french drain system around outside of house

French Drains in Your Home French Drains have nothing at all to do with France. Their name comes from Henry Flagg French from Concord, Massachusetts, who invented them in 1859. In simplest terms, they are trenches filled with gravel that act as conduits for water runoff. They remain popular ways to remove unwanted water from […]

wet basements Richmond Hill-Toronto

Does your Toronto home have a wet basement? A chronic wet basement is a sign that you have a serious problem that needs to be addressed as soon as possible. A basement that is chronically wet can mean you have potential foundation problems. Damp or wet basements can lead to structural issues, water damage, and […]

Some things seem sent to test our patience, and a flooded basement’s certainly one of them. For starters, by definition you can seldom drain a basement easily, and access is often only up and down the stairs. Stay calm. First things first, keep your cool, call in specialist assistance. After that, you need to take […]

finishing basement in toronto

These days more and more Canadians are avoiding the cost of unnecessary moves, and upgrading their homes instead. Adding an extra bedroom is a popular project because bedrooms are key factors in property valuations. However it’s important to comply with a number of factors in order to fully reap the benefits of the expense. The […]

mould can grow rapidly in damp areas of your home

Mould removal in Toronto homes is something that you should be aware of. People who live in older homes, or who have experienced water damage of any kind can be very susceptible to mould. Mould is a potentially dangerous health problem. The main problem with mould is that it can be easily disturbed and can […]