Do you feel damp in your basement or hear dripping but cannot identify the source of any leaking?
Has your floor presented with cracking that looks troublesome?
Answering yes to questions like these can signal a need for professional basement waterproofing services.
↓ Do You See These Common Signs of Basement Water Problems? ↓
Wet Basement Floors
Standing water on your basement floors is not only a hazard, but a direct sign of a moisture intrusion issue! Capable of causing negative health effects and safety concerns, water entering your basement spells trouble. Fortunately, we have a solution!
If there are cracks present, and they are large or have a ragged appearance, the problem may be rooted in the foundation. If the cracks extend into the walls or the ceiling, this could be a sign that the foundation is weakened. Professional evaluation is recommended.
High humidity and leaks around supply lines can create the perfect environment for wood rot fungi. A musty smell may indicate that you have wood rot. The odor will increase in strength and intensity as it spreads throughout the house.
Some common signs of a wet basement are black or green mold, discoloration, or a musty smell. If you see clusters of mold growing, you may need a professional to help identify the severity of your mold infestation. Mold symptoms can also be the result of ceiling leaks.
↓ Do You See These Common Signs of Crawl Space Water Problems? ↓
A wet crawl space can cause serious problems for the structure of your home, including rotting the wood and attracting termites. Floors in your living areas on the main floor of your home can become uneven, or worse.
The puddles accumulating on the dirt floor of your crawl space that may seem harmless are anything but safe. Water is the primary source of a majority of crawl space issues like mold growth, mildew, and rotting wood structures.
Controlling the humidity levels is a critical part of preventing mold growth, pest infestation, and much more! Likewise, because of the Stack Effect, the air quality in the house may be affected by high crawl space humidity.
Mold growth is a common problem that can form in high humidity environments. Growth can overrun the space below your home and come up through the floors into your living areas, causing negative health effects!