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Services U.S. Waterproofing Does NOT Provide

Jan 15, 2018 • By Matthew Stock with Todd Bunge.

U.S. Waterproofing has helped thousands of customers since 1957. In that time we’ve gained a reputation as experts in basement waterproofing and structural foundation repair. Because of our Internet presence, this reputation has grown beyond Chicagoland. With a name that sounds like we are a nationwide corporation, we typically get...

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Basement Egress Windows - Five Features You’ll Want To Have

May 3, 2017 • By Matthew Stock with Mike Likvan.

An egress window in your basement is as important to the safety of your family as working smoke detectors. Properly configured egress windows provide a reliable escape route for your family when basement emergencies block other exits and they offer an easy entrance for firemen with air tanks strapped...

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How to Find The Best Waterproofing Company

Mar 13, 2017 • By Matthew Stock with Mike Likvan.

If you have water coming into your basement, the time to take action is now. Ignoring the water will only complicate cleanup and repairs. To deal with the water, you’ll want to find the best basement waterproofing company so you don’t have the nightmare of fixing it more than...

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What Mike Holmes Doesn’t Know About Foundation Structural Problems.

Dec 23, 2016 • By Matthew Stock with Todd Bunge.

When smart people need foundation repair they know they should enlist an expert. When they think of experts, one name that would be at the top of their list would be Mike Holmes. He is internationally known, highly-experienced with residential building and remodeling and has been called “Canada’s most...

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Tags: structural foundation damage, structural foundation repair, foundation damage, foundation cracks


Basement Crack Repair - 6 Things You Need To Know

Dec 8, 2016 • By Matthew Stock with Mike Likvan.

Your foundation walls are designed to support the weight of your house and to resist moisture that’s surrounding them. When foundations work, you get to live in a stable and dry environment. When they crack, moisture seeps into your basement; it damages valuables like carpeting, keepsakes, and furniture; it...

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Tags: basement waterproofing facts, foundation cracks, basement waterproofing solutions, foundation repairs

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