If your home has basement water seepage, you need to correct the cause before your home and possessions are damaged extensively. In some cases, basement waterproofing can be accomplished by installing an interior drain tile system. In others, that kind of setup wouldn’t be appropriate (you have a finished basement, for example) or won’t prevent water from seeping into your home.
An exterior drain tile system will intercept and direct ground water away from your home before it makes its way into your basement. It’s effective whether the cause of your basement water problem is overflowing gutters, inadequate, clogged or misdirected downspouts, clogged basement window wells, heavy snow-melt, or torrential rains. Continue reading