Foundation Taking On Water?
What you can do to minimize water intrusion and how to deal with it. 1. Gutters and downspouts: Gutters serve a vital role in water management, collecting all roof runoff and sending away from your foundation via downspouts and extensions (terminating at least 6’ away). Installed properly, they will will remove water they will accumulate right against your foundation. As snow begins to melt and the ground is still frozen, the dirt against your foundation walls is not froz