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Basement Waterproofing Solutions - Fact vs. Fiction

Basement Waterproofing Solutions - Fact vs. Fiction

Jan 30, 2012 • By Matthew Stock.

Over the past 50+ years, we’ve heard hundreds of theories on what causes basement waterproofing problems and how to go about solving them. Some of them sound quite plausible to the untrained ear. And some are utterly absurd. I’ll leave out the absurdities (as entertaining as they may be!) and...

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Tags: basement waterproofing solutions, basement waterproofing facts, home shows, how to choose a waterproofing company

French Drain - So What the Heck is It?

French Drain - So What the Heck is It?

Jan 23, 2012 • By Matthew Stock with Ben Shachter.

A French Drain is a mysterious solution for waterproofing a basement or foundation, rarely understood by homeowners and contractors alike. The origins of the French Drain system coincidentally has nothing to do with the European home of fine wines or the city of love. You will not find early...

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Tags: basement waterproofing facts, french drain, drain tile, what is drain tile, exterior drain tile, interior drain tile

Hiring a Basement Waterproofing Company - Top 5 Things to Consider

Hiring a Basement Waterproofing Company - Top 5 Things to Consider

Jan 20, 2012 • By Matthew Stock.

When hiring a basement waterproofing company, there’s many things to take into consideration. What To Look For in a Basement Waterproofing Company: 1. The Solution There are multiple ways to solve a basement seepage problem. Look for a full service basement waterproofing company offering a wide range of services. Stay away from...

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Tags: researching companies, competitors, how to choose a waterproofing company

How Much Does it Cost to Waterproof a Basement?

How Much Does it Cost to Waterproof a Basement?

Jan 16, 2012 • By Matthew Stock.

There are a number of factors that determine the cost of waterproofing a basement. Below are some of the more significant variables. Factors Influencing the Cost to Waterproof a Basement: Foundation Type The first step in solving a basement seepage problem is to determine what the foundation was constructed of. Foundations in...

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Tags: basement waterproofing, basement waterproofing facts, cost to waterproof basement, basement waterproofing estimate

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