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This Chesterfield, Missouri basement has leaks that leave the basement floor covered with water. In the before picture we see an entry point for water. WaterGuard was installed in this home which is a unique waterproofing system in that it sits on the footing of the home's foundation rather than in the mud which prevents the WaterGuard from clogging with mud. (please note that the concrete in the after picture had not had time to cure prior to the taking of the picture)
The room addition was losing HVAC air in the crawl space and the room above was cool in the winter and warmer in the summer causing uncomfortable rooms and high utility bills. The CleanSpace® encapsulation system in combination with the SmartDrain® was the perfect solution.
This Chesterfield, Missouri homeowner came across a leak in the basement along one side of a wall only during a heavy rainfall. We installed our WaterGuard® basement waterproofing system that neatly fits behind the finished drywall. The WaterGuard® drains all the collected water to our TriplSafe® sump pump system that includes a three pumps, including one that is a battery backup.
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Shad M., Chesterfield, Missouri homeowner, was troubled by his uneven patio and walkway. The concrete around his pool was also uneven. The uneven concrete was a safety concern for his family and friends. System design specialist Matthew S. designed a solution.
Foreman Andrew T. installed PolyLEVEL. PolyLEVEL lifts and aligns the concrete to its original position. PolyLEVEL does not interact with the soil or settle, so it provides a long-lasting solution.
Shad's patio is now safe and beautiful. He no longer has to worry about the concrete settling and becoming a hazard.
Gary F. of Chesterfield, MO had a retaining wall that had seen better days. It was bowing inward and cracking under all the pressure from soil on the other side of it. It supported Gary’s deck so he was worried that if it failed, he’d end up having to replace both the wall and the deck so he called Woods Basement Systems for a free assessment. Design Specialist John S. inspected the wall and found Geo-Lock Wall Anchors would be the best solution.
Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were installed along the bowing, cracked wall. They counteract soil pressure by embedded earth anchors in stable soil conditions in the yard and connecting them to steel wall plates on the inside of the wall with galvanized steel anchor rods. The wall is permanently stabilized in place and can be straightened over time by tightening the wall anchors during dry periods. In Gary’s case, the retaining wall was straightened immediately be excavating the earth on the outside of the wall then tightening the anchors to straighten the wall and replacing the soil and sod over the excavation site.
Gary is relieved that his retaining wall is stable and secure and his porch is safe.
Walt and Virginia M.’s rental property in Chesterfield, MO had an uneven patio. It posed a major tripping hazard. Walt and Virginia were worried about the safety of their tenants so they called Woods Basement Systems for a free assessment. Design Specialist Terran J. inspected the patio and suggested injecting the patio with PolyLevel.
PolyLevel is an expanding polymer foam that was injected underneath the patio. It fills any voids caused by erosion underneath the concrete slabs and lifts and levels the concrete as it expands. There is less downtime than traditional mudjacking: the concrete can be used again in about 15 minutes. It’s also waterproof so it won’t be washed away, making it a more permanent solution than mudjacking.
Walt and Virginia M. have peace of mind that the concrete patio won’t be hazardous to their renters moving forward.
Kim and Ben from Chesterfield, Missouri were worried about the water leaking into their basement. They called our professional team and got an appointment by using free consulting.
Based on the past experience, our system design specialist Jose L. designed a waterproof solution for the basement. First, WaterGuard system was designed. As Woods Basement Systems describe, WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system in order to collect water and guide it to the TwinPack sump bump system. TwinPack is a great sump pump which pumps the water out of the basement and home.
Now, Kim and Ben are living in their home whose basement is more comfortable and odor-free. Also, their basement is safer than before.
A local resident in Chesterfield, MO had standing water in their basement. Woods Basement Systems was able to provide products that would create a drainage system for the basement.
Woods installed WaterGuard to help drain water out of the basement. WaterGuard is installed against the wall in the concrete of the floor. The water will flow into the WaterGuard, allowing the piping to lead the water out of the basement.
