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Does Your Home Insurance Cover a Flooded Basement?   Water damage ranks among the most common and costly sources of home insurance claims. But whether your home insurance covers a flooded basement...

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

Are foundation repairs covered by home insurance?   The foundation of your home supports the structure, so when something goes wrong with the foundation, things can go very wrong with your entire...

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Record-breaking 2019 rainfall totals are causing troubles for homeowners. From wet basements to foundation problems, these rain totals are causing an impact. If a wet basement or foundation damage is...

Record-breaking 2019 rainfall totals are causing troubles for homeowners. From wet basements to foundation problems, these rain totals are causing an impact. If a wet basement or foundation damage is...

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019


The Great Plains Food Bank is the largest hunger-relief provider and only food bank in the state of North Dakota.  They provide food for over 11 million meals annually, for...

The Great Plains Food Bank is the largest hunger-relief provider and only food bank in the state of North Dakota.  They provide food for over 11 million meals annually, for...

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018



Being a part of the Innovative family means more than simply showing up every day and providing exceptional customer service. It requires having a deep admiration & respect for our...

Being a part of the Innovative family means more than simply showing up every day and providing exceptional customer service. It requires having a deep admiration & respect for our...

Friday, November 9th, 2018

School is back in full swing and the days are getting shorter and colder, this means one thing…winter is on its way.  While schedules can be hectic, now is the time...

School is back in full swing and the days are getting shorter and colder, this means one thing…winter is on its way.  While schedules can be hectic, now is the time...

Friday, October 26th, 2018



Nothing portrays musty odors better than this clip from Sponge Bob! On a more serious note, please take a few minutes to read & learn more about how to protect your home...

Nothing portrays musty odors better than this clip from Sponge Bob! On a more serious note, please take a few minutes to read & learn more about how to protect your home...

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018



Coming home or waking up to standing water in your basement is a homeowner’s worst nightmare.  There is nothing quite as damaging as standing water. In fact, according to the Federal...

Coming home or waking up to standing water in your basement is a homeowner’s worst nightmare.  There is nothing quite as damaging as standing water. In fact, according to the Federal...

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Do you have settling or sinking concrete in or around your home, business or farmstead? If so, PolyRenewal foam injection may offer the solution you have been looking for. PolyRenewal takes...

Tuesday, September 18th, 2018


Whatever your home is telling you - you better pay attention. Life is busy, but ignoring these problems for another year is not the answer.  So, where do you begin?  
The...

Whatever your home is telling you - you better pay attention. Life is busy, but ignoring these problems for another year is not the answer.  So, where do you begin?   The...

Monday, August 20th, 2018



While many people regard spring as prime pollen season, one type of pollen wreaks havoc in the late summer and fall. Ragweed pollen usually reaches peak levels in mid-September; this...

While many people regard spring as prime pollen season, one type of pollen wreaks havoc in the late summer and fall. Ragweed pollen usually reaches peak levels in mid-September; this...

Monday, August 6th, 2018



When soil layers are unable to bear the weight of your home on top of them,  foundations can begin to sink and settle into the earth.

When this happens, homes can...

When soil layers are unable to bear the weight of your home on top of them,  foundations can begin to sink and settle into the earth. When this happens, homes can...

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018



A flooded basement is a disaster no homeowner should have to face, but when it happens, it’s important to respond in a safe, sensible way. The best route back to...

A flooded basement is a disaster no homeowner should have to face, but when it happens, it’s important to respond in a safe, sensible way. The best route back to...

Monday, June 18th, 2018



Water or moisture in basements comes from two sources: indoor humidity that condenses on cold surfaces, much like water droplets form on a cold drink on a humid day. The...

Water or moisture in basements comes from two sources: indoor humidity that condenses on cold surfaces, much like water droplets form on a cold drink on a humid day. The...

Monday, June 4th, 2018

A little water in the basement shouldn’t be something to worry about, right?  Unfortunately, that just isn't true. Basement leaks and moisture lead to various health concerns in the home....

A little water in the basement shouldn’t be something to worry about, right?  Unfortunately, that just isn't true. Basement leaks and moisture lead to various health concerns in the home....

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018



Our dehumidifier is compact, yet extremely powerful.  It can be installed in either a crawlspace or a basement. It compliments your waterproofing or crawlspace encapsulation system to keep your home...

Our dehumidifier is compact, yet extremely powerful.  It can be installed in either a crawlspace or a basement. It compliments your waterproofing or crawlspace encapsulation system to keep your home...

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018


Here at TEAM Innovative, we LOVE referrals! Why? Because we never want you to lose that feeling of coming home.

We want to get the word out that we are the...

