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Category Archive for "Water Awareness"

Draining the Pool; Flooding Revisited

Levco has a reputation for fixing things that have to do with water. We have been asked on multiple occasions to fix water in crawl spaces and subterranean living spaces. Rarely does anyone go down into their crawl space to see what is going on. That is why, when your home is put on the...

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An amazing basement-waterproofing project

A big rain came to Boise, (two inches in four hours). Water flowed freely into a North End basement room soaking the sheetrocked wall and carpet. A clean up company responded promptly, and after pulling back the carpet, they identified the foundation wall where the water was entering. It looked like it had been happening...

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Solving Water Problems, A Case Study

We were contracted to work on a 32 unit apartment complex here in Boise Idaho to resolve all sorts of problems related to moisture issues. The evidence was obvious,  resulting in bacterial growth or MOLD, AKA the “M” word. Living on the edge of a desert, these things are fairly rare, but this building was...

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Flood Hazard Awareness

This seems to be the wettest season I can ever remember so I thought I would refresh everyone on flood issues. The winter of 2016 has hit us hard with Ice and water. Levco has responded to all sorts of floods and have even been victimized by a few myself. Insurance companies have a list...

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