There is probably nothing worse than that musty smell that can permeate a basement after a leak or a flood. After a flood or other water intrusion, it can take weeks or months to get a truly dry basement. This damp environment is a perfect situation for the growth of black mold, which will all know can present serious health concerns. Waterproofing basement services and solutions are needed to solve these issues.
Waterproofing basement services should be used anytime a building is constructed at ground level or below ground level. Additionally, in poured concrete basements, the foundations, cracks and pipe penetrations are the most common entry points for leakage, and require waterproofing basement services. Again, this dampness caused by these leaks can create a hospitable environment for that black mold Continue reading “Waterproofing Basement Services are Essential to a Safe Home”