Here at TEAM Innovative, we LOVE referrals! Why? Because we never want you to lose that feeling of coming home. We want to get the word out that we are the...

Friday, May 4th, 2018


After a long period of drought, the rain is bound to arrive. Heavy amounts of rain pose a threat to your basement or crawl space at any time, but symptoms...

After a long period of drought, the rain is bound to arrive. Heavy amounts of rain pose a threat to your basement or crawl space at any time, but symptoms...

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018



If you find your basement belongings submerged under a foot of water, don’t panic — You’ve got this! And we can help with a few guidelines to keep you safe...

If you find your basement belongings submerged under a foot of water, don’t panic — You’ve got this! And we can help with a few guidelines to keep you safe...

Friday, March 23rd, 2018



Innovative Basement Authority is proud to announce we've expanded our service area to include all of Saint Louis County in Minnesota!  We are excited to serve communities from Alborn to...

Innovative Basement Authority is proud to announce we've expanded our service area to include all of Saint Louis County in Minnesota!  We are excited to serve communities from Alborn to...

Friday, July 7th, 2017



 

Mold
One of the biggest contributors to allergy and asthma symptoms is mold. Mold spores travel through the air and can trigger or increase the severity of allergy symptoms.

Mold can only survive...

  Mold One of the biggest contributors to allergy and asthma symptoms is mold. Mold spores travel through the air and can trigger or increase the severity of allergy symptoms. Mold can only survive...

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017


 
Fiberglass Insulation
One of the most common DIY fixes we’ll see is when homeowners jam fiberglass insulation between the joists beneath their flooring in an attempt to block out the cold....

  Fiberglass Insulation One of the most common DIY fixes we’ll see is when homeowners jam fiberglass insulation between the joists beneath their flooring in an attempt to block out the cold....

Friday, May 5th, 2017



Why Does Outdoor Concrete Sink?

Concrete is heavy! When the soils underneath a concrete slab are unable to support its weight, the slab will sink.

If part of the concrete slab is...

Why Does Outdoor Concrete Sink? Concrete is heavy! When the soils underneath a concrete slab are unable to support its weight, the slab will sink. If part of the concrete slab is...

Thursday, April 27th, 2017



Today's weather brought me to write this blog.  We've had rain (and now ice, sleet and snow), which of course leads to green grass - a good thing, right?   But...

Today's weather brought me to write this blog.  We've had rain (and now ice, sleet and snow), which of course leads to green grass - a good thing, right?   But...

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017



Our dehumidifier is here!  As our customer, you have exclusive access to the smallest, lightest and most ENERGY EFFICIENT basement and crawl space dehumidifier in the world!

Call the TEAM to...

Our dehumidifier is here!  As our customer, you have exclusive access to the smallest, lightest and most ENERGY EFFICIENT basement and crawl space dehumidifier in the world! Call the TEAM to...

Thursday, April 20th, 2017


Whether taking part in the leadership academy, the golf outing, pant tour, stormwater tour, or any of the many sessions, keynotes or exhibitor hall - attendance at the CSWEA's annual...

Whether taking part in the leadership academy, the golf outing, pant tour, stormwater tour, or any of the many sessions, keynotes or exhibitor hall - attendance at the CSWEA's annual...

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

The first known cellar drainage attempts date back to the 1800s.  During that time the United States was even more of an agricultural society, where cellars were used to keep food...

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017


Its home show season! Find our booth at these shows and sign up for a free estimate on site. 
Red River Valley's Sportsman Show
March 2nd - 5th
THURSDAY……..5 pm – 9 pmFRIDAY…………12...

Its home show season! Find our booth at these shows and sign up for a free estimate on site.  Red River Valley's Sportsman Show March 2nd - 5th THURSDAY……..5 pm – 9 pmFRIDAY…………12...

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

Are you ready for the thawing ground, melting snow and rising temps? Although these all sound great, they might not be so great for your basement. Spring showers are right...

Monday, February 27th, 2017



One of the greatest feeling of living in the Mid-West is when spring hits and the air starts warming up, the snow begins to melt and grass begins to green....

One of the greatest feeling of living in the Mid-West is when spring hits and the air starts warming up, the snow begins to melt and grass begins to green....

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Happy New Year from TEAM Innovative Basement Authority!
Our offices will be closed Monday January 2, 2017.
...

Happy New Year from TEAM Innovative Basement Authority! Our offices will be closed Monday January 2, 2017. ...

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Innovative Basement Authority Home & Trade Show January 2017 Schedule January 10-11, 2017 - Winter Ag & Construction Expo - Jamestown Civic Center January 12-15, 2017 - MN Sportsmen's Boat, Camping, &...

