Category Archives: Basement Waterproofing

Sump Pump Drainage for Spring

Sump Pump Drainage for Spring Springtime is when a lot of Iowa homeowners start to see issues with water seepage and flooding. As winter snow melts and the spring thunderstorms move into the area, water can become an issue in many Iowa basements. If these weather conditions cause water to enter your home to enter […]

Water Leak in Your Basement? Here’s How to Fix it Permanently

Water Leak in Your Basement? Here’s How to Fix it Permanently Basement water leaks are an extremely common problem in many Iowa homes. No matter what type of basement you have or how well your home was built, almost any basement can be susceptible to water leaks over time due to natural circumstances. This also […]

Basement Water Damage Repair for Ames Iowa Flooding

Basement Water Damage Repair for Ames Iowa Flooding Recent flooding in Ames, Iowa has caused major water damage for residents and business owners. Several homes were severely affected and even more experienced some sort of basement water damage. If you are looking for flood damage repair and basement waterproofing in Ames, Iowa and surrounding areas, […]

French Drains in Iowa

When Do You Need a French Drain? If you have a wet yard or wet basement, a French drainage system can help. WCI Basement Repair are experts in installing French drains in Iowa. We use only the best products for our drainage pipes in Iowa. We use the ECP 400 Series Drain pipe for our French drain system. […]

Heavy Snows In February May Lead To Flooded Iowa Basements In March

Melting Snow Can Lead To Basement Flooding This February has started out with extremely cold weather and heavy winter storms. With all of the snowfall that Iowa has experienced, it is important for homeowners to take the precautions necessary to protect their homes from flooding. Melting snow is a major cause for basement water seepage […]

Why Should You Choose WCI Basement Repair?

Proven & Reliable Solutions For Wet Basement Problems Many homeowners in Iowa have experienced what it is like to have a wet and leaking basement. With the unpredictable Midwest weather, it is hard to know how to protect your home from disaster. From flooded floors, to wet carpets, to ruined drywall; water damage can bring […]

Maximize Living Space by Preventing a Wet Basement

Remodeling for a Dry Basement in Iowa So you need more space in your Iowa home but you do not want to build an addition. How can you maximize your living space without adding more? One great way to get the most use possible out of your home is to finish and remodel the basement. […]

Can I Waterproof My Iowa Basement with Paint?

Waterproof Paint for Iowa Basements After a storm, do you have water in your Iowa basement? Most homeowners panic because they have to replace carpet and personal possessions. On the internet, they search for  quick, easy solutions only to find that the problem still exists. One popular DIY basement waterproofing method is waterproofing paints. It’s […]

Severe Weather in the Midwest Means Basement Waterproofing in Iowa

Severe Weather and Basement Waterproofing in Iowa Heavy rains associated with Midwest storms can cause major damage fast. Water can damage basement walls and floors, carpet and furniture pretty quickly. Not only does water cause structural damage, it promotes mold growth. If you are experiencing a flooded basement after severe weather, it’s imperative to determine […]

How a Moisture Barrier Can Save your Iowa Home

How a Moisture Barrier Can Save your Iowa Home If your home has a crawlspace, it is usually a place that is often ignored. However, many crawlspaces suffer from poor moisture management if not taken care of. Some of the symptoms of a wet crawlspace are: Musty odors in the living areas Condensation on air […]