If you want to keep your home safe from the potential dangers that water can create, it is wise to consider waterproofing it.
You’ve likely heard the phrase, “too much of a good thing,” several times in your life, and if you have ever gone through a flood, you know that water may be necessary for life, but too much of it is not a good thing. Water is a very strong force that can erode the strongest of materials, as is evidenced by the many great canyons in the world. If you want to keep your home safe from the potential dangers that water can create, it is wise to consider waterproofing it. At Basement Technologies of Western NC, we offer crawlspace and basement waterproofing services, including ventilation systems, that will keep these areas dry and protect your home.
There are several signs that you should watch for that can signal a need for waterproofing, including:
- Standing water in the basement
- Water stains on the wall or on the floor indicating past water leakage
- You notice actual leaks from the walls or floor
- Your basement windows or doors often have condensation on them
- The door to your basement tends to swell and warp
- You notice musty odors
- You notice mold or mildew
- You experience problems with the wood flooring in your home
- Your HVAC system struggles to control humidity
- You have increased pest and rodent activity
The best way to learn if you need crawlspace or basement waterproofing is to contact us to schedule a comprehensive inspection. We provide you with a detailed report that includes drawings and photos so that you can see what is going on and why waterproofing may be the best investment you make for your home. Reach out today to learn more.
FAQs About Our Waterproofing Solutions
At Basement Technologies of Western NC, we provide expert waterproofing solutions to keep homes and basements healthy and dry. The following are some questions we frequently get asked about our waterproofing services and some helpful answers to go with them.
What are some signs I need waterproofing services?
You should call us for waterproofing services if there’s standing water in your basement, there are water stains on your walls or floors, or you notice leaks in your basement. Other signs include musty odors, the appearance of mold or mildew, and high humidity levels in your home.