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Basement water damage

Fall Maintenance

Commercial and residential buildings will benefit from early maintenance before cold weather arrives. Clean gutters and downspouts. Reseal exterior woodwork- fences, pergolas, sheds, and trellises should be inspected and included in the process. Check for pest infestation and associated damage- small animals, e.g. mice and...

Basement Mold and Water

Exposed dirt floors in basements and crawl spaces are problematic due to the moisture rising on convection driven air flow. Moisture can reach the upper levels of building through utility chases, voids, and stairways via stack effect http://www.epa.gov/iaq/largebldgs/pdf_files/sec_2.pdf  transporting indoor air contaminants with it. Including the...

Basement Waterproofing

Wet basements and wet crawl spaces present problems for the entire building. The key to improving basement moisture is controlling relative humidity. Moisture vapor rises from dirt floors, on convection driven air-flow, to upper levels. Water that has penetrated foundations will also increase relative humidity and...

Seasonal Maintenance

PREVENTION Perform maintenance regularly; keep a schedule for routine building examinations. Look for condensation and wet spots from the attic to the basement. Be certain attic soffit vents, gable end vents, and ridge vents are unobstructed by insulation and/or contents. Attics are not meant to be used...