Re: leaky basement for 10 years
One of the first things is ensure the ground slopes away from the house.
Originally Posted by daisymae17
Second is to replace the gutters and have the down spouts extended away from the house ( make sure that the first step is looked after as well )
As for the foundation --- are there cracks allowing water penetration?
Personally, I'm with repairs and waterproofing from the exterior -- it is expensive and intrusive -- but --- it is the best method.
However, starting with the first two steps will go along way to helping the issue.
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