Dangers of Dampness

DANGERS OF A WET BASEMENT

  • Hazards of Damp Basement: Health-related issues and deterioration of the structure.
  • Hazards of Wet Basement: Damaged electrical fixtures, furnaces, air conditioners, rotted wood leading to foundation damage, & MOLD.
  • Dangers of Mold: Respiratory problems, allergies, or prolonged flu-like symptoms.

RISKS OF A LEAKY BASEMENT

  • A leaky basement can cause flooding to occur.
  • Standing water in a basement can lead to the destruction of electrical components, heating and air conditioning equipment, appliances, telephones, and computer equipment.
  • Wooden support beams may begin to deteriorate, causing the foundation to crumble and become unsafe.
  • Wall damage occurs in a leaky basement, large cracks in block or paneling will appear to buckle. Paint or wallpaper may flake or peel and begin to smell musty.

House 1

A DAMP WET BASEMENT
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MOLD

House 2

A DAMP WET BASEMENT
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Rust

House 3

MISTURE IN THE HOME
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POOR AIR QUALITY,
TOXINS & MOLD

House 4

A DAMP BASEMENT
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DRY ROT

House 5

A DAMP  BASEMENT
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PESTS

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