Does your foundation or basement seem musty or moldy?

Basement mold or mildew is a common problem in homes. If you basement smells moldy or musty and you can see visible mold growth, it鈥檚 possible that you could have a mold infestation that can effect the health of your family. Even if you can鈥檛 see it, mold could be hiding behind finished walls, ceilings…

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Service Business Franchises Experience Fast Growth

Wise Cracks庐 has been serving clients with leaky basements for 23 years. At Wise Cracks庐 nothing is more important than helping people reclaim much needed living space in their basement and protect their most valuable asset, their home. Wise Cracks庐 is one of those opportunities that our Franchisees usually say they wish they had found…

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Winter-wise water tips

Make sure you’ve done your home鈥檚 winter maintenance and preparation. There are also steps you should take to help keep your home prepared for the wintry weather. Although we are well into the season, a few reminders may be helpful even at this later stage. Here are a few tips:  Burst water pipes cause damage…

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WINTER HOME MAINTENANCE TIPS

Winter is hard on houses. You can however, reduce your risk of property damage from the hazards of cold weather with these home maintenance tips from Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC). 鈥淲ith an increase in extreme weather events causing more property damage, it鈥檚 important to follow a home maintenance schedule all year round. In winter,…

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Common sump pump problems and what you can do to avoid a wet basement

1.  Power Failure A sump pump is no different than any other electric appliance in your house — without power, it is completely worthless.  As a safeguard, invest in a high quality back-up power of some sort or battery powered back up sump. 2.  Switch was Stuck There are several different types of sump float switches. Vertical…

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Does your foundation or basement seem musty or moldy?

Basement mold or mildew is a common problem in homes. If you basement smells moldy or musty and you can see visible mold growth, it鈥檚 possible that you could have a mold infestation that can effect the health of your family. Even if you can鈥檛 see it, mold could be hiding behind finished walls, ceilings…

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