Is there a way to tell if your basement will leak, or already has a leak that you can’t see?
Just because your basement is surrounded on three or four sides by dirt is enough information to know that it will develop a leak sometime in the future.
Maybe that finished basement wall is already hiding a leak or maybe your house will develop a leak before the end of the year.
It’s all kind of a crap shoot, but your basement will leak at some point.
Just look at everything that is going on around your house that could create a problem in the future:
Other issues include:
Ok, so what to do…
Will it cost you a little money? Yes, but it will save you money in the long run.
One more thing – some of these things you need to do every year. Add them to your calendar.