Categorized as: Waterproofing Methods

DOES YOUR BASEMENT NEED WINDOW WELLS?

DOES YOUR BASEMENT NEED WINDOW WELLS? Did you know without protection your basement windows could be one of the reasons your basement is flooding? At ACCL Waterproofing we know that window wells may not be the most appealing look you may want outside your home, but they can be a key part in protecting your […]

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 […]

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 […]

Waterproofing in Winter

It is often asked if basement waterproofing can be done in Winter? Some may be tempted to leave their waterproofing for Spring considering the harsh Canadian winters. But putting of waterproofing until later on, in hindsight may not be such a good idea as it can cause more damage to the foundation of your home. […]

Sump Pump – why it fails?

The sump pump is an integral part of a standard basement waterproofing system. It is the part that conveys water from the sump pit in your basement to the exterior. A failing sump pump can happen at any time, and when it does, many homeowners don’t realize there is a problem until the basement floods. […]