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"This company understands customer service. My call was returned immediately and was able to have someone out to issue a quote within days of contact. We received" a quote and had the work done within a week. We have had all the big name companies out to give us quotes and
provided a better option. Their quote was more cost effective, involved no hazardous fumes, no stud removal (that others had requested), and still included a warranty. I am thankful thankful that I ran across their review on Angie's List. we've yet to have spring rains to test the job done, but I feel very comfortable with our choice. I would recommend this company to any one.

-Robert W.

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"These guys work tirelessly and don't fool around. Some of the hardest workers I've ever had. They also completed a basement at our rental property. " I'm very pleased with this company and have recommended and contracted them for my parent's home.

-Peggy G.

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It’s easy to do, but forgetting your crawl space can have plenty of negative consequences for the rest of your home from poor air quality to high energy bills.

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Mold in a basement is a common problem. My company helps people with this every day. Some of the answers you received were helpful but not all the information is correct. First, you need to eliminate the two main ingrediants that mold needs to survive. The first one is water intrusion. This is a must. I am assuming you have no water intrusion as you make no mention. The second componant that needs to be eliminated is moisture. Moisture is also humidity. Basements need to be kept airtight in the summer months. Some folks have posted that you need air flow in your basement. Nothing could be furthur from the truth. When you open any windows for example, not one micron of air goes out of the basement, Warm humid air is sucked into the basement. Houses suck air into the basement and it meets the cool surfaces and skyrockets humidity. The windows must be kept closed and a dehumidification device installed to ensure humidity stays below 60% humidity. The dehumidifier should be energy star rated and purchasing a seperate humidity guage is a must to monitor the unit's progress. We like to keep our customer's basements at 50% humidity. This eliminates the smell that is active mold spore growth. Once the water and humidity is brought under control. Remove the organic materials that have mold on them. Walls, sheetrock and studs that have been affected. Follow the advice of previous posts as you must ensure that you do not affect the rest of the home. Once removed, install new walls using as much inorganic material as possible. We also install vapor barrier over the walls and seal the floors to stopwater vapor transmission into the basement. Poly plastic is not a acceptable vapor barrier. It is not "zero-perm" and will still allow moisture transmission. It will also crack and break into pieces over the years. A PVC liner rated "zero-perm" is the correct product in this application. Depending how large the basement is and if it is sectioned off will determine the dehumidifier strength. We use the Santa Fe line of dehidifiers as they are super energy efficiant and work like a dehumidifier on steriods. I hope this helps and I wish you the best in Basement Health!
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Where is the home located, what is the exterior wall construction and type, how is the space heated?

 

It could be a whole host of different scenarios that would generate that result.  It is nearly impossible to tell but I would say that most basement moisture problems are a result of bulk moisture intrusion or condensation issues. 

 

Given the deep and hard winter this year, it could be a condensation issue that hadn't previously been shown.

 

 

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Basement Waterproofing reviews in Akron

