French Drain System Installation

A poorly-drained yard or area can result in undesirable puddling, damaged vegetation, and leakage in a crawlspace or basement. One method of dealing with a problematic drainage is installing a French drainage system that will efficiently carry water away from low areas or near a structure to a pond, ditch or the municipal drainage system. [...]

How To Solve The Problem Of A Flooded Basement

When water suddenly gets into your basement, it can wreck floors and walls, ruin the furniture and carpeting and quickly give rise to mold. And maybe the most distressing thing is that because these places are normally used for storage purposes, this water can damage valuable items such as antiques, family heirlooms and photo albums. [...]

How Water Can Ruin Your Foundation

Foundations are wholly or partly buried in wet soil, which means they are constantly in contact with water. This water can be particularly rough on the foundation of a home. In particular, undiverted and uncontrolled rainwater can wreak havoc and even damage its structural integrity. Water impacts on the foundation in three major ways: Hydrostatic [...]

By | October 26th, 2017|Foundation Repair|0 Comments

Waterproofing Basements

How to Waterproof Your Basement ( Suffolk and Nassau Residents) Learn about the best way to detect a basement water problem, basement waterproofing, and get advice on the most effective way to solve it to avoid further damage to your property. A lot of homeowners know very well that getting their basement flooded is one [...]

By | August 1st, 2017|Basement Waterproofing|0 Comments

About French Drain Systems

The terms water and basement are two terms you don't want to hear in the same sentence as a homeowner. Sure if it is going through piping and water systems to provide water for the space that fine; otherwise you prefer it remain outside the space. Contractors will seal masonry walls during construction of the [...]

By | June 7th, 2017|French Drains|0 Comments

Spot Water Damage Early to Prevent Extreme Damage to Your Home

Any homeowner fears the term "wet basement," and according to the American Society of Home Inspectors, more than 1/2 the homes have this issue. Groundwater swelling, condensation, runoff, are among the leading causes of the problem, and solutions (depending on the cause) can range from using a dehumidifier to installing drain systems around the [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Basement Waterproofing|0 Comments