With winter just around the corner, we can expect this cold season to bring the usual snow, sleet, and ice with it. As a homeowner, it’s important that you waterproof your home so the water stays where it’s meant to be: outside! Waterproofing not only protects the structure and foundation of your home, but it also protects your family’s health.
One of the most important, yet often neglected, rooms to waterproof is the basement. If you’re unsure where to begin with getting your home ready for the winter, basement waterproofing is a great place to start. Below are eight of the most overlooked reasons people don’t waterproof their basement.