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Quick Column Summary: Problem with water entering crawlspace A crawlspace below grade is similar to a pond Waterproof your basement by diverting the water   DEAR TIM: I've got a chronic problem with water entering the 4-foot-tall crawlspace under the duplex I live in. This year has been bad with all the rain we're having. […]

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Quick Column Summary: Planter landscaping against foundation Water issues Keep brick dry, weep holes open Space around foundation allows for inspection DEAR TIM: I just purchased a home where the landscaping bed is up against the brick front wall. The home is about twenty-five-years old. The planting bed extends about 3 feet from the house […]

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Quick Column Summary: Slope of yard sends water into garage Regrading may be necessary Install a French Drain Link to video Lisa, who lives in hilly Columbia Heights, Minnesota, - perhaps that's why her town has *Heights* in it, has lots of storm water running into her garage. Let her tell you about it: "We […]

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David Fern has lots of water and mold in his basement. He's one unhappy customer and wants to know who should have paid to make sure this didn't happen. I don't think he's going to like my answer. "Our basement has water issues. The sump pump runs a great deal, especially after it rains, and […]

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Joe Rossetti, from Columbus, OH, emailed me with a a dreadful water issue at his home. "We recently moved into a home that has a stucco shed in back builtĀ on a concrete slab. It was built at the lowest point in the yard and all the rain run off collects at that corner of the […]

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Below are the links to the other videos in this series. Install A Trench Drain - Video 1 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 2 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 3 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 4 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 5 of […]

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Below are the links to the other videos in this series. Install A Trench Drain - Video 1 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 2 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 3 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 4 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 5 of […]

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Below are the links to the other videos in this series. Install A Trench Drain - Video 1 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 2 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 3 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 4 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 5 of […]

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Below are the links to the other videos in this series. Install A Trench Drain - Video 1 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 2 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 3 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 4 of 7 Install A Trench Drain - Video 5 of […]

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