Does your basement smell Musty?


What’s Causing that Musty Smell in the Basement?  Though many of us tend to envision basements as dark, dank places, a musty smell can signify a potential problem. If you have recently noticed a musty smell in the basement, be sure to have a professional investigate it further to determine its cause.

What’s Causing that Musty Smell in the Basement?

A musty basement odor definitely means that water is present. It could be due to a crack in the floor or wall, a failed Sump Pump, or a crack in the window. Check our “Leak Types” page to find out more about how water can enter your basement.

To fix a leak or waterproof your basement, contact The Real Seal at (847) 996-9320. Serving the greater Chicago area, our professional foundation repair and waterproofing specialists are committed to providing you with quality products and service. Call us today or submit a form(look on the sidebar) and we will call you!


Austin Werner

Austin Werner is the Owner of The Real Seal LLC, a basement waterproofing and foundation repair company. Austin believes that having a highly trained and happy team is the key to success. This is reflected through hundreds of 5 star customer reviews his company has received online.

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