How to Seal Limestone Basements?

Answer Limestone is not the best choice for a basement, but sometimes there's no way around it. The problem with limestone is that it "weeps" moisture because it is so porous, so keeping a limestone basem... Read More »

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How to Seal a Limestone Floor?

Limestone, like most other natural stone tile, is porous and requires sealing to protect the tile from stains and moisture penetration. Because of the durability of the tile, you can often find lim... Read More »

How do I get rid of water damage smells in basements?

Lower Moisture LevelRun a dehumidifier in your basement to eliminate excessive moisture. If sections of the floor are still wet or damp from the water damage, place several box fans in the basement... Read More »

What Causes Mold in Basements?

Basements are typically damp places, and high humidity promotes mold growth. Many homeowners fail to realize water is seeping into the basement; the moisture often comes through the foundation. Ins... Read More »

How to Decorate Raised Ranch Basements?

Simply having a basement is a luxury in many parts of the country. A basement offers extra storage space, and quite often, extra living space. Because it is partially above ground, the basement of ... Read More »