Kennett Square, PA Basement Waterproofing
Kennett Square is a borough in Chester County, Pennsylvania. Kennett Square is known as the Mushroom Capital of the World for its vast Mushroom Farms which produce millions of pounds of mushrooms a day. Kennett Square holds an annual Mushroom Festival to celebrate this heritage. Kennett Square is full of old homes that were built in the 1800s before any significant waterproofing practices were established. Today it is important to utilize the modern practices to keep these old homes standing for another 100 hundred years or more.
Waterproofing One has repairing foundations and providing basement waterproofing services in the Kennett Square area for years. We are proud to be the go-to company for basement waterproofing in Kennett Square and the surrounding towns.
Kennett Square, PA Crawl Space Waterproofing
Waterproofing a crawlspace in your Kennett Square, PA home can be done in a variety of ways. For most cases, Waterproofing One uses a concrete sealer which will block out moisture from passing through the foundation wall. Then, depending on the situation, we would either use a waterproof coating or a vapor barrier. We have determined that white cap vapor barriers work best for crawl spaces in most Kennett Square homes.
Kennett Square, PA Foundation Repair
It’s not uncommon for many older homes around Kennett Square to have structural problem in their foundations. Water intrusion can contribute to failures in the foundation, including large cracks that could render the home uninhabitable if not addressed and fixed. In order to avoid overwhelming costs in the future, it’s advisable that you call the Kennett Square foundation repair experts at Waterproofing One to diagnose and repair these defects early on.
Kennett Square, PA Basement Waterproofing
It’s something that crosses the mind of almost every homeowner in Kennett Square, PA: “What if my basement were to flood?” Not only would the water damage your basement’s flooring and walls, but it would absolutely ruin unreplaceable items such as family heirlooms and keepsakes. To take preventive action and get the peace of mind you deserve with owning a Kennett Square home, call Waterproofing One today at (800) 508-4144!
Basement Waterproofing Services in Kennett Square, PA
The most common causes for basement flooding in Kennett Square homes include:
- #1 Surface water running down foundation walls.
- #2 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.
- #3 Groundwater in water-saturated soils being pushed into the basement by hydrostatic pressure.
- #4 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.
While you’ll need to determine how your basement has flooded in the first place, the next step is will always be the same: reaching out to the pros at Waterproofing One to have your basement thoroughly waterproofed!
Kennett Square, PA Licensed & Insured Foundation Repair Contractor
Many homes in the Kennett Square area that have experience basement flooding will develop underlying 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 Kennett Square can include cracks, leaning, movement, 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 Kennett Square 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