Start winter-proofing your basement today with these tips!

Cold, ice, snow and mud – these winter weather hazards can wreak havoc on your basement and home if you aren’t prepared for them. Here are some top tips from local specialists in basement waterproofing in Staten Island, NY.
  • Insulate your pipes: Pipes in the basement are especially vulnerable
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A Guide To French Drains

French drains are also known as rubble drains or sub-surface drains, and weren’t invented by the French – instead, they were the brainchild of Henry French of Massachusetts. These drains are used outdoors in yards and agricultural spaces to help water flow properly and prevent soggy ground.

Why do homes need

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How to prevent moisture problems in your basement

Moisture is every basement’s worst enemy – it’s the cause behind mold problems, damp, bad smells and even structural issues. So how can homeowners help prevent it? Here are some tips from basement waterproofing experts in Monmouth County, NJ.
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How to get your home ready for hurricane season

While hurricane season only officially starts on June 1st, this year has already seen significant Atlantic storm activity. Forecasters are predicting the arrival of around 11-17 named storms (winds of 39mph or more), with five of those likely strong enough to become hurricanes with winds over 74mph. Here are some
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Prepare For Humid Summers This Spring

Humidity is a fact of life in New Jersey, but the right preparations to your home in the spring time can help you make even the worst of humid summer days bearable. Not only is excess humidity uncomfortable, it also promotes the growth of mold in the home, which can
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Why walls sweat – and what to do

Waking up to moisture-covered walls in the winter is unpleasant and worrying for homeowners, and is an issue that should be taken seriously as it can result in damage to interior décor and the home itself. Here are some insights from basement waterproofing experts in Bergen County, NJ. What causes
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When is the best time to waterproof your basement?

As basement waterproofing exerts in Essex County, NJ, we often get asked if there is a right time of year to do basement waterproofing – and the short answer is yes! Here’s some advice for picking a time of year that will get you the best results. Is it basement
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What to do when your wooden floors warp

Wooden flooring is an asset in any home, but not if it’s warping or buckling! Here are some insights from basement waterproofing specialists in Rockland County, NJ. Why are my wooden floors warping?  The most common reason for wood to warp is exposure to water, which is unfortunately something that is
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