Wet basement, AGAIN?!

Corner Wrapped In Sheet Membrane

Everyone wants a safe and dry basement, but not everyone has one. Those are the facts. My job is to make sure that people who contact my company because they have experienced water in the basement receive the service they need. I take that seriously because I’m aware of the dangers that lurk in wet…

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A Safe Basement is a Dry Basement

Mortar Crack By Side Window Well

Everyone wants a safe and dry basement, but not everyone has one. Those are the facts. My job is to make sure that people who contact my company because they have experienced water in the basement receive the service they need. I take that seriously because I’m aware of the dangers that lurk in wet…

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Bad Pavement and Wet Basements in St Paul

In the older St. Paul neighborhoods wet basements can often be caused by failing paved surfaces such as concrete, asphalt and brick pavers. Left untreated these moisture problems can do a lot of structural damage to your home interior as well as the exterior foundation walls. In the darker environment of these old houses this…

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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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