A wet basement poses all kinds of problems to Toronto homeowners. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need to live near a body of water to experience problems. Heavy rains, snow storms, and other natural issues or otherwise could potentially cause your basement to flood. Most people don’t realize any water is seeping into their basement until it happens.
Just as you check all the windows in your home for leaks during a rainstorm, you also need to pay attention to the basement. Water can seep in through the walls. As soon as you notice this happening, you need to call in a waterproofing specialist. DryShield® basement waterproofing experts know exactly what to look for and will ensure that the gets done right the first time and stays dry!
While you do need to shop around for the best price, you should do research to make sure you are not getting a bad deal in choosing the least expensive price. There are different types of waterproofing systems to choose from and each contractor has different ways of doing the work.
Be sure to check out each waterproofing company by asking for references and checking online testimonials by former customers to see if they were satisfied with the work they had done.
Don’t forget to ask for a warranty on the work. This is one way of knowing whether or not the company believes in their waterproofing work.
Having a waterproofing company make sure that no water gets into your basement should be a one-time cost. This type of work will ensure that your basement is waterproof from now on. It is not like other types of maintenance that you do on your home that you have to repeat every year or every few years.
A wet basement in Toronto can lead to all types of costly problems, most commonly the development of mold. Don’t risk your health. Contact DryShield® today to dicuss the best basement waterproofing solution for your need with a certified waterproofing specialist.