Turtl#0153 Deluxe Crawlspace Access System - Beige
Crawl space access wells are usually ugly and deteriorated; they let in rain, leaves and debris. Additionally, their doors usually rot and do not have an airtight seal. The TurtlT is a crawl space access well AND door combined. The TurtlT solves these problems! The TurtlT keeps rain, leaves and debris out. Most importantly The TurtlT is airtight and watertight.
The TurtlT is designed to provide a clean, convenient access to your below-grade crawl space. It's made from rigid plastic, so it won't corrode or rot. The TurtlT is durable & built to last.
- Available in three attractive colors (green, brown, and beige)
- Made of tough plastic - will not corrode or rot
- Quick and easy to install.
- Protects your crawl space from moisture and water damage
- Provides easy access to your crawl space
- Built to last, and designed to be safe and attractive
- Appropriate for new or replacement crawl space installations
- Eliminates the need for a crawl space door and access pit
- Lockable for added security
Products that are currently used in the crawl space entry are prone to developing problems shortly after installation. The problems include steel doors that rust or stick, wood doors that rot over time leading to leaks, mold, mildew and bug infestations.
The TurtlT solves these problems and protects your home from water and moisture damage, keeping your crawl space safe, clean, and dry. The all vinyl construction is attractive, tough, and easy to install.
* Excavate a hole for TurtlT (approximately 52" X 48" X 24") removing dirt 6" Below bottom of opening
* Fill hole with compacted granular fill and level to height of opening
* Fit TurtlT into opening - and fasten to building foundation per steps in installation guide, using caulk and supplied mounting hardware
* Install TurtlT lid onto main unit and fasten to building foundation
* Backfill with granular fill starting from the back then fill last 1/3 with top soil to yard grade
Dimensions (detailed drawings here):
41.87" wide (32.77" wide at narrowest point at front)
37.3" deep (44.98" total depth including flange and feeds into foundation)
NOTE: This unit fits most crawl access points - taller unit with elevation ring also available with hight of 32.62")
The TurtlT is large and must ship via freight carrier. The cost of shipping is included in the product. Make sure you read about shipping policies by CLICKING HERE.