Mokena

Basement Services for Mokena, IL

Did you know the city name of Mokena comes from a Native American word for “mud turtle”? Just an interesting little fact about the city itself. Another interesting little fact is if your home has a basement, it is at greater risk for experiencing foundation problems. Foundation problems tend to take years to develop. However, once these problems are present, it can quickly lead to structural problems throughout the rest of the house, putting everyone inside in danger (not to mention significantly reducing the value of your home). That is exactly why it is so important for you to take advantage of the services offered by Reliable Basement Service.

Foundation Repairs

Foundation repairs come in a few different methods. It simply depends on the kind of issue your foundation has run into. Crack repairs is the most common. Crack repairs are done both inside your basement and on the exterior. This will fill in the cracks, waterproof the area and prevent moisture from pushing into your basement.

If the foundation has started to shift, wall bracing will secure the wall and prevent it from moving further, while foundation underpinning is around to help prevent further foundation shifts as well.

Yard Drainage

Drainage problems throughout your yard is one of the main culprits behind foundation problems. If water does not drain properly from your yard, or it pools around the property, it will eventually lead to problems. There are a few different ways available to correct this problem. One of the top ways it to take advantage of sump pumps. In extreme cases, you may want to consider battery back ups, just in case you need the sump pumps to work and your power is out.

Basement Waterproofing

No matter the cause of the water in your basement, Reliable Basement Service is here to help your Mokena home. If your home is in constant threat of leaking, exterior waterproofing membranes can be used. Structural adjustments such as drains in window wells or new egress window installations may prove necessary. On top of this, exterior and interior French drains go a long way in improving the draining of water. Whatever the waterproofing need is, Reliable Basement Service provides it.

Crawl Space Services

Whether you have wet walls, cracks or other moisture problems in your crawl space, Reliable Basement Service will assist.

Reliable Basement Service is here to assist you with everything from foundation repairs to basement waterproofing. With these kinds of services taken care of, you’ll know your foundation is protected and the value of your home not compromised. So, if you have any questions regarding services offered or you’re just ready to book the professionals at Reliable Basement Service, the team is a phone call away.