Posts Tagged wet basement

The Essentials of Sump Pumps

Incorrect terminology puts a real estate agent or homeowner at high risk. When putting a home up for sale there are many details that are disclosed,

More About Swales: With Great Benefit Comes Great Responsibility

Are swales and culverts used often for drainage?  Yes they are! Swales are often dug along property lines to direct water to street drains. Most p

Moisture Problems – Listen To Your Home (Part 8)

Before going further into high water tables, let’s stop for a moment and reflect on what we have accomplished so far. In the beginning, I asked that

Moisture Problems – High Water Table Issues
(Part 7)

Last week I asked why roof gutters with no or short downspout extensions was so bad. The answer is, when dumping massive amounts of water on small iso