After much analysis, experts have determined that the shallow depth interior sub-floor system is the most reliable and effective basement waterproofing solution in a post-construction setting.
In this post, we'll summarize all of the potential solutions for your wet basement. We will also discuss unrealistic solutions to give you a basic understanding of the possible remedies that have been tried over the years. Keep in mind – we are addressing wet basements with 1⁄4” to 1⁄2” or more of water.
Do you have a damp basement or a wet basement? Although the issues often occur simultaneously, it is important to differentiate as they are treated differently. Dampness can mean that there is a humidity problem whereas wetness means that you have a water problem. In this post we'll be discussing what causes a wet basement.