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Is the Summer Heat Messing with Your Foundation?

The hottest, driest, pretty much worst part of summer has officially arrived. The heat settling in and ticking away at triple digits here in Kansas City means a lot of things for your home.  It’s easy to be the most concerned about your lawn, but the truth is, brown grass isn’t as big of a … Continued

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Common Winter Foundation Problems: Sticking Doors

As the weather begins to cool down, you may notice a few problems cropping up around your home that you never see until winter. You may think it’s just the air or the temperature, but really it could be an underlying foundation issue. One instance of this is the occurrence of sticking doors and windows. … Continued

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Mold & Allergens in Kansas City, Overland Park, and Olathe

If you find that nasal allergies still bother you even after winter has already gone, you may have a mold allergy going on. Mold is, unfortunately, everywhere: it’s found in the leaves outdoors, it’s the prime reason for rotting wood, and it can grow indoors in the corners of damp basements, crawl spaces, and bathrooms. … Continued

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Mold, Dust Mites & Odors

Just because you have a basement waterproofing system, doesn’t mean your basement is completely dry and free of moisture. If your basement doesn’t look, feel, or smell dry, it’s probably not and this means mold, dust mites, and odors are most likely present. You could be unaware that your basement is damp and acting as … Continued

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Mold Prevention in Kansas CIty MO & Overland Park & Olathe KS

If moisture is a prevalent problem in your property, expect to see mold growing on your floors and walls. Mold may not look like an immediate household threat, but allowing it to spread in your property is very dangerous. Extended exposure to mold causes serious health problems, such as: Asthmas Allergies Breathing Difficulties Bleeding of … Continued

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Mold Spores Prevention in Kansas City, Overland Park, and Olathe

Keeping your homes dry may be hard work, but the positive effects can last a lifetime. Everyone wants to live in a dry comfortable home and getting rid of the moisture in your basement or crawl space is important for preventing the occurrence of mold and mildew. Mold and mildew are organisms which are usually … Continued

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Potential Health Issues From a Chronically Wet Basement in Kansas City

Your home is a place for you to live, relax and feel safe. Part of feeling safe in your home is having the peace of mind that it provides you and your family with a healthy living environment – and this is where having a dry basement is important. Wet Basement Health Issues A wet basement is … Continued

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Potential Health Issues From a Chronically Wet Basement in Liberty, MO

Your home is a place for you to live, relax and feel safe. Part of feeling safe in your home is having the peace of mind that your home is providing you and your family with a healthy living environment – and this is where having a dry basement is important. Wet Basement Health Issues … Continued

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How Missouri Soil Affects Your Kansas City Area Home

The soil underneath your home is probably the last thing you’re thinking about. That being said, the foundation of your home rests on that very Missouri soil, and depending on the soil’s makeup, your home may be at increased risk of foundation settlement and resulting foundation damage. KC Waterproofing is your local expert in foundation … Continued

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House Mold Prevention in Kansas City, Overland Park, and Olathe

When you own a home, you want to keep it as nice as you can and make sure that you are keeping you and your family healthy and safe while you are living there. This means making sure that your home is structurally safe so that you are not experiencing uneven floors and steps, sticking … Continued

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