Dew Point: The most important forgotten temperature

Submitted by office on Fri, 09/15/2023 - 16:13

The southeast is notoriously known for mold. The hot humid summers and cool damp winters allow mold to thrive in this region. Summer 2023 in Nashville saw a lot of rain over a short period of time, which created excessive moisture for a number of days following the rains. 

An E3 High Performance Home Sells Effortlessly in Madison, TN

Submitted by office on Mon, 10/12/2020 - 16:17

Anita moved to Nashville from California in 2018. She was looking to start a new life in a new place. A new job, a new house, and even a new relationship welcomed her to Music City. Anita invested in an up-and-coming neighborhood in Madison and purchased a home that had already gone through interior remodeling. New paint, flooring, windows, and even a remodeled kitchen had been installed before she purchased the home, which gave it definite curb appeal. 

The Cause & Effects of an Unhealthy Home

Submitted by jacquelyn on Thu, 03/21/2019 - 08:15
From your attic to your crawlspace, tiny air leaks, inefficient ductwork and lack of insulation could be contributing to an increase in headaches, allergies and other symptoms you experience in your home. Learn how E3 INNOVATE utilizes the whole home approach to make your Nashville home healthier.

Can Rot & Mildew in My Home Be Eliminated?

Submitted by priscilla on Thu, 09/27/2018 - 12:09
Rot and mildew are signs that there is excess moisture in your home. Put an end to mold, mildew, rot, and other issues with solutions like crawlspace encapsulation, ventilation, and dehumidification. Let E3 INNOVATE design a custom moisture control solution for your Nashville, TN area home.

Warm, Wet Summer Creates Perfect Conditions for Mold and Mildew

Submitted by office on Sat, 10/22/2016 - 16:14

The top three causes of building failure are water, moisture, and humidity. Not only does the water itself cause damage but so too does the mold that takes root in moist, warm, dark, and under-ventilated places. The perfect example of this type of space is an unsealed, unconditioned crawlspace. Take a look at what E3 INNOVATE found this past September. Moisture levels in this crawlspace were out of control and resulted in complete destruction!  Poor air sealing and a humid summer had everything to do with this situation.