Flooding in basements is unfortunately common, and it can occur because of a water leak in a pipe, heavy rainfall, snow melt after a hard winter, and more. Whether you live in Indianapolis or Columbus, your basement can be under threat from this debacle.
Basement waterproofing techniques range from adding special coatings and wall materials to the walls to enhancing the space with a sump pump or even digging special trenches along the exterior of the home. These can vary in cost as well as time and effort required, and you may be looking for motivation to get the project completed. By understanding some of the top reasons to waterproof the space, you may be ready to move forward with your basement waterproofing project.