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Moisture Control Services in Newport News, VA

As a homeowner in Newport News, you know how important it is to protect your property from excessive moisture. But do you know who you can call for moisture control services? Universal Pest & Termite is the name to know. We are a local company that has served the area for 20+ years. Our team has the know-how and experience to prevent and remedy all kinds of issues with moisture. Do not wait until it is too late. Take action today and contact us. We provide free estimates and can make same-day appointments in emergencies. 

Reach out online or call (757) 699-5166 for moisture control in Newport News. 

Crawl Space Encapsulation, Sump Pump Installation, & More

We are proud to offer comprehensive, quality services. We care about the people we serve, so we do everything possible to provide them with exceptional results. 

You can turn to us for:

  • Crawl space encapsulation: Moisture in your crawl space can attract pests and lead to serious water damage. Encapsulation is a surefire way to avoid these costly and time-consuming issues. 
  • Dehumidifier installation: Often accompanying encapsulation, installing a dehumidifier is a great way to regulate the moisture in your crawl space’s air. We can also service existing dehumidifiers, ensuring they are in top condition. 
  • Crawl space cleaning: Cleaning your crawl space can prevent issues with mold, fungi, and pests. This is crucial for protecting your property and the health and safety of your household. 
  • French drain and sump pump installation: These features can safeguard your home from flooding and standing water issues. 
  • Wood fungus treatment: Our professional team can effectively eliminate wood-eating fungus, preserving the integrity of your home's structure.

Why Is Excessive Moisture a Problem for Newport News Homes?

We experience humidity levels routinely above 60% in Newport News throughout the year. We also see multiple inches of rain each month. Because ours is a relatively humid and wet area, you ought to protect your home from the problems accompanying excessive moisture.

These include:

  • Mold and mildew growth: High humidity creates a perfect environment for mold and mildew to thrive. This can make your home smell musty, lead to structural damage, and worsen respiratory issues. 
  • Structural damage: Excessive moisture can cause wood rot, weakening your home’s structure. Rotted wood can lower your property’s value and be costly to repair.  
  • Pest infestations: From rodents to cockroaches and termites, pests love damp areas. Spaces in your home with standing water or high humidity could put you at risk of infestation. 
  • Health complications: Mold, mildew, and pests can all contribute to poor indoor air quality. This can cause respiratory issues and complications with allergies.

You and your household do not want to deal with the issues above. Fortunately, we make it easy to avoid them. We are your one-stop shop for moisture control services in Newport News. Request a free estimate for your next project today. 

Call (757) 699-5166 or connect with us online. We look forward to serving you.  

Why Choose Universal Pest & Termite?

  • 100k+ Happy Customers
    Join our extensive community of satisfied customers who have experienced the effectiveness of our services firsthand. You can count on us for reliable and exceptional pest control solutions.
  • Longevity & Experience
    With decades of expertise, trust our seasoned professionals to handle your pest control needs with precision and efficiency.
  • Family Owned & Operated
    As a family-owned business, we prioritize personalized service, ensuring your home is treated with the same care and attention as our own.
  • Peace of Mind
    Rest easy knowing your home is in expert hands. Our comprehensive pest control solutions provide you with peace of mind, so you can enjoy a pest-free environment.
  • "Great Service!"
    Someone told me about Universal Pest so I switched over and have been so happy with the quarterly service. I would HIGHLY suggest this company!
    Jessica B.
  • "Knowledgeable & Professional"
    Have done business with them for several years and highly satisfied with their professional techs and expertise in pest control.
    JBB
  • "Amazing Staff"
    Universal Pest & Termite always provides the best service. I recommend them highly.
    Clanetta W.
  • "On time & thorough!"
    he guys were able to accommodate me before the new year and did a fantastic job.
    Alma J.
  • "Customer for life!"
    He is thorough, honest and has great interactions with my tenants and me.
    Clanetta W.
  • "Very Satisfied Customer"
    He is consistent in being very personable, professional, and knowledgeable. I highly recommend Universal!
    DM
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