If you have basement water leaks you are likely dreading the quest for a basement waterproofing company to handle your foundation waterproofing needs. There are horror stories out there about foundation waterproofing out high pressure salesmen and war zone like jobsites / dirty disasters to clean up and so on. So what should you look for?
The obvious is check with the BBB but there are a few tips with what to look for there. Look to see if the basement waterproofing company is accredited. This means they are a member. The BBB reports on all businesses, members or not so the only way you know they are a member is to be sure you call accredited listings. Then you should look beyond the A B C score to check out BBB complaints. Members and non members can score an A and have several open complaints. It is based on size of business and employees. And as long as the company responds to the complaints they get an A.
Try Angies List for your basement waterproofing company search. This membership based (very low fee well worth it) database has golden input from customers. You will see basement waterproofing cost listed, and in the customers own words how the basement waterproofing contractor performed graded in several areas.
Get referrals…ask for something specific so they cant just hand you a prepared before hand list. Ask your co-workes, family and neighbors. The best basement waterproofing companies will always be the ones that gain most of their business by referrals.