Posts Tagged ‘Basement Waterproofing Contractors’

Flood Prevention: Troubleshooting Your Sump Pump.

Thursday, March 29th, 2012
Tips to detect and prevent sump pump failures. Sump pumps are the homeowner’s first line of defense against basement flood. This article lists some simple steps that will help you make sure that your sump pump is able to handle the job when you need it most. by Cynthia Freeney… Read More »

6 Common Sump Pump Problems and What to Do About Them

Monday, May 9th, 2011
A good sump pump, tied to a properly installed, working foundation drainage system is a homeowner’s first line of defense against basement flood. Sump pump failure, on the other hand, is the cause of many basement floods. Sump pumps are mechanical devices, therefore prone to malfunction, and they need a… Read More »

Basement Systems to be Inducted into CT Business Hall of Fame

Wednesday, May 4th, 2011
Basement Systems, Inc., will be joining the ranks of prestigious businesses and business leaders throughout the state as inductees in the Connecticut Business Hall of Fame. The international basement waterproofing company, based in Seymour, was selected to be a part of the Hall of Fame’s Class of 2010. This year’s… Read More »

Yard Drainage Solutions

Monday, May 2nd, 2011
Many basement leak problems can be prevented or, at least helped, with simple and inexpensive measures. First, make sure that the soil around the foundation is properly graded. It should slope away from the walls. If you have concrete sidewalks, a driveway make sure they too are diverting the water… Read More »

Foundation Water Damage: What to Do When It’s More Than Just a Basement Leak.

Monday, April 11th, 2011
Water on expanding soil caused this basement wall to bow. Bill Loden, a seasoned home inspector from Madison, AL tells Consumer Reports: “If there are 10 things that can go wrong with a house, 15 of them have to do with water.” Having dealt with water intrusion problems for the… Read More »