Basement Waterproofing

Problems Caused by a Leaky Basement in Wyoming MI 49548

Leaky Basement in Wyoming MI 49548

There’s no question as to whether or not a leaky basement in Wyoming MI 49548 is a bad thing. However, have you ever stopped to question why? As with many other problems, the solution can come from knowing the causes. Here are a few damaging effects of having a leaky basement in Wyoming MI 49548.


One of the first things you are likely to notice when there is a leak in your basement is a feeling of wetness. Rain, or any other form of precipitation, will immediately make its way through any crack in your basement wall or foundation and begin to collect. This raises the humidity level in the basement and, consequently, the whole house. Excess moisture can make living in your house uncomfortable, but it can also cause a series of other problems.


Mold grows very well in moisture. While it is difficult for mold to grow in a dry structure, and therefore easy for you to avoid, the opposite is true for a moist environment. If your basement has a crack in it, or you’ve noticed a feeling of heightened humidity in your house, chances are mold has already started to grow in some places, and will continue to spread.


It’s generally accepted that moisture causes an odor, especially inside a structure over a period of time. Water that leaks in through a crack in the foundation can sit in carpet, furniture, and anything else lying around, causing an embarrassing and frustrating odor.


This one seems obvious, but it can be scary to make the connection between that tiny crack in the wall of your basement and the possibility of a flood in your home. A small crack can be just as dangerous as a large one in a steady rain, and a flood in your basement can be devastating to anything of importance that is kept down there, as well as compound all of the previously mentioned issues.

Have you noticed a feeling of wetness or a strange odor in your home? Perhaps you’ve spotted some mold. Or maybe your basement has even flooded recently. Contact us. We can solve all of these problems and more.

By Rob VanSuilichem

Rob VanSuilichem

Serving Michigan homeowners for over 32 years, Everdry is one of the Nation’s largest and most experienced waterproofer.

Locally owned, operated and staffed, Everdry professionals take a personal one-on-one approach in educating homeowners so they truly understand all their options for creating a safe, dry, healthy and usable space in their basements.



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The aforementioned memberships are important because we benefit from the constant exchange of information and knowledge. We are updated on everything from installation techniques, to customer service improvements. You benefit in the knowledge that these third party inspection agencies require us to meet stringent requirements to remain members in good standing.

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We have been nominated and won the prestigious Better Business Bureau's Torch Award for Ethics many times, Chosen as a W.Mich.BBB Torch finalist in 2014 & 2015, Won the Torch Award for Ethics in 2016, Won the Eastern Michigan BBB Torch Award in 2019 and was also chosen as a Western Michigan BBB Torch finalist in 2019. Won the Eastern Michigan BBB Torch Award in 2023 and Finalist for the Western Michigan BBB Torch Award in 2020 & 2021!

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