Perma-Seal News and Information

This is where we will post industry news as well as helpful hints for the home and business owner in Chicagoland.

The Importance of Routine Maintenance on Your Sewer Line

Perma-Seal offers sewer line video inspection and rodding to Chicago and Northwest Indiana. An experienced technician will run a camera through your line which will clearly display any roots, blockages or breaks in the line. He can then advise you if the line should be rodded, repaired, or replaced, or that everything is functioning properly. He will also leave you a copy of the DVD inspection for your reference.

For more information on sewer line video inspection and rodding, please visit our website: //www.permaseal.net or call 1-800-421-7325

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It's Time to Protect Your Home and Your Valued Possessions

We've had one of the wettest Springs in Chicago history, and there's rain more in the forecast. Is your basement safe from sewer backup during heavy rainstorms?

During sudden or prolonged rain storms, excess water and sewage can surge into your basement, destroying your treasured belongings. Perma-Seal has developed a permanent and proven solution for this disastrous problem caused by overtaxed municipal sewers. The Perma-Seal Sewer Backup Prevention System is virtually fail-safe and is available with a lifetime warranty. Visit our sewer services page for more information.

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Perma-Seal Receives Top Awards at International Convention

If the weathermen are right, it's going to be a wet week! Is your basement going to stay dry? Sounds like a great reason to call Perma-Seal TODAY and get your sump pump checked! //www.permaseal.net/contact-us.html

We are on a mission to get you to think about your sump pump. That's probably not something you think about every day, but we want to save you from a wet mess in your basement! And when you schedule your FREE estimate before April 30th, you will save 10% on all primary and backup pump systems, as well as ejector pumps.

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Dry, healthy basement adds useable space and value to your home.

//www.permaseal.net Roy Spencer, owner and president of Perma-Seal, talks about Perma-Seal products and how dry, healthy basements add useable space and value to your home. Perma-Seal is known best for basement waterproofing. That's because we've been working hard at it for over thirty-four years. We've installed more sump pumps than I can count! Did you know we're also structural foundation repair specialists? Or that we can seal your damp, musty crawl space? And don't forget basement plumbing! You can trust our licensed professionals to get the job done right. Call Perma-Seal today at 800-421-SEAL. Our team is ready to wow you with their expertise and dedication to superior customer service. Whether you're in need of a Crack Repair, a Battery Backup Pump, or your water heater needs replacing, we have an affordable solution for you. The fact is, Perma-Seal is the proven solution.

 

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Your Crawl Space Could be Affecting Your Family's Health

Crawl spaces are dirty damp and musty, often causing you & your family to breathe unhealthy air; call Perma-Seal and take advantage of our Crawl Space Encapsulation System. 1-630-207-1177

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Perma-Seal Receives Top Awards at International Convention

(From left: Joel Spencer, Supply Chain Director, holds awards won at convention alongside Roy Spencer, President and Founder of Perma-Seal.)

DOWNERS GROVE, IL - Perma-Seal Basement Systems was awarded top awards at the recent international Basement Systems’ 3-day convention in Connecticut. The annual convention gathers basement waterproofing and foundation repair dealers from across the United States, Canada and UK. Perma-Seal’s 2015-2016 awards include: #4 Foundation Repair Dealer for CarbonArmor, #6 Crawl Space Dealer for Total Sales, #8 Basement Systems Dealer for Total Sales, and #32 Foundation Repair Dealer for Total Sales.

This year’s theme was INSPIRE 2016, and several members of Perma-Seal’s valued management team left the conference feeling uplifted. There were presentations by John Foley, former Blue Angels Lead Solo Pilot, and Mike Eruzione, Captain of the US 1980 Winter Olympics hockey team that defeated the Russian team. Supply Chain Director Joel Spencer was quite inspired and stated, “Despite overwhelming odds against them, the teamwork and bond between [Mike and also John], and his teammates allowed them to defeat opponents with much greater experience and individual abilities,” Spencer said. “I will think of both any time I hear the word ‘impossible.’”

