Your home is suppose to be a sanctuary for your family but there could be mold forming in the basement due to a build up of water. When there is excess moisture in the basement the wood could develop mildew which has been linked to Asthma attacks,Bronchitis and a host of other medical conditions. To mitigate the risks of having water in your basement you should look for help, there are firms that specialize in this just look for basement waterproofing Columbus. Schedule an appointment with these firms, they will come over to your home and show you potential trouble spots where water can seep into your home. By preventing the water from entering now you are ensuring the structural stability of your home for years to come.