Depending on design, layout and need, basements have many different uses. For some it is used as storage and left in an unfinished state, for others it adds to their home’s usable space and is finished to reflect their special needs. Whatever you use your basement for, there will always be some regular maintenance required. […]
Leaky floors in basements is a common problem affecting many households. A wet basement is something homeowners should never ignore because it can cause many problems. Apart from being a health hazard, leaks in your basement can affect your home’s foundation and could quickly escalate into costly repairs if not addressed early on. In this...
As a homeowner, there aren’t many things that are scarier than a flood. Water and excess moisture in your home can lead to significant damage to your property and belongings as well as pose some serious health risks. Standing water can lead to the growth of mold and mildew on any organic material in your […]
Water damage can be catastrophic, causing damage and loss of personal property, as well as compromising the integrity of your home. A Flood can happen at any time and anywhere, for a multitude of reasons and catches most homeowners by surprise. When a flood strikes, your basement, as the lowest point in your home is […]
If you were to ask any homeowner about what their top 5 concerns regarding their home was, chances are they will mention water damage. When water penetrates into your home, the potential for severe damage is extremely high and the impacts of the water damage on your home, your belongings, your health, and your bank […]
Water damage is a terrifying incident that many homeowners dread so much that they leave no stone unturned to prevent. From the inconveniences that water damage causes to expensive water damage restoration, it is better to prevent water damage than opt for water damage restoration. As a homeowner, you must take adequate measures to prevent...
Preparing your home for winter means you have to pay extra attention to the fixtures and areas of your home that have to do with water, as standing water will expand and freeze with the colder temperatures. One of the most important areas to focus on are your pipes because they can easily freeze and […]
For a home owner, having to deal with any form of damage or repair can be quite frustrating, time consuming and expensive. Thinking about water damage is a particularly frightening thought, as excess moisture can easily lead to mold and mildew, which can not only damage your home and belongings, but can be dangerous to […]
A wet basement can lead to a wide array of issues, including water damage to your home and belongings and it can promote the growth of mold. If you find that your basement is consistently wet, there are steps you can take to fix your wet basement. There are many ways for water to get […]