Do you have cracks in your foundation floor? Cracks are a common feature in most homes, especially here in Toronto where you have older homes with foundations that are decades old.   There are many things that can cause cracks to appear, from poor initial workmanship, to a shifting of the foundation itself.  Cracks can be […]

Finished Basement After Digging out Basement

Digging out a basement (also known an Underpinning or Basement Lowering) can be an ideal way to add some room or additional living space to your home and can often be less expensive than adding room by going upward or outward, which usually requires special permits and lots of red tape.   The best option can […]

Finished basement with musty odour

There are many benefits to having a finished basement, but it can often be one of the most forgotten rooms in the house. If you are thinking about finishing your basement, consider that a finished basement can add value to your house, increase your usable space, and be a fun and flexible room for family […]

commercial foundation waterproofing and crack repair (2)

Like many Toronto-area homes, commercial properties can also suffer from cracks and water leaks in their foundations. This includes a wide range of structures such as schools, airports, shopping centres, churches, hospitals, factories, warehouses and restaurants etc. When these types of commercial properties suffer from foundation cracks and other issues the most common types of […]

finished basement in Toronto that has been waterproofed

Homes in Toronto will have water problems in their basement at one time or another.  Due to the age of the homes in Toronto and the extreme weather conditions, water leaking into the basement is a fact of life for many Toronto home owners. When water does leak into the basement, the questions that come […]