It doesn’t take much for what seems to be a minor leak to start wreaking havoc on your basement walls, floors or foundation. Sometimes, restoring your basement to its pre- damage condition is not enough to ensure your basement is prepared to withstand the elements over time. Our experienced professionals can help you understand your space’s capacity to drain water and how it can be equipped to evade water damage. They may recommend a basement waterproofing solution such as an interior system or vapor barrier depending on your basement’s needs. Call us to get your basement waterproofing solution underway before water seeps in first.
Despite how it may sound, installing an interior waterproofing system is not only quick and minimally invasive it is also a highly effective interior waterproofing solution. Otherwise known as a French Drain, this system consists of a channel below your basement concrete slab that runs excess water towards a sump pump. This pump automatically pumps the water up and away from your home. The system is fitted below the floor to provide an aesthetic finish and can be completed in just a day or two. Our professionals are proud to offer the best in service and products with Grip-Tite’s line of premier waterproofing supplies.
This option is not used to prevent water from entering the basement, but yet as a backup for when there is an uncontrollable heavy precipitation in your area. It diverts the water that has entered the basement by collecting in a catch basin and then it’s pumped back outside away from your homes foundation.
It’s likely your home or commercial space was not constructed with a vapor barrier- one of the most effective waterproofing solutions for your crawlspace. A vapor barrier is a thin layer of impermeable material, such as Grip-Tite Flexi-Seal sheeting installed to prevent moisture from damaging the building. Our professionals work with Grip-Tite products, meaning they offer expertise and industry leading materials for your interior and exterior solution needs. A vapor barrier could be an effective, long term solution for your basement to withstand water leakage, damage, and flooding. Ask our professionals about the benefits of encapsulating your basement today!