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JES Blog provides tips on home foundations, crawl spaces, basements and waterproofing for homeowners and businesses. JES Foundation Repair serves Virginia, including Virginia Beach and all of Hampton Roads, Central Virginia and Richmond throughout Charlottesville, Northern Virginia, Washington D.C., and Maryland homeowners and businesses.  Let JES help solve your foundation, crawl space, or basement waterproofing problem today! Since 1993, JES has provided over 50,000 solutions for residential, commercial, and industrial properties. 

What’s The Difference Between Cellars & Basements?

Cellars and basements can be fantastic extra spaces in your home. It’s important to know the difference when buying a home, thinking about a home makeover, and being alert to the critical maintenance which protects these spaces and the rest of your property. How do...

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How Moist Basements Lead To Basement Mold

Moisture and basement mold go hand in hand. High moisture levels lead to mold throughout your Virginia home. That can result in dangerous conditions for your health and eventually extremely expensive renovations. Smart homeowners learn the signs to look for, even...

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Concrete Block Wall Cracks: Are They Normal Or Dangerous?

Do you have cracks showing in your walls? Is so, when are they just a common sign of aging versus being urgent hazards you need to get help with? It’s not uncommon to see cracks in a house in Virginia. However, there are very different types of cracks that can appear...

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Do Your Need To Waterproof Your Concrete Block Walls?

Worried about water in your basement or crawl space? What are the signs you need to do something? What causes this damp or water intrusion? What’s the right way to fix it and prevent further issues? Excess water and dampness in areas like your crawl space or basement,...

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Basement Mold – How to Remove the Mold and Keep It Away

Home and basement mold can be scary. It is a big problem. How can you head it off before it grows? How can you safely remove household mold? How do you make sure it doesn’t come back? Mold can be one of the most serious issues facing property owners in Virginia,...

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Crawl Space Encapsulation and Insulation in Virginia

Virginia is a state for lovers – and for rainstorms. Come winter and spring, you know the sky is going to be gray most of the time. For some residents, gray skies mean more than just a chance for rain. They also mean a flooded crawl space. The good news is that both...

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Encapsulating Your Crawl Space: The Basics

Encapsulating your crawl space will help you protect it from the worst of Virginia precipitation. If you’re from the Virginia area, you know how essential that kind of protection can be – especially if you intend to use your crawl space as a storage space. The last...

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Basement Drainage: Picking The Right Drainage System

Dealing with a cooler climate and the precipitation that comes with it makes it difficult for you to keep your basement clean and safe. When you’re dealing with this kind of Virginia weather on a daily basis, you’re going to want an effective drainage system going to...

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Rain, Rain, Go Away: Fixing A Wet Basement

Pooling water around your walls is the last thing you want to see when you go into your basement. Unfortunately, houses new and old that are ill-equipped to handle large amounts of precipitation may leak. If you notice your basement is damp or even drenched after bad...

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Waterproofing Your Basement: An Exercise In Flexibility

Homeowners in the Virginia area know how much of a hassle it can be to deal with a damp basement. What’s even worse is having to redo basement waterproofing that hasn’t stuck. Sometimes, even after you’ve put your best efforts into the waterproofing process, seepage...

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Warm Weather and its Effect on Soil

Call 866-370-4816 today! Your information is private and secure. Dry Soil and Your Foundation Finally, warmer weather is here! However, this warmer weather causes dry soil. If your home is already showing signs of...

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Wall Repair for Your Home

Call 866-370-4816 today! Your information is private and secure. Wall Repair for Your Home Your primary focus on your home are probably the parts that you can see, but what you didn’t know is that it is the part...

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Snow and Your Home’s Foundation

Call 866-370-4816 today!Your information is private and secure. How Snow Can Be Dangerous for Your Home's Foundation The holidays are behind us, but the cold weather is not. As the winter months continue, you can...

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How Cold Weather Causes Foundation Problems

Call 866-370-4816 today! Your information is private and secure. Cold Weather Causes Foundation Problems for Your Home Keep Your Eyes Peeled for these Signs The holidays are amazing and full of love, happiness, and...

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How Cold Weather Effects Your Crawl Space

Call 866-370-4816 today! Your information is private and secure. Cold and Your Crawl Space The holidays are approaching, which means it’s colder outside. Everyone loves the holidays, hot chocolate,...

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Pros of a Basement Dehumidifier

Call 866-370-4816 today! Your information is private and secure.  Pros of a Basement Dehumidifier If your home has a wet or damp basement, it can affect you and your family. A wet basement contaminates the air,...

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Perspective on Cat 5 Hurricanes

Perspective on Cat 5 Hurricanes I remember it pretty clearly because it wasn’t that long ago when Hurricane Matthew tore into the east coast causing one of the worst flooding events in the southeastern region, especially in northeastern North Carolina. Causing a...

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Basement Foundation Repair

Call 866-370-4816 today! Your information is private and secure. Basement Foundation Repair Homes with settling soil around and under the basement, require a basement foundation repair solution to remedy the issue...

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Hurricane Season 2018

Hurricane Season 2018 Understanding What's on the Horizon... Hurricanes and tropical storms are notorious for causing heavy rainfall and flooding, especially in the Mid-Atlantic region during Hurricane Season 2018. Not only are hurricanes dangerous, but they also...

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