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WATERPROOFING: BASEMENT SOLUTIONS

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Water damage has a far-reaching impact. It impacts the home and those who live in it. If the water damage goes untreated for a long time it can cause the growth of mould and in some cases, it can also cause the foundation of the home to become weak. When that happens it can be a serious threat to all those who live in the house. However, all of this can be easily avoided by waterproofing the basement. Direct Waterproofing Company provides various types of waterproofing solutions that can save your home from water damage. Some of the types are as follows.

Exterior Waterproofing Solution

This type of waterproofing is carried out to either install or fix the external water protection system. This solution is provided based on your needs to determine the satisfaction and durability of the waterproofing. This works to disperse the water and stop the current leak. The installation is carried out to ensure that such a leak doesn’t take place again.

Interior Waterproofing Solutions

Interior waterproofing solution is different as it is done inside and is not labour intensive. When you are getting interior waterproofing done, you must hire experienced professionals. If not, it can give rise to a wide range of problems. This will include the system not working properly and even structural damage to the elements. The waterproofing is carried out to say goodbye to structural damage and not cause it.

Emergency Solutions

If only water damage came by invitation. But it doesn’t. When the basement floods, it can cause panic. It is a state of emergency that needs to be urgently dealt with, or it can give rise to serious repercussions. Reach out to Direct Waterproofing Company. They are available 24/7 on their helpline. They will send an expert over to restore the damage which has already been done. Apart from that, they also work to take preventive measures. They are thorough and meticulous in their approach when dealing with flooded basements.

Back Water Valve

The sewage or water drainage direction will help to determine whether you need a backwater valve or not. In many cases, these preventive measures are already in place as it helps to protect against any type of backflow. A backwater valve can positively impact the well-being of the residents.

Foundation Repair

Sometimes water damage is so severe that it can cause damage to the foundation and walls. An assessment of the basement will help diagnose the cause of the problem. They will also ask you some questions which help them to figure the extent of the damage and the kind of materials which need to be used for repair. In some cases, some excavation might be required. It is done without compromising the structural elements of the home. Whether your home needs an installation of soil nail walls or filling in the cracks, the licensed contractors will make sure that everything is done well and is up to the high standards of the company.