Window Well Cover Damage – Repair or Replace?

You have window well covers over your basement window wells, and they have worked great for you and your home. But over time they may start to get worn out and not do the job so well. You start noticing more leaves piling up in your window well each fall, and increasing amounts of snow in the wintertime. As you take a closer look at your window well cover you find the reason your cover is failing is because it is damaged. It may have happened slowly over time due to wear-and-tear, or you may

What Does A Water Damaged Window Well Mean For You?

As you go about your everyday tasks in your home and you stop to take a look out of your basement window, you happen to notice a little bit of moisture. The further you inspect the more clear it becomes… you have water damage in your window well. But what does a water damaged window well mean for you? First, it means your window well isn’t doing its job properly. Second, your going to need to get to the source of the problem to correct the problem. And third, you may even need a new window w

How is a Foundation Liner Installed?

A foundation liner can do many things for your home. First, it is an added layer of defense against the inevitable wear and tear that will happen over time. In Utah this means keeping unwanted moisture away from your foundation so that it will stay dry and secure. With that added protection also comes savings as you avoid unnecessary and potentially very costly repairs. A foundation liner is also a way to increase the curb appeal of your home. While backside of your foundation liner is worki

What is a Foundation Liner?

Your foundation is one of the most important parts of your home. It is made up of, quite literally, the building blocks that support every room, door, and window used to keep your family safe and cozy. You want to take care of your foundation, and you definitely don’t want to deal with any foundation issues. One way you can help protect and take care of your foundation is with a foundation liner. What is a foundation liner? It is an added layer of protection: When you add a foundation lin

Should You Have an Emergency Escape Ladder in Your Window Well?

Having an emergency exit in your basement is a requirement put in place to keep you and your family safe. When it comes to your basement, this is easily achieved with an egress window. An egress window is a window, particularly in bedrooms, that meet certain dimension requirements. An egress window must be at least 20 inches wide, 24 inches high, and can’t be more than 44 inches above the floor. In the case of an emergency, these requirements allow occupants to easily escape through the wi