Internal drainage system (Internal waterproofing)

Internal drainage system (Internal waterproofing)

Foundation interior drainage systems are one of the most important aspects of residential construction. Because these systems are buried and cannot be easily modified or corrected, it is vitally important that they are installed correctly. Foundation drainage systems, which are installed properly, can serve a dual role. Foundation drain tile system

Water Leaks

Water damage caused by leaks can be very costly to any home. Apart from the financial expense due to the repairs, there are also the added effects of your family’s health and the inconvenience that maybe experienced. Water leaks can come from many different sources, both from inside and outside your walls. Some of these […]

Underpinning

In construction, underpinning is the process of strengthening and stabilizing the foundation of an existing building or other structure, or most commonly done for the purpose of basement lowering thereby creating additional height. Creating basement space under existing structure also requires underpinning after excavation. Basement foundation unde

Basement Flood Problems

Basement flood problems generally take one of three forms: Capillary action – when groundwater comes up through the foundation and slab. This type of basement flood generally occurs when the groundwater table is higher than the basement floor and foundation, and can be somewhat offset by use of a sump pump. Leakage or intrusion – […]

Basement Waterproofing Tips

Today, homes are built with professional wet basement waterproofing or foundation waterproofing installed by reputable wet basement contractors. But if you own a home that is over 30 years old, it’s important to know how to prevent a wet basement. If your home is not fully protected from water leakage, you can be in for […]