At a time when customers are being given a huge number of Real estate focused messages that are directed towards enticing them to make that buying decisions, scams do exist and there are some schemes that are being run by fraudsters. As a result, a customer has to be very alert and extra careful while making that all important decision to invest in real estate.
Dampness issues in existing basements are highly common, but every so often are not understood or appropriately treated. If the basement is hardly ever used and isolated from the living spaces upstairs, this might not be a great problem. Nevertheless, most basements are linked to the other part of the house through ductwork or other openings. Further, basements are all the time more used as living and bedroom spaces. In these circumstances, moisture problems are not only frustrating and painful, but also can lead to major health problems. Molds and mildew growing in clammy carpets and beneath wall coverings are a menace. Decorating a basement short of first dealing with the wetness problems can cause poor health conditions and lead to substantial damage as well. [Read more…]