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Category: General

Why is my basement flooding?

A flooded basement can be overwhelmingly stressful and devastating.  Thousands of dollars in building materials can be lost if your basement is finished!  Once you get...

Sump-Pump Tips

Sump Pumps: Useful Equipment Sump pumps have become useful in struggles to maintain dry, waterproof basements. Many homeowners have saved large sums of money by taking...

Benefits of Bilco Doors

Benefits of Installing Bilco Doors Bilco doors are a type of rugged, sturdy doors leading from the basement to outside. These doors usually come in steel, but there are...

Crawlspace Essentials

Crawlspace 101 Chances are you don’t spend a lot of time thinking about your crawlspace. Nobody’s blaming you—and honestly, who really considers their home’s...

Summer Tips for Humidity

The hot summer weather hit us in the middle of April this year, bringing the warmth we so craved, as well as humidity we’ve been dreading. At Basement Solutions, we...

Window Wells: How to Prevent from Flooding

Having windows and window wells in your foundation makes a huge difference in your basement. Window wells let in natural light.  That’s not usually enough to...

Summer Flooding Problems? Basement Waterproofing Tips and Warnings

Summer is finally here and with summer, comes problematic basements and flooding. Humidity, heavy rains and storms all contribute to wet walls/ foundations. Many think...

Sump Pump Benefits, More than You think

Sump Pump Benefits We all know the usual benefits of  sump pumps. Sure, a sump pump is obviously a source of great relief if your home is prone to flooding. And yes, an...

French Drains

What is a French Drain? A French drain (also known as a weeping tile, perimeter drain, land drain) is a trench filled with gravel/rock or containing a perforated pipe...

Dry Ice Mold Blasting

Dry Ice Mold Blasting

Dry ice mold blasting is the most effective mold remediation tool available today. This new and efficient method removes mold faster and more completely than other...