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Five Ways to Waterproof your Basement
1. Install a drain tile system.
2. Regrade around your foundation.
3. French drains can be used to direct water through the yard, and away from the house.
4. Remove overgrown shrubbery around your foundation.
5. Replace concrete to proper pitch away from home. #minneapolisconcrete #minneapolisbasement #wetbasement #minneapoliswaterproofing
Is your basement damp? You may want ot check the grade around your foundation. If the grading has settled over time, it is time to get it fixed up. #leakybasement #minneapoliswaterproofing #minneapolisconcretecare #basementrepair #wetbasement #minneapoliswaterproofing
As this year's late snow falls and melts quickly, wet basements are a common menace that carries on into spring. Having the proper drain tile system installed will save you the hassle of mold problems and flooding. Call Drew Gardner Concrete and Waterproofing today at 651-285-6261. #minneapolisfoundationrepair #minneapolisconcrete #wetbasement #draintile
Do not use paints, sealers and other applications on interior walls or floors. They might temporarily block moisture, but they can't withstand the hydrostatic pressure that forces water through the foundation wall or floor. Do not put plastic on the wall and cover it with insulation or finished wall materials. Rather than keep water out, it will merely make an excellent environment for growing potentially troublesome mold and mildew. #wetbasement #leakybasement #basementcoati