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I am a partner in a property management company with over 40
rental properties. We needed someone to do repairs, upgrades and remodels on
our properties. We searched and reviewed several companies in and outside out local
area. Most companies would not take on the project because several of the properties
are not in very good shape even though we explained that our goal was to repair
them. They also would not visit all of the homes. We when contacted Patriot
Construction and Remodeling they were professional and courteous. We asked if
they would look at the homes and provide us with their thoughts on the
properties and a quote for work we knew needed to be completed right away. They
visited each property, inspected inside and out and even went so far as to
crawl under several of the homes. It took them a week to complete their visits
and a couple days to compile their results. They presented us with a list of
jobs that they felt needed to be completed immediately and others that could be
put off until later. The cost estimates were realistic and within our budget.
They have completed several projects for us including bathroom remodels,
plumbing repairs and landscaping. They are currently engaged in clean out and
demolition of several properties we plan on completely renovating. We have
hired them as our partner and they complete all of our rental projects and
repairs. Their rates are competitive and their work is exemplary. I recommend
them highly.
- Amanda C.
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The owner was very honest and nice on the phone. They have been a pleasure to work with. The thing that stood out is the fact that they are just a great, nice company to work with- I was really pleased with them.
- Adam G.
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I was very impressed with everything about this company and the work performed. This company was very upfront with all the details on this job and gain my confidence immediately due to the honesty and straight talk used to explain everything. They understood my needs with getting this project done timely. I was in a position to need this project done before very short deadline due to this property was being sold and I needed this to be complete before closing. They not only adjusted their schedule to meet my deadline they completely the project within two days. Once the crew started I can tell you every employee clearly showed work ethic being they all demonstrated that they clearly knew what they were doing. The crew clearly shown there experience and that they were focused on job. Everyone on the job was super polite and all were whiling to talk to me about the project had how it was going. By far the best group of guys I have ever worked with in this type of project. Once the project was completed the whole crew went into clean up mode and I have never seen anything like it. They were extremely detailed in the cleanup of the project which mirrored the detail they put into the actual work. I really can’t say how extremely impressed I was with everyone at the company including all the crew members on the project. I would highly recommend this company and the fact they are part of the WAFRP puts this company far above the competition.
- Robert B.
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The "crew" was very courteous and professional, and supervised by an outstanding leader,
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was informative and followed up during the entire process. Her method of coordination was accommodating, beyond expectation. I would definitely recommend this company and "crew" especially.
- Robert M.
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The gentlemen who came out to install the sump pump were very professional and didn't leave until the job was done completely. We would definitely use
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again in the future!
- Jason W.
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representative went under the floor in limited crawl space and took multiple pictures to show me the issues with the current flooring supports (the only firm that provided pictures of those I contacted). The rep provided a couple of options for the repair and I picked the least costly given the age of the house. The work was done on time. One issue was that the workers did not check the bathroom door before leaving and so had to make a return trip to adjust the
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so that the door would close properly. All the workers were extremely courteous. I was very pleased with the results.
- Leah C.
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was on time, did great work, cleaned area better than it was before he started.
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was explain everything he did and answered all of my questions. I would highly recommend him.
- Terrence S.
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I was very pleased with the result. I had a crew of 3-5 men for 8 days and they worked very hard and diligently. My house is 90 years old and they encountered some problems with foundation etc but they never skimmed over it. After conferring with me we changed course to take care of the important issues (and they were very thorough in this) before proceeding as planned. These setbacks meant that the duration was extended instead of 3-4 days to 7.5 days. However I was so glad I got the work done, not only to improve the basement but also because they uncovered issues about my foundation that would have been problematic if not discovered. They were a very talented group and knew how to deal with the unexpected. They were always very courteous and obliging, always very pleasant and left the place clean after them and took all the rubbish (it was cleaner than when they arrived). I really can't say enough about this team/ company. The quality of their work and their professionalism were superior in my estimation and I felt i was always in good hands. I enjoyed dealing with them and found them to be very honest and fair.
- Claire M.

All Waterproofing Contractors in Akron, OH

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A 1 Roofing & Siding Inc.

