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Basement Waterproofing Materials Used to Fix Leaks in Aurora Homes

Aurora, Illinois – the second most populated city in the state, it is home to about 198,000 people and is located in the outer region of metro Chicago. What was once a mid-sized manufacturing city, Aurora has grown exponentially in the past 50 years to become one of the fastest growing cities in the country.

Though the city grows, one household issue remains constant; and that is basement moisture issues. Because of the high levels of precipitation in the area, with annual levels averaging 38.39 inches, wet basements are always a problem.

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Aurora Basement Waterproofing Company

One of the fastest growing cities in the country, Aurora in Illinois is also the 112th largest city in the U.S. with a population of about 198,000. It is known for being the home of an impressive collection of architecture, including homes designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, Bruce Goff, and George Grant Elmslie.

The climate in Aurora is a play in extremes. Winters can be freezing, while summers are hot and humid. Thunderstorms are also a common occurrence in spring and winter, and with an annual precipitation level of about 40 inches, many residents have to deal with damp and flooded basements.

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Put a Stop to Basement Leaks in Your Aurora Home

The second most populous city in Illinois, Aurora has been listed as one of the fastest growing cities in the US in the last decade and is also known as the 'City of Lights.' With all the lights and fast moving pace the city offers, it's easy to forget some of the things that lie below our feet – our basement.

Weather may be a strong contributor to basement leaks, but sometimes neglect can play a huge part as well. Damaged pipes and rain gutters, cracks in the walls and floors, broken egress window seals, etc.

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