Last Activity:10-03-2011 2:48 PM
Posted in thread: Need some help with a wet Basement Decision on 10-03-2011 at 07:40 AM
Thanks again BridgeMan. That was my thinking. My idea is to dig down to the footing in the
crawl space I'm guessing 3 -4 feet. Get the deepest liner I can find. Fill the bottom of the
hole with rock t...
Posted in thread: Need some help with a wet Basement Decision on 10-02-2011 at 06:48 AM
Actually, it's quite easy. I've put in several, and other than sweating like a pig from all of
the shoveling, it's not a big deal. Prefer doing it in basements as opposed to crawl spaces, as
Posted in thread: Need some help with a wet Basement Decision on 09-28-2011 at 06:54 AM
Placing foundation drains and sumps both in the crawl and basement would be most likely to
prevent future leakage problems, IF DONE CORRECTLY. On the other hand, if whoever does the work
skimps and cu...
Posted in thread: Need some help with a wet Basement Decision on 09-27-2011 at 07:38 PM
Thanks for the welcome. I have called another one he is coming next week.
Posted in thread: Need some help with a wet Basement Decision on 09-27-2011 at 06:55 PM
Ok here's the thing. I'm out of my league on this one. We have a partial basement. The wall
that butts up against the crawl space is leaking. We have owned the house about 30 years. In
that time it ha...