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Perma-Seal Says Thank You: 10% OFF, up to $300, for the month of January

Perma-Seal Says Thank You: 10% OFF, up to $300, for the month of January

This holiday weekend provides a great opportunity to relax, maybe play a round of golf, have a BBQ, or visit with family and friends. It's also a great reason to pause and remember why we have a day off.

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. It is not a celebration, but rather a day of formal reflection over the cost of freedom; the freedom to speak our mind, to vote, to live where we choose, to be anything we choose to be.

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$199 Sewer Camera Inspection and Rodding Holiday Special

$199 Sewer Camera Inspection and Rodding Holiday Special thru December 31, 2012. Sewer lines do need maintenance to prevent clogs, which can be caused by tree roots, debris and grease buildup. But during the holidays, overuse of garbage disposals and paper products can also cause blockage, resulting in raw sewage backing up into your home. Visit our sewer services page for more information.

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How to Fix Structural Foundation Problems

How to Fix Structural Foundation Problems. Roy and Lou talk about different structural damage in your foundation and how to fix the issues.

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How the Summer Drought Causes Structural Foundation Damage

The extremely dry weather we are experiencing causes the ground to crack, move or even sink, which could damage your home's foundation! If you have cracks in your foundation or you're seeing gaps under your cabinets or baseboards, schedule an estimate today!

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Dry Weather Can Lead to Structural Problems with Your Foundation

This year's drought did more than damage crops. Many Chicagoland homes have been left with structural foundation damage.

You should be on the lookout for cracks in your brickwork, walls and ceilings, and you may even notice that your floors are uneven. These are symptoms that can indicate structural issues. But you should also be aware that if your doors and windows aren't functioning properly, it's very important to determine the root of the problem before having them replaced. If you have structural problems, new window and doors will end up behaving just like the old ones.

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HAMMOND, IN - Laura Ann Spencer, Executive Vice-President of Perma-Seal Basement Systems, has been named an Up and Coming finalist for the 2016 Influential Women of the Year award in the Construction category. The award is presented by Influential Women of Northwest Indiana and winners will be announced at a banquet on September 29, 2016.

Ms. Spencer has consistently been a strong leader and achiever in the business world as well as in the philanthropic community. After nearly a decade of working at Perma-Seal, she has been influential in helping the company hit record sales numbers, open new divisions, and prepare to make a quantum leap forward. She has worn many hats in the company, most notably that of Marketing Manager, where she helped the company become one of the strongest brands in the area. Ms. Spencer has also championed Perma-Seal’s cultural environment. She organized a retreat where the company’s mission and vision statements were articulated and codified for the first time. These identified core values within the organization has moved the company forward to where it is today.

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Mainline Sewer Camera & Rodding Inspection Promotion

Sewer lines can back up in your home.

Sewer lines become clogged with tree roots, debris and grease buildup. Maintain your sewer line to keep sewage from backing up into your home. Anyone who's experienced sewer backup never wants it to happen again.

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A "Perma-Sealed" Basement Adds Value To Your Home

A "Perma-Sealed" Basement Adds Value To Your Home - Reliable Sump Pumps, Crawl Space Solutions, Foundation Crack Repair, New Basement Windows, and Eliminate Sewer Back Up. Call Now - 800-421-SEAL!

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Sewer Backup Prevention Chicago

Maybe you've had a serious problem with water coming into your basement or flooding due to storms, let Perma-Seal help you with Sewer Backup Prevention. We are professionals at Sump Pump installation. Don't get drenched! Also, Perma-Seal does Basement WINDOWS too!

 

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Perma-Seal Preventive Maintenance Service | May Promotion

Perma-Seal Preventive Maintenance Service | May Promotion
Smiles went all around at the BBB’s Annual Golf Outing. From left: Paul Spinella, Director of Sales, Matt Kmoch, Sales Manager, Steve Bernas, BBB President, Jim Montalbano, Sales Manager, and Dave Maas, Marketing Creative Coordinator.

