basement water

Basement Photo Friday – Melting Snow and Spring Rains Means Wet Basement and Flood Potential

It is said that for every 10 inches of snow that melts, an inch of rain is left behind.  Is your basement ready? This Spring is going to be a wet one due to the rain and the ridiculously large […]

Sump Pump Season is Here – Our Blog Knows It

As Mother Nature is loosening up her snowy, icy grip on the area and melting is finally beginning, people are starting to find moisture and water in their basements.  Those who have sump pump systems already installed are now taking […]

Using Waterproof Paint to Stop Water or Flooding in the Basement

Waterproof paints and wet basement seal coats – The wet band-aid solution to a leaky, flooded basement. As we wrote in our previous post on basement sealers and waterproofing paints, the hype surrounding these “waterproofing solutions” is just that, hype.  These […]

Wet Basement Fixes – Do waterproof seal coats and basement water sealants really work for basement flooding?

When your basement is wet and flooding, or just leaking water, don’t run out and buy some paint! Finding water leaking or even just slowly seeping into your basement can be disconcerting.  You may be tempted to run out to […]