Most houses with basements require a sump pump. A weeping system is used to direct water into the sump hole where the sump pump then pumps the water to an exterior discharge location which keeps the basement from absorbing moisture or flooding. When a big rain storm comes through, the sump pump will really be […]
Basement problems and repairs that are suggested by professionals. Ideas and discussions on different options available when dealing with basements. From water to concrete cracking, this information will be informative for home owners.
Flashing refer to thin continuous pieces of sheet metal or other impervious material installed to prevent the passage of water into a structure from an angle or joint. Flashing generally operates on the principle that, for water to penetrate a joint, it must work itself upward against the force of gravity or in the case […]