Interior Waterproofing Basement Clarksville Systems
We’ve got a comprehensive line of professional grade products to fulfill all your Waterproofing needs.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
This flexible, lightweight sustainable merchandise is excellent for subgrade irrigation water management. The drain tube, also called drain is connected 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 in 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. Then we install Polydrain, an air-gap technology drainage board at the cove area in which the base wall meets the cellar floor. This heavy duty built drainage matting is bent and put the wall up and above the trench. It raises water drainage and leads intruding water due to hydrostatic pressure to the subgrade tile program. Following the installation of this Polydrain the trench is sealed with industrial grade concrete.
Interior Waterproofing Basement Clarksville solutions can also include wall systems. Options are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier that’s tucked in the Polydrain and set up normally from floor to ceiling. It’s easy to wash, 100% waterproof and does not support mold, mould or bacteria development. For wall areas with higher water content, such as corners, problem areas or older structure, Polydrain can be set up full wall or chest elevated.
Exterior Waterproofing Basement Clarksville Solutions
After evaluation by our inspection team the best solution may be 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. We only use professional grade materials for this application, Henry’s self-adhering Blueskin.
Before beginning the project Ms Utility is contacted by the 20000 Leaks group to have the excavation area marked for any underground utility lines. As qualified base builders you can be sure the stability of your base is in great hands. The depth of the excavation determines what heavy equipment will be essential to execute the digging.
Following 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 the primer is implemented the self-adhering membrane is also set up on the walls and the footers to guarantee an impermeable watertight barrier. Prior to backfilling the surface, the membrane ought to be protected with a durable tear resistant drainboard, so the membrane is not damaged during the process. Following the area is backfilled, the soil is then tamped by the 20000 Leaks team to business the loose soil around the house ‘s base.