Interior Basement Waterproofing Anne Arundel County Systems
We’ve got a complete line of professional grade products to meet all of your Waterproofing requirements.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
This flexible, lightweight renewable merchandise is excellent for subgrade irrigation water control. The drain tube, also called drain is joined to a polyethylene sump basin which holds the groundwater collected and channeled to it by the ADS pipe. A cast-iron Zoeller sump pump with a 1-” PVC discharge line is set up by the 20000 Leaks team to the sump basin. For extra protection you will find Zoeller backup pump choices which may be installed in precisely the exact same basin either centrifugal, water-powered or battery backup.
River wash gravel is put in the drain trench to aide in water flow. We then put in Polydrain, an air-gap technology drainage board in the cove place in which the foundation wall meets the cellar floor. This heavy duty built drainage matting is bent and put up the wall and over the trench. It increases water drainage and leads intruding water because of hydrostatic pressure to the subgrade tile system. Following the installation of this Polydrain that the trench is sealed with industrial grade concrete.
Interior Basement Waterproofing Anne Arundel County solutions may also include wall systems. Alternatives are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier which is tucked in the Polydrain and set up normally from floor to ceiling. For a cleaner appearance and for walls with a high moisture content Polywall, an extruded resin sheet can be set up. It’s not difficult to clean, 100% waterproof and doesn’t support mold, mildew or bacteria development. For wall areas with higher water content, such as corners, problem areas or older construction, Polydrain may be set up full wall or chest elevated.
Exterior Basement Waterproofing Anne Arundel County Solutions
After evaluation by our review team the best solution may be to waterproof your basement in the outside. This requires excavating the soil surrounding your foundation walls into the footings and installing a bituthene waterproof membrane. Again, we simply use professional grade stuff for this application, Henry’s self-adhering Blueskin.
Before beginning the job Ms Utility is contacted by the 20000 Leaks team to have the excavation place marked for any underground utility lines. As qualified foundation builders you may be sure that the stability of your foundation is in great hands. The depth of the excavation determines exactly what heavy equipment will be necessary to execute the digging.
Following the foundation walls are excavated they’re cleaned and inspected for any flaws or cracks.These are patched and mended before employing the Blue skincare primer. Outside temperatures and foundation wall temperatures are critical in the use of the primer and self-adhering membrane. The identical day that the primer is implemented the self-adhering membrane is also set up on the walls and the footers to insure an impermeable waterproof barrier. Before backfilling the area, the membrane should be shielded with a durable tear resistant drainboard, so the membrane isn’t damaged during the process.