Your basement, an underground structure surrounded by soil, is the lowest space in your home. The soil surrounding this space can become saturated with water that then enters your home. If you have run into problems with moisture and leaks in your basement, there is no better service to call than Paul’s Basement Waterproofing. We have been providing basement waterproofing in Chatham and Windsor for a number of years, having worked in a variety of the surrounding areas as well, including Essex County and Leamington.
Water in your basement can lead to leaks and foundation problems. To avoid these issues, we recommend getting basement waterproofing in Chatham and the surrounding areas as soon as you see dampness in your basement.
If your basement is just a little damp or there’s just a little excess water, you may be wondering why it’s necessary to fix the leaks and get basement waterproofing. In Windsor and the surrounding areas water damage, even in slow drips over long periods of time, is the main reason you home’s foundation weakens. The foundation is basically the core that holds your home together. With a cracked or crumbling foundation, your home will be susceptible to serious structural damage.
Leaks also often lead to mould and mildew entering your home. Mould can cause you to become sick, and it can worsen symptoms of allergies and asthma. Exposure to mould can irritate your:
To keep your home safe and prevent potential exposure to mold, you need to get basement waterproofing services at the first sign of water in your basement.
As you can see, ensuring your basement is secure against water is an essential task. There are several different ways to waterproof a basement, and we provide a few options to meet the varying needs of your home. Our waterproofing work most often entails:
When you call us for basement waterproofing in Chatham or Windsor, we’ll evaluate your basement’s condition and determine which waterproofing method will be the most effective.
As an experienced basement waterproofing company in Leamington, Paul’s Basement Waterproofing provides a tried and true solution to your basement leakage problems. Our system not only channels water from saturated cement and block foundation walls to the sump pit, but it also alleviates ground water. This keeps the floor slab from sitting in water, and soon you will have a dryer and warmer concrete floor with better moisture and mould control. This system is simple and foolproof as it is retrofit to update your drainage system to today’s Ontario building code and its drainage standards.
With our basement waterproofing services in Chatham, Windsor, and the surrounding areas, we ensure a complete clean up as well as property protection during installation. We also offer a 15 year written guarantee, so call us today!