Helpful Hints

  • The very best time to solve basement and crawl space moisture problems is during the original construction of the home and good footing drains must be one part of this moisture control system.
  • In existing structures, the best places to deal with basement and moisture problems is at the exterior of the home.
  • Don't believe in magic! Unless you plan for basement and crawl space moisture control you are likely to end up with some wet spaces.
  • And what about Radon control? First find out if Radon gas is a problem in your area. If Radon is an issues in your area, be sure to work with an expert in designing the mitigation system.

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Footing Drains