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Basement Waterproofing in Aurora, IL

When It Comes to Protecting Your Home, It Pays to Be Proactive—Not Reactive

After another wet year in Kane County, you start to notice damp patches in your unfinished basement. If you have a soggy yard that won’t drain, perhaps it adds to your concern.

At Safeguard Waterproofing, we understand how Chicago-area homes react to excessive moisture. If you are a homeowner in Aurora, IL, basement waterproofing is more than just a sound investment. It’s a great way to be proactive while protecting your property from expensive damage later.

What Are Warning SIgns of a Water or Foundation Problem

Sometimes it’s obvious that your property has a water problem. Musty smells and wet patches are important indicators. However, some problems aren’t so obvious. You may have trouble closing a door. You may see small cracks on interior walls or larger cracks on your foundation.

These are all warning signs.

Other warning signs include the following:

  • Horizontal cracks in your foundation
  • "Stair-step" cracks in your brick or cinder block
  • Cracks bigger than a quarter inch
  • Floors are sloping or out of level
  • There is dampness in your crawlspace

Foundation Repair Solutions in Aurora, Illinois

Our team has experience solving all kinds of foundation problems. Because every home is different, the right solution will depend on a number of factors. During the professional foundation inspection, our team will evaluate the severity of the problem, the surrounding soil conditions, the age of the home, and other factors to identify the best way to fix the problem. Whether your issue is a damaged foundation or a drainage problem, we have a solution for you!

Call Safeguard Waterproofing to take a look and offer the following fixes:

When you can’t rely on the weather, rely on waterproofing instead. Safeguard Waterproofing offers over 35 years of experience and an A+ rating with the BBB.

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Request your free inspection by calling (847) 603-4048 today.