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The Crack Doctor is a professional fully accredited, full service basement waterproofing company able to permanently solve any problem with a wet basement, often from inside or outside, with or without digging.

For many years, our award-winning Canadian company has been helping families and businesses permanently solve their wet basement problems. The Crack Doctor has performed tens of thousands of permanent foundation waterproofing repairs across Ontario and Quebec, and history has proven that our reputation, warranty and repair solutions have stood the test of time. That’s why more people trust The Crack Doctor to care for their foundation than any other company in Canada.

Take a look at our blog posts, and keep up to date about the necessary home improvements and repairs you may need to do to ensure a safe and healthy home!

Choosing the Best Foundation Contractor

Choosing the Best Foundation Contractor

Putting in a foundation, replacing a foundation, or repairing a foundation are all expensive operations. Finding the best foundation contractor is critical if you want to ensure that you are spending your money wisely. Along with providing superior professional service, the best Ottawa foundation contractor will work with you every step of the way to […]


Addressing a Sinking Foundation

Addressing a Sinking Foundation

It may not seem like it, but the earth below you is moving. Granted, it is moving very slowly and most of us don’t notice. However, while we may not notice, our houses certainly do. Movement in the soil over time can cause foundations to become lopsided or sink, adding major issues to the integrity […]


Why Exterior Waterproofing is The Best Defence for Your Mississauga Home

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Even if your home was built by the finest tradespeople and craftsmen around, using the latest and greatest construction materials and practices, the truth of the matter is that homeowners are always going to have to put thought into preventing, addressing, and repairing the “wear and tear” that Mother Nature can do to a home. […]


Foundation Waterproofing in Mississauga: Step-by-Step

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  If you are committed to waterproofing your foundation from the outside in (universally regarded as the most effective way to waterproof your foundation) you’ll want to make sure that you are working with top-tier experts that can provide you with results you can count on for years to come. Make sure that your foundation […]


What Are the Most Common Causes of Exterior Leaks in Mississauga Homes?

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Seasoned homeowners understand that they are at the mercy of Mother Nature – sometimes nature has its own plans in store. A homeowner’s best defence is to protect themselves against anything foreseeable, and take the necessary steps to resolve any damages Mother Nature may cause. Storms, heat and cold, climate change, wind, and a whole […]


5 Creative Uses for Your Finished Basement in Mississauga

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Finishing your basement space is a great way to leverage unutilized (or underutilized) livable square footage that would have otherwise gone to waste. Some people will move in old furniture, maybe an old television, and turn the basement into a causal hangout. However, often the basement returns to a state of storage despite our attempts […]


What is an Exterior Weeping Tile System?

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If you have suffered through a basement flood in your home in Mississauga, or feel weary about the structural integrity of your home each time a downpour occurs, an exterior weeping tile system could help strengthen your foundation and give you peace of mind. Here’s how it can benefit your home. What is an Exterior […]


What’s the Difference Between Foundation Problems and Settling?

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Purchasing a home is a major investment. That’s why it’s imperative to ensure your Mississauga home is structurally sound and solid so that you can avoid any surprises down the road. The structural integrity is quite literally the foundation of your home, generally comprised of concrete and steel. Over time, the wear and tear from […]


The Most Common Signs of Foundation Cracks in Mississauga

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If your home base is in the city of Mississauga and you’re starting to notice some cracks creeping up your walls, it could be time to have them addressed. Here is a list of the most common signs for cracks in your foundation that should never go unnoticed. Cracks in exterior or interior brick. If […]


Is Your Mississauga Sump Pump Working Right?

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If you’re using a sump pump within your home in Mississauga to protect your basement from the elements and keep it nice and dry – it’s always important to maintain that pump and ensure it’s working correctly. But like any other system in your home, it too can fail. So here are a few signs […]


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