Foundation Repair

Over time as a home settles, you might notice cracks in your foundation. Most of the time, these cracks are small and are not an indication of damage. But the settling of your home may also put more pressure on your foundation or make it shift in a way that is causing stress on your foundation. There are a few ways to tell if the crack you notice is nothing to worry about or a sign that you need t...
Basement Ventilation

If you spend a lot of time in your basement, you may notice that it is always more humid and stuffy than the rest of the house. It might have a musty odor that no amount of cleaning can get rid of. If your basement is primarily used for storage, then the air quality of the area may not be as noticeable. However,  you may notice that what you store in the basement ends up smelling like mildew. Thes...
home inspections

We all know that when there is a fire or a large amount of storm damage, we will need to call in the help of a restoration services company. However, when the damage seems minor, we think that we can do the repairs on our own. If it doesn’t seem bad, we may even leave it alone. There are a few ways you can tell that the problem is getting worse and you need a restoration service to help. An Odd S...
Basement Flooding

Since your basement is below ground level, it is most susceptible to flooding. An appliance or pipe springing a leak anywhere in your home can end up flooding your basement. The same goes for flooding due to storms. There are a few important steps you can take to protect your home and belongings from basement flooding.  Shutting Off the Water With a burst pipe or appliance leak, you will need to...
Basement Waterproofing

Your basement is the foundation of your home. Unfortunately, a basement is not waterproof. Methods that were used when a house was built to stop water from getting in can start to wear out over time. So even if you aren’t seeing a water problem right now, chances are you will eventually. Instead of waiting until you notice water damage, it's better to prevent the water from getting in. The best wa...