Wet Basement Repair: Curing a Wet Basement

The answer may be a dry well

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Cordless drill
  • Level
  • Jigsaw
  • Spade

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Catch basin
  • 4-in. drainage pipe
  • Sump liner and cap
  • Fabric sock
  • Landscape fabric
  • Crushed gravel