Definition of crawl space in English:

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crawl space

Pronunciation: /ˈkrôl ˌspās/


An area of limited height under a floor or roof, giving access to wiring and plumbing.
Example sentences
  • For existing homes, you can utilize the crawl space, attic and areas such as closets, pantries or soffits to simplify installation of the piping.
  • If you can access it from a crawl space or basement, that is where I would place the shims.
  • Install rigid insulation foamboard against the foundation from the subfloor to the plastic on the floor of the crawl space.
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