Woods installed a discharge line that was attached to a Twin Pack sump pump. This sump pump would pump the water in the basement through the discharge line. The discharge line leads the water into the yard where it is drained. The line can become frozen or clogged in some situations. In order to prevent the water from backing up into the basement, Woods installed IceGuard. IceGuard provides an escape route for the water so that it does not back up into the basement.
Vicki H., Chesterfield, Missouri homeowner, was troubled with water leaking into her basement. Her old sump pump system failed to pump the water effectively. It was not sealed, so it caused a musty odor in the basement. System design specialist Rob C. designed a solution to keep the basement dry.
Foreman Juan H. installed TripleSafe, a sump pump system. TripleSafe is equipped with a main pump, backup pump and battery-powered pump. In addition to TripleSafe, IceGuard was installed. IceGuard provides an exit for water in the event that the discharge lines become frozen or clogged.
John and Anne F. of Chesterfield, Missouri were troubled by water leaking into their basement where the floor meets the wall .The water damaged their drywall and risked damaging their valuables. System design specialist Thomas W. designed a solution to keep the basement dry.
Foreman Greg H. and his team installed WaterGuard. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that collects and guides water to the TripleSafe sump pump system. Triple safe is equipped with a main pump, backup pump and batter-powered pump to ensure the basement stays dry all the time.
John and Anne no longer worry about a wet basement. They can sleep soundly knowing their basement will stay dry.
Nobel D. of Chesterfield, MO had water leaking into his basement. This water posed a serious threat to his home and belongings. Woods Basement Systems was able to provide a solution to give Nobel feel as though his home was safe.
Woods installed WaterGuard to help drain water out of the basement. WaterGuard is installed against the wall in the concrete of the floor. The water will flow into the WaterGuard, allowing the piping to lead the water out of the basement. This system made Nobel feel confident in saying his home was safe from leaking water.
A Chesterfield, MO homeowner was having issues with getting their basement. Woods Basement Systems was able to provide the homeowner with a long lasting solution to protect the home and their belongings.
Woods installed WaterGuard to help drain unwanted water out of the basement. WaterGuard is installed in the cement of the flooring against the walls. This provides water to enter the piping and be drained to prevent damages to the home and personal belongings.
A sump pump was installed to provide escape for any unwanted water in the space. Water that may still get into the space will be pumped out through a discharge line that leads to the yard. If this line becomes frozen or backed up, IceGuard will prevent the water from receding back into the basement.
Rusty H. from Chesterfield, Missouri noticed his basement floor was sinking during the past years. One day, he got an appointment from our professional basement team and used free consulting system by Woods Basement Systems. Our system design specialist, William T. suggested PolyLevel system for his problem.
PolyLevel System enables the soil to support the weight of the concrete. By William's professional and experience-based suggestion, Rusty solved his problem without paying too much money for replacing the entire concrete. Now, Rusty is living in a safe home with this perfect PolyLevel system which is more affordable and permanent.
Chesterfield, Missouri resident Scott P. was troubled with water leaking into his basement where the floor meets the wall. This water risked damage to his valaubles. Jeremy K., system design specialist, designed a solution to waterproof Scott's basement.
Foreman Melvin F. installed WaterGuard, a perimeter drainage system, and TripleSafe. WaterGuard collects and guides water to the TripleSafe sump pump system. TripleSafe is equipped with three pumps, so Scott's basement and his valuables will stay dry.
With sagging floors, Scott and Amy L. were worried their home in Chesterfield, MO was falling apart. They called Woods Basement Systems, hoping their home could be saved from further damages.
Woods installed SmartJacks were installed to help support the home. These jacks are guaranteed to support the house for the rest of the life of the home. Not only do SmartJacks support the home, they also lift the sagging floors.
Heather S. in Chesterfield, MO had a gorgeous finished basement, but soon realized it was threatened by water. She was afraid that her basement and her belongings would be ruined. Heather called Woods Basement Systems to schedule an appointment.
Our system design specialist Kevin E. evaluted the basement and water damage and determined the best solution would be waterproofing and replacing the area of the wall that was damaged.
