basement

April 20, 2017

Here’s How to Prevent Basement Flooding in Your Home

Basement flooding doesn’t just leave you with a mess to clean up, it can also cause extensive and expensive water damage. Instead of waiting to see if your basement floods this spring, you can avoid dealing with the aftermath by taking smart steps to keep any water out. Here is what you should do. Inspect Your Gutter System Seal any gaps or leaks, secure all connections and make sure each downspout is well attached and properly positioned. If a draining […]
July 31, 2014

Is There Moisture in Your Basement? Stop Long-Term Problems

Your basement may have a musky smell and damp air, and this can signify that you could have a major problem. Having moisture in your basement is more than an inconvenience; it can have severe long-term effects on your home. One major problem of having a damp basement is the health problems that it may bring. Respiratory illnesses can be caused by the mold and bacteria that thrive in moist environments. If you or anyone in your home has asthma, it can […]