How Much Value Does an Egress Window Add?

If you are thinking about making your basement into living space, you should also be thinking about egress window installation. An egress window is simply a window big enough to serve as an exit in case of emergency. All bedrooms must have egress windows, so if you are planning a bedroom in the basement, an

By |2020-01-20T11:40:37-06:00January 17th, 2020|Windows|

How to Repair a Foundation: The Crack-Injection Method

When you start to see cracks in your foundation walls, you might be concerned that your whole house is at risk, and that you’re looking at major money to fix it. Those fears may be groundless on both counts. If you have a poured concrete foundation (the most common one in the Milwaukee area), you’d

By |2020-01-20T11:56:17-06:00December 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Do You Need Exterior Basement Waterproofing?

Exterior basement waterproofing is a proactive rather than a reactive way to ensure that you have a dry basement. Ideally it is done while a house is being built, but exterior basement waterproofing can be undertaken with any basement, whether it is a basement of poured concrete or one of masonry block walls. The experts

By |2020-01-20T13:08:26-06:00November 4th, 2019|Basement repair, Waterproofing|

3 Signs Your Basement Needs Waterproofing

Many homeowners believe that when their homes need foundation waterproofing it will be obvious, like a flooded basement. However, the situation with your foundation will already be dire by the time your basement is flooding. Recovering from a flooded basement is not only expensive but difficult as well. You not only have to deal with

By |2020-01-20T14:57:33-06:00August 28th, 2019|Foundation, Waterproofing|

What Steel Brace Wall Reinforcement Can Do For Your Basement

Basement Wall Reinforcement Beams Steel brace wall reinforcement strategies can offer real help for homeowners who need practical basement wall repair services in Milwaukee and the surrounding communities. Foundations and basement walls can develop leaks or cracks (see video) as a result of dramatic temperature swings or flooding in our area. Working with

By |2019-08-06T10:59:29-05:00August 6th, 2019|Foundation, Wall rebuilds and repair, Wall Reinforcement|