Categorized as: Basement Repair

New Home Buyer? – How to tell if your buying a home with mold

New Home Buyer? – How to tell if your buying a home with mold   For a new home buyer, the process of buying a home can be complicated. Since buying a home is one of the biggest investments you will make, you will want to ensure that the house your going to purchase passes […]

April Showers bring may flowers! – Or Wet Basements?

April Season Protection From Heavy Rains and Flood Conditions April showers bring may flowers! – or wet basements? –  Lately our weather patterns have been up and down with lots of rain in the forecast leaving your basement prone to water leaks, floods, and damages. One of the biggest challenges we face during storms and […]

Dealing with a Wet Basement

In order to fix the problem of a wet basement, a homeowner will have to take several steps to avoid further problems. The first step is to find the source of the water. A person can get water in their basement from many different sources. It could be a leaky pipe. The homeowner should check any of the […]

Concrete Foundation – Ensuring Strength & Stability

There are two key factors that you want in a foundation: strength and stability.  A well-designed concrete foundation provides the stability, safety, and durability that your home requires. Prepping for a Concrete Foundation Healthy soil is just as important as the footings and concrete foundation that lie upon it.  When building any cement fou

The Differences Between Wateproofing & Damp-proofing

Waterproofing or damp-proofing?  I know what you are probably thinking.  “Are they not one in the same?”  The answer surprisingly is no.  The application of materials and sealants is actually somewhat different. What is Damp-proofing? The damp-proofing process keeps out soil moisture, while waterproofing keeps out moisture in addit