Perma-Seal Basement Systems’ Sales and Marketing Tribal Members joined the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois for their yearly golf outing on Thursday, August 11th. The 22nd Annual Integrity Golf Classic, presented by the BBB, was held at the Twin Orchard Country Club in Long Grove, Illinois. Perma-Seal’s foursome team was nearly awarded Longest Putt of the Day, but was defeated by mere inches.

Perma-Seal has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, and has been awarded their coveted 2016 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics. For more information about the BBB, visit www.bbb.org/chicago/.

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Featured Product: Primary & Backup Sump Pumps

Do what tens of thousands of other smart homeowners have done and get a backup system for your sump pump. You can't control the weather, prevent a power outage, or predict when a mechanical failure will happen, but a Battery Backup Pump System can get you prepared for all three.

Don't be a victim, take control now. For over 30 years, Perma-Seal has helped thousands of homeowners protect their homes by keeping their basements dry. Our evaluation is free but your peace of mind is priceless. Want some more good news? Call by April 30th, 2012 and you'll receive 10 percent off all primary and backup sump pump systems*.

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Basement Waterproofing Solutions Chicago

Wet basements and water seepage, foundation settlement issues or damp and moldy crawl spaces, Perma-Seal has the solution. We are Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana's trusted basement waterproofing contractor and foundation repair specialist.

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Featured Product: Crawl Space Encapsulation

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Studies have shown that an open, untreated crawl space can rot your floor joists, breed mold and increase your energy costs.

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Employment At Perma-Seal Basement Systems - Chicago, IL

It's 2012, another new year, full of promise and opportunity!
Are you a sales professional in the top 10% of your company or industry? Do you feel you could earn even more if you had the right opportunity? Do you desire to make the world a better place while providing for your family and your future?
Hi, I'm Roy Spencer with Perma-Seal and if the answer to all of these is "yes", then Perma-Seal would like to talk to you. We have an immediate need for sales people who are bright, honest, and ambitious. If you are already successful, we'd like the opportunity to show you what it's like to work for an industry leader that is dedicated to striving for excellence. Perma-Seal was recently named a Chicago Tribune Top Workplace. We provide extensive training and competitive benefits.
Sound intriguing? Let's start the conversation! Visit permaseal.net and click on the employment opportunities button to submit your resume for the last job you'll ever have.
The fact is: Perma-Seal is the Proven Solution!

Perma-Seal is Your Basement Solution in Chicago

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Chicago Basement Waterproofing

For the past 32 years Perma-Seal has created happy, healthy basements all over the Chicagoland area. Those basements (and their valuable contents) are very thankful!

Over 250,000 families have trusted Perma-Seal to protect their treasured items, and so should you. Take advantage of our limited time offer. Take 10% off (up to $300) all services purchased by January 31,2012. Some exclusions apply. See your Perma-Seal consultant for complete details. May not be combined with any other offer, promotion or discount.

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Basement Waterproofing Chicago

For the past 32 years Perma-Seal has created happy, healthy basements all over the Chicagoland area. Those basements (and their valuable contents) are very thankful!

Over 250,000 families have trusted Perma-Seal to protect their treasured items, and so should you. Take advantage of our limited time offer. Take 10% off (up to $300) all services purchased by January 31,2012. Some exclusions apply. See your Perma-Seal consultant for complete details. May not be combined with any other offer, promotion or discount.

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Sewer Backup Protection Chicago

In the Chicago Area it is common during heavy rain that municipal sewers will become overloaded. The result could be sewage back up into basements and other low lying drains in the area. Sewage contaminated water may be pushed through floor drains, toilets or showers and can potentially create a dangerous, unhealthy environment in your home. For information on sewer backup prevention please visit our sewer services page.

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Sewer Backup Prevention November 2011 Promotion

Often in the Chicago area, municipal sanitary sewers to become overloaded with more volume than they can handle, during heavy rainstorms. This can result in sewer backup in low lying drains including basements! Sewage contaminated water map be pushes through toilets, showers, or floor drains potentially creating a toxic environment in homes. Visit our sewer services page for more information.