Woods' Foreman Mason S. and crew installed the Waterguard system, which directs any water to the sump pump. Woods also installed the TripleSafe sump pump, complete with a primary and secondary pump as well as a battery backup pump to protect her basement in all water and power emergencies. The sump pump will pump the water outside and away from the home. The IceGuard protection was installed to ensure the water has an escape route even if the main discharge line becomes frozen or clogged.
Once the waterproofing system was complete, Foreman Quinton W. and crew installed the EverLast Half-Wall Restoration, which is waterproof and mold resistant, and restored Heather's basement. She and her family can now use the basement as before, while being confident it is protected from future water leaks.
Though Chesterfield, Missouri resident Cecile W. had the TripleSafe sump pump system installed to keep her basement dry, she was dissappointed to find her basement had a musty smell. The TripleSafe did an excellent job keeping water out of the basement, but increased humidity can be breeding grounds for mold. As a result of the mold, her basement was left with a musty smell. System Design Specialist Brian G. developed a perfect solution to her problem.
The SaniDry XP is an energy effecient dehumidifier. The SaniDry XP keeps the humidity in her basement low, so mold cannot grow. Now, Cecile can enjoy her dry basement without the smell of must.
Howard G., homeowner in Chesterfield, MO, has had significant water damage to his basement floors. He consulted Wood Basement Systems for assistance to prevent any future damage. System Design Specialist, Brandon B. inspected the basement and designed an effective solution.
Howard decided to go forward with installing all recommended products. Foreman Greg H. and his crew over the extent of 2 1/2 days, replaced the orginial sump pump with a TripleSafe pump. They also installed WaterGuard and IceGuard, which help to control the direction of water, as well as provide an escape for water in the event of freezing or clogged discharge lines, respectively.
Howard's basement has been waterproofed, and he should now feel comforted when a heavy rain comes!
Homeowner Chris B. of Kirkwood, MO, has cracking in his basement floor as well as water damange to the basement walls. Chris contacted Woods Basement Systems where he was soon put in contact with System Design Specialist Thomas W. While visting Chris's home, Thomas conduced a thorough inspection of the basement water damage. After the inspection, Thomas proposed several of Woods solutions that could be installed in order to overcome these water leakage issues.
Chris decided to implement the Waterguard System as well as the TripleSafe sump pump, IceGuard, and a Trench Drain. The TripleSafe sump pump will ensure that all water is pumped out of the basement. The IceGuard provides an escape for water from the sump pump in the event of frozen or clogged discharge line. The Waterguard System controls the flow of water. The Trench Drain will prevent water from flooding an outer entry way.
Foreman Greg H. along with his crew had all of these products installed within 2 1/2 days. It is safe to say that with the installment of all these products, Chris can now rest assured his basement is waterproofed.
Howard G. from Chesterfield, MO called our team to help him keep his basement dry year round after noticing water leaking into his finished basement every time it rained.
To prevent any further water damage, we created some solutions that were specially designed to fit Howard's needs. We installed the WaterGuard interior drainage system to direct water to the TripleSafe sump pump and away from the home. We also installed the LawnScape outlet with a specially designed lid, which drains the water safely away from the house.
The precious memories stored in Howard's basement will now be permanently protected from water, mold and mildew!
Dawn and David noticed that there was water in their crawl space, and there was mold. Their crawl space also infected their basement. The walls of the basement had big dried up water spots that weren’t very appealing. They didn’t report that there was any bad smells going on, and the mold had not affected them. Dawn and David use their basement for extra living space, so they knew the problem needed to be fixed right away.
Woods Basement Systems, Inc. sales rep Kevin went out to inspect the home, and he gave them the solution they needed: SmartPipe and CleanSpace. SmartPipe allowed water from the crawl space to drain out so their crawl space and basement would stay dry, and CleanSpace to prevent mold from growing and the musty smell that comes with it. Juan and his crew went out to the house and installed the products in an efficient amount of time.
Dawn and David were very satisfied with the work done by Juan and his crew, and now they can live comfortably.
