Dealing With Wet or Flooded Basements in Metro Detroit Michigan

One of the major problems that the Michigan residents have to deal with during the thunderstorm season is their wet or flooded basement. Your basement is likely the largest single space in your home. If you allow it to be wet, moldy, humid, smelly, and unhealthy, you’re abandoning an entire floor of space in your home. Additionally, a home with water in basement is nearly impossible to sell, and the basement air filled with odors, dust mite feces, humidity, and mold spores  will rise into the rest of the house, ruining the healthy environment of the home. Continue reading

Need Waterproofing in Metro Detroit Basements

basement waterproofing miIn recent years basements have evolved into open livable space. No longer the dark and damp spaces used for storage, basements now offer diverse solutions to the challenges of modern day living. Home offices, guest rooms, kid’s rooms, game rooms, home theaters, home gyms, wine cellars, or any other space can be designed into the floor plan of a basement. With a variety of window wells, ceiling heights of 8’ – 10’ or more, and below grade patios, basements are a cool and comfortable environment for your entire family to enjoy. Continue reading

Leaky Basements Require Seals in Metro Detroit

basement foundation crack repairA good portion of  leaky and wet basement repairs require sealing basement foundation wall cracks in poured concrete foundations. Splits are readily noticeable in an unfinished basement; leaking cracks leave water stains on the foundation wall. Inside a finished basement, the diagnosis begins by identifying the region where water first enters the basement, after that searching the exterior for a crack. Continue reading