crawl space


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crawl·space

or crawl space  (krôl′spās)
n.
A low or narrow space, such as one below the lower story or above the upper story of a building, that gives workers access to plumbing or wiring equipment.

crawl space

n
(Building) US a narrow space in a building giving access to wiring and plumbing
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crawl space - low space beneath a floor of a building; gives workers access to wiring or plumbing
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
space - an area reserved for some particular purpose; "the laboratory's floor space"
Translations

crawl space

n (US) → niedriger Keller; (under roof) → Zwischendecke f
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Authorities say a man destroyed a suburban Detroit home this week while trying to use a smoke bomb to rid a crawl space of skunks.
In a bid to avoid being arrested by the police Sunday, a man from Scranton, Pennsylvania, was hiding in the crawl space of his girlfriend's house at 1259 Bryn Mawr St.
The merger of the companies forms a partnership to deliver foundation repair, basement waterproofing and crawl space moisture control services throughout North Carolina.
It was a tough fire to fight," he said, adding that the fire was in the attic and the crawl space, in addition to the home's living space, and it was difficult for crews to access all three areas.
sprouts and pepper guts leading to the gap in the crawl space.
He surrendered his rifle, which was hidden in a crawl space.
com)-- Falcone Crawl Space & Structural Repair, known for award-winning residential repair, has expanded their team with the addition of David Flannery as the new operations manager effective November 1, 2015.
On removal, there was a crawl space about a foot and a half tall.
I was relocating the shower in a bathroom that was built over a crawl space.
Q: We recently were told by HVAC personnel of moisture/mold problems in the crawl space of our 25-year-old trilevel home.
Responding to a report of a possible burglary, police in Lake County, Ohio, searched a residence, found evidence of forced entry and then pried out 22-yearold James Blankenship, who was hiding in a subfloor crawl space.