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

Basement Water Problems in Michigan

basement waterproofing miBasement water problems are as old as the structures themselves. Water will leak into a basement through any opening it can, including your walls, floors, and the joints between them. Water can even pass through the concrete itself which is one reason why basements are notoriously damp, humid spaces. Continue reading

Wet Basements in Michigan

basement experts waterproofing michiganWhen your house was built, the contractor dug a hole into the ground.  The soil they dug into is typically hard and compact this is known as virgin soil.  Virgin soil does not absorb water as quick as loose soil would so when it rains the virgin soil holds the water.  Basically like a swimming pool. 

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