Because basements are located underground, it is always prone to flooding. Whether your home is new or old, there will always be a possibility of a basement water problem so it is important to constantly inspect the basement for any signs of water leakage or seepage. When your basement gets flooded, there will not only be costly repairs required, especially if your basement is finished, but there will be health concerns and the risk of electrocution.
There are many reasons why your basement can get flooded, even if your home is new.
Hopefully, these suggestions will give you an idea as to why there is a water problem in your basement.