December 9, 2014

Water in My Basement Washington DC

When water enters your basement after heavy rains, snow melt or flooding, it can make for an extremely frustrating experience. Many properties in Washington, DC are at risk of water intrusion. At least one-third of Washington, DC has a dual sanitary and storm water sewer system to capture surface overflow, but during periods of heavy downpours, the system can quickly become overwhelmed causing excess water to pool up in neighborhoods and business districts.

Those within close proximity of the Tidal Basin, the National Mall and East Potomac Park, are especially vulnerable to over bank flooding. Your wet basement problem can lead to structural damage. Basement waterproofing is the recommended solution for keeping water from infiltrating the lower levels of your home. READ MORE HERE...

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