If you have a damp basement and your basement walls are full of moisture and may be molds are growing on your basement walls you probably know why you need to have interior basement waterproofing and exterior basement waterproofing.
It becomes necessary to waterproof your basement when water begins to seep through the foundation and the affected walls become moist and sometimes moldy. This can then lead to further deterioration of the walls. When this happen you will need to consider basement waterproofing. This also when you would consider the basement waterproofing cost.
However, you don't have to wait until you see water damage to your basement before you do basement waterproofing. In addition to water damage there are two other reasons why you should waterproof your basement. The first is that it makes economic sense to have basement waterproofing well before you see any damage to your basement.
Waterproofing your basement prevents the onset of water damage to the basement and saves you money. If you wait before you have a problem to waterproof your basement, it will cost you more money. The damage will have to be fixed before waterproofing is done to prevent future damage.
The other reason why you should waterproof your basement well before you see any damage is the health improvement of your family. Water seepage through the basement walls causes moisture and the moisture cause mold and mildew to grow on the affected walls. This may cause allergies and respiratory problems. Indeed studies have concluded that it is common in damp and moldy homes for people in those homes to have respiratory problems and allergic reactions. The studies confirmed that they feel better when the walls are dried up and the mold is gotten rid of.