Finished Basement? A Sump Pump is a Must
Basement Flooding and Sump Pumps in South Dakota Basement flooding is a very common issue in South Dakota, Nebraska, and Wyoming. If you have extra living space in the basement of your home, be sure to sufficiently protect it by installing a sump pump . Sump pumps work to send water out of your basement and away from your home, providing you with a safe and dry living space. They are designed to protect your home from excess groundwater and save you from expensive flood damage repair. The Importance of a Backup Sump Pump Like a lot of homeowners, you may already … Read More
Why You Need a Battery Backup Sump Pump
Why Invest in a Battery Backup Sump Pump in South Dakota? You may think that your home is safe from flooding because you have a sump pump that runs of of the AC power. But what happens when the power goes out or the sump pump gets clogged or overloaded? That is where having a battery backup sump pump comes in handy. Rapid Foundation Repair is proud to offer battery backup sump pump options to the residents of South Dakota, Wyoming, and Nebraska. When do battery sump pumps help keep your home safe from water damage? Power Outages: During heavy … Read More
Sioux Falls Flooding: How Rapid Foundation Repair Can Help
Wet & Flooded Basements in Sioux Falls, SD Due to recent flooding in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, many homeowners have experienced serious damage to their home as well as loss of personal belongings destroyed by flood water. Major floods like these can be devastating to a home, forcing homeowners to replace flooring and drywall or even move to a new home. Water damage is a serious issue, as it not only destroys household furniture and possessions, but can also cause the growth of mold and mildew. Wet Basement Solutions for Sioux Falls Flooding If you have a wet basement in … Read More
Interior vs Exterior Waterproofing: What’s the Difference? Which is Better?
Interior vs. Exterior Waterproofing Many homeowners are familiar with the hassle and expenses of a wet basement. If moisture becomes a problem in your basement, it can lead to water stains, flooding, water pooling, mold growth, rotting or rusting, and more. Not only are these issues expensive to fix, but they are also hazardous to the health and safety of you and your family. Interior Waterproofing When it comes to basement waterproofing, however, many people are intimidated by the wide variety of options. Most waterproofing contractors offer services in both interior and exterior waterproofing, but homeowners do not always know which … Read More