Homes built on basements are subject to water problems, which are caused by failure of drainage and waterproofing systems. Usually, the problems with waterproofing start with poor draining and damage to waterproofing. Static water pressure against foundation walls is the cause of all these issues, and problems can be avoided by doing some of the following improvements to your basement foundation: 1. Backfill with Poor Drainage That Causes Static Water Pressure Problems
26 January 2017
A home renovation could potentially be one of the biggest projects you ever face as a homeowner, since it involves an array of different processes, projects, techniques, and equipment. From swapping out fixtures to investing in new floor coverings, there are naturally going to be some places where you will need to save money. Saving money on a home renovation project often means doing what is necessary to save important features and elements, which can involve sandblasting.
25 January 2017
Spring will be here soon, and so will the rains. Rain brings much-needed moisture to the earth. However, it also brings increased risk of water-damage, especially if you have a basement that hasn't been waterproofed. While you're preparing your home for the changing weather, don't forget to waterproof your basement. Here are four simple steps you can take to get your basement ready for spring. Take Care of the Humidity
20 January 2017
Dealing with a weather catastrophe can be overwhelming. One that may strike in your area could be excessive rain due to a hurricane or significant storm. If you're faced with recovering from a flooding situation, you will want to know specific tips for doing so. Being able to act fast could reduce the amount of water damage you have and enable you to have a speedier recovery. Tip #1: Mop up the water
3 January 2017