As a homeowner, you know that there is no margin for error when it comes to your property and its assets. The foundation of your home is crucial to the stability and security of your asset – if compromised, you could be looking at costly repairs or even an expensive rebuild.
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Springtime is perfect for homeowners to get their homes in order and kickstart any new projects. One area of the house that deserves some extra attention during this season is your basement. It can be easy to forget about what lies beneath, but taking care of your basement now will save you from having a […]
If you are in the process of buying a home, or own a house already, finding the best home insurance policy is an essential part of protecting your investment. Homeowners insurance comes with many added benefits such as paying for repairs and replacements due to damage done by weather or wear and tear over time.
As a homeowner, the new year is an opportune time to start fresh and make improvements in your home. Preparing your home for the new year is essential; when done right, you will benefit from increased efficiency while avoiding preventable repair costs.
A flooded basement is more than just a giant headache; they’re a safety and health hazard. When your basement floods, you have more than just water to contend with—there may be sewer backup and debris like building materials. These can cause injury and illness if not handled properly.
Healthy Home, Waterproofing
Prepare your home pipes for freezing temperatures to avoid a costly water emergency!
Each year when the temperature drops, homeowners experience frozen pipes that crack or burst and cause flooding that can damage walls, floors, and furniture. To prevent this emergency, take the time to winterize the pipes in your home.
At Missouri Basement, we want you to be educated about your home, any problems that could arise, and how to fix them. One of the problems that could affect your home is something called hydrostatic pressure. Hydrostatic pressure is one of the most common causes of basement leaks, bowing walls, and settling foundations in homes. […]
Problems with your home’s foundation are a severe matter. Wall cracks, tilting chimneys, doors, or windows that stick, or the complete failure of the foundation itself are sure signs that your home is in trouble. It’s always in your best interest to begin repairs for foundation settlement sooner than later.
Are you noticing condensation build-up on the windows of your home or business? That means you have a problem with excess humidity. Excess humidity in your home or business can cause problems like a musty smell, mold, mildew, and rot that can damage your belongings. Here are five ways to control humidity in your home […]
As homeowners, a lot of us associate a musty smell with the basement. After all, many of us probably remember wrinkling our noses when going down into the basement of our childhood homes to get our summer toys out of storage or do laundry. But did you know that a musty smells in the basement […]