A sump pump is your last line of defense between a dry basement and a flooded one. Your sump pump is an essential part of any basement or crawl space waterproofing system, as it is the only component that pumps all the collected water out of your home. Like all other things in your home, […]
Before you remodel your basement, whether you are in Pittsburgh or surrounding communities, you will want to make sure you’ve taken the necessary precautions. The Environmental Protection Agency lists six items to check and fix before renovating or remodeling. These include: combustion appliances, airflow, moisture, radon, flooring, and windows.
Any appliances that burn fuels need […]
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Liz M Sewickley
Cinder block foundation walls can be troublesome for homeowners. Rainy and snowy weather combined with an older home makes for a less than ideal situation that may lead to a leaky basement in Pittsburgh and other communities. Because there are more points of weakness in a cinder block wall foundation, they can be more troublesome […]
While mold can come in several varieties, types such as black mold are toxic and unsafe and can cause health issues ranging from common problems such as allergic reactions to more serious conditions. Some health issues commonly associated to toxic mold include:
Breathing Problems Including Allergies & Asthma
Nausea & Dizziness
Ben Franklin’s saying “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” reminds us that it is much easier to do something to prevent a problem than to deal with it after it has happened. This is true when it comes to many areas of life, including taking care of your home.
One area that […]
There are volumes of information on ways to remedy basement problems but sometimes finding the correct solution is more challenging. Understanding exactly what basement waterproofing is and the techniques involved becomes easier as you consult a basement waterproofing company. As you interview potential companies, consider these five things to ensure you hire the best basement […]
Moisture in a home’s basement or foundation can cause homeowners frustration and concern but beyond the worry of water, other problems such as mold, mildew, musty odor, damp spots and peeling paint can lead to an unhealthy living environment. Everdry’s basement waterproofing system is a complete solution that addresses these concerns using both indoor and […]
Controlling the level of humidity in the crawl space is one of the most important steps to ensuring that your indoor environment is a healthy one. Effective crawlspace waterproofing will keep the crawl space dry and free from pests. This often involves complete encapsulation of the crawlspace.
When thereâ€™s trouble below
It isnâ€™t uncommon to experience […]
The beginning of the year is a great time to lay out your plans for the year. Itâ€™s also a great time to schedule those repairs that youâ€™ve been putting off.
If you have an issue with your foundation, you may be wondering what time of the year would be the best to schedule foundation repair. […]