Do I need basement waterproofing?

Why does my Basement or Crawlspace Leak?
January 20, 2018

Do I need basement waterproofing?

  1. Do I need basement waterproofing?

It is very important to the integrity and quality of your home to keep the basement moisture free and clean. If water builds up in your basement or crawl space mold can eventually grow.  Not only in the basement or crawl space, but can travel into the entire home.  Also continuous moisture can damage the foundation or structure.  If this happens, floors can warp, cracks may occur in the walls, doors may not shut properly.  It is important to know signs and clues to look for and what steps should be taken for basement waterproofing in your home.  If you suspect there is moisture is entering the basement, foundation or crawl space of your home, a professional can provide the necessary inspections and services that are needed for basement waterproofing in Gaylord and Northern Michigan.


Signs and clues that I need basement waterproofing

  • A constant and nagging musty odor coming from my basement that even cleaning will not get rid of.
  • Mold and mildew that is noticeable in the basement and sometimes even the home.
  • Upon entering the basement, the air feels moist. A moist basement is not necessarily “normal”.
  • Upon touching the walls or surfaces, they feel “soft”
  • Water stains or markings on the floors or walls where water may be seeping through.
  • White, flaky residue on the concrete or block.
  • Of course, visible water with no known pipe leaks.


Don’t make a mistake.

We understand the do it yourself mindset and many times it is a very wise thing if you have the time and expertise.  But basement waterproofing is not recommended to be done by yourself.  In many instances, you may find it will cost you much more time and money.  You would be far ahead to hire a professional basement waterproofing contractor that is local and trained in the field.  An expert will know how to track the source of water and how to remedy the situation.  At NESPros Basement Technologies, our technicians have the skills, experience, and tools necessary to do the job right.  This will save you tremendous time and money in the long run.

Don’t Stress, Call NES!

The NESPros team is certified and trained to do the job right.  We have been providing our clients with exceptional work since 2009.  Call us and we will inspect your home to diagnose and recommend a cure for your basement or crawl space.  From sump pumps to dehumidifiers, to drainage systems to crack repair, we can work with you to find a helpful and affordable solution.  NESPros provides basement waterproofing, crawl space encapsulation, moisture control, mold remediation, and janitorial services.

Don’t neglect you or your family’s health and quality of life.  Call NESPros at 989.614.1948 for a free inspection today.

Before this happens to you…. Don’t Stress, Call NES!

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