Basement Learning Center

Protect Your Home from Hurricane Season

Many of us, especially on the East Coast, are thrilled to see the mountains of snow by the side of the road going down as the numbers on the thermometer go up. But the changing of the seasons brings some fresh problems as well. Spring will quickly become summer, and with summer comes hurricane […]

The Top Six Ways Yard Drainage Can Cause Basement Leaks

Basement leaks are a common problem, but here’s a little secret: they aren’t always your basement’s fault. If the soil around your house is too wet, water can force its way in. It is yard drainage, not bad basement design, that is often to blame for the soggy basement blues.
How can you figure out […]

How a Minor Basement Leak Can Cost You Big In the Long Run

A hairline crack in your basement wall. A bit of water on the floor. It can be easy to ignore these seemingly unimportant flaws. After all, you have plenty to deal with without worrying about every little imperfection in your basement.
Think again. A small leak in your basement is a warning sign, like a […]

Frequently Asked Waterproofing Questions

Are you concerned about water damage in your basement? As some of the best waterproofing contractors NJ has to offer, we know that basement waterproofing can be confusing for consumers. Get your most pressing questions answered with this handy FAQ guide. Need even more information? Don’t hesitate to contact us, especially if you are […]

How to Troubleshoot A Sump Pump

A sump pump is your first line of defense to prevent basement flooding: it forces water back out of your house where it belongs. Unless, of course, your sump pump isn’t working, in which case you may well end up with an unwanted swimming pool in your basement.
Don’t worry – it may well be […]