Why Do I Have A Wet Basement and My Neighbor Does Not?

Seal Well On Both Sides To Foundation And Conform To This Areas Odd Surface

Why Do I Have A Wet Basement and My Neighbor Does Not? Tony & Barb Reick I was out meeting with customers one day when a gentleman asked me, “Why his neighbor has never had a leaky basement in 20 years when he has had numerous occasions dealing with a wet and flooded basement in…

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Black Mold And Your Wet Basement, What You Need To Know

Giant Hole In Foundation Wall

Is Black Mold A Problem In Your Twin Cities Home? Every year thousands of homes in the Minneapolis and St. Paul area experience water seepage in the basement after heavy rains. These homes are more likely to have a mold problem than homes that maintain a dry basement. Black mold grows in moist environments such…

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St. Paul’s Record Snow Melt Is Causing Leaky Basements

St Paul Waterproofing sheet membrane is applied to seal out water

Record snowfall in St. Paul this year is now melting rapidly due to warm temperatures and heavy rainfall and causing major headaches. Water is leaking into basements, well rooms, window wells, and windows, coming in at a high rate, leaving homeowners to scramble trying to bail out the incoming water as fast as it rushes…

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Twin City Window Wells and Wet Basements

Seal the Egress Window Well to the Foundation

Every year we receive several inquiries about Twin City window wells that are causing major problems for homeowners. They awake after each rainstorm to find that their basement is wet because the well is full of water and it is seeping through the window frame. Often they report water so high they see frogs or…

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Is A Wet Basement Stopping The Sale Of Your Home

Wet Basement Problems

A wet basement in the home you are selling can be a sticking point for anyone wanting to sell the home in Minneapolis or ST. Paul. We receive many phone calls each year from home sellers who had their home up for sale when a giant rainstorm flooded the basement the night before a showing…

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Bloomington, MN’s Best Waterproofing Company

Bloomington, MN drain system

Where can you find Bloomington’s Best Waterproofing Company? When I first started my company in the 1980s I met an older gentleman who called and said I had done work for his neighbor. He liked what we had done next door and asked if I would be interested in looking at the drainage problems he had…

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Recent Rains Cause Wet Basements and Mold Growth

Cracks and holes sealed with membrane

I recently received a call from a distressed Twin Cities homeowner, Helpless and wet in Minneapolis, this is their story… Question: Every time it rains I end up with a wet basement. The storm we had the other night flooded my basement again. This has got to stop! Every time it rains I go downstairs…

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Waterproofing Companies Near Me – Twin Cities

Problem walway and step to be removed.

Looking for a waterproofing company near me? Be sure to shop local! I see a lot of signs around town that read, “1-800-wet-basem***….”. Personally, when I’ve found water in my basement I want to call a local company, someone who actually lives here and knows the community, cares for the people, and their homes. Someone…

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Best Basement Waterproofing Company In Minneapolis

Waterproofing sheet membrane

Minneapolis is a city where older houses are abundant. Many of these wonderful homes have a dark secret, a musty odor in the basement. Anytime one can smell “That Smell” it is more than likely some type of mold growing in their house. It may be in the carpet, sheetrock, plaster, wooden baseboards, wall framing…

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Local Company Solves Your Wet Basement From Outside The Box

Hand dug foundation perimeter

AAA Reick’s Waterproofing is a local company that solves wet basement problems outside of the box. The “box” is a hole in the basement floor that contains a sump pump. Millions of people depend on this system to keep their homes dry and safe but the reality of it all is that this system is…

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