Waterproofing

Removing odors from your basement
Removing odors from your basement
Waterproofing
Maybe the most effective way for removing bad odors from your basement is using a dehumidifier. Odors usually form because of mold and mildew and these only grow if they have moisture to feed on. So using a dehumidifier will reduce the moisture i ...

How to choose and apply basement waterproofing paint
How to choose and apply basement waterproofing paint
Waterproofing
Basement waterproofing is an important step for home maintenance. But when it comes to waterproofing you will have to choose from the many solutions. One of these solutions is waterproofing paint. Here are a few tips on how to choose the right pa ...

Causes of basement flooding
Causes of basement flooding
Waterproofing
Basement flooding happens quite often and most people just wait for the problem to disappear instead of dealing with it. This attitude doesn’t help and even more than that it can have long term consequences over the house. In the event that your ba ...

Exterior basement waterproofing
Exterior basement waterproofing
Waterproofing
Exterior basement waterproofing can be a very good choice for protecting the basement. Moisture can create real problems for a house like structural damage or property value loss. Next you will find a list of advantages for exterior basement wate ...

Basement dehumidifiers
Basement dehumidifiers
Waterproofing
There are situations when people need to use dehumidifiers to reduce the moisture in the air. Using this tool will make the air quality better, will reduce moisture and there won’t be so many insects. Before buying a dehumidifier, you should know ...

How to keep the basement dry
How to keep the basement dry
Waterproofing
In order to prevent any damages to your house, you should keep the basement dried. Besides structural damages a basement that is not dried can be the source of mold, fungus, mildew and even health problems for those that are living in the house. ...

Basement moisture
Basement moisture
Waterproofing
Basement moisture is very dangerous for your house if you don’t treat it as fast as you can. It can damage your entire home unless you discover the source of the problem. A few of the most important causes of basement moisture are exemplified her ...

How to waterproof your basement
How to waterproof your basement
Waterproofing
Basements that have been equipped with waterproofing materials can be saved from damage from HVAC systems, ventilation systems, pipe condensation, etc. This way you will save a lot of money from repairs to your water damaged basement. How to w ...

Dealing with basement condensation
Dealing with basement condensation
Waterproofing
Condensation is one of the most common water related problems in basements. The trick to solve this problem is to identify the source of the condensation, be it from a leak or just temperature difference. You can determine the cause by followi ...

Damp proofing your basement
Damp proofing your basement
Waterproofing
There are many ways for damp  proofing your basement, and one of these ways includes liquid asphalt that needs to be applied on the outside walls. There are a few things that we need to make clear. Damp proofing is not waterproofing. Damp proo ...