Thorndale, PA Basement Waterproofing
Does your home have a basement? Many homes in Thorndale do, so yours is probably one of them. Do you spend much time thinking about it and whether it is up to code? Most Chester County residents don’t. However, in the event of a flooding, you’ll certainly wish you had spent more time concerning yourself with it. Because of what is often stored in the basement, nothing is more frustrating than coming home from a long day of work and running the kids around to find it wet.
This moisture can damage walls and flooring, plus ruin irreplaceable things like photo albums and family heirlooms. In order to prevent a future wet basement, it is important to first understand where the water is coming from. We provide Foundation repair to Thorndale, PA and our Basement Waterproofing Services are the best in the area.
Basement Waterproofing Services in Thorndale, 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. It is important to note that this can only occur if the perimeter foundation drain system is connected to the municipal sewer system.
- #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.
While you need to know why your basement flooded in the first place, the next step is always the same. You need to reach out to Waterproofing One and have your basement waterproofed! We are the go-to company for basement waterproofing in the Thorndale area.
Thorndale, PA Foundation Repair
One problem that plagues owners of older homes in Thorndale, PA is the structural problems with their basement and foundation. Damage from water intrusion can lead to large cracks in the foundation and require extensive work to repair. To prevent this from happening to your home’s foundation, we would advise you call the Thorndale foundation repair experts at Waterproofing One. We’ll diagnose any defects and repair them before the water damage gets worse.
Thorndale, PA Crawl Space Waterproofing
The project of waterproofing a crawlspace in your Thorndale, PA home can be tackled in a multitude of ways. At Waterproofing One, when we waterproofing a crawlspace, we often use a concrete sealer to prevent moisture from passing through the foundation wall, and then we either use waterproof coatings or vapor barriers. We have found that White Cap Vapor Barriers work the best for crawl space encapsulation in Thorndale homes.
Thorndale, PA Basement Waterproofing
For Thorndale, PA homeowners, almost nothing can cause more worry than the possiblity of your basement flooding. The water could ruin your basement’s flooring and walls, and destroy precious, irreplacible items like family heirlooms and photo albums. Being aware of what can cause basement flooding in Thorndale, PA and how to take action to protect your basement will make things much less worrisome.
Thorndale, PA Foundation Repair Licensed & Insured Contractor
Many basements in the Thorndale 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 Thorndale 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 Thorndale 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!
Pa Lic#: Pa057647
NJ Lic#: 13VH09291700
DE Lic#: 17-92051-13-000