Basement Waterproofing: How to Install a Basement Drainage System
Is your basement always damp? Do April showers bring a wet basement along with those May flowers? Then it might be time to consider waterproofing your basement and installing a drain system with a sump pump. A wet basement not only prevents you from enjoying additional space in your house but also can turn your basement into a giant petri dish perfect for growing unhealthy molds and fungi.
What You Need to Know Before Buying a Sump Pump
I’ve been lucky with basements. Having purchased five houses in my life, not one has had serious basement moisture issues. Some dampness in summer, yes, but nothing a dehumidifier couldn’t handle! The secret: When being shown a house by an agent, try to begin your tour in the basement. If there’s evidence of a significant water […]
Sump Pump Battery Back-up: How to Keep Your Basement Dry
Installing a sump pump battery back-up is a great way to keep your basement dry. We'll look at four possibilities to prevent your basement from flooding.
Replacing a Sump Pump
If you just need to replace a sump pump (that is already installed), you DON’T need to call a plumber. This project was really easy– aside from having to install it in, what I lovingly…
How to Test a Basement Sump Pump | Hunker
A basement sump pump can serve as a good investment for a homeowner, and many homes--particularly those in low or wet areas--come standard with basement sump pumps. A sump pump removes water from the lowest level of a home and pumps it outside the house.
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When it comes to your home, you maywant to consider purchasing and installing a sump pump. A sump pump is a device used to remove any water built up and collected, generally in the basement of a home. A sump pump is handy to have in areas where flooding is common, as this device can be used to quickly remove the water, which in turn is going to save you thousands of dollars in possible repair for the home. Of course, before you go about looking into a sump pump installation, it is important…