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Wet basements are a problem in old and new homes alike. For new homes like this one in Festus, Missouri, Woods Basement Systems works proactively with homeowners and building contractors to install and provide waterproofing products to keep your basement and valuables dry all the time.
Festus, Missouri homeowner Harry K. was distraught when water made its way into his basement. Previously, Harry had the Geo-Lock wall anchors installed to straighten his bowing walls. Though this can aide in keeping water out, waterproofing is the only way to ensure water stays out.
CleanSpace guides water leaking in from the walls to the WaterGuard, a perimeter drainage system. Because CleanSpace prevents water vapor from escaping into the basement, it keeps the basement humidity low and hinders mold growth.
Harry K. of Festus, Missouri was frustrated with his wet basement. The Woods Basement Systems team designed and implemented a solution to his problem.
In addtion to WaterGuard and CleanSpace, the TwinPack sump pump system was installed to ensure Harry's wet basement stays dry.
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Barbara G. of Festus, MO had an alarming amount of water leaking into her basement any time there was bad weather. Over the years, the foundation walls had been stained from the water that came in and mold had grown along the stone bricks. Barbara had a sump pump but it was old and rusted and was doing little to keep the basement dry. The water threatened the belongings she had stored in the basement every time it got in so she called Woods Basement Systems for a free assessment. Design Specialist Peter N. thoroughly inspected the inside and outside of the basement and recommended installing a waterproofing system.
Over the dingy, water damaged walls, Woods installed CleanSpace vapor barrier. CleanSpace is a thick, durable plastic liner that can be installed over rough or uneven walls and prevents moisture from entering into the basement through the foundation walls. It directs unwanted water to the perimeter drainage system while giving the basement a cleaner and brighter appearance.
WaterGuard was installed along the walls, under the concrete floors of the basement. WaterGuard is a drainage system that will remain free from mud as it collects water from the foundation walls and floors of the basement and carries it to the sump pump.
The TripleSafe sump system replaced the old, rusted sump pump. The TripleSafe contains two high-powered, cast-iron pumps and a battery back up pump to ensure that encroaching water is always being pumped out of the basement through the discharge lines, even when weather is severe or there is a power outage. IceGuards were installed on the discharge lines on the exterior of the home. IceGuards prevent water from coming back into the basement if the discharge lines become frozen or clogged by allowing it to escape through its slotted openings.
Barbara is thrilled that she finally has a basement that will stay dry and she no longer has to worry whenever she uses it for storage.
Bill C. is from Festus was worried about the cracks on the pathway of his home. In order to solve this problem, he called our team and got an appointment. Our professional system designers suggested to use PolyLevel as the best solution based on the experience.
PolyLevel was installed by Poly Crew. It is the most durable system because PolyLevel is stronger than concrete.Now, Bill is living in his home whose pathway looks more comfortable and beautiful.
Shawn Y. from Festus, Missouri was worried about the cracks on the walls next to his basement stairs. Because he thought these cracks could be dangerous for his house, he decided to call our professional team and got an appointment. As our professional specialist said, it was really a huge danger for his home. In order to solve this problem, our experince-based team designed a solution with Geo-Lock Wall Anchors.
Geo Lock Wall Anchors are the best solution which stabilize your wall. Four anchors were installed for the walls next to stairs and they stopped cracking. Now, Shawn is living in his home whose basement has no cracks and is safer than before.
With water leaking into her basement, Sierra W. of Festus, MO wanted to ensure her home was safe from damaging water. Sierra called Woods Basement Systems to find a solution to her leaking problem.
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.
CleanSpace was installed to the basement walls to help provide control to the water. The CleanSpace will provide a guide for the water to flow into the WaterGuard or sump pump.
SilverGlo Insulated Panels were installed to provide additional insulation for the space. These panels help control the environment of the space and helped lower Sierra's energy bills.
A Twin Pack sump pump was installed to evacuate unwanted water. The sump pump will pump the water out through a discharge line that leads the water to the yard. This line can become clogged or frozen at times, in order to prevent the water from receding back into the basement, Woods installed IceGuard. IceGuard is installed on the discharge line next to the house and allows water to escape through it when it is necessary.
Sierra now has a waterproofed basement and can feel safe storing important items in the basement. Woods also provide Sierra with products that would help her energy bills be reduced and keep the basement properly insulated.
Janet M. in Festus, MO had cracks in her crawlspace wall that were allowing water to get into the space. This water had the potential to cause mold and rotting wood in the space. Janet M. wanted to make sure her space would be safe from damages of standing water, so she called Woods Basement Systems.
Woods came in and installed CleanSpace to seal off the space from moisture. This would keep standing water out of the space, helping prevent mold and rotting wood.
Woods also installed a SaniDry with a condensation pump. This would also help with the moisture in the crawlspace. The SaniDry filters the moisture out of the air and the condensation pump will pump that moisture out of the house.
Harry K., Festus, Missouri homeowner, was distraught when water made its way into his basement. Though he had Geo-Lock wall anchors installed to straighten his bowing walls and keep the potential of water leaks down, water still permeated his basement walls.
System design specialist Brian G. designed a solution to keep Harry's basement dry. Because water was leaking through his basement walls, the CleanSpace wall system was installed. CleanSpace guides water to the perimeter drain system, WaterGuard. This keeps the basement humidy lower and diminishes mold growth.
The WaterGuard guides water to the TwinPack sump pump system. As another precaution, the IceGuard was installed to provide an exit for water in the event that the discharge lines would become frozen or clogged.
Thanks to CleanSpace and WaterGuard, Harry's basement has gone from wet and musty to dry and comfortable.