Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Are Basement Water Problems Common?
A: Some recent surveys have indicated that as many as 85 out of 100 homes have some form of basement moisture problem.
Q: Can a wet or damp basement reduce the value of my home?
A: Studies show that a home with basement problems may not sell quickly or financial institutions may not consider loaning money until basement problems addressed.
Q: How does a damp, wet, leaking basement effect health?
A: Moisture causes mold and mildew which can have adverse effects on health.
Q: What are the benefits of Basement Waterproofing?
A: Basement Waterproofing can increase square footage, protect your investment, as well as enable you to use the space for storage or finish into the nice comfortable living space you've always wanted!
Q: Why is waterproofing your basement important?
A: Water can be devastating to your home and personal property. Your home is the most significant financial investment you will likely make; it is essential to protect your investment.
Q: Can my damp, wet basement problem be solved?
A: Waters Basement Services, Inc. products and systems provide cost-effective solutions backed by excellent service and can offer a full warranty.
Q: Do you have to excavate outside of our home?
A: No, most of our products and systems work for installation on the inside of your basement. We can perform this year round, and we avoid disturbing soil, landscaping, and structures.
Q: Will waterproofing increase the value of my home?
A: Positively! Your dry basement can increase square footage, protect your investment, as well as enable you to use the space for storage or finish into the nice comfortable living space you've always wanted!
Q: Can an outside exit be installed in my basement?
A: Yes, there are some products and choices to create an outside exit.
Q: Do you install waterproofing systems in new construction?
A: Absolutely. You can protect your investment with confidence knowing you will have a warranty against water leakage. Also, this prepares your basement for finishing or renovating.