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Standing Water? 3 Benefits of French Drains

French Drain Installation Winston-Salem NC

A French drain is a simple but rather ingenious trench design that can help prevent flooding or standing water on your property. Once installed, others may not even notice that there’s a drain as they can be disguised with very simple landscaping like pebbles or gravel and even small plants. Why have a French drain…

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Winterized Waterproofing in Western South Carolina

foundation damaged due to badly installed basement waterproofing system

Most homes hold up in the winter when it comes to waterproofing – until the fateful year that they don’t. If you have not had your waterproofing features or systems inspected for longevity or effectiveness, perhaps now is the time. Waterproofing can prevent damage to both the exterior and interior of your property. An interior…

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Are You Prepared for the Cost of a Flooded Basement?

basement foundation wall cracked along mortar joints

If you are expecting a quote on the cost of repairs in a flooded basement, think again. There are numerous potential areas where damage can occur due to water intrusion. It is therefore impossible to calculate repair costs without a thorough inspection. Instead of thinking about the overall cost, it is better to consider how…

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Signs That Your Home Needs Better Waterproofing in Western South Carolina   

a worker checking joint sealant of glass curtain wall

Insufficient waterproofing can cause water damage to your foundation and structure, as well as to furnishings and personal effects. This is not only expensive to fix and replace, but often heartbreaking and disruptive to your family’s routine. It’s critical to address water leaks into your home’s foundation early to avoid worse damage and expense later.…

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Standing Water on Your Lawn is Not Just a Surface Problem

Water on Your Lawn Winston Salem NC

Do you often notice standing water on your lawn after heavy rain? This indicates a drainage issue that should be addressed. Besides destroying the aesthetics of your landscape, standing water is slowly finding a drainage path that could lead to subterranean basement walls or foundations. When water has nowhere else to go, it will flow…

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Is Good Drainage Enough to Protect Your Foundations?

foundation damaged due to badly installed basement waterproofing system

When you build or buy a home, one of the main issues to explore is the level of drainage on the property. Drainage does not only apply to wastewater pipes and guttering. How water drains through the landscape is also important. However, getting the all-clear from an inspection does not mean you will never experience…

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Have You Been Conned by Flashy Drainage Solutions?

The fact that a solution fixes a problem is not proof positive that it was the right way to go. At Parks’ Waterproofing, we can install a patented and proven waterproofing system that will protect your basement walls and foundations. However, if you call for a consultation, the solution to your issue could be as…

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Have you Inspected Your Basement Recently?

basement foundation wall after repair by Parks' Masonry LLC

If you use your basement for storage or don’t use it at all, it is still important to periodically inspect the space. The basement is an important structural feature in the home. Water intrusion or structural damage that is left undetected can become a serious issue. Potential repair costs will escalate if these problems are…

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Is Your Concrete Patio an Isolation Oasis?

During isolation, it is essential that homeowners are able to find an oasis. Often, the yard is the best place to break the monotony of not having anywhere else to go. If you are practicing social distancing or working from home, getting outside to relax can promote good mental health. One of the issues that…

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Is Standing Water a Problem?

water ponded up on the school baseball field due to poor drainage

At Parks’ Waterproofing, we speak to a lot of customers who are not concerned about the condition of their lawn. Gardening or having a pristine landscape is not for everyone, after all. However, standing water is one of the issues that usually come up in those conversations. The water is just sitting there, so it…

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Why You Should Choose Parks' Waterproofing!

Parks’ Waterproofing is the ONLY waterproofing company in North Carolina that offers maintenance free solutions in 99% of our custom solutions while maintaining the structural integrity of your foundation and code compliant

GFCI outlets trip often, pumps fail often, electricity fails often. Don’t let your dry basement be dependent on any of these!

Our Client Reviews

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Based on 33 reviews

Greg G.

If you are having water problems in your basement or house...CALL PARKS WATERPROOFING! Jody listens, takes detailed notes, then lays out a plan of attack to eliminate the issue. We made the mistake of hiring a General Contractor first because they had the time to come out sooner than Parks. Big mistake that cost my parents a great deal of money. Believe me, wait for Parks. It is worth the wait. Even though Parks was busy, he updated us weekly with a spreadsheet showing us exactly where we were on his list. We never had to call him. After he fixed our problem, which required a great deal of digging and grading, his team came out and landscaped those areas and planted grass seed. My parent's yard has never looked this good. My only complaint is that Jody will not tell me what his seed blend is or sell it to me. JODY, what is your secret??? I highly recommend Parks Waterproofing and on a personal note, Jody is a good man. He actually cares about his customer. Regards, Greg

Susan T.

Wow! These guys are AMAZING! We had a huge problem in our crawl space. They assessed the problem, made recommendations, and gave us the estimate. They totally explained everything so we had an understanding of what would happen. They were here for over a week, did extensive work inside and out of the crawl space, including installing a sump pump with WiFi alarm, and rerouted some exterior drain pipes. They cleaned up after themselves too! Their customer service is absolutely incredible, before/during/and after! I give them a 5 star rating, but in reality, they are a PERFECT 10!!!

Dave W.

Very professional firm from beginning to end. Responded in a timely manner in the beginning answering questions and providing a quote. Once we signed the contract they promptly scheduled the work. The did quality work on time and in budget (didn’t come back asking for more money). This particular project was challenging due to terrain and confined spaces but they made the job look easy. They also cleaned up very good at the end. Excellent service!

Emily N.

These guys are AMAZING! Very knowledgeable, easy to work with, and reasonably priced! We can’t say enough good things about them! Problem solved in a very thorough and comprehensive way!!! Highly recommend them!!!!

Jeff H.

I would like to recommend Parks’ Waterproofing Company. I have been having water issues for some time now and called Jody out to take a look at the problem. During his assessment he was able to determine that a much cheaper solution was my best option. I appreciate Jody’s honesty and integrity by not taking advantage of the situation and telling me the more expensive option was the only way to fix the problem. His honesty saved me literally thousands of dollars.

Rosalee P.

We could not be happier with our job. Please relate to all who worked at our home how much we appreciate their efforts in completing our job before the snow arrived. We have never had a group of workers who worked with such enthusiasm and displayed a sense of pride in their work. Those traits are hard to find in today’s workplace. Thanks again. Tom and Rosalee Patton

Barbara B.

Communication was excellent - prompt and courteous. Workers were exceptionally well trained. Once the job was started they showed up every day and worked until the job was completed.

Lisa D.

Jody – all the rain we’ve had lately really put your waterproofing system to the test – and you passed with an A+…..A dry basement!!! We are amazed at the difference it’s made in my Mom’s house. A special THANK YOU to you and your entire team for everything. You’re providing a great service here and I’m sure that you will have much success.

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