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Mid-Atlantic Inspection

4605 Windsor Ln
Bethesda, MD 20814888-806-4321

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Joseph F Toomey & Associates

4533 S Chelsea Ln
Bethesda, MD 20814301-951-0010

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Master Home Inspectors

8310 Thoreau Dr
Bethesda, MD 20817301-365-9151

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Avalon Energy Services

5507 Lambeth Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814888-484-8096

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Donald Shoop

7501 Wisconsin Ave
Bethesda, MD 20814703-930-9700

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A-Thru-Z Architects Engineers

8309 Old Seven Locks Rd
Bethesda, MD 20817301-767-3315

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Home Inspection Express

7821 Lonesome Pine Ln
Bethesda, MD 20817301-512-0396

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Methods and Limitations

Given that we received very mixed reviews for home inspection services in our surveys of local consumers, we expected some companies in our test would perform better than others. But what really miffed us was how little work many inspectors bothered to do.

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Whatever company you choose, dealing wisely with the plumber produces better work and saves you money.

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Most serious basement moisture problems occur when water leaks or seeps through basement floors, through joints between floors and walls, or through walls below ground level during or after rainstorms.

There are a number of ways to treat below-ground rainwater leakages, with advantages and disadvantages to each. The first step is to check gutters and downspouts. Then inspect the soil around your house to make sure it is properly graded.

Once you decide on the best way to solve your wet basement problem, how do you get the work done?