Leaking Basement Floor Cracks
A leaking basement floor crack is a serious problem. Not only do you have a basement foundation problem but the floor crack also lets water into your basement. A wet basement is the perfect environment for a host of home pests – mold, mildew and wood rot!
Basement Repair Solutions in Virginia, Maryland, DC
Identifying & Repairing Basement Issues Related To Dampness, Cracks, and Leaking
Why Do I Have Leaking Basement Floor Cracks?
Your basement floor cracks are caused by house settling, which is a serious structural problem. So if you do have a leaky basement floor crack it’s important that you call an expert immediately! Your home’s safety could be at risk.
“Basement humidity can create a variety of expensive problems that could also harm your health.”
Aside from damaging your home’s basement foundation, the basement floor cracks also lets water into your basement. The water is pushed up through the basement floor cracks by hydrostatic pressure.
While the water seems like the problem, it’s the water vapor that creates the biggest problems. As water evaporates it becomes water vapor, or basement humidity. Basement humidity can create a variety of expensive problems that could also harm your health, like:
Mold, mildew and dust mites
High electric bills
Uncomfortable and damp living space
Lowered home value - by 10 - 15%
We’re Here To Help You Find The Best Solutions For Your Basement…
We’re here to help you find the perfect solution for your home, and find out the source of your basement floor cracks and basement water problems.
Requesting your free inspection takes 60 seconds, and you can download your Free Homeowner’s Guide to Basement Waterproofing immediately!
Can I Fix the Leaky Basement Floor Cracks?
Fixing that leaky basement floor crack involves more than a concrete patch and a sealer.
If you patch a basement floor crack that’s a sign of house settling, then that crack will reappear.
If the DIY basement waterproofing solutions aren’t installed properly you could end up having some other structural and water problems. Basement waterproofing is a messy and precise job that should be left to the professionals.
What Do I Do Now?
Before you try fixing the leaky basement floor crack, consult with an expert.
One of our professional basement waterproofing and foundation specialists will inspect your basement foundation for structural and waterproofing problems.
After your free basement foundation inspection, the specialist will show you the problems and explain the cause. Then work with you to recommend the best solution for your home’s wet basement.
Leaky Basement Floor Crack Solutions
Remember, these products aren’t always the solution to your leaky basement floor crack so it’s important to speak with an expert to find the best solution for your home.
Our professional basement waterproofing consultants will work with you, every step of the way, to design the best basement waterproofing solution for your home’s leaky basement floor crack.
Free Homeowner’s Guide to Basement Waterproofing
Tired of your basement leaking every time it rains? Or wondering if those cracks are a sign that you have a bigger problem?
Our Homeowner’s Guide to Basement Waterproofing is your resource for learning about why you have a wet basement, what causes soil settling and what to look for to see if you have a problem. Request your free basement inspection and receive your own copy of the e-book, as our thanks for putting your trust in JES.