Thursday, December 29th, 2016

The worst parts about owning a home are the parts you can’t control.  For example, how the changing of the seasons can affect your home’s foundation – which we all...

The worst parts about owning a home are the parts you can’t control.  For example, how the changing of the seasons can affect your home’s foundation – which we all...

Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Decemeber 23rd: 8am to Noon
December 26th: CLOSED 
We will resume normal busniess hours Tuesday, December 27th!
 
Have a fun and safe weekend!!!
 

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Decemeber 23rd: 8am to Noon December 26th: CLOSED  We will resume normal busniess hours Tuesday, December 27th!   Have a fun and safe weekend!!!    ...

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

The best way to spread Christmas cheer is to… wear “ugly” Christmas sweaters and take pictures of our amazing TEAM! Merry Christmas from TEAM Innovative. We hope everyone has a...

The best way to spread Christmas cheer is to… wear “ugly” Christmas sweaters and take pictures of our amazing TEAM! Merry Christmas from TEAM Innovative. We hope everyone has a...

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016



Do you have your goals set for 2017? Do those goals include home improvements? Ring in the New Year with Innovative for your home improvement project.

There’s no better time to...

Do you have your goals set for 2017? Do those goals include home improvements? Ring in the New Year with Innovative for your home improvement project. There’s no better time to...

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Did you know Innovative is on multiple social media networks? Connecting with us is a great way to get educated about common basement, foundation and home issues and their solutions....

Did you know Innovative is on multiple social media networks? Connecting with us is a great way to get educated about common basement, foundation and home issues and their solutions....

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016


Innovative would like to wish everyone a safe and Happy Thanksgiving. We are thankful for all of the dedicated employees on our TEAM and all the memories made throughout the...

Innovative would like to wish everyone a safe and Happy Thanksgiving. We are thankful for all of the dedicated employees on our TEAM and all the memories made throughout the...

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Fixing foundation walls in the winter? No way! Foundation damage is no joke and should be addressed as soon as symptoms are noticed. Whether your walls are cracking, bowing or shifting...

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

When foundation walls are bowing, buckling, or moving inward it can be quite frightening! Your foundation walls can move inward for any of the following reasons, hydrostatic pressure, expansive clay soil,...

When foundation walls are bowing, buckling, or moving inward it can be quite frightening! Your foundation walls can move inward for any of the following reasons, hydrostatic pressure, expansive clay soil,...

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Have a safe and Happy Halloween from all of us at Innovative Basement Authority!!!!
 
 
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Have a safe and Happy Halloween from all of us at Innovative Basement Authority!!!!      ...

Monday, October 31st, 2016

It's home show season and what better way to spend it than with us! Come visit us at the following shows to learn about our company and the services we...

Monday, October 31st, 2016

More and more often we are thinking of ways to save energy and money. One thing we don’t think about is the source to our energy wasting. We all leave...

More and more often we are thinking of ways to save energy and money. One thing we don’t think about is the source to our energy wasting. We all leave...

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

When a homeowner in Big Lake, MN. was tired of high energy bills and losing living and storage space in the cold winter months, he knew he had to do...

When a homeowner in Big Lake, MN. was tired of high energy bills and losing living and storage space in the cold winter months, he knew he had to do...

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Something I like to do in my spare time is look for DIY projects. When looking for a new project to begin, I came across a site for DIY foundation...

Something I like to do in my spare time is look for DIY projects. When looking for a new project to begin, I came across a site for DIY foundation...

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

When your homes foundation walls begin to cave it it's important that you fix it right away before it becomes a safety issue. Lee from Annandale, MN called Innovative Basement...

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Making the decision to begin a home improvement project can be difficult. There are many things to take into consideration, such as, what company is right for the job and...

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Walking on a cold floor is something everyone wants to avoid especially during those cold months. No matter what you choose for flooring it's important that you install a basement...

Walking on a cold floor is something everyone wants to avoid especially during those cold months. No matter what you choose for flooring it's important that you install a basement...

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

With fall here and winter weather right around the corner, it's important to make sure your home is winter ready. At Innovative Basement Authority we have the the products and...

With fall here and winter weather right around the corner, it's important to make sure your home is winter ready. At Innovative Basement Authority we have the the products and...

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

The Legacy Children's Foundation is a 501(C) nonprofit that was founded in 2011 by Jeff and Mary Jean Dehne. They credit their strong beliefs in education and faith to the upbringing their...

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

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Innovative Basement Authority
1330 41st St. N
Fargo, ND 58102
320-626-0002


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Rush City, MN 55069
320-523-0001


Innovative Basement Authority
760 East Pearl Street
Kasota, MN 56050
320-591-3111
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