722 Lincoln Way West
Massillon

A C ELMO CONSTRUCTION

4711 E 90TH STR
Garfield Heights

A. C. ELMO CONSTRUCTION

4711 E 90th St
Cleveland

AAA Flexible Pipe Cleaning

7277 Bessemer Ave
Cleveland

AAA HOME REPAIR SERVICES

862 Lakeview dr
Lorain

Above The Cut

1370 Arnold Ave
Akron

Ace Basement Waterproofing

1295 Akins Rd
Broadview Heights

ADELMO'S ELECTRIC SEWER CLEANING INC

4917 Van Epps Road
Independence

ADVANCE EXCAVATING

1201 HIGHLAND RD E
Macedonia

Advance Masonry & Full Chimney Service Inc

11978 Edgerton Rd
North Royalton

Affordable Caulking and Sealing

6694 Salerno St NW
Canton

Aigner Painting & Wall Covering LLC

13612 Bennington Ave
Cleveland

Airguard Restoration

32850 Meadow Lark Way
Pepper Pike

Alba Contractors

8670 Twinbrook Rd
Mentor

Albright Sunrooms LLC

10733 W 130th St
North Royalton

All American Basement Waterproofing

298 E Walnut St
Wadsworth

All County Drainage Contractors

1360 Hillcrest Dr
Cuyahoga Falls

ALL PHASE CONSTRUCTION

9881 BEECHWOOD DR
North Royalton

ALLEGA FP CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION CORP

7725 COMMERCE PARK OVAL
Independence

Alman Brothers Excavating

33590 Royalton Rd.
North Royalton

AMG Trademark Properties, LLC

24120 Laing Rd
Bedford Heights

Angelo Salvatore Excavating

9240 Noble Park Dr
Brecksville

B. Hoover & Sons Contracting LLC

3700 Blackmore Rd.
Perry

BARNETTS BEST FOR LESS PAINT

P.O. Box 80074
Canton

Basement Care

1700 E Waterloo Rd
Akron

Basement De-Watering Systems of Ohio

4139 NORTHRIDGE E
Ashtabula

Basement Solutions of Ohio

3189 Union Ave SE
Minerva

Beam construction

101 goodhue dr.
Akron

Beautiful home contracting ltd

7718 lucerne drive
Middleburg Heights

Blank Slate Construction

3579 Magnolia Dr
Seven Hills

BMJ Construction Inc

15913 Sylvan Dr
Chagrin Falls

BradyMoore construction

3142 ridgewood rd

Brothers Building

1189 Taplin av
Akron

Buckeye Waterproofing Inc

11807 Royalton Rd
North Royalton

CACIC LANDSCAPING & CONSTRUCTION

8250 BILLINGS RD
Willoughby

Cahaba Scapes

2130 11th avenue north

Carbon Construction Company

3171 W. Carleton Rd

Carder Waterproofing

159 N Union St
Akron

CARRIERI CONSTRUCTION INC

11133 W SPRAGUE RD
North Royalton

Cianci Builders LLC

12840 Laser Dr
Chesterland

Conner Construction & Masonry

8926 Bayard Road
Minerva

Contractors On Demand LLC

5780 Som Center Rd
Solon

Corner Stone

2969 Premae Dr
Akron

CREATIVE CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION

29518 EUCLID AVE
Wickliffe

Crites Remodeling

3318 Wright Rd NW
Uniontown

Difranco & Son Co Inc

36501 Eddy Rd
Willoughby

DIFRANCO BROTHERS INC

2851 LORETO DR
Willoughby

DILIBERTO & SONS BASEMENT WATERPROOFING

9552 YORK ALPHA DR
North Royalton

DLV Enterprises, LLC

8526 Creekside Drive
Sagamore Hills

DMS REHAB PROPERTIES

5607 LAFAYETTE AVE
Maple Heights

DORDAN LANDSCAPING

12400 Route 86
Painesville

DREAMSCAPING INC

35531 ROYALTON RD
Grafton

E Z BREATHE

349 HIGHLAND RD E
Macedonia

Eco-Seal Home Solutions, LLC.

4535 TR 367
Millersburg

Eden's Excavating Inc

PO Box 7103
Eastlake

Eltopa Builders, LLC

12109 Parkview Ave
Cleveland

Elyria Pressure Seal Inc.

P.O. Box 472
Elyria

Expert Basement Repair

17850 Bridge Creek Trl.
Chagrin Falls

Falls Tree Experts

17460 Snyder Rd
Chagrin Falls

firstexperts

2771 Stark Dr
Willoughby

Forever Foundation Repair Ltd

1308 Neubrecht Rd
Lima

Formica Plumbing & Sewer Co

1445 E 289th St
Wickliffe

FOX CONSTRUCTION SERVICES

1911 Carter Rd
Cleveland

FOX PLUMBING & SEWER

1911 Carter Rd
Cleveland

GARRETT BASEMENT WATERPROOFING

1629 EASTERN RD
Barberton

Gillespie Construction LLC

21504 Ellen Dr
Fairview Park

Giovanini Construction

2517 27th SW St
Akron

Girard Construction Group Inc

4005 East Smith Road
Medina

Goff Builders

3954 S. Hametown Rd
Barberton

Gonzalez Basement Waterproofing LLC

4000 Caferro Ave.
Lorain

HCP Construction

24381 Aurora Road
Bedford Hts.,

Henceroth Construction

47508 Middle Ridge Rd
Amherst

Henderson Contracting Company

20704 Harvard Avenue
Beachwood

Holland Remodeling & Building LLC

840 Bath Country Dr
Akron

hometownconst

3734 dotwood st nw
North Canton

Hotz Construction LLC

2539 W 10th St
Cleveland

Integrity Waterproofing

1334 Summit Ave
Lakewood

J & P Artisan Construction

7662 Ragall Pkwy
Cleveland

J&R Basement Waterproofing

813 E. Archwood Ave.

J.K. Construction

3034 Greenleaf Rd
Akron

JL Excavation Services LLC

1651 New Milford Rd.
Atwater

JMD Construction Ltd

12950 West Geauga Trail
Chesterland

JNL Contractors L.L.C.

7012 Pinetree ave N.E.
Canton

JOE GOLUBIC WATERPROOFING & CEMENT

11241 ROYALTON RD
North Royalton

johns landscaping

1433 cleveland ave
Canton

Just Basements

P.O. Box 218436
Columbus

K G Structures Inc

414 Sawgrass Dr
Akron

Kargmans Inc

10429 Reisterstown Rd

KISSEL KONSTRUCTION

PO BOX 112
Litchfield

L & L Waterproofing & Foundations

2179 Killian Rd Ste E
Akron

L & S CONCRETE

1120 W Edgerton Rd
Broadview Heights

LEESON'S HOME & Business Improvements

10303 ALMIRA AVE
Cleveland

MAC HOME IMPROVEMENT CO. INC.

