Sometimes it is easy to find a leak in your basement. But it can also be difficult to tell if there is one. Here a a few signs to look for.
Mold and Mildew – Look around areas that have been moist lately. If you see mold, that would be a good sign that it is moist often and that a leak could be the reason.
Rust Stains – If you have metal around and you see rust stains
Rotting Wood – Rotting wood is a good sign that consistent moisture by a leak is near
Wall cracks – Horizontal or Vertical Cracks are a tell tale sign of where water seepage is occurring. If you notice that the crack are Horizontal, contact a Foundation repair contractor to correct.