Tar Heel Tip of the Week: Water Damage in a Finished Basement

Friday, December 11th, 2015 by Jaimie Hooker


Tar Heel Basement Systems offers the perfect solution to fix any water damaged finished basement!

Your basement is leaking bad enough after heavy rains–but when your basement is Finished Wall Restoration System!finished, it’s much worse! The bottoms of your finished walls are damaged, the mold may appear and rot begins. Not a good situation.

When you don’t want to rip out your entire basement and have to restore the bottom of your walls anyways, Tar Heel Basement Systems offers the perfect solution: The Finished Wall Restoration System!

In order to fix the water problem properly, and protect finished walls in the future, it is necessary to cut the bottom of the walls and install proper drainage, such as the BasementGutter System. At that point, your basement is protected from future leakage. What is next? Your finished walls need to be restored.

Wall Restoration System is the perfect solution because finished basement with flooding problemsyour entire basement wall doesn’t have to be replaced. Additionally, there is no drywall, paint or wood that will get ruined if it ever gets wet. Instead, the panels are cement board, covered with a textured washable vinyl finish, and the trim is completely plastic. This material is installed over metal studs–Nothing organic, which means NO MOLD!

If you’re interested in restoring your water damaged finished basement, give our office a call today.

About the author
Jaimie Hooker is the Assistant Marketing Director at Tar Heel Basement Systems; authoring case studies, technical papers, creating and captioning photo albums and managing website content. She also oversees the organization of video testimonials, shows and events, Jaimie lives in the small town of Madison, NC with her husband, Paul, and 3 year old son, Franklin.