Drainage

Dealing With Ice Dams On A House

By |2017-11-07T17:58:13-05:00December 1st, 2014|Drainage, Roof, Waterproofing|

Ice dams are a problem that occurs in cold climates where there is significant snowfall. The fast melting and freezing of the snow causes intrusions and damage to roofing materials that can spread to the interior of the house. These problems can cause significant expense in home repairs. However, smart homeowners can take measures to

Prevention is Key in Keeping a Basement Dry

By |2016-10-19T11:47:18-05:00October 6th, 2014|Drainage, Sump Pump, Waterproofing|

A dry basement is great for potential space in a home and reducing airborne allergens associated with mold and mildew. Most problems occur due to poor grading and water seepage. Installing a sump pump and identifying the source of water seepage is the first task for good water management. Here is an overview of the

Installing a Basement Sump Pump

By |2016-03-02T11:25:49-05:00May 1st, 2014|Drainage, Sump Pump|

Water buildup in the basement is a fairly common problem. Sometimes disaster strikes and the home is inundated with water. Usually, however, the problem is a slow drip-drip of seepage, perhaps entering via cracks in the foundation. If too much water collects around the foundation, the homeowner may suffer thousands of dollars in damage. The

Maintaining Your Home to Prevent A Wet Basement

By |2016-10-19T11:51:12-05:00April 1st, 2014|Drainage, Waterproofing|

Every family that has a basement of any kind must consider what they are going to do to keep moisture from creeping into their basement. Working with a basement waterproofing company can help to insulate and protect the basement, but homeowners must take steps of their own to ensure that their basement is less humid