Maybe one day you entered your home and noticed a new musty smell coming from the basement. Or maybe you’ve always noticed that musty basement smell over time but recently, it got worse. The fear of “wet basement” is very real for all homeowners and the first indication can be a persistent musty home smell. The second indication of a wet basement can be seen as random wet spots begin to appear around the floors and the walls. Condensation may be the culprit as moist, warm air hits your home’s foundation. What are the other factors that lead to a wet basement? What if you already have a small leak?
We cannot stress how important time is when noticing even the smallest leak in a basement. When you call Environmental Doctor for Dayton basement waterproofing, you’re calling for quality assurance at a timely manner. Your home’s foundation will have a better chance of survival with a fast and reliant waterproofing service.
There may be several reasons as to why you basement is wet and/or leaky. From water intrusion to condensation, even change in weather (l.e. rainy season), it can be a pain to deal with basement renovations. Although, in the long run, waterproofing your basement can save your home from rotting, sinking, warping and future decay. Every home is unique within its own architecture and location. Which is why we recommend calling us to send over a specialist to inspect your home and discuss the options your home has for basement waterproofing. Some of the most popular ways to waterproof a basement includes: a drain main, a flat track, a 4” round drain tile, and a dehumidifier. Depending on the needs of your home, installing a sump pump may be a great addition.
Should you be thinking about waterproofing the basement this winter? You should be!
Whether you’re a homeowner or have a rental in Ohio, indoor water damage can cost you hundreds or thousands of dollars in repairs. Like your parents always said, “It’s better to be safe than sorry.” Avoid the costs and call us today!
Dayton Basement Waterproofing has the most qualified and capable professionals in the area. We can inspect your basement no matter what season it is. Winter is also a crucial time to get your basement inspected since you know, all that Ohio winter snow is going to melt soon enough…
Feel free to give us a call today to book an appointment or to learn more about Dayton Basement Waterproofing.