WET BASEMENT?

It’s been said that more than ninety eight percent of all houses have had or will have some form of basement leakage at some point. IDENTIFYING THE PROBLEM; The presence of efflorescence, a white mineral deposit inside the foundation walls indicates moisture penetration. The severity of the problem, whether minimal or actively leaking, is not…

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Putting it off for a rainy day

The concrete crack that does nothing may be your worst nightmare. Putting it off for a Rainy Day is an expression used when we procrastinate.  The thoughts of reading a good book, knitting that sweater, writing that book, or trying that new recipe are all things we all try to do but continually set aside…

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Have Water Stains or Efflorescence on Concrete Walls?

Beware of potential “Water stains” or Water Stains or Efflorescence on Concrete Walls, a white chalky residue, on your basement’s concrete before you close in the walls or cover the concrete floor. A few things the look for or look out for: Stains on the concrete wall  Stains on the concrete wall is usually due to water…

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Leaky Wet Basement? Here Is How To Identify The Problem.

Ninety-Eight percent of houses experience a form of basement leakage The presence of efflorescence, a white mineral deposit inside the foundation walls indicates moisture penetration. The severity of the problem, whether minimal or actively leaking, is not always indicated by the amount of efflorescence. Other than puddles of water that can accumulate on the basement…

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Basement Leaks; A Homeowner’s Worst Nightmare

Basement Leaks Happens To Every Homeowner! We’ve all had that moment when we ventured into the basement only to find wet clothes in the laundry room, a wet carpet in the family room, or ever worse, a flood that has ruined our valuable keepsakes in the storage area!  Yes, basement leaks can be a homeowner’s…

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Why Choose Wise Cracks ?

Wet Leaky Basement?  Trust Wise Cracks® to handle all of your foundation repair requirements. Our systems were developed in Eastern Canada, in the wettest and harshest environment for waterproofing. We are the most referred and trusted company (based on seminars done by one of our suppliers). We have the most diverse conditions; soil, clay, rock…

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