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Waterproofing Your Basement to Prevent Flood Damage

Written by Eric Brophy. Posted in Basement water proofing, Basement waterproofing services, Foundation repair contractor chicago

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A flooded basement is every homeowner’s nightmare. There are many possible causes: pipes burst, foundations leak and floods happen. Heavy rainfall and melting snow can also contribute to the damage. The clean up can be horrendous and time consuming. Water can also seriously damage the foundations of your house, threatening its structural integrity. Fortunately there are many ways of water proofing basements before any damage occurs. Many waterproofing professionals take a more transparent, cost-effective and common sense approach to water proofing solutions. They should be able to help you identify the problem and find a solution.

Warning signs that all may not be well in the basement
According to experts, nearly all homes with basements – more than 98%