DIY Basement Waterproofing

A Free Do It Yourself Guide to Basement Waterproofing

Since we can’t be everywhere, we’d like to offer you our free basement waterproofing guide to help with the process. Even if you plan to call us rather than getting your hands dirty, this DIY guide will help you diagnose the problem in advance and give you an idea of the scope of work that needs to be done. It’s free!

Simply enter your best email above and we’ll email you the guide immediately… don’t wait, leaks don’t ever fix themselves! Like a cavity, if ignored it can only get worse. We’ll show you how to fix a cracked basement wall or floor and much more!

Even if you have lived in your house for several years, you may not be completely aware of the amount of moisture that penetrates the basement walls and floor. Even a relatively dry basement at times can admit or generate enough moisture to destroy materials. So the first step in remodeling a basement is to inspect it thoroughly for signs of water penetration or moisture. If you find any, you must then determine their cause and take appropriate corrective action.

How do you proceed?  Our free guide offers plenty of suggestions for DIY Waterproofing. We cover from diagnosis to the techniques we’ve found work the best in close to seventy years of waterproofing basements. Enter your name and best email above and we’ll email you the guide immediately… and if you feel after reading it that your best (and easiest) course of action would be to give us a call, we’re ready and waiting!

All too often families move to a new house and soon find dampness or water that wasn’t present prior to the purchase. Or, they immediately remodel the basement only to find that it becomes a wet mess with the first rain or thaw. There’s no use trying to make a basement livable unless you are certain that it presents no major moisture problems. If you plan to remodel, before you begin renovation make sure you don’t have a wet, leaking basement!

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Testimonials

This was the second visit by Vulcan – the service technicians were very professional and did an amazing job – reviewed the project with me and explained what they were going to do and why they needed to do it – then they started right in and did the work. I would highly recommend this crew to anyone looking to get a water issue resolved in their basement.

Steven B.

Great service, very knowledgable staff and hard working crew! Install went well: 160 linear feet of underdrain pipe and crushed stone with 2 sump pits (one pit with 1 pump and the other upper pit with 2 pumps). Pumps run fine when needed. We now have a dry finished basement with peace of mind. Thanks Vulcan, great job!

Christopher H.

Our basement flooded several times and had water level of up to 4 feet in one corner of the house. Vulcan assessed the situation and added french drains and new sump pump. They were very professional and not too costly. We haven’t had any issues since, this was in early 2000s.

Tom F.