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Exterior vs Interior Basement Waterproofing – How to Choose

If you have a wet basement or have experienced a flooded basement, you may be looking at your options. That’s smart. Professional basement waterproofing is a long-term solution to your water intrusion problems. But which is better for your home? Exterior or interior basement waterproofing? It depends. Full disclosure: We’re primarily an interior basement waterproofing […]

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Top Signs You Need Basement Waterproofing

We’ve all heard the saying “April Showers Bring May Flowers,” but April showers can bring something not quite so pleasant – a wet basement, or worse, a flooded basement. At Value Dry Waterproofing, the spring and late summer months are frequently the busiest. That makes sense because that’s when the Mid-Atlantic area usually gets the […]

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Best Dehumidifier for Your Basement

The best dehumidifier for your basement is the one that does the job most efficiently with the least amount of hassle. If your basement is normally dry but the air feels sticky when you’re not running the AC, a portable dehumidifier might do the trick.  We are a big fan of installing ventilation devices like […]

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How to Choose a Basement Waterproofing Contractor

If you have a wet basement or your basement flooded due to groundwater coming in through your foundation walls or up through the concrete basement floor, you may be thinking about hiring a basement waterproofing contractor. This is especially true if you’ve tried some DIY solutions like regrading, burying your gutters away from your home […]

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The Case Against Basement Waterproofing Products Like Paint and Sealers

With snow melt and heavy rains in the winter months, many homeowners in Maryland, Virginia, and Delaware start to see water seeping into their basements through their foundation. The water may be coming up through the floor or you may notice damp or leaking basement walls. If you have a finished basement, you may not […]

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How a Crawl Space Exhaust Fan and Crawl Space Dehumidifier Protect Your Home

You may have never looked inside your home’s crawl space. Most people don’t think about the crawl space unless there’s a problem. But the fact that you’re reading this article indicates you think you have a problem and you’re wondering if a crawl space exhaust fan and crawl space dehumidifier can make a difference. Yes, […]

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EZ Breathe for a Healthy Home in the New Year 

Was living a healthier lifestyle one of your New Year’s resolutions? Us too. It’s helpful to realize that while eating healthier foods, exercising more, and losing weight are all admirable goals, improving the quality of the air you breathe is just as important. You can’t do much about the air outdoors, but if you have […]

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Why You Need a Battery Backup Sump Pump

A battery backup sump pump is a critical element to each basement waterproofing system that is installed. Consider that every fall and winter, Maryland, DC, and Northern Virginia face power outages due to high winds, ice storms, and even vehicles crashing into power poles. This sends families into darkness and cold. If you have a […]

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