Your basement is not just a concrete-lined hole in the ground. It is valuable space. If it's wet, it can cost you big-time, upstairs and down, and its damp, moldy air can...
Friday, June 15th, 2018
Basically, there are 3 reasons why you may see cracks in your basement walls or floor.
Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
Even if it's currently cold concrete and crammed with boxes of off-season duds, the lowest floor of your home probably has loads of potential. Treat it just as you would ...
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
The ground is wet so this means more then likely so is your basement. This past winter was a wet one. Spring has just begun and there is still lots of rain in the upcomin...
Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
Basement Systems TripleSafe™ Sump pump system A sump pump is a necessary element in your basement waterproofing system. Keeping your basement dry all the time requi...
Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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Tuesday, June 21st, 2016
We are excited to announce we have added a new polylevel truck and crew. We will be able to complete more jobs for our customers. With business growing daily we are so ex...
Thursday, May 5th, 2016
The owners of Ohio Basement Systems, Mike and Gayle Rusk, visit local news channel WKYC to talk about finishing the basement and what goes into a proper finishing.
Monday, January 6th, 2014
Depending on if your walls are built from concrete block or poured concrete, the signs of wall failure will look different.
Monday, April 29th, 2013
The experts at Ohio Basement Systems describe some of the more common signs that your foundation might be settling. if you see any of the following, be sure to call us fo...
Friday, March 15th, 2013
Ohio Basement Systems, experts in basement waterproofing, foundation repair, and basement finishing explain the typical reasons why basements leak and what you can do to ...
Thursday, February 28th, 2013
What causes Sagging Floors Over A Crawlspace? Sagging floors are not only a nuisance, but can leave you wondering how much longer the floor will be able to support the...
Thursday, February 21st, 2013
Prepare before basement remodeling! To prepare your basement for finishing, first keep it dry! Sweat the little stuff and make sure the environment is free of mold, moist...
Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
When encountering a wet basement in their home, many homeowners want to understand the pros and cons of waterproofing a basement from the inside vs. the outside. At [comp...
Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Foundation problems are often the result of a variety of changes that can occur in the soils surrounding your home. Unfortunately, these problems don't get better with ti...
Monday, March 5th, 2012
Mike Rusk, Founder and Owner of Ohio Basement Systems has been recognized as a Certified Green Building Professional (CGBP), one of only five in the Cleveland, Ohio area.
Wednesday, January 4th, 2012
Our homes are very valuable and as such, we need to take the appropriate measures to preserving and protecting our investment. Here are five routes to protecting against ...
Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
A basement can say a lot about a home's health and condition. A clean and dry basement helps to maintain a healthy home.
Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
Mike Rusk, President of Ohio Basement Systems is introducing a brand new basement drainage system called WaterGuard.
Friday, September 30th, 2011
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