Interior Basement Waterproofing Systems
We’ve got a complete line of professional grade products to fulfill all of your Waterproofing needs.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
This flexible, lightweight renewable merchandise is ideal for subgrade irrigation water control. The drain pipe, also known as drain is joined to a polyethylene sump basin that holds the groundwater collected and channeled to it by the ADS pipe. For additional protection there are Zoeller backup pump options that can be installed into the exact same basin either centrifugal, water-powered or battery backup.
River wash gravel is put in the drain line trench to aide in water stream. We then put in Polydrain, an air-gap technology drainage board in the cove place where the base wall meets the cellar floor. This heavy duty constructed drainage matting is bent and put the wall up and above the trench. It raises water drainage and directs intruding water due to hydrostatic pressure into the subgrade tile system. After the installation of this Polydrain that the trench is sealed using industrial grade concrete.
Interior Basement Waterproofing Bel Air solutions can also include things like wall systems. Options are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier that’s tucked into the Polydrain and set up typically from floor to ceiling. For a cleaner appearance and for walls using a high moisture content Polywall, an extruded resin sheet can be set up. It is not difficult to clean, 100% waterproof and doesn’t support mold, mildew or bacteria growth. For wall regions with higher water content, like corners, problem areas or old structure, Polydrain can be set up complete wall or chest elevated.
Exterior Basement Waterproofing Solutions
After evaluation by our inspection team the ideal solution is to waterproof your basement in the outside. This requires excavating the soil surrounding your base walls into 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 project Ms Utility is contacted by the 20000 Leaks team to have the excavation place marked for almost any underground utility lines. As qualified base builders you can rest assured that the stability of your base is in good hands. The thickness of the excavation determines what heavy gear will be essential to perform the digging.
After the base walls are excavated they are cleaned and inspected for any defects or cracks.These are patched and repaired before employing the Blue skin primer. Outside temperatures and base 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 watertight barrier. Before backfilling the area, the membrane ought to be shielded with a durable tear resistant drainboard, so the membrane is not damaged during the process. After the area is backfilled, the soil is then tamped by the 20000 Leaks staff to firm the loose soil around the house ‘s base.