Category Archives: Flood Control

Problems Leaky Basements Cause and What You Can Do

There are a variety of reasons why your basement keeps getting wet. It doesn’t always have to be a result of heavy rains and flooding. Here are a couple of problems you might encounter and some quick solutions you can … Continue reading

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Basement Waterproofing When Your Foundation is Made of Brick

You might be surprised by how many homes have brick foundations.   While it’s probably true that most foundations are concrete block, the material that’s most often used to construct foundations can vary from region to region and from town to … Continue reading

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Testing your sump pump now can prevent basement flooding from spring rains.

As the temperatures begin to rise and the ground around your foundation begins to thaw, basement flooding becomes more of an issue than during the cold winter months.  However, spring brings showers as well as flowers and that can cause … Continue reading

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A Primer on Basement Waterproofing

Depending on the underlying cause of the water seeping in, basement waterproofing can be cheap and fairly easy or more extensive and expensive.  At its heart, though, preventing basement water seepage is a just a matter of giving the unwanted … Continue reading

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Don’t Let a Wet Basement Stop You from Selling Your Home

At long last, the residential real estate market is finally starting to pick up in the greater Chicago area.  We all know it’s been in the doldrums for way too long.  A lot of homeowners have been holding off on … Continue reading

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