Basement water seepage can be an ongoing issue that becomes just an accepted fact of spring. Water from saturated ground can find its way through any crack or seam in a basement floor and foundation. It can even soak directly through concrete. If rising ground water becomes trapped, it can build "Hydro-static" pressure, resulting in cracking and heaving.
There is a multitude of suggested solutions out there; But the most reliable and time tested is an Interior Drain Tile System. If installed correctly, it can permanently prevent basement water seepage. Below is demonstrated, the various ways water can enter a basement and why certain approaches don't always work.