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Why is My Window Well Leaking?

When proper drainage isn’t possible, water can quickly and easily find its way into your basement and other areas of your home. Leaking window wells can cause several issues, which can lead to even more serious problems. To avoid issues like mold and mildew or damage to the walls and foundation of your home that will leave you spending thousands of dollars in repairs, it is important first to figure out the cause and source of your leak. Find out more below about why your window wells coul

What to Do When Your Foundation is Damaged

A home or other structure is only as strong as its foundation. The foundation one of the most crucial parts of a building and is responsible for supporting the building above it, keeping it upright, and blocking water and other moisture. Old or poorly constructed foundations can cause serious issues and be a safety threat to occupants and neighboring structures and individuals. Your foundation needs attention the moment it becomes damaged. Continue scrolling to learn what to do if your found

Transform Your Window Wells Into Gardens

If you live in a basement apartment or don’t have much outdoor space, take advantage of the space inside of your window wells. Depending on the square footage you have outside, the area inside your window wells may be valuable. You probably don’t have the space to plant rows of corn or large trees or bushes; you probably have space for a few smaller planter pots of your favorite herbs, flowers, and other plants. Continue reading to learn more about transforming your window wells into bea

How To Secure Your Basement Windows From Break-Ins

Your house is home to your most valuable items. There, you keep your family, your heirlooms, cars, electronics, and much more. Protecting these precious things from danger or theft is important, and many people’s number one priority. While basements are a convenient part of your home, they also tend to invite intruders. Securing your basement windows will keep you, your loved ones, and your valuables safe. Continue reading to learn how you can secure your basement windows and protect your

What To Do About Leaking Window Wells

A leaky window well can cause many issues for a homeowner. It can damage your home's foundation, your basement, your belongings, and even the window. Not only is this incredibly frustrating and disheartening, but it can also cost you thousands and thousands of dollars in repairs.  So, what should you do about leaky window wells? Keep reading to find out. Remove Standing Water If water has entered your basement, your first step should be removing the water. You can use a wet/dry sh