Interior Basement Waterproofing Systems
We’ve got a complete line of professional grade products to meet all of your Waterproofing needs.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
This flexible, lightweight sustainable merchandise is ideal for subgrade irrigation water management. The drain tube, also called drain tile is joined 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 options that can 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 stream. We then install Polydrain, an air-gap tech drainage board at the cove place in which the base wall meets the cellar floor. This heavy duty constructed drainage matting is bent and put up the wall and over the trench. It raises water and directs intruding water because of hydrostatic pressure into the subgrade tile system. After the installation of the Polydrain the trench is sealed with industrial grade concrete.
Interior Montgomery County Basement Waterproofing 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 look and for walls with a high moisture content Polywall, an extruded resin sheet can be set up. It’s not difficult to wash, 100% waterproof and does not support mold, mould or bacteria growth. For wall areas with higher water content, like corners, problem areas or older construction, Polydrain can be set up full wall or chest high.
Exterior Basement Waterproofing Solutions
After evaluation by our review team the best solution is to waterproof your basement from the outside. This requires excavating the soil surrounding your base walls into the footings and installing a bituthene waterproof membrane. We simply use professional grade materials for this application, Henry’s self-adhering Blueskin.
Before starting the project Ms Utility is contacted from the 20000 Leaks group to have the excavation place marked for almost any underground utility lines. As qualified base builders you can rest assured the stability of your base is in great hands. The depth of the excavation determines what heavy gear will be necessary to execute the digging.
After the base walls have been excavated they’re cleaned and inspected for any flaws or cracks.These are patched and repaired before employing the Blue skin primer. Outside temperatures and base wall temperatures are critical in the application of both the primer and self-adhering membrane. The identical day the primer is applied the self-adhering membrane is also set up on the walls and the footers to guarantee an impermeable waterproof barrier. Prior to backfilling the area, the membrane ought to be protected 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 from the 20000 Leaks team to firm the loose soil around the house ‘s base.