Everdry Waterproofing offers tips and advice treating a wet basement with basement waterproofing in Pittsburgh and surrounding communities.
If you own a home, inspecting your basement should be part of your regular home maintenance projects. One of the most important things to check for being water or moisture in the basement. Wet basements can lead to so many problems. Ensuring that your basement is dry is well worth the effort. Don’t worry if […]
Many homeowners invest in basement waterproofing as an emergency measure. They wait until their basements are flooded with water to get in touch with a waterproofing contractor to repair the damage and waterproof the foundation.
It is a reactive approach to waterproofing your basement. If anything, you should have your basement inspected at least once a […]
Are you considering selling your home? If you’ve ever bought or sold a home in the past, you know that every little thing counts toward your home equity. Things that you’ve lived with for years may seem insignificant to you but a home buyer will looks at these details when considering your home.
Some people don’t view a […]
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 […]
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 […]
The beginning of the year is a great time to lay out your plans for the year. It’s also a great time to schedule those repairs that you’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. […]
If you have a crawlspace, you need to invest in crawlspace waterproofing. This will ensure that you maintain a healthy environment within your home. It will also safeguard the structure of your home. The following tips will help keep your crawl space dry.
Create adequate drainage
Adequate drainage will ensure that water from runoff will […]
Damp Basement Walls in Evans City PA
Walls with insulation are fitted with vapor barriers. These are plastic sheets that prevent the penetration of moisture through the wall into the room. If you have noticed condensation on your vapor barrier, you may be dealing with damp basement walls.
Where is the moisture coming from?
It isn’t uncommon to […]
Basement moisture is problematic for many reasons because:
…..It can damage appliances
…..it can lead to mold growth
…..it can damage the foundation of the home
…..it can make the basement unusable as living space
There are many ways to address moisture and take away any moldy smells, potential damage and help you regain living space in your home.