It’s essential to protect your home from Canada’s extreme weather conditions that can bring significant damage to the property’s exterior foundation basement walls, Flood Tech Emergency Waterproofing specializes in residential and commercial basement Waterproofing in The Greater Toronto Area. Our waterproofing repair process permanently stops water penetration and seepage in your home or property’s basement foundation. Cracked Foundations that leak can cause major damage to the block structures, brick, timber and concrete, which are very expensive to repair. A damp or wet basement will also cause mould to spread in your home and are the cause of many health issues, whether it’s a newer or an older home.
Waterproofing Basement Walls from Outside
Basement waterproofing from the outside is a crucial step in protecting your home from water damage. Water can seep into the foundation of your home and cause severe damage to the structure and your belongings. A reliable and effective solution to this problem is exterior basement waterproofing.
EXTERIOR BASEMENT WATERPROOFING steps
Inspection: Our team of experts will inspect the foundation of your home to identify any cracks, holes or other areas where water may be able to penetrate.
Exterior Basement Waterproofing steps starts with excavation; our team will carefully excavate around the foundation of your home to reveal the outside surface of the foundation walls. This step is essential to properly apply the waterproof membrane and to identify any potential problem areas that may require additional attention.
Surface preparation: We will prepare the surface of the foundation by removing any dirt, debris or loose concrete and seal foundation cracks.
Apply waterproofing sealant: Aqua Block is a high-performance waterproofing solution we use that is applied to the foundation walls. It creates a watertight barrier to protect your basement from water damage. This solution is highly effective and long-lasting. It seals cracks, joints, and pores in the foundation to prevent water from entering the basement.
Application of waterproof membrane: Foundation Waterproofing Membrane is a high-quality solution for protecting your home’s foundation from water damage. It is made of a durable and flexible material that can withstand the pressure of water, preventing it from penetrating the foundation walls.
Installation of drainage systems: We will install drainage pipes, channel drains and other drainage features to divert water away from the foundation.
Backfilling with clean soil: The final step is to backfill the foundation with clean soil to keep the foundation in place and prevent future movement of the soil.
Final inspection: The applied waterproof membrane is carefully inspected to ensure proper application and that all problem areas are covered.
Maintenance: The regular maintenance is essential to keep the waterproofing system functioning properly and to extend its lifespan.
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