Ottawa Structural Residential Services Ltd.
Each Spring and Fall, Ottawa-Carleton homeowners find themselves confronted with an unpleasant side effect of our seasonal rain/freeze/thaw cycle - Wet Basements! Chronic water leakage is a serious problem that can destroy personal property, as well as depreciate your home's property value. No one wants to renovate a wet basement nor store anything of any importance down there. You don't want to work there and you discourage your children from playing there. A wet basement deprives your family of usable living space. Excessive moisture can also create a breeding ground for insects, mould and mildew, not only unpleasant......but a potential health hazard. Fungus and mould can contribute to chronic colds and respiratory ailments. Signs of potential foundation problems include: