We’ve got a complete line of professional grade products to meet all your Waterproofing requirements.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
Our Basement Waterproofing Abingdon solutions also comprise 4″ ADS, single wall HDPE perforated pipe. This flexible, lightweight renewable product is ideal for subgrade irrigation water control. The drain pipe, also known as drain is connected to a polyethylene sump basin which holds the groundwater collected and channeled to it by the ADS pipe. A cast-iron Zoeller sump pump using a 1-” PVC discharge line is installed by the 20000 Leaks team to the sump basin. For extra protection there are Zoeller backup pump choices which can be installed in precisely the same basin either centrifugal, water-powered or battery backup.
River wash gravel is placed in the drain trench to aide in water stream. Then we put in Polydrain, an air-gap tech drainage board at the cove area where the base wall meets the basement floor. This heavy duty constructed drainage matting is bent and placed the wall up and above the trench. It raises water drainage and directs intruding water because of hydrostatic pressure to the subgrade tile program. After the installation of this Polydrain that the trench is sealed using industrial grade concrete.
Interior Basement Waterproofing Abingdon solutions can also include things like wall systems. Options are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier which is tucked in the Polydrain and installed typically from floor to ceiling. It is easy to wash, 100% waterproof and doesn’t support mold, mould or bacteria development. For wall regions with higher water content, like corners, problem areas or old construction, Polydrain can be installed full wall or chest elevated. Additionally, there are commercial grade epoxy and polymeric acrylic coatings accessible.
Exterior Basement Waterproofing Abingdon Solutions
After analysis by our review team the ideal solution may be to waterproof your basement in the outside. This requires excavating the soil surrounding your base walls to the footings and installing a bituthene watertight membrane. We simply use professional grade materials with this application, Henry’s self-adhering Blueskin.
Before starting the job Ms Utility is contacted by the 20000 Leaks team to possess the excavation area marked for almost any underground utility lines. As qualified base builders you can be sure that the stability of your base is in good hands. The depth of the excavation determines exactly what heavy gear will be necessary to perform the digging.
After the base walls are excavated they are cleaned and inspected for any flaws or cracks.These are patched and mended before employing the Blue skin primer. Outside temperatures and base wall temperatures are critical in the application of the primer and self-adhering membrane. The identical day that the primer is applied the self-adhering membrane can be installed on the walls and the footers to insure an impermeable watertight barrier. Prior to backfilling the surface, the membrane ought to be protected with a durable tear resistant drainboard, so the membrane is not damaged during the process.