How to Fix Basement Leak: DIY Basement Wall Crack Repair that Even Novices Can Do Painting with a sealant like DryLok can help keep some of the weeping and seepage out of your basement. Dryer basements mean less mold and less damage to furnishings.
Wet Basement Repair: Curing a Wet Basement: The answer may be a dry well! If your basement is wet and your lawn is too flat or has too much clay to drain, you may need to direct your gutters into a dry well. Learn how to install one properly in this article.
Wahoo Walls is a basement finishing paneling system. It is water and fire resistant, supposedly has an insulation value of R13, and takes care of 4 of the most brutal steps of DIY basement finishing (framing, insulation, drywall hanging and mudding) in one step. It's paintable and doesn't have the ugly seams that many basement finishing systems do.