Interior Waterproofing Basement Millersville 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
Our cellar waterproofing options also comprise 4″ ADS, single wall HDPE perforated pipe. This flexible, lightweight sustainable merchandise is ideal for subgrade irrigation water control. The drain tube, also known as drain tile is joined to a polyethylene sump basin that holds the groundwater collected and channeled to it by the ADS pipe. For extra protection you will find Zoeller backup pump options 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 line trench to aide in water flow. We then put in Polydrain, an air-gap tech drainage board at the cove area in which the foundation wall meets the cellar floor. This heavy duty constructed drainage matting is bent and put the wall up and over the trench. It increases water drainage and directs intruding water due to hydrostatic pressure to the subgrade tile system. After the installation of this Polydrain the trench is sealed with industrial grade concrete.
Interior Waterproofing Basement Millersville solutions may also include things like wall systems. Options are a 6 mil polyethylene vapor barrier which is tucked into the Polydrain and installed normally from floor to ceiling. To get a cleaner look and for walls with a high moisture content Polywall, an extruded resin sheet can be installed. It is not difficult to wash, 100% waterproof and does not support mold, mildew or bacteria growth. For wall regions with higher water content, such as corners, problem areas or old construction, Polydrain may be installed full wall or chest high. There are also commercial grade epoxy and polymeric acrylic coatings available.
Exterior Waterproofing Basement Millersville Solutions
After evaluation by our review team the best solution may be to waterproof your basement from the outside. This requires excavating the soil surrounding your foundation walls to the footings and installing a bituthene watertight membrane. We only use professional grade materials with 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 almost any underground utility lines. As qualified foundation builders you may be sure the stability of your foundation is in great hands. The depth of the excavation determines exactly what heavy equipment will be essential to perform the digging.
After the foundation walls are excavated they are cleaned and inspected for any defects or cracks.These are patched and repaired before employing the Blue skincare primer. Outside temperatures and foundation wall temperatures are critical in the application of both the primer and self-adhering membrane. The same day the primer is applied the self-adhering membrane can be installed on the walls and the footers to insure an impermeable watertight barrier. Before backfilling the surface, the membrane ought to be protected with a durable tear resistant drainboard, so the membrane isn’t damaged during the procedure.