Foundation Repair
6 days, 17 hours ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0
Offset your Mortgage by Renting out your Basement

With the ever climbing price of real estate in the Greater Toronto Area, and the new mortgage stress-test, why not try offsetting your mortgage by renting out your basement. Being a landlord is a big responsibility that comes with many rules and regulations. One of the main things you must think about before you decide […]

1 month, 1 week ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing, Uncategorized 0
Costs and Causes of Basement Floods

No matter where you live, a basement flood is always a possibility. Regardless of if you live on a floodplain or near any bodies of water, your basement may still be at risk. A leaky basement could not only be hazardous to your home but could also affect the health of you and your family. […]

1 month, 2 weeks ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0
Keeping your Basement Dry this Winter

For everyone who is in love with winter, the sight of the first snowfall is magical! It’s that time of the year where you can put on fuzzy slippers, a cozy blanket and warm up with some hot chocolate. We all wish for a snow-covered winter, but as the snow melts in the springtime, the […]

2 months ago Posted in: Foundation Repair 0
Signs your Foundation Needs Fixing

Have you been noticing cracks in your walls? Do your doors get stuck when you try to open them? If the answer to these questions is yes, your house could be suffering from serious foundation problems. No matter how great your home may be, your investment may be in some grave danger with a diminishing […]

2 months, 2 weeks ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0
Basement Renovation: Turn your basement into your favourite room in the house

It’s time to renovate your unused basement, as it will add a valuable space for your home. It is important to consider the space you have, and how it will benefit your family. Due to the current housing market, it’s an excellent time to maximize the space you have—and renovating your basement will allow you […]

3 months, 1 week ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0
Sump Pumps: How to get the most out of your sump pump

Rainfall, snow and of course the melting of snow, are all ways water can easily creep into your basement, causing major problems. When it comes to your basement the question isn’t if your basement is going to get wet, it’s when your basement is going to get wet. Chances are, if you live in a […]

3 months, 3 weeks ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0
Prepare your Home for the Colder Months

The leaves have turned colours and began to fall off  trees, this is the true signal of autumn. Seeing all the beautiful colours and enjoying the cooler weather may have pushed the subzero temperatures, and short, dark days of winter to the back of your mind. But as the cooler temperatures have set in, it’s […]

3 months, 3 weeks ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0

You’ve just come back from a week in paradise, enjoying your vacation time to the fullest. You finish unpacking your suitcase, or rather dumping it out in the laundry hamper, and head down to the basement to put your suitcase away. All of a sudden, at the bottom of the stairs, your memory is flooded […]

7 months ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0
Hydrostatic Pressure May be Affecting Your Home

Basement leaks are inevitable, but they don’t have to be. Anytime a structure is built at ground level or below ground, waterproofing is needed, especially in cases where ground water is likely to build up in the soil and raise the water table. Hydrostatic pressure is then exerted from the higher water table underneath basement […]

7 months ago Posted in: Basement Waterproofing 0
Prevent Basement Flooding with These 10 Simple Steps

Prevent Basement Flooding  As the weather gets warmer and everything is blooming, it is important that you know what to do in order to prevent basement flooding. Rising temperatures and melted snow tend to be the usual culprits, and while there’s little we can do to prevent either, heeding a number of essential tips and tricks can […]