sump pump

Water is a mighty powerful and persistent thing. It’s carved out canyons and has flooded huge cities. Allow it drip for long enough and it will punch a hole through granite. When it comes to your basement – if there’s a way for water to find it’s through, trust me, it will discover it and […]

Creating a window well as a means of egress

As a basement waterproofing company, we often get calls for leaks in the basement during heavy rain fall.  Often times,  cracks and leaks around  a worn and decaying window well is the source for these water problems in the basement.. There are a variety of window well designs available. Some are deep, and closed in […]

a stairstep crack in a cinderblock basement wall

Foundation problems are pretty common in Toronto, especially in older homes closer to Lake Ontario.  Toronto is a city with a high water level table, meaning many areas experience chronic problems in their basements due to ground water swelling up underneath the foundation. The earth’s not static beneath your home’s foundations. In fact, it’s a […]

mould growing around ducts in attic

Here at Nusite Group Contractors, we get dozens of calls every month in Toronto and the surrounding GTA for mould removal in the attic.  The homeowner usually notices a leak or musty smell in the attic and discovers, to their horror, an entire eco-system of mould that has been growing and spreading throughout their attic. […]

Basement waterproofing membrane being applied to Toronto home

Over the past 30 years, Nusite Group Contractors has performed several hundred interior and exterior basement waterproofing jobs all over Toronto and the surrounding GTA.  Homeowners that have wet or leaky basements are often confused as to how the waterproofing process works.  While in some cases, an interior waterproofing job is sufficient, often times it will not […]