The answer - mold. Mold damages property, causes illness, makes a basement smell like a basement, and too often makes the whole house smell like the basement. It can be ...
Monday, November 15th, 2021
Water is heavy. Now imagine tens of thousands of gallons of extra water saturating the soil surrounding your basement. That's a lot of extra weight - literally tons - pre...
Thursday, October 28th, 2021
Did you know sagging floors can be a sign of issues with your crawl space? Here's how we can help.
Monday, October 11th, 2021
Here are five signs you need a trained foundation repair company to take a look at your crawlspace. Don't wait for the problem to become more expensive!
Tuesday, May 11th, 2021
Water seems like such a small, insignificant thing. It comes down as rain, makes little puddles, and we run it out of the kitchen tap. We wash in it, drink it, even play ...
Friday, May 7th, 2021
Many people mark out their crawl space as "most visited places in my house" list, and shut it out of their mind, like it doesn't exist. Hey, if I don't go down there, wha...
Monday, April 26th, 2021
Now that we're officially in Spring and heading into warmer weather, your yard may play a critical part in creating an oasis for you to relax and enjoy with the right com...
Monday, April 19th, 2021
Every time a homeowner tells us they plan to fix the problem themselves; we die a little inside. Foundation repair is absolutely NOT a DIY job and here's why.
Thursday, April 15th, 2021
Many homeowners have had bad experiences with home repair contractors. As homeowners, we've come to believe that mediocre service (at best), is actually ok - that it's ac...
Friday, March 19th, 2021
As we continue our essential work to help our customers repair, protect, and improve their most valuable asset - their home, we wanted to share with you our limited time ...
Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021
Before starting your home improvement project, make sure you had a solid, stable foundation.
Wednesday, January 20th, 2021
Mold grows on wood-based products easily, and mold grows easiest on paper, like the facing on the front and back of the drywall. When choosing building materials for a pr...
Thursday, December 17th, 2020
Does your home reek of a musty odor? Perhaps it's coming from the wet drywall in your basement after the rain leaked in.
Tuesday, November 10th, 2020
Come along and read about the second half of Service Technician, Cameron and I's day on the road!
Monday, October 5th, 2020
It's been a while since I was able to take a day away from the computer and ride along with one of our awesome service technicians, but the day had come! Read along to se...
Wednesday, September 9th, 2020
Home repairs can be timely and costly, especially if you put the project off.
Monday, August 10th, 2020
This isn't a metaphorical question; we're being quite literal here: is your home on solid ground? The answer may surprise you.
Friday, July 31st, 2020
The Basement Defender™ sump pump monitor is like having a personal sump pump technician who is spying on your pump all day, every day.
Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020
We are so blessed that Eric took the time to mail our owner, Tim Runyon, a letter about an experience he had with 4 of our employees in Madisonville, KY. We are honored t...
Tuesday, July 14th, 2020
Have you ever wondered why your crawl space is so humid? It comes down to 2 main things: the ground and the outdoor air
Monday, July 6th, 2020
Sagging floors can be scary! We discuss the signs, causes, and solutions of sagging floors and what you need to do to stabilize them.
Friday, June 26th, 2020