Foundation Waterproofing Can Impact The Health Of Your Home St. Francis, WI
Do you own a home? You should know that your house is only as good as its foundation. A weak foundation can spell disaster for your home. Your foundation should therefore be one of your top priorities.
If you notice that your foundation is damaged or has water seepage problems, it is important to invest in foundation waterproofing as soon as possible. A fix in time can help you prevent the damage from affecting the entire home.
Why you need a strong foundation
Foundation waterproofing not only helps to protect your foundation from water but also helps to ensure your foundation remains strong.
Waterproofing your foundation will therefore help you:
- Protect your entire home
Your foundation is the place your home sits on. It offers support to your entire home. Protecting the foundation is therefore protecting the entire home. You’ll be preventing structural problems by investing in waterproofing your foundation.
- Prevent shifting and settling
Waterproofing will prevent the soils around your foundation from expanding or contracting to extremes. This will prevent shifting and settling of the foundation and in turn ensure a stable foundation for the home.
- Ensure resistance to changes in weather
Homes that have been waterproofed are resistant to changes in climate. The foundation will not shift or change based on the changes in weather. The foundation will be able to withstand changes in weather ranging from freezing and torrential rains to dry hot days.
- Maintain the value of your property
The state of your foundation will affect the value of your property. A poor foundation with cracks, seepage or other problems will scare off buyers. You are likely to sell such a home at a price far below market value if you’re lucky enough to close a deal in the first place.
A home with a solid foundation is likely to fetch a good price in the market. Many buyers will consider such a home as sturdy.
Don’t wait for your basement to succumb to seepage and other foundation problems before you call a waterproofing contractor. Get in touch with a contractor as soon as you begin to notice problems with your foundation.
Waterproofing your foundation is an investment in your property for the long term. It will save you hundreds of thousands of dollars and many man hours in repairs. Talk to a contractor today to find out more about waterproofing and the solutions available to you.
Contact the Professionals at Accurate Basement Repair Today! 414-744-6900
In Southeast Wisconsin, we have the only Nationally Certified Structural Repair Specialist on staff and two Nationally Certified Waterproofing Specialists on staff.
Accurate Basement Repair is a member of the NAWSRC (National Association of Waterproofing and Structural Repair Contractors), NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry), the Basement Health Association, the BBB (Better Business Bureau), WAHI (Wisconsin Association of Home Inspectors), BIASEW (Building Inspectors Association of South Eastern Wisconsin) and Angie’s List.
We are proud to say that we have an A+ rating with the BBB and we won two Super Service Awards from Angie’s List in 2010 – one for foundation repair and the other for basement waterproofing. Our professional and knowledgeable staff will educate you on various self-help procedures to save money on your foundation and waterproofing needs. We are NOT a franchise. Our dedicated team works year round! We use high quality and well maintained equipment which will provide the lowest impact to your landscaping. Our team of trustworthy and competent staff attends regular training, seminars and/or trade shows, so they are able stay up-to-date on everything that is happening in the foundation restoration and waterproofing industry. We provide outstanding customer service throughout the entire repair process – from estimate to completion. And last, but not least… Accurate Basement Repair is the #1 referred foundation repair company by professional engineers, basement consultants, realtors, municipal building inspectors, home inspectors, lenders, property management companies and most importantly, our past customers.