Interior Basement Waterproofing Systems
We’ve got a comprehensive line of professional grade products to meet all your Waterproofing requirements.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
This flexible, lightweight sustainable merchandise is excellent for subgrade irrigation water control. The drain tube, also known as drain is connected to a polyethylene sump basin that holds the groundwater collected and channeled to it from the ADS pipe. For extra protection you will find Zoeller backup pump choices that can be installed into precisely the exact same basin either centrifugal, water-powered or battery backup.
River wash gravel is placed in the drain line trench to aide in water stream. We then install Polydrain, an air-gap tech drainage board at the cove area in which the base wall meets the cellar floor. This heavy duty built drainage matting is bent and placed the wall up and above the trench. It increases water drainage and leads intruding water because of hydrostatic pressure into the subgrade tile system. Following the installation of this Polydrain the trench is sealed with industrial grade concrete.
Interior Basement Waterproofing Vienna solutions can also include wall systems. Options are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier which is tucked into the Polydrain and installed typically from floor to ceiling. It’s easy to clean, 100% waterproof and does not support mold, mildew or bacteria growth. For wall regions with higher water content, like corners, problem areas or older construction, Polydrain can be installed complete wall or chest high.
After analysis by our review team the ideal solution is to waterproof your basement from the exterior. This requires excavating the soil surrounding your base walls into the footings and installing a bituthene watertight membrane. Again, we only use professional grade materials for this particular application, Henry’s self-adhering Blueskin.
Before beginning the project Ms Utility is contacted from the 20000 Leaks team to have the excavation area marked for almost any underground utility lines. As qualified base builders you can be sure the stability of your base is in good hands. The thickness of the excavation determines what heavy equipment will be necessary to perform the digging.
Following the base walls are excavated they’re cleaned and inspected for any defects or cracks.These are patched and mended before employing the Blue skin primer. Outside temperatures and base wall temperatures are crucial in the use of both the primer and self-adhering membrane. The same day the primer is implemented the self-adhering membrane is also installed on the walls and the footers to insure an impermeable watertight barrier. Prior to backfilling the area, the membrane ought to be shielded with a durable tear resistant drainboard, so the membrane isn’t damaged during the procedure. Following the area is backfilled, the soil is then tamped from the 20000 Leaks staff to firm the loose soil around the house ‘s base.