This week Irene had her crawlspace flooded with water and needed it the water gone as soon as possible. She also wanted to stop the water flow at its source. The problem was that water was coming in from under the home and getting in through footers and flooding the entire basement. In turn, this water made it damp and humid, which is the perfect environment for mold to colonize. Woods Basement Systems came out to evaluate her concerns and see how they could correct the situation. Irene purchased the SmartPump System, the SmartPipe System, the SaniDry XP System as well as the CleanSpace wall coverings to insure that everything would be fixed the proper way once and for all. With all of these systems working together, there was no way water was going to be a concern for her anymore. The SumpPump would get the water out and the SmartPipe would catch any water coming through the dirt floor.
Now production had to begin, first a hole was dug out and the SmartPump System was placed inside and turned up so that all the water in the basement was pumped out. Originally the water collected all around the basement, not a trench was dug where the SmartPipe would lie in order to catch any water coming through the dirt floor. All exteriors lines for the SmartPump were then connected and lead outside of the home. Now that the two main systems where placed and ready to go, the CleanSpace wall covering was placed over the top floor which made it brighter and waterproof. With the CleanSpace done, the last thing to do was to suck out the humid air with the SaniDry System and prevent mold growth. Irene was very pleased on how her crawlspace turned out and how dry is has become from the original point. If you or someone you know is looking to have their crawlspace inspected give us a call here at Woods Basement Systems located in Collinsville, IL.
Noble already had a partial WaterGuard system installed in the basement of his Chesterfield, MO home. The system did wonders, but his goal was to keep the whole basement dry, not just part of it. So he called Woods Basement Systems, Inc. back out to finish the perimeter of the basement.
BrightWall was also installed for that fresh, clean look, and also to drain any excess water coming in from the walls to the new WaterGuard installation.
Noble was pleased with the work and now can rest easy knowing his basement is protected by a full WaterGuard system and BrightWall.
Leaky window wells can be a nuisance for any homeowner. A resident of Chesterfield, MO was discovering just how annoying they can be. Every time it rained, water would come in through the window, and there was no waterproofing system to carry the water to the sump pump.
Woods Basement Systems solved the leakage problem by replacing the windows with EverLast windows and installing a WaterGuard system. The resident now enjoys a dry basement that can be used for storage and isn’t just a useless space.
This resident of Kirkwood, MO had an unreliable waterproofing system that did not keep the basement dry. Rain would flood the basement, and the sump pump could not keep up with the amount of incoming water. The homeowner wanted to use his unfinished basement for storage, but was unable to do so.
Woods Basement Systems installed WaterGuard and a TripleSafe sump pump in order to keep the resident’s basement dry. Each of these products worked together to effectively keep the basement dry, resulting in a happy customer with more storage space in his home.
David plans on living in his house for the rest of his life. When rain ruined his carpet, David sought aid for his leaking basement. Woods Basement Systems performed a free home inspection and advised David to purchase a TripleSafe sump pump as well as WaterGuard, two IceGuards, and our incredible ThermalDry floor tiling.
What makes this a great waterproofing system? The WaterGuard collects water from all directions thanks to its patented wall flanges. The TripleSafe receives water from WaterGuard and pumps it out of the house. To address the possibility of freezing of discharge lines, IceGuard is designed to dispel the backing-up water before it floods the pump. Each product plays an instrumental role in keeping water out of David's basement.
Our exemplary ThermalDry floor tiles nearly sold themselves with their beauty and practicality. These simple snap-on tiles are durable, spill-resistant, and they dehumidify air from the ground using circulation pockets.
David can now happily spend his days of retirement in a dry, happy, healthy home; you can too!
Jeff noticed that his walls were starting to crack and bow inward. He called Woods Basement Systems to get a free estimate. Our System Design Specialist came and said that Jeff's best option for repair would be the Wall Anchor System. This would pull his wall back into place and would stop future cracks and bowing from occurring.
When Jeff agreed with our proposal, Woods came fixed the cracked walls and installed six Geo-lock Wall Anchors with concrete for extra strength. After his walls were straightened out, Jeff decided to complete his basement with EverLast Perimeter Wall with white trim, six panel unfinished primed door with knobs, and wall anchor covers. With these in place, Jeff's basement is more comfortable and looks brand new.