Quality Crawlspace Encapsulation and Repairs

A problem crawlspace is a result of excessive moisture from the ground causing mould, mildew, musty smells, and excessive rot to the sub-floor structure (floor joists and built-up wood beams). Failure to solve this problem may result in extensive structural failure and major health issues, causing a house’s value to depreciate. If you’re looking for crawlspace encapsulation and repair services in Windsor, call Paul’s Basement Waterproofing! We help keep your crawlspace clean, dry, and moisture-free to improve the indoor air quality.

Signs you need crawlspace repair in Leamington include:

  • Sagging floors

  • Wood rot

  • Mould on your baseboards

  • Condensation on your windows

  • Bad smells in your crawlspace

  • High electric bill

Call Paul’s Basement Waterproofing today for effective crawlspace repair in Leamington that will fix these problems!

Common Crawlspace Problems

Crawlspaces can be useful storage areas, but they can face some major problems. Some of the common crawlspace problems that are often caused by water damage include:

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  Water flooding – water in your crawlspace will lead to humidity in your home, which can lead to mould and an uncomfortable climate. Water can enter your crawlspace through groundwater, plumbing leaks, and heavy rains.

Mould – mould can negatively affect your health by increasing symptoms of allergies and asthma. Mould is most likely to grow in warm spaces with high humidity.

  Condensation – if there is condensation on your ceiling, floors, or walls, there could be a moisture problem in your crawlspace. This can lead to structural damage and mould. Condensation is most common in crawlspaces with open vents, exposed dirt, and poor moisture barriers.

  Sagging floors – if your floors are squeaky or sagging, this is a sign that your home’s internal support system is having trouble supporting the weight of your home. 

  Floor joist issues – sagging and uneven floors could be the sign of over-spanned floor joists. Support beams and floor joists are designed to support the weight of your home at precisely spaced intervals. Moisture that gets into your crawlspace can affect these joists and the structure of your home.

Our Crawlspace Repair Solution

At Paul’s Basement Waterproofing, we look to encapsulate problem crawlspaces by creating drainage to alleviate groundwater, installing a 7.2 mil poly to stop moisture and spraying closed-cell foam insulation from the underside of the sub-floor plywood to the ground level. This insulation is moisture, mould and mildew resistant, and formaldehyde-free, and it covers the 7.2 mil poly, producing a thermal break that finishes the encapsulation.

our Crawlspace Repair Solution

Our extensive crawlspace repair in the Chatham, Windsor, Sarnia, Amherstburg, and surrounding areas includes:

  • Clean up and disposal

  • Rotten sub-floor, beams, and piers are replaced or reinforced

  • Drainage system, sump pit and pump with discharge

  • Moisture and mould control

  • Vapour barrier (encapsulation)

  • Closed-cell spray foam insulation (moisture, mould and mildew resistant, and formaldehyde-free)

Get Your Crawlspace Repair Done Today

Our experts can identify any issues with your crawlspace or basement and provide long-lasting solutions.

Contact Us

We will fix the problem and help keep your basement dry.

Testimonials

Knowledgeable, Honesty, and Impeccable Standards
“Paul and his crew were very professional, personable and always willing to answer my questions, continuously keeping me informed. The job they did waterproofing my crawlspace was done beyond my highest expectations. They were neat, clean and worked in an efficient manner. I would highly recommend the services of this company due to their knowledge, honesty and impeccable standards. Thank you to Paul and his crew.”
- Jenny G.

Friendly and Professional
“Everyone I dealt with from Paul's was friendly and professional, and the work was performed on time and done to my expectations.”
- Debbie V.

Hard-working Guys
“Paul was very accommodating in setting up a time and date for an estimate. He arrived on time and gave me a professional assessment that was well explained and understood. We decided to go with Paul and his crew. They were a group of hard working, friendly guys, who took care in not only doing the job but making sure the rest of my property was taken care of during the waterproofing.”
- Andrew A.

Exceptional Work
“Courteous crew and they do an exceptional job.”
- Chad J.

Professional
“Excellent! Extremely professional!”
- Rebecca S.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Paul's Basement Waterproofing
1838 Talbot Rd
Kingsville, ON

N9Y 2E4

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Monday – Friday: 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM

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SERVICE AREA

  • All Southern Ontario
  • Essex County, including
    • Kingsville
    • Leamington
    • Ruthven
    • Essex
    • Cottam
  • Windsor, including
    • Tecumseh
    • LaSalle
    • Lakeshore
    • Belle River
    • Amherstburg
  • Chatham-Kent, including
    • Blenheim
    • Tilbury
    • Wallaceburg
    • Ridgetown
  • Sarnia-Lambton, including
    • Petrolia
    • Point Edward
    • Lambton Shores
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