A flooded basement is a disaster no homeowner should have to face, but when it happens, it’s important to respond in a safe, sensible way. The best route back to a safe, clean and dry basement depends on what you do, who you call, and what decisions you make. Our tips below can help you
Window well maintenance will prolong the life of your window well drain and liner, and most importantly, help prevent water damage to your basement. Do you know where to start when it is time to inspect and clean your window well? Follow our five areas to focus on. Clear Debris from Drain Even if the well’s
A sinking slab (also known as sinking concrete) is always worth fixing, whether it’s located in your basement, garage, driveway or patio. A simple crack in a concrete slab isn’t necessarily a problem. Cracks are even supposed to occur along “control” joints such as those built into a sidewalk. When a concrete slab cracks and sinks,
Over time, your basement’s original protections fail as soil erodes, cement cracks, foundations move and barriers fail. Poor maintenance and ignoring early signs of basement water problems could lead to the loss of property and possible health problems. Interior Drain Systems are installed under your basement floor, near the foundation and can be applied to basements where traditional tanking or other methods
No matter how beautiful your home may be, it will only ever be as strong as its foundation and footings below. There are a number of issues which may occur with foundations, from water seeping in through cracks to walls bowing or crumbling. One of the more severe issues that could have detrimental effects on your
As the weather is starting to change and we are heading into the cooler months, perhaps your thoughts are turning to your fall decorations. It’s typical to store them either in the attic or your basement. The investment in fall or any holiday decorations may not seem like much at one time, however, over the
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