Basement Waterproofing Basics
Is There Any Alternative to Roof Gutters? - Fine Homebuilding
Find the answer to this question: I’m sick and tired of my gutters. They leak, they are rotting out my trim, they’re a maintenance headache, and on top of all that, I don’t like how they look. Without them, however, I’m concerned that my stone foundation will leak even worse than it does now. What should I do?Lead ImageNoneDan ThorntonLink Only
10 Things You Must Know: Finishing a Basement
Check for any water issues in your basement before beginning the planning process. Obvious signs are pools of water or drips coming through the below-grade walls. Check outside to make sure the ground is graded away from your foundation. Also look for cracks in your foundation walls and repair that damage if necessary.