After a long and brutal winter, you would think we’d all get a break from Mother Nature’s wrath. Unfortunately, the Midwest has seen historic flooding, especially Nebraska and Iowa. Not only have the flood depths been high, but the length of the flooding has been endless. Farmland is covered in water and debris, preventing farmers … Continue reading Nebraska and Iowa’s Record-Breaking Flooding
It has been a long and brutal winter, but it feels like Spring may be finally here. The winter was frigid and had large amounts of snow and rain. Nebraska homes and businesses took a beating the last few months, so it’s time to make sure your home is strong, stable, and secure. Here are … Continue reading Spring Has Sprung!
This winter we have seen a lot of winter weather, including heavy snowfalls and ice storms, including thunderstorms in the middle of them! The weight of snow and ice can down power lines, causing power outages that can last anywhere from a blink to hours or days. Having no power at any time is a … Continue reading Ice Storms = No Power = No Sump Pumps
In yet another series of weird winters, 2019 is starting with big snowfalls and record lows. Is your house ready for the freezing cold and what are some things you can look out for this winter? Throughout the entire US, this winter has been one for the books, but it seems like the midwest has … Continue reading Is Your Home Going to be OK this Winter?
All of us at Jerry’s Waterproofing take pride in the work that we do for every one of our customers. We make sure that our contractors are trained with the latest knowledge and techniques and we equip them with the best products, tools, and equipment that is available. Here are some of our favorite manufacturers … Continue reading Jerry’s Waterproofing and Our Favorite Manufacturers
You can deny it all you want, but winter will be here soon. The way that the weather has been lately, who knows what to expect this year. A good piece of advice is to hope for the best but prepare for the worst. Winterize your property with the help of Jerry’s Waterproofing. There … Continue reading Winterproofing Your Property
As we begin to switch seasons, it’s time to think about the health of our home. Do radon levels change throughout the year? Are they higher at one time as opposed to another? Are Radon Levels Higher in Summer or Winter? Homeowners in the Midwest should have their homes tested for radon gas a couple … Continue reading Radon Levels: Winter vs Summer
Choosing a waterproofing company can be a difficult task. There are a variety of companies to choose from. There are many waterproofing options and solutions. Also, many people never have to work with a contractor, so they aren’t familiar with the companies around town. However, your home is probably your biggest asset, so you must … Continue reading Choosing the Best Basement Waterproofing Proposal
There is no federal code when it comes to egress windows, but many county and local municipalities have rules governing this topic. Make sure to check with your local government building inspector before starting a project. Jerry’s Waterproofing can install an egress window in both new and old construction. However, it is easier to … Continue reading Do You Need An Egress Window in Iowa or Nebraska?
It’s been a weird winter all over the country, but the end is near! Although that means that freezing temperatures, large snowfalls, and everything else that Old Man Winter has thrown at us this year is almost over, we have some other things to keep an eye on. A flooded basement or bowed wall can … Continue reading Spring Thaw and April Showers