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.

Perma-Seal Wins Angie's List Super Service Award

Perma-Seal of Chicago, IL has received the 2013 Angie's List Super Service Award for the 11th year in a row. We are a basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation and repair company serving homeowners in the greater Chicago area, including: Arlington Heights, Aurora, Downers Grove, Elk Grove Village, Highland Park, Hinsdale, Joliet, Lake Forest, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Lawn, Oak Park, Schaumburg, Wheaton, Willowsbrook, and surrounding communities.

We are well-known in the waterproofing industry for serving the area for over 35 years. We have an A+ rating with the BBB, and we have also received the BBB Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics. We are one of the top Basement Systems dealers in the greater Chicago area, and we have built our solid reputation on providing outstanding customer service and exceptional products which have proven time and time again to be effective at taking care of leaky basements, settling foundations, and moisture-filled crawl spaces.

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5 Things to Do Before Finishing a Basement in Chicago

5 Things to Do Before Finishing a Basement in Chicago

Whether living in a bungalow in Lincoln Square or a split-level home in Des Plaines, many Chicago-area homeowners find that when the weather breaks, they begin to see past the dark, damp clutter of their unfinished basements to recognize the potential value of the extra space. They want to begin using that below-grade area confidently for storage, living and even entertainment purposes.
But they also know that finishing a basement is no small project.

The trick is to do a bit of prep work and avoid jumping right into the remodeling portion of the project. Here are five things you should consider doing before you finish your basement.

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Deadline for FEMA Assistance Ends Next Tuesday!

Deadline for FEMA Assistance Ends Next Tuesday!

DON’T MISS OUT! Next Tuesday, July 9, is the deadline to register for FEMA assistance. Illinoisans who were affected by the April 16 to May 5 severe weather and who have not yet registered for federal disaster assistance have only one week left to call FEMA’s toll-free registration line at 800-621-FEMA (3362) to find out if they are eligible for disaster assistance. Visit //www.fema.gov/disaster/4116 for the latest news and to find out where you can go this weekend for valuable information and assistance.  

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Perma-Seal is Hiring!

Perma-Seal is Hiring!

Perma-Seal is calling ALL LICENSED PLUMBERS, SEWER TECHNICIANS & CAMERA/ROD TECHS. Our Plumbing Department continues to grow and we can use your help. Not to be left out, we’re also in need of Sales Consultants and Installers. If you or someone you know is looking for a great employment opportunity, click here to visit our website and view a list of our current open positions. Or if you’re in the area, stop by our Downers Grove office to fill out an application.

If you want to help make the world a better place while providing for your family and your future, Perma-Seal is a great place to start.

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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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