What are the Best Basement Waterproofing Methods for My State?

11/20/2021

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WHAT ARE THE BEST BASEMENT WATERPROOFING METHODS FOR MY STATE? A wet basement is a nightmare for any homeowner. Not only do you have to deal with cleaning up the water, but a wet basement can lead to all sorts of structural problems for your home and health issues for your family. Basement waterproofing is…

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How Long Does Basement Waterproofing Last?

10/20/2021

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HOW LONG DOES BASEMENT WATERPROOFING LAST? A flooded basement can be a homeowner’s worst nightmare. On top of having to pay for any repairs and future protection against flooding, you also have to deal with the logistics of finding basement waterproofing that is best for your location and situation. There are a variety of basement…

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How Much Does Basement Waterproofing Cost?

10/10/2021

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How Much Does Basement Waterproofing Cost? Basement waterproofing is one of those things that can save you a lot of money in the long run if you’re proactive. There are a variety of measures you can take to mitigate waterproofing costs so that you aren’t blindsided by basement waterproofing down the road. We advise budgeting…

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Is Basement Waterproofing Covered by Insurance?

09/20/2021

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Is Basement Waterproofing Covered by Insurance? Is basement waterproofing covered by insurance? The short answer is no, but there are a few policies or endorsements that you may want to consider if you live in an area prone to flooding or if you would like to prepare for the worst. Insurance Endorsements Although basement waterproofing…

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Which Basement Waterproofing System Is Best?

09/10/2021

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WHICH BASEMENT WATERPROOFING SYSTEM IS BEST? There are several basement waterproofing methods available to homeowners hoping to prevent flooding and water damage from disrupting their home. However, the answer to which system is best is…complicated. The short answer is: installing a combination of waterproofing methods, as well as effective landscaping and drainage, so that your…

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Does Basement Waterproofing Increase Home Value?

08/24/2021

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DOES BASEMENT WATERPROOFING INCREASE HOME VALUE? The value of your home is multifaceted and complex. Our homes represent so much more than a material investment; they hold memories of baby’s first steps, high school graduations, or the celebration of holidays around a dinner table filled with family and friends. Nonetheless, when it comes time to…

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What To Do When You Find Mold in Your Basement

07/26/2021

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What To Do When You Find Mold in Your Basement Although you might find mold unsightly, there’s another big problem with it – it’s dangerous. Mold can cause respiratory problems, as well as fatigue, confusion, and sleep disturbances. Therefore, as you can see, it’s not merely an aesthetic concern. Here is some information on identifying…

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Ways to Keep Your Basement Dry

07/19/2021

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Ways to Keep Your Basement Dry Maintaining can often feel like a tedious task. Whether it be big or small there is always something that needs to be fixed. A common issue many homeowners run into is a leaking or flooding basement. Something that homeowners that may not know is that leaking or flooding may…

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What Is Hydrostatic Pressure?

05/10/2021

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What Is Hydrostatic Pressure? Hydrostatic pressure occurs when underground soils begin to shift. Unfortunately, shifting soils beneath and around your home can cause many issues with your foundation. Why does this happen? To put it simply, excess rainfall causes the soils around your home to be saturated and leaves the water with nowhere to go.…

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Basement Water: 10 Causes

04/26/2021

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BASEMENT WATER: 10 CAUSES 10 CAUSES OF WATER IN YOUR BASEMENT Your basement may be damp, it may be musty, and there may even be puddles on the floor. So how does water get into your basement? Water follows gravity and prefers the path of least resistance. If there’s a gap, crack, or open space,…

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