Interior Basement Waterproofing Clarksville Systems
We have a complete line of professional grade products to meet all your Waterproofing needs.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
Our Basement Waterproofing Clarksville options also include 4″ ADS, single wall HDPE perforated pipe. This flexible, lightweight sustainable product is ideal for subgrade irrigation water control. The drain tube, also called drain is joined to a polyethylene sump basin that holds the groundwater collected and channeled to it from the ADS pipe. For additional protection you will find Zoeller backup pump choices that may be installed into 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. Then we install Polydrain, an air-gap technology drainage board in the cove place where the foundation wall meets the basement floor. This heavy duty constructed drainage matting is bent and put up the wall and over the trench. It raises water drainage and leads intruding water due to hydrostatic pressure into the subgrade tile program. After the installation of this Polydrain that the trench is sealed using industrial grade concrete.
Interior Basement Waterproofing Clarksville solutions may also include things like wall systems. Options are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier which is tucked into the Polydrain and set up typically from floor to ceiling. It is easy to wash, 100% waterproof and does not support mold, mildew or bacteria growth. For wall areas with higher water content, such as corners, problem areas or older construction, Polydrain may be set up full wall or chest high. Additionally, there are commercial grade epoxy and polymeric acrylic coatings accessible.
Exterior Basement Waterproofing Clarksville Solutions
After analysis by our inspection team the best solution is to waterproof your basement in the exterior. This necessitates excavating the soil surrounding your foundation walls into the footings and installing a bituthene waterproof membrane. Again, we only use professional grade stuff with this application, Henry’s self-adhering Blueskin.
Before beginning the job Ms Utility is contacted from the 20000 Leaks group 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 thickness of the excavation determines what heavy equipment will be essential to execute the digging.
After the foundation walls are excavated they are cleaned and inspected for any flaws or cracks.These are patched and repaired before applying the Blue skincare primer. Outside temperatures and foundation wall temperatures are critical in the use of both the primer and self-adhering membrane. The identical day that the primer is applied the self-adhering membrane is also set up on the walls and the footers to guarantee an impermeable waterproof barrier. Before backfilling the area, the membrane ought to be shielded with a durable tear resistant drainboard, so the membrane isn’t damaged during the process.