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3 Reasons You Should Never Try to Remove Mold Yourself

It’s happened to plenty of homeowners across Pennsylvania. You notice a certain distinct smell in your basement, and slowly you realize that you have a mold problem. Sure, you could hire a professional team to correct it for you — but is it really worth the money?

  • October 26, 2020
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Protecting Your Home Financially During Flood Season

If you live near a river or close to another body of water that’s likely to overflow, you might be worried about whether or not your homeowner’s insurance will cover damage from basement flooding. The answer might depend on the insurance company that you use and the specifics of your policy details.

  • September 24, 2020
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The Consequences of 3 Common Household Molds

Did you know that there are over 100,000 different types of mold found on Earth? While some types of fungus are edible (like mushrooms and the mold found in blue cheese), many strains of mold can pose serious health hazards — especially if they take root in your home. If you spot any one of…

  • August 20, 2020
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5 Ways Businesses Can Benefit from a Waterproofed Basement

Do you have a basement in the building you run your business from? If so, do you use it? Many business owners don’t use their business’s basement for anything outside of necessary seasonal storage. But the basement of any commercial space contains tons of potential. What if you could be getting more out of your…

  • July 21, 2020
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Fun Rooms to Consider Adding to Your Finished Basement

Are you looking to redo your basement? Do you want to use the space for your family, but you simply aren’t sure what to use it for? Then you will be happy to know that you have lots of options. Start off by getting a basement inspection for your Philadelphia home, so that you know…

  • June 30, 2020
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What Does Mold Smell Like?

Have you ever walked into a basement and wondered what that smell was? Perhaps you were cleaning out a closet in a long-forgotten corner of the house and noticed a smell that was just off? If there was a bad odor that you just couldn’t place, the culprit was likely mold growing. Most basements have…

  • June 02, 2020
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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Flooding?

No one wants to experience a flood in their basement. From mopping up water to finishing your basement again and checking for mold, a flooded home can cause a massive headache. When flooding does strike, one of the first things that most homeowners do is pick up the phone to call their insurance company. But…

  • May 07, 2020
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The Benefits of Reinventing Your Basement

In many homes, the basement is an unused room that just sits there. It gets used for the storage of far too many collectibles, washing and drying of clothes, and very little else. What would you do if you had a whole extra area of your home you could have the kids play in, entertain…

  • February 20, 2020
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How Can Spring Mold Harm My Health?

Have you had any type of moisture in your basement, ever? Even years ago, before you bought the house, did the previous owner suffer a flood or a water break? Perhaps your bathroom always feels moist? Unless you have reached out to a waterproofing contractor in Chester County, you may have mold growing in your…

  • February 04, 2020
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5 Special Home Inspections You Might Need Before You Buy a Home

You’ve got your down payment saved up, you’ve found the perfect property, and you’ve been approved for your mortgage loan. All that’s left is to head to the closing table and get started decorating — right? Not so fast. Depending on the condition and age of your home, you might need a few specialized inspections.…

  • December 17, 2019
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John and Barbara Vicich

“We wanted to thank you for your personal and specialized attention to the water problem we had in our basement. You took the time to inspect the whole situation and gave us recommendations, all of which worked. You had a way of explaining the process and materials that would be used in a way that we understood. We are very pleased with the work that was done and would highly recommend your company to anyone.”

-John and Barbara Vicich

Debbie, Berwyn

“The day after Hurricane Irene, all of my neighbors basements were filled with water, while mine remained dry! It is wonderful, everything remains dry and the battery backup worked beautifully when my power was out for 2 days. Dry AND quiet, thank you, thank you! Thanks! Debbie, Berwyn”

-Debbie, Berwyn

Doug Smith, Glenside

“All I have to say is that Hurricane Irene was no match for the job that Rightway did for my basement and my father-in-law’s. I had my basement done 5 years ago and we are still bone dry and my father-inlaw’s was done last year and another dry basement… Great job! I highly recommend them for waterproofing and mold remediation.”

-Doug Smith, Glenside

Luke

“I’d highly recommend these guys for your basement. My basement has been dry since they installed a sump pump and French drain in June. They offer a competitive price, they get the job done quickly and they stand by their work. Please mention my name if you proceed down the road with these guys.”

-Luke

Angelo and Sandra Patiri

“We had our basement waterproofed with Rightway Waterproofing in 2007, after all this time and just getting through Hurricane Irene, we did not get a drop of water in our basement. Rightway Waterproofing did a very good job and we are very satisfied!”

-Angelo and Sandra Patiri