Basement Egress Windows

It’s not just for letting light in and making the basement look nice… it’s for safety and the law!

Why Choose Us?


Trained & Certified

An educated and productive team means your project is completed right the first time and on schedule.

We Protect Your Home

H.E.P.A. filtration, negative air machines, and dust barriers
are just few methods we use to isolate the mess to the project area.


Attention to Detail

Our process is meticulous.
We do things that others won’t. These details can make or break your waterproofing system.

Egress Windows

The Benefits of Egress Windows:

The benefits of egress windows are numerous. Installing them over your existing basement windows comes with many benefits and very few drawbacks. In fact, egress windows add value to your home the minute construction is complete.

Egress windows allow natural light to flood into your basement, turning an otherwise dark room into a well-lit and functional area, perfect for later renovations. Additionally, for finished basements, an egress window makes for a great addition to an already fantastic space.

Egress windows also address a home’s safety concerns by installing a route of escape in the case of fire. An installed egress window in every room in the basement ensures that every person in the home has access to a safe exit at all times.

If you are interested in adding value to your home, an egress window is your call to arms. Not only does it add value in the event of a home sale, tit also stands a good chance of increasing your home’s square footage. By adding an extra bedroom with an egress window in your basement, you could recover up to 20-percent of your cost of installation.

If you want the very best in egress windows, call The Ohio Basement Company. Egress windows will make your home safer, bring in light, and even save you money on power bills. The Ohio Basement Company will have your home up to code in no time and the benefits are endless!

Our Mission

We believe that a safe and healthy home starts with a solid foundation! Our team strives to design, build, and maintain basement repair systems that make a healthy living environment possible. The pursuit of constant improvement results in innovative and cost effective solutions that continue to exceed our customers expectations.

The Ohio Basement Company will stop at nothing to ensure that your basement or foundation issues are resolved quickly, completely, and at a reasonable price. We’re dedicated to protecting our clients’ families, home, and assets. That’s why we use the safest and most effective methods of solving your basement and foundation issues.

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(330) 217-2246


From basement water problems to structural foundation issues, there’s a lot to take in. Here are just a few of the most frequently asked questions we get everyday.
Should I do interior or exterior waterproofing?
Depending on your goals, foundation type, and budget, each option for controlling basement water has its pros and cons. Exterior waterproofing will likely cost more due to excavation, material cost, and replacing everything that surrounds your home like a driveway, sidewalk, deck, or landscaping. On the other hand, interior basement waterproofing or water control can be a cost-effective solution to a dry basement. This method does requires any finished area of the basement to be removed before installation. There may be some appliances and utilities to be moved out of the way as well. The Ohio Basement Company can accomplish a dry living space with all methods of water control.
Why should I fix a small crack in my foundation wall?
Many factors can be at play when you notice cracking walls and floors. Cracks in your foundation wall and basement floor are likely the symptoms of on-going water issues. These problems are caused by subsoil erosion under your foundation, excessive hydro-static pressure, and lateral earth pressure. With the progressive nature of these water issues, we recommend fixing minor issues when possible, before it becomes an expensive structural repair in the future.
How is it basement waterproofing if you are letting the water in?
Over the years our industry has adopted common terms to describe the different methods of getting a basement dry. It has become easier to explain what we do when its described as “basement waterproofing”. Technically, basement or foundation waterproofing is done from the exterior of the home. Over time, interior drainage systems or water mitigation systems have adopted the same name for simplicity. Both methods can result in a dry and healthy living space when properly applied.
What’s a battery backup sump pump system?
Battery backup pumps are an important part of your basement waterproofing system. During heavy thunderstorms, there is always a chance that your power may temporarily go out. With an active sump pump, the excess ground water and run-off from the storm can fill up the waterproofing system and begin to appear on the basement floor. Basement flooding can occur and damage you belongings. Our battery backup systems can pump up to 13,000 gallons while the power is out. Battery backups give you piece of mind when outages occur.
Does basement waterproofing paint work?
Paint products that are marketed as “waterproof” are not going to stop the accumulation of water inside of your basement. They may temporarily stop water vapor transfer through walls but eventually break down after concealing a problem that could have otherwise been solved without it. Masonry paint products can be a great addition to your walls after the proper system to mange ground water has been installed.

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