Monthly Archives: September 2012

5 Warning Signs of a Basement in Trouble

Face it: your basement has special needs. It’s below grade, it gets cold and humid in there, it’s dark most of the time and various insects and rodents are constantly trying to take it over. If you have an unfinished basement that doesn’t host any vital appliances, like a washing machine, it probably doesn’t see [...]

Window Well Covers and Other Ways to Keep Water Away

Having windows in your basement is great: they provide natural sunlight, a bit of a view and a potential emergency exit. However, having basement windows often comes with a price, and we are not talking money. The space between the window frame and the wall is very vulnerable and when enough pressure is applied by [...]