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Can you waterproof a basement and install a floor without using as many scary chemicals as everybody else?

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jul 04, 2013 01:08 AM
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Not sure if the walls or floor get damp or wet. Want to install a laminate or other floor in a basement. Maybe walls, sheetrock or woodpanel. Not sure looking for most natural way to go. Trying to stay true green.




 

 

Not sure if the walls or floor get damp or wet. Want to install a laminate or other floor in a basement. Maybe walls, sheetrock or woodpanel. Not sure looking for most natural way to go. Trying to stay true green.

Dear HelenJay,

The quick answer is yes. There are some excellent non-toxic sealers that prevent moisture penetration in concrete walls and floors.

If your basement is wet, it’s usually coming from:

  • moisture underneath...

 

 

 
 
 

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