Tag: basement repair

Solving A Basement Water Problem

In today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV, we’ll solve a basement water problem as host Stuart Keith meets with Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control. The sump pump works but our homeowners still have a damp and musty basement. Mike shows how to solve the problem by replacing the drain tile that isn’t doing it’s job. Watch Today’s […]

Adding An Emergency Exit

If you’ve finished off your basement for a family room or other use, it’s a good idea to have an exit in case of a fire or other emergency. In today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV, host Stuart Keith meets with Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control who shows how to properly install a […]

Take Back Your Basement With New Drain Tile

The homeowners in today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV can’t use their basement because it’s always damp and musty even though they have a working sump pump. Host Stuart Keith meets with Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control who shows how to put in new drain tile to solve the problem so the homeowners can take […]

Replacing A Faulty Drain Tile System

The harsh winter and spring rains are causing massive flooding in many areas. If there’s an issue with your drain tile system or sump pump, you can wind up with a damp and musty basement. That’s the problem the homeowners have in today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV. Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control […]

Helping Your Basement Stay Dry

Heavy rain and snow melt are starting to cause widespread flooding. Many homeowners are concerned that the flooding will reach their basement. The homeowners in today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV have a working sump pump but their basement was still damp and musty. Host Stuart Keith and Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control figure out why and replace the […]

Installing An Egress Window That Meets Code

If you’ve remodeled your basement for a family room or an extra bedroom, it’s a good idea to have an exit in case of a fire or other emergency. In today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV, host Stuart Keith and Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control show how to properly install a basement egress window that meets the local building codes. Watch Today’s […]

Fixing A Damp And Musty Basement

The homeowners in today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV didn’t use their basement because it was damp and musty. They couldn’t figure out why since they had a working sump pump. Host Stuart Keith and Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control discover the problem and replace the drain tile system that isn’t doing it’s job. Watch Today’s Home Remodeler this Saturday […]

Installing An Egress Window

Many homeowners have remodeled basements with everything from family rooms to man caves. But they can be traps in the event of a fire or other emergency. In today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV, we’ll see how to properly install a basement egress window. Host Stuart Keith and Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control go through the process of digging […]

January Is National Radon Action Month

January is National Radon Action Month. Local officials in many municipalities including Milwaukee WI and Manitowoc WI are encouraging homeowners to get their homes tested for this silent killer as in some areas, up to 70% of homes have radon levels which are considered unsafe. In today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV, host Stuart Keith […]

Fixing A Damp And Musty Basement

The homeowners in today’s video from Today’s Home Remodeler TV have a working sump pump but their basement is still damp and musty. Host Stuart Keith and Mike Hogenson from Standard Water Control figure out why and replace the drain tile system that isn’t doing it’s job. Watch Today’s Home Remodeler this Saturday at 5:00 am on WCCO TV-4 in Minneapolis MN sponsored […]