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Preventing Frozen Pipes in VA

Problems with Frozen Pipes during VA Winters Did you have a problem with frozen pipes or broken pipes last winter? Each winter, thousands of homeowners in Virginia lose water service due to frozen and broken pipes and water meters. It’s not too soon to start thinking about how to prevent problems this winter. Repairing and […]

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Protect Your Home This Winter

It seems like taking care of your home is a never-ending process, but you must have your home ready for the winter months. We just reached fall, but winter will soon be coming around the corner. Winter can be long with harsh temperatures, big snowfalls, and other miserable weather and it’s time to get to […]

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Prevent mold and mildew with waterproofing by Reliable Waterproofing & Masonry

Mold Prevention: What You Should Know

Everything You Need To Know About Mold Prevention In Your Home For homeowners in Richmond, Virginia and surrounding areas, it is important to know the signs and causes of mold growth, as well as how to mold prevention tips. When heavy rains and floods come, your basement will be prone to water seepage which in […]

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How Does Water Damage Brick Mortar?

Mortar between bricks is susceptible to damage from water. Over time, rain or rising damp can erode the mortar. Reliable Waterproofing & Masonry offers repointing expertise to keep your brick facade standing strong. Bricks are a long-lasting material, but the external-facing mortar between the bricks can be worn down over time. One of the mortar’s […]

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Garage Foundation Problems

A sunken or settling garage foundation can lead to other problems for your garage or even your home. Changes in the garage slab can show itself in different ways around your garage. Signs of Garage Foundation Issues There are some things you can look for around your garage that could be signs of foundation problems. […]

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The Difference Between Interior and Exterior Waterproofing

Aside from the obvious locations, is there any difference between exterior and interior waterproofing?  We’ll discuss the differences between the two solutions and show you how they both can help keep your Richmond area home or business dry and stable. Buildings Should be Dry and Safe We all know that your home or business is […]

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New Location!

Reliable Waterproofing & Masonry has a new location! Our new address is 7106 Hull Street Rd Richmond VA  23235 Same phone number and the same great service! Check us out for all your masonry and waterproofing needs!

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Yikes! My Basement has Sprung a Leak

Rain. We’ve seen plenty of it in our area this Spring. We’ve also had lots of calls with the problem listed above. People looking for a basement waterproofing company that can help because every time it rains they notice their basement walls and floors leaking. It’s been a bigger problem this year than other years, […]

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Sticking Doors Outside of Summer?

Each summer, you might notice that your doors and windows start to stick a little bit when you open or close then. Sticking doors can be caused by humidity, or they may mean that your door is hung wrong. However, if you notice that your doors have started to stick all year round you might […]

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Damp Crawlspace After Heavy Rain

If you experienced the heavy rain that hit Virginia in the past few days, you might have also noticed that you have musty smells in the home. Perhaps your allergies are acting up. Did you know that it could be a damp, musty crawlspace causing the issue? Much of the air that circulates in your […]

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