation, but also take proactive measures that will prevent future pest infestations while also creating conditions that will not only protect your home against the invasion of pests, but also make it more energy efficient. The cost incurred through these preventative measures can actually pay for themselves over time by lowering your power bills and preventing the need for further extermination services within your home. Learn more about how EcoTek can help you lower your power bills and prevent the need for exterminators through our home performance services.
Over half the air you are breathing inside your home could be coming from your crawlspace. Unsealed crawlspaces allow damp, dusty, moldy, smelly, unhealthy air to pass through various pathways into your home. Wet, humid crawlspaces can cause serious damage to your home. Fortunately, EcoTek has the solution! In one EcoTek Crawlspace Encapsulation service, you can dramatically reduce the risk of several potentially serious issues, including:
- Moisture, Humidity & Standing Water in Crawlspace
- Wood Rot and Structural Water Damage
- Mold, Mildew, & Other Fungi
- Conducive Conditions for Termites, Wood Destroying Insects & Other Pests
- Odors & Poor Indoor Air Quality
Learn more about how crawlspace encapsulation can eliminate moisture under your home or business.
Humidity and Moisture Control
Moisture, humidity, and standing water can wreak havoc on your home and adversely affect indoor air quality. If untreated, such conditions can easily result in wood rot, termite infestation, mold, mildew, fungi, and/or crawlspace odors. In such a case, you need professional assistance from a company that specializes in customized, cost effective moisture management. The EcoTek Home Services Division has over 40 years of experience in moisture management and damage remediation, construction, home performance and residential repairs. and specializes in:
- Vapor Barriers
- Wood Rot & Moisture Damage Repairs
- Water Drainage Systems
- Crawlspace/Basement Sump Pumps
- Dehumidification Systems
Learn more about the EcoTek humidity and moisture control services.
Wood Rot Repair
Standing water, water vapor, condensation, rain leaks and rain splash-up can cause wood rot, which in turn can pose a serious challenge to the structural and aesthetic integrity of your home. If you are seeing signs of wood rot in your crawlspace/basement, around exterior doors, and/or on exterior facing areas of your home, we can help! The EcoTek Home Services Division has over 45 years combined experience in residential repairs and moisture damage remediation, moisture management, general residential construction and home performance. Our wood rot repair services focus on (but are not limited to):
- Crawlspace/Basement Rot (Floor Joists, Rim Joists, Band Joists, Mud-Sill)
- Exterior Doors, Door Thresholds & Trim (Brick Molding)
- Wood Floor & Sub-Floor Damage
- Exterior Rainwater Splash-Up Rot (Wall Framing, Studs, Bottom Plates, Siding, Trim, etc)
Learn more about how EcoTek can perform wood rot repair to areas in your home, basement or crawl space that are weak from moisture and humidity.
Mildew and Odor Mitigation
Indoor Air Quality is an important aspect of a healthy home that is often under-appreciated. A strong odor creeping into the house from the basement or crawlspace is an indication that the air quality in your home may be compromised, which can adversely affect respiratory health for you and your loved ones, especially for those who suffer from allergies, asthma, and/or other respiratory problems. The EcoTek Home Services team has over 45 years of combined experience in mildew remediation, moisture and humidity management, indoor air quality improvement, moisture damage repair, general residential construction and home performance.
- Mildewcide & Fungicide Treatments For:
- Floor System, (Floor Joists, Rim Joists, Band Joists)
- Sub-Floor, Mud-Sill
- Replacement of Building Materials With Mildew/Fungi Growth (As Indicated)
- Floor System, (Floor Joists, Rim Joists, Band Joists)
- Sub-Floor, Mud-Sill
- Lower Interior Wall Materials (Drywall, Insulation, Molding/Trim)
- Elimination of Foul, Musty, Unpleasant Odors Inside Home
- Air Sealing of Crawlspace/Floor Barrier
- Moisture Mitigation of Crawlspace/Basement/Foundation
Termite and Wildlife Damage Repair
Have you discovered damage to your home caused by termites, rodents, squirrels, bats, or any other pest or wildlife species? Such damage may be hidden, extensive and can compromise structural integrity and indoor air quality, requiring the trained eye of a qualified professional to locate, identify and perform the necessary repairs. The EcoTek Home Services Team has over 45 years of combined experience in construction, home performance, residential repair services, and pest & wildlife control. Whatever pest and wildlife damage you may have, and wherever it may be, EcoTek can not only eliminate the culprit pests, but also fix the damage caused! Our Termite and Wildlife Damage Repair Services specializes in:
- Termite Damage – Structural Repairs (Floor Joists, Mudsill, Wall Studs)
- Rodent Damage – Interior Gnawing Damage, Cabinet, Baseboard Damage
- Squirrel Damage – Entry Damage, Soffit and Fascia Repairs
- Bat Damage – Guano Removal, Hepa Clean-up and Exclusion
- Other Pest & Wildlife Damage – Insulation Damage Repair/Replacement, Odor Mitigation
Eliminating the termites or trapping and removal is the first step to ridding your property of the pests, and once the clean up has been performed the final stage of getting your property back to it’s original condition is to repair termite damage or damage from wildlife.
Pest Exclusion and Weatherization
Did you know that common pests, including spiders, roaches, mice, rats, squirrels, bats, snakes, possums, raccoons, etc, find entry into your home through the same cracks and crevices that allow musty, cold, humid, smelly, drafty air inside? Small plumbing, electrical, and HVAC penetrations in your floor, ceiling, and walls can adversely affect energy efficiency, indoor air quality, and comfort. The good news is that a single service can kill both birds with one stone. An EcoTek Pest Exclusion and Weatherization service includes caulking, blocking, screening and/or spray foaming of all identifiable points of entry in the building envelope to keep pests and weather outside for good, leaving you with a clean, comfortable, efficient, and healthy home environment. An EcoTek Pest Exclusion and Weatherization Service includes:
- Caulking and Targeted Spray Foam
- Blocking and Screening
- Crawlspace/Floor Barrier Seal
- Foundation Wall Seal
- Attic/Ceiling Barrier Seal
- Eaves, Soffit, Fascia, Roof Breaches
- Wall, Siding and Sheathing Repairs
The EcoTek pest exclusion service will close off points of entry in the building envelope and keep pests outside for good. Without any potential entry points, you can rest assured that your home or company is fully protected against rodents or wildlife from gaining access into your home or business interior and destroying your most valuable asset.