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Sewer Backup Protection | Sewer Backup Prevention

Maybe you've had a serious problem with water coming into your basement or flooding due to storms, let Perma-Seal help you with Sewer Backup Prevention. We are professionals at Sump Pump installation. Don't get drenched! Also, Perma-Seal does Basement WINDOWS too!

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Basement Windows Chicago

Whether you're looking to replace ugly, rusty or leaky basement windows, or would like to have a new picture window installed right into your basement wall, we can transform your basement into a bright comfortable living space. Yes! Perma-Seal does Basement WINDOWS too!

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Crawl Space Repair Chicago

When you encapsulate your dirt crawl space with the exclusive Perma-Seal system, you'll not only improve the air quality in your home, but will also keep out odors, gasses and little critters too. Perma-Seal is offering 10% off crawl space encapsulation during the month of July. Offer Expires July 31, 2011, some restrictions apply. Contact us today at 800-421-SEAL or visit //www.permaseal.net.
Crawl Space Encapsulation

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Basement Waterproofing Chicago | Sump Pump Inspection | Beyond the Ivy Promo

Perma-Seal Basement Systems have been waterproofing basement in the greater Chicago area for theh past 30 years. Call by June 30, 2011 to receive a free inspection of your basement, and sump pump and you will be entered to win two tickets to Beyond the Ivy. Contact us today at 800-421-SEAL or visit //www.permaseal.net to learn more on how we can help waterproof your basement.

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Basement Waterproofing Chicago with Lou Manfredini | Foundation Repair | Sump Pump Systems

Lou Manfredini, a National Home Improvement Expert, discusses Perma-Seal,Basement Systems of Chicago, about their work with basement waterproofing solutions and sump pump systems . Contact Perma-Seal today at 800-421-SEAL or visit //www.permaseal.net for a free estimate on your wet basement problems.

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Basement Pre-Finishing Chicago | Basement Waterproofing | Pre-Finishing Sale

Perma-Seal's May Basement Pre-Finishing Sale. We're helping you to prepare to finish your basement with our 10% off sale in May! You can save 10% on all Basement Pre-Finishing Products. Learn more about Perma-Seal Pre-Finishing product at //www.permaseal.net or contact us at 800-421-SEAL.

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Chicago Basement Waterproofing Contractor | Foundation Repair | Sump Pump Systems

Perma-Seal talks about basement waterproofing on Chicago's Bring It Home that airs on WGN TV and CLTV throughout the month of March.

Roy Spencer of Perma-Seal talks about the steps to finishing your basement, which starts with a foundation inspection to ensure that there is no water seepage or potential leaks. An adequate sump pump with a battery backup is essential for basement protection, while their Wall Liners can help keep the basement warm and dry by controlling dampness and adding some insulation. The now dry basement can be fitted with waterproof basement flooring and basement windows to give to create the proper setting for a finished basement.

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Chicago Sump Pump Systems | Sump Pump Contractor | Sump Pump Sale

Chicago area homeowners have the opportunity to save 10% on all primary sump pump systems and backup sump pumps with Perma-Seal's March Sump Pump Sale.
For more information about basement waterproofing and Sump Pump Systems, contact Perma-Seal at 800-421-SEAL, or through our website at //www.permaseal.net.

Your sump pump is the most important part of your basement waterproofing system, but the fact is, all sump pumps fail. It's not a matter of IF, but WHEN.

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Basement Waterproofing | Chicago Waterproofing Contractor | Sump Pump Systems

Chicago area homeowners have the opportunity to save 10% on all primary sump pump systems and backup sump pumps with Perma-Seal's March Sump Pump Sale. For more information about basement waterproofing, sump pump systems, or crawl space repair contact Perma-Seal at 800-421-SEAL, or through our website at //www.permaseal.net.

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Basement Waterproofing Contractor | Crawl Space Repair | Foundation Repair

Chicago area homeowners have the opportunity to save 10% on all primary sump pump systems and backup sump pumps with Perma-Seal's March Sump Pump Sale. For more information about basement waterproofing, sump pump systems, or crawl space repair contact Perma-Seal at 800-421-SEAL, or through our website at //www.permaseal.net.

