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Foundation Repair – Winter Basement Leaks

Racine waterproofing, waterproofing, Kenosha, racine, basement waterproofing

It’s just before winter, and you just starting thinking about the issues you had last year with your foundation.

Foundation repairs in the winter can be a little more tricky, so if you were planning on getting your foundation looked at, now is the time to get started before the snow hits.

Remember to start with the premise that water seepage is not the problem, it is a symptom of the problem. Water seepage occurs through cracks or openings in the walls or the result of non or poor functioning drainage.

Brewer Contracting offers specific Waterproofing solutions, not the standard “One size fits all” approach.

Heading into winter, is your foundation ready?


Best Flooring For Kitchens

Kitchen remodeling, Racine, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Chicago Ill

You can remodel your entire home, yet did you ever notice that whenever you have gatherings with friends and family, everyone gathers in the kitchen.

The kitchen gets used daily, family dining, food prep and lots of other activities.  Your kitchen is exposed to moisture from cooking, ice makers, washing dishes, wet shoes and spills so when choosing flooring for your kitchen, waterproofing is important.

Many kitchens are also used as the entry point from the outside, dirt and other debris come along with moisture from family, visitors and pets.  Brewer Contracting will help you Come up with a durable, waterproof, no slip kitchen floor that is pleasing to the eye at fits all your needs.

Laminate Floors

Laminate flooring has long been a less pricey way to get the hardwood look with out the hardwood cost.  Currently, there is laminate flooring made of waterproof material that can over come any moisture issues.

Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors have always been a popular choice with homeowners, Solid hardwoods combined with the proper finish can be water resistant and still be stylish and durable like they have always been.  Different finishes and designs are available for your choice of color and finishes are available to help with traction.


Wet areas like kitchens have long used tile flooring as the best option.  You can have your choice of Ceramic or Porcelain tile.  Both can handle stains and spills with almost no worry about waterproofing.  Finding slip resistant tiles may be something to look for in high traffic areas.

Natural Stone

Stone Tiles are a lot like ceramic and porcelain tile but require a little more care.  Stone tile will need to be sealed and re-sealed regularly but they do offer natural tones and colors and are very strong and durable.