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How to keep moisture out of a stone century home foundation

Marco Rulez | Posted in Green Building Techniques on

Hello, I live in Ontario Canada and have a stone foundation century home. I find that in the summer there is a lot of moisture in the basement. There is nothing leaking but I need a dehumidifier running to keep the moisture down

Any idea how I can permanently solve the problem ?

Thank you !

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  1. User avatar GBA Editor
    Martin Holladay | | #1

    Marco,
    Start by reading this article: Fixing a Wet Basement.

    If you still have questions after you finish reading the article, feel free to post your questions here.

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