Blog Posts in September, 2014

How to Tell If Your Basement Has a Moisture Problem

You spend lots of time and money taking care of your home, so be sure to protect your investment by preventing minor moisture problems from growing into major problems that can cause structural damage ...
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Health Problems Associated with Leaky Basements

If your basement has sprung a leak, these wet conditions can become more than just a minor nuisance for yourself and your family. A leaking basement can create the ideal conditions for mold and ...
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Understanding How Sump Pumps Work

Your sump pump is one of the most important parts of your basement. In the event of basement flooding, your sump pump will send water safely out and away from your home. Along with basement ...
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The Home Buyer's Guide to Foundation Problems

Many homes in the Baltimore area suffer from problems with their foundations. In most cases, foundation issues are caused by construction errors, poor water drainage, or both. When buying a new home, ...
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How Mold Can Affect Your Health

If you notice mold or mildew in your home, you need to have it properly removed right away. Prolonged exposure to damp and moldy environments may cause a variety of health effects ranging from mild to ...
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How Dry Soil Can Lead to Foundation Problems

During the summer months, dry soil can lead to major foundation problems in your home. When soil dries out, it can compromise the stability and safety of your foundation. To eliminate the need for ...
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