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Dry Soils Shrink Away from Foundations – Water pours in the basement

  It’s been a wonderful rainy 2 days in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.  With severe drought conditions spreading across New England, the rain is a much welcomed weather event!  Everything has been so dried out that you’re probably thinking “Excellent, the ground will finally absorb all that …

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Barn Doors – stylish and versatile, a door that’s much more!

Sliding barn doors are the new “must-have” in interior decor.  You probably have seen them in magazines and on home improvement shows like Fixer Upper or maybe you’ve cruised HGTV looking for the barn door that suits your home perfectly.  One thing you may not realize is …

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New Remodeling Survey

The 2016 Houzz & Home survey results are in! Houzz asked 120,000 Houzzers about their renovation projects. Some of the results were a bit surprising.  For example, owners who started with no initial budget actually spent less, by about $8,000, than those who had a …

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Small Kitchen Ideas from Houzz – Great for Basements too!

Many homeowners finish their basements with the goal of creating additional family living space; a place to gather and watch tv or movies and to just hang out. Sometimes, this additional finished basement space is also used as a guest area. It can be wonderful …

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Damp and Musty – Get Rid of Spring Dampness and Musty Smells

  It’s the Spring-to-Summer season of humidity and dampness.  This time of year basements and crawlspaces begin to feel damp and humid.  You may find this dampness and humidity creating a nasty musty smell.  This musty smell wafts up into your living space.  Experts say that an …

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Crawlspace Issues in the Spring and Fall

In the Spring and even in the Fall, your crawlspace can become a nightmare if you have a sump pump and even if you don’t. Due to the rain and the ensuing damp and moisture, the crawlspace begins to harbor humidity and is a great environment for …

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Basement Bathtubs – Relax

If you’re going to finish your basement and if you have the space, don’t forget to think about adding an additional bathroom. Many of our postings to our Basement Blog are simple and short yet filled with ideas for your basement.  This post offers up ideas for …

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Home Improvement and Renovation Survey

The winner of the drawing for a $100 prize was Debbie K.  Lucky Number 3! We want to know how you feel about job-site environment cleanliness! Please take our short survey and let us know your thoughts. As a special “Thank You” for completing our …

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The First Day of Spring 2016

  Hello and welcome to Spring!  Yesterday was the first day of Spring and wouldn’t you know it, we received 2-7 inches of snow throughout various parts of New England.  This new snow has all but disappeared and melted away. Did you know that in …

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2015 Winner of the Angie’s List Super Service Award

For the 5th year in a Row! Rescon Basement Solutions Earns the Esteemed 2015 Angie’s List Super Service Award The Super Service Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service   We are proud to announce that once again, and for the 5th year …

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