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Interior vs Exterior Waterproofing: Which One Will Make A Better Investment?

A flooded basement

Dealing with water infiltration in your home can be a nightmare. Choosing the right waterproofing solution is critical to protect your property and your investments, but impossible to do it by yourself. In this blog post, we’ll explore the differences between interior vs exterior waterproofing methods, helping you understand their pros and cons so you […]

Discover What Is the Best Sealant for Basement Walls

Basement sealing in the form of concrete being applied by brush

If you need sealant applied to your basement’s walls, it’s best to employ a professional service, even though doing it yourself could save you money.  Companies specializing in this field, such as Capstone Waterproofing Solutions, have the training and experience to determine the state of your basement walls, select the optimal sealer for your space, […]

Do I Need An Egress Window?

Egress window for a basement

Egress windows are a vital part of any home, and every homeowner should know what they are and why they might need one.  In this blog post, we’ll explore what an egress window is, the requirements for having one by code, and some of the benefits of having an egress window in your home.  Stay […]

3 Common Causes of Clogged Interior Drainage Systems


An interior drainage system’s purpose is to keep your basement dry.  Interior drainage systems redirect water around your foundation into a drain tile system that carries the water to a sump pit for the sump pump to discharge the water away.  But what happens when this system becomes clogged and starts to fail?  Here are […]

Project Profile: Kensington, MD Foundation Repair

Waterproofing project in Washington DC

A common problem around Prince Georges and Montgomery County is homeowners not knowing that their foundation walls require repair. This is precisely what the Taylor family was dealing with! Their bowing wall was made worse by drywall framing and insulation covering the foundation wall. Here’s how we helped: First, we removed all of the drywall. […]

Exactly How Much Will It Cost Me To Keep My Basement Dry (2022)

Keeping basement dry

If you’re interested in the basement waterproofing cost in 2022, you should know there are many things that will influence yours. In this article, we’ll cover what matters most, but little changes and other upgrades will also add up to the final cost. Without any further ado, let’s begin and see how much it’ll cost […]

The Quiet Fight Between: Your Foundation and Water

water damage on house foundation

Most homeowners don’t know the fight between their foundation and water is happening until it will cost them a lot. Losses include but are not limited to: time, valuables, trust, & money. In this article, we’ll show you why water is the worst enemy for your foundation and basement, and what can you do to […]

4 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Sump Pump: Cast Iron vs Plastic

red and blue sump pumps for basement waterproofing

Although cast iron pumps tend to be more expensive than their plastic counterparts, both of these options have various benefits that might be useful in your particular situation.  Let’s see how these sump pumps stack up against each other. Cast iron sump pump Plastic sump pump Durability: Cast Iron vs Plastic Sump Pumps Although cast […]

The Complex Diagnosis of a Foundation Repair Job: Making the Right Decision

A basement inspection

Many of our customers ask us what does it take to see if they truly need a foundation repair. Well, the answer to this question is more difficult than a yes or no. In fact, to understand what are the actual problems with your foundation, we’ll need to conduct a thorough inspection of your basement […]

Deciding Between Interior Waterproofing and Exterior Waterproofing

Interior vs exterior waterproofing

Deciding between interior waterproofing and exterior waterproofing is not always easy. Many factors determine which type of water protection you need, such as the severity of your leaks, any visible mold or mildew growth, how much time it takes for water to leak into your home, and the quality of construction on your home. These […]