17500 Alexander Rd
Bedford

Major League Excavating, Inc

5212 Boston Rd
Brunswick

Mark's Concrete and Sewer

3921 E. 365th St.
Willoughby

Mash Construction Inc

2971 Givens Dr

Mayer Plumbing & Heating

5914 Ridge Rd
Cleveland

MC HOME SERVICES LLC

5800 CARSTEN RD
Medina

Mc Hugh's Plumbing Inc

8018 Wilson Mills Rd
Chesterland

Mendrea Construction, LLC

10225 Berea Rd
Cleveland

MIKE'S EXCAVATING

6616 W SMITH RD
Medina

Mike's Excavating

9372 West 130th
Strongsville

Milex Construction and Masonry LLC

56 South Glenn Elynn
Youngstown

MJH Contractors

600B Seasons Rd
Stow

MNB Home Improvement LLC

3393 W 100th St
Cleveland

Mold Solutions

C/0 55 S Main St
Oberlin

Monarch Construction Inc.

2705 Morning Star Ct
Willoughby Hills

Mr V's Concrete & Construction

1523 Laclede Rd
Cleveland

MR WATERPROOFING INC

4231 KIOWA RD
Richfield

Municipal Services of America

29647 Lakeland Blvd
Wickliffe

Mural & Son Inc

11340 Brookpark Rd
Cleveland

NEW AGE CONSTUCTION

817 OAKWOOD AVE
Sheffield Lake

Norlyn LLC

5655 Chatham Dr.
Seven Hills

Northcoast Painting And Pressure Washing

PO Box 36301
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NU ERA CONSTRUCTION LLC

6153 ISLAND DRIVE
North Canton

Ohio Basement Systems

8295 Darrow Rd
Twinsburg

On-Call Waterproofing

3110 W Pleasant Valley
Cleveland

OSBOURN PLUMBING HEATING AND PUMPS

9988 kinsman rd
Novelty

P.M.Home Improvement Co.

193 W. Glendale Street
Bedford

PDM CONCRETE LLC

3181 Potterstone Way
Avon

Phil's Construction INC

10258 Page Rd
Streetsboro

Pioneer Basement Solutions

671 Baltimore Ave
Akron

Pioneer Basement Solutions

716 Rex Ave NE
Canton

Plumbing 911

1393 Gardner Blvd.
Norton

Precision Landscaping

9234 Page Rd
Streetsboro

PROFESSIONAL WATER PROOFING

3701 WILLIAMS COURT
Avon

R A KALFAS HOME IMPROVEMENT

12001 PROSPECT RD
Strongsville

Ram Jack Ohio

1450 E 357th St
Eastlake

RANDY CUTLIP MASONRY

613 BARLOW RD
Hudson

Rising Height Unlimited

2420 Performance Pkwy
Columbus

ROBERT'S HOME & OFFICE REMODELING

465 RUFNER EXTENSION
Rittman

ROGERS CONSTRUCTION

905 N RIDGE RD E
Lorain

RUSHMORE BUILDERS & CONSTR

8042 ALBION RD
North Royalton

Severns Construction LLC

998 Norton Dr
Tallmadge

Sferra Waterproofing LLC

227 E. Bath Rd.
Cuyahoga Falls

Sittineasy Development corp

9449 BrookPark road
Parma

Slab Masters of Ohio

PO Box 246
Akron

SMOOTH CONSTRUCTION

6439 vair
Ravenna

Squire Construction Inc

472 Medina Rd
Medina

Stabil-Loc Foundation Repair, LLC

5005 Rockside Road Suite 600
Independence

Stalnaker Construction llc.

2259 Cramer Ave
Akron

Steve Mash Construction

2971 Givens Dr
Barberton

StoneBridge Masonry

2745 Himelrigh Blvd.
Barberton

SUPERIOR BASEMENT SYSTEMS

6628 Roy Andrews Rd NW
New Philadelphia

Superior Home Improvement

8900 Kingsley Dr
Reynoldsburg

Superior Waterproofing

7244 Kennsington Dr
North Ridgeville

Tazmainian repair Inc.

5199 W Ash Rd
Independence

The Basement Guys

1633 Thornwood Dr
Heath

The Basement Guys - Cleveland

9221 Ravenna Rd
Twinsburg

The ERS Group LLC

5834 Mayfield Rd
Mayfield Hts

The House Doctors

1330 Ranchland Dr
Cleveland

The Third Estimate Corp

1691 Georgetown Rd
Hudson

The Well Doctor

2957 Brady Lake Rd
Ravenna

Tommorrows Homes Solutions

8295 Darrow Rd
Twinsburg

TONY NERO CEMENT & CONSTRUCTION INC

16645 AUBURN SPRINGS DR
Chagrin Falls

Tri County Sewer

12657 Chillicothe Rd
Aurora

USA Waterproofing & Foundation Services

1632 Enterprise Pkwy
Twinsburg

Vanni Construction

P.O. Box 236
Chagrin Falls

Venture Renovations

7500 Wall Streety Ste100
Cleveland

Vincent Homes, LLC.

2748 Rockefeller
Wickliffe

Weeden Waterproofing

Avon Belden
Avon Lake

Wise solutions

9815 Taylor May RD.
Chagrin Falls

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