Interior Waterproofing Basement Edgewater Systems
We have a comprehensive line of professional grade products to meet all of your Waterproofing needs.
- Surface Preparation
- Waterproofing Membrane
- Drainage Board
- Protection Board
Our Waterproofing Basement Edgewater solutions also comprise 4″ ADS, single wall HDPE perforated pipe. This flexible, lightweight renewable product is excellent for subgrade irrigation water control. The drain pipe, also called drain tile is joined to a polyethylene sump basin which holds the groundwater collected and channeled to it from the ADS pipe. For extra protection there are Zoeller backup pump options which can be installed into precisely the exact same basin either centrifugal, water-powered or battery backup.
River wash gravel is placed in the drain trench to aide in water stream. Then we install Polydrain, an air-gap tech drainage board at the cove place where the foundation wall meets the basement floor. This heavy duty constructed drainage matting is bent and placed the wall up and above the trench. It increases water and directs intruding water due to hydrostatic pressure into the subgrade tile system. Following the installation of the Polydrain the trench is sealed with industrial grade concrete.
Interior Waterproofing Basement Edgewater solutions can also include wall systems. Options are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier that’s tucked into the Polydrain and set up normally from floor to ceiling. It’s easy to wash, 100% waterproof and does not support mold, mildew or bacteria development. For wall regions with high water content, such as corners, problem areas or older construction, Polydrain can be set up complete wall or chest high. There are also commercial grade epoxy and polymeric acrylic coatings accessible.
Exterior Basement Waterproofing Solutions
After evaluation by our review team the best solution may be to waterproof your basement in the outside. This necessitates excavating the soil surrounding your foundation walls to the footings and installing a bituthene watertight membrane. We only use professional grade stuff with this application, Henry’s self-adhering Blueskin.
Before beginning the project 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 can rest assured the stability of your foundation is in good hands. The depth of the excavation determines exactly what heavy gear will be essential to perform the digging.
Following the foundation walls are excavated they are cleaned and inspected for any flaws or cracks.These are patched and repaired before employing the Blue skincare primer. Outside temperatures and foundation 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 can be set up on the walls and the footers to insure 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 from the 20000 Leaks staff to firm the loose soil around the home’s foundation.