Blue Bell, PA Basement Waterproofing
Do you ever think about whether your basement is up to all of the necessary codes and structural necessities? For most, if not all, Blue Bell homeowners, the answer to this is a resounding “no.” However, Montgomery County area homes are at a heightened risk of this happening because of the older homes in our area built decades or even longer ago. If your basement begins to fill with water, you’ll certainly wish you had spent more time concerning yourself with it. Before this happens, it’s crucial to discover whether your basement runs the risk of flooding. We provide Foundation repair to Blue Bell, PA and our Basement Waterproofing Services are the best in the area.
Blue Bell, PA Basement Waterproofing
Dealing with a wet or flooded basement is a frustration you don’t want to deal with. The water can cause lasting damage to your Blue Bell home’s floors and walls. It can even lead to valuable family heirlooms such as photo albums can be severely damaged from flooding in your Blue Bell Basement.
Blue Bell, PA Foundation Repair
Many basements around Blue Bell, PA are known to have structural problems. Water damage can lead to large cracks in the foundation that will require extensive work to address and fix. To keep your Blue Bell, PA home’s foundation structurally sound, you’ll need to have a professional like those at Waterproofing One recognize and diagnose these defects and work out a plan to repair them before the problem escalates.
Blue Bell, PA Crawl Space Waterproofing
Waterproofing One always recommends that crawl spaces be sealed and waterproofed. This upgrade is exactly what your Ambler home is missing and will help eliminates problems with moisture, mold, and pests in the crawl space. Then, depending on the situation, we either use vapor barriers or waterproof coatings. We have found that White Cap Vapor Barriers work the best for crawl space encapsulation.
Basement Waterproofing Services in Blue Bell, PA
#1 Surface water running down foundation walls.
#2 Groundwater in water-saturated soils being pushed into the basement by hydrostatic pressure.>
#3 Storm sewer water from the municipal storm sewer system backing up into the home’s existing perimeter foundation drain and leaking into the basement. This can only occur if the perimeter foundation drain system is connected to the municipal sewer system, however.
#4 Sanitary sewer water from a combined municipal storm/sanitary sewer system backing up into the home’s drain system, causing sewer water to come up through sink drains and floor drains on lower levels.
If you think a little water in the basement won’t hurt anyone, think again! Priceless photographs, birth certificates, and important financial documents are often kept in your basement and will be devastating to lose. Beyond just these possessions, though, standing water can also damage pieces of your house itself, like walls and flooring. Don’t take the risk of a flooded basement, bring in the experts at Waterproof One to protect your basement and what’s inside!
Blue Bell, PA Licensed & Insured Foundation Repair Contractor
Many basements in the Blue Bell area have structural problems. The repair of these defects takes a professional to recognize and diagnose the multitudes of problems that can occur in basements. Foundation failures in Blue Bell can include cracks, movement, leaning, bulging, or bowing. Only a professional can decide which course of action is best to repair the particular defect(s). An on-site inspection of your Blue Bell home has to be done in order to form a reliable opinion on the condition of that building’s foundation.
You can email us at Joesoster@waterproofingone.com or call (484) 410-4110 to reach out. Don’t take the risk of a flooded basement happening a second time, bring in the waterproofing experts at Waterproofing One today!