Basement Blog Posts for a Rainy Day

RainStormIt’s Raining, It’s Pouring…..

On this rainy day, you may be wondering about basement waterproofing, basement flooding or other basement water issues.  We have compiled a list of several blog posts that you may find interesting and helpful.

Hiring a Basement Waterproofing Pro:  Hiring an experienced professional basement waterproofing company is a must if you want to ensure that your basement remains dry and healthy over the long term. Read about the things you should look for when seeking to hire a basement waterproofing company.

Homeowner’s Insurance and Sump Pumps:  Homeowners who have sump pumps, and those contemplating adding a sump pump to their basements, will find this post very informative.  In most cases, a standard homeowners insurance policy does not provide coverage for water damage caused by sump pump failure.  Read more about this at Sump Pump Failure and Homeowner’s Insurance

Sump Pump and Drain Installation:  Have you been wondering how we install sump pumps and drainage? Check out our blog post and slideshow here.

Causes of Basement Water Seepage: Basements are more likely to experience water seepage and water seeping than they are to experience full on basement flooding. Learn the causes of basement water seepage.

How Not to Install a Sump Pump: If you find your basement is in need of interior waterproofing, don’t do this on your own and don’t let someone else install this type of “system” in your basement either.

Do You Need a Battery Back-up for your Sump:  Check out this page to see if you should invest in a battery back-up for your sump pump.

Battery Back-Up Sump Pump Q&A: How long with a battery back up last? Is that beeping my battery back-up alarm? Visit the Q&A page to learn more.

Dehumidifiers and Humidity in the Basement: Dehumidifiers make all the difference in a basement environment. To ensure that your basement is dry and free from humidity, you will need to have a dehumidifier that is capable of efficiently scrubbing the environment of dampness/humidity. Read all about it.

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