Before anything else, you always want to check your Gutters, Grading and Downspouts!! Keeping your gutters clear, your grading appropriate and your downspouts extended far enough from your home are the key things to do to help prevent water seepage in your basement.
Why Is It Important to Fix My Basement? Foundation problems are often caused by a variety of changes that can occur in the soils surrounding your home. Unfortunately, these problems don't get better with time - they only get worse! Many people associate foundation problems with older homes, however newer homes can have foundation problems, too.