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Water Penetration and How to Waterproof Your Home

If you live in an area that gets an ample amount of rain and snow, chances are, you will come across many issues caused by water penetration, such as flooding or damp basements, garages, and other lower-level rooms, water stains on walls, and mold.CausesUnfortunately, water penetration is one of the most common and serious issues a homeowner can fa...
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Foundation Settlement

As a homeowner, you already know that many things can go wrong within your home and that it’s not always easy to spot any underlying issues. For example, the issue of a foundation settlement often goes unnoticed because it happens gradually. But what exactly is foundation settlement?Simply put, foundation settlement is the term used to describe a b...
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Ice Damming on Roofs

With all of the snow, ice, and cold winds during wintertime, homeowners come across many issues regarding the upkeep of their homes and reducing energy costs.  These issues could range between cold drafts coming from old doors and windows to gutters blocked by ice and snow.  Another important issue that homeowners can run into is ice damm...
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Which Gutters and Downspouts are Right for You?

In order to know how to choose which gutters and downspouts are the best fit for your home, you must know everything from the different types of gutters and downspouts to their sizes and materials. Consulting a specialist is always recommended. Here’s a quick look at the types, sizes, and materials of gutters and downspouts:K-Style Gutters are call...
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Importance of Gutters and Downspouts

If you live in an area that gets a good amount of rain, you’ll likely experience the occasional water damage to your home, especially along the ground floor or basement.  A good way to prevent this is to install gutters and downspouts, the sole purpose of which is to transport water away from the foundation of the house.However, in order for t...
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Customer Reviews

Average rating for Deska Foundation Repair & Basement Waterproofing is 5 stars of 5 stars - based on 8 reviews
Waterproofing in Alexandria, VA
We've used Deska several times and the past and they've always been great!
Janice M - Alexandria, VA 22312
Foundation Repair in Alexandria, VA
Our home inspector found several issues with our foundation so he referred us to them. An engineer came out to look at the problems and provided us a report of the issues along with recommendations. We also used them to do the work which was nice and I didn't have to worry about searching for ...
Andrew H - Alexandria, VA 22312
Waterproofing in Alexandria, VA
Our realtor recommended Deska. We had an engineering inspection done and we needed to seal the cracks with epoxy and install a drain system/pump. They offered a lifetime warranty on the drain system so I am one happy camper!
Matthew N - Alexandria, VA 22312