3 Things You Can Do To Prevent A Wet Basement

The lower levels of houses are usually used for storage, or can be transformed into an additional bedroom. These areas allow for a number of great details, and the imagination can go wild with what can be done with the additional space. However, one uninvited guest could settle in and that’s water damage. There’s a few ways that you can prevent a wet basement with basement repair, and it’s not complicated. If the following steps do not help, then the issue may be of a more professional scale, at which point you may want to call in an expert to assess the situation and apply a good fix.

Plant Watering

There’s nothing wrong with a good irrigation or sprinkler system. However, it’s very easy to have them turned on and let them run too long. When doing this, you’ll flood the grass areas, as well as flower beds that do … Read the rest

Preparing For Fun In The Sun In Your Own Backyard

Here in the North we make still have a foot of snow on the ground but I guarantee you spring is right around the corner. It is the time to start thinking about summer fun especially if you are considering the addition of an in-ground gunite swimming pool. A swimming pool is a terrific investment to consider. Not only will it bring you hours of at home entertainment and exercise but it also increases the value of your home and property. A swimming pool built into your homes landscape comes with many decisions to be made. Below are some tips to help ease you through the process of planning and installing a concrete swimming pool to enjoy this summer.

With the installation of a pool your home value instantly increases. Construction of an in-ground, concrete swimming pool is an investment that not only adds value to your homes equity but … Read the rest