Flooded Basement

Ways that Winter Causes Basement Flooding

The last thing you need on top of the bitter cold and snow showers of the winter season is a leaky basement. Mopping up a leaky basement is not something you want to be doing during the winter, and you certainly don’t want to foot the bill for expensive repairs. Leaking and flooding not only […]

House during winter

How to Prep Your Home for Winter

If you are concerned that your home is not prepared for the winter in Pittsburgh, it’s time to take measures to ensure your home is protected for the season. At Pittsburgh Drain Guys, your number one choice for waterproofing in Pittsburgh, we’ve put together a few tips on how you can get your home ready […]

Mold in Basement

Why is There Mold in My Basement?

Basement solutions for your wet basement. One of the most common rooms for mold to grow is your basement. But why? To begin, mold loves dark and wet spaces. Basements are typically darker than other rooms in the house because they are underground. Even if you have egress windows or part of your basement is […]

Waterproofing Pittsburgh

Help! My Basement Floods When It Rains.

Tips from Pittsburgh’s basement waterproofing experts. Despite what many believe, basement flooding isn’t always caused by a catastrophic event. Some basements flood slowly and over a long period of time. While it is true a sudden rush of water – barreling in all at once – can create a flooded basement, your home can also […]

Damp Basement Pittsburgh

How a Damp Basement Affects Your Home 

Ahhhh, the smells of Autumn: pumpkin spice, apple cider, falling leaves, and a musty basement? Wait – that’s not right! If you noticed a musty smell coming from your downstairs, you probably have dampness in your basement. And unlike a flooded basement, where water rushes in quickly, mustiness is a sign that moisture, water or […]

Basement Leaks Pittsburgh


Wet basements are a common problem for homeowners and can lead to big problems down the road. Do you know that warning signs for water in your basement are not always as obvious as a puddle of water in the middle of your basement floor? Here are a few warning signs that point to a […]

Drain Camera Inspection Pittsburgh

How Do Sewer Line Cameras Work?

The Convenience of Technology Interior sewage pipe issues such as cracks and blockages can cause a tremendous amount of costly damage if they aren’t diagnosed and dealt with properly. Determining the issues that are causing your sewage line problems is not easily done without the help of a sewer line camera. These devices help plumbing […]

French Drain Installers Pittsburgh

Why You Need French Drain Installation

A French drain is one of the most important parts of your landscape to help prevent standing water and water damage to your carefully manicured lawn. The Pittsburgh Drain Guys, the French drain installation guys from Pittsburgh, want you to know that installing a French drain is a special skill that takes many people to […]

Gutters and Drainage

A Guide to Gutters and Downspouts

In Pittsburgh, there are no easy answers to the amount of precipitation that we get in an average year, the potential damage from all the rushing water can have on your property. The Pittsburgh Drain guys know a thing or tow about the proper installation of gutters and downspouts, and we are here to share […]