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Chicago Foundation Repair Contractor | Basement Waterproofing | Sump Pump Systems

Perma-Seal Basement Systems is celebrating 31 years of basement waterproofing, foundation repair and crawl space repair in Chicago and the Chicago Metro Area. In celebration of this great accomplishment, and as a thank you to their valued customers, Perma-Seal is taking 10% off of their products and services. The sale begins on January 1, and absolutely ends on January 31, 2011.

Perma-Seal can be reached at 800-421-SEAL, 630-512-0002, or on through their website at www.permaseal.net.

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Basement Waterproofing | Foundation Repair | Crawl Space Repair

Perma-Seal Basement Systems is celebrating 31 years of basement waterproofing, foundation repair and crawl space repair in Chicago and the Chicago Metro Area. In celebration of this great accomplishment, and as a thank you to their valued customers, Perma-Seal is taking 10% off of their products and services. The sale begins on January 1, and absolutely ends on January 31, 2011.

Perma-Seal can be reached at 800-421-SEAL, 630-512-0002, or on through their website at www.permaseal.net.

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Basement Waterproofing & Foundation Specialists | Crawl Space Repair | Wet Basement Solutions

Perma-Seal is Chicago's #1 Basement Waterproofing and Foundation Repair Company. They have been in business since 1979 and have won numerous awards for their excellent service.

Perma-Seal serves all of Chicagoland and parts of Northwest Indiana.

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Sump Pump Battery Backup| Sump Pump Installation | Perma-Seal Chicago

On July 16, 2010, Lou Manfredini featured one of Perma-Seal's (Chicago) products on NBC's Today Show (Today's Home). He says that it is a must have when the power goes out, and we couldn't agree more. Ordinary sump pumps fail when a storm causes your home's electrical system to fail. You need a battery backup to back you up. No one wants a flooded basement - make sure that you have a sump pump that will work under any condition.

Perma-Seal Waterproofing
513 Rogers Street
Downers Grove, IN 60515
630-512-0002
800-421-SEAL

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Perma-Seal Basement Waterproofing | Chicago's #1 Waterproofing Contractor

Heavy rainfall in Chicago means that Perma-Seal is flooded with phone calls. Many Chicago area homeowners are desperate to find a solution to their wet and leaky basement. If you need basement waterproofing work to be done Perma-Seal is Chicago's #1 basement waterproofer.

Many try to find a quick fix to the problem. But there is a great disparity in the quality of repair methods, warranties and pricing. Perma-Seal has worked very hard over the past 30 years to provide the best value. They have done the most permanent repairs and simple, transferable warranties at a fair price.

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Crawl Space Contractor Chicago | Crawl Space Sealing | Perma-Seal Basement Systems

Unsealed crawl spaces can cause allergic reaction, due to a damp environment suitable for mold and mildew growth, as well in the habitation of insects and other critters. A moldy crawl space is not only hazards to your health but can also cause damage to your foundation if left untreated. Perma-Seal Basement Systems can solve all your crawl space repairs.

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Chicago Basement Waterproofing and Foundation Contractor | Perma-Seal Basement Systems

Leaky basements can be a huge headache, and they pose a health risk when they are damp. You need to fix your cracked basement walls and foundation cracks before it becomes a bigger problem.
For over 30 years Perma-Seal Basement Systems has been the Chicago's #1 basement waterproofing and foundation repair contractor. We can permanently seal and waterproof your basement and can solve all your wet basement problems.

Contact us today to learn more about basement waterproofing solutions or for your free basement inspection at 800-421-SEAL or visit us at //www.permaseal.net

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Foundation Repair | Bowed Walls | Wall Crack Repair

Structural foundation failure can leave you with bowing walls, uneven floors, foundation cracking, wall cracking, doors and windows not functioning properly, and other problems. You know who to call in the Chicagoland area—Perma-Seal Basement Systems. We can fix your foundation permanently.
800-421-SEAL //www.permaseal.net

We serve the Chicago Metro area, including:

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