The top of this pump is open which can allow objects, insects, and dirt to get inside and mess up the system.
Job Stories From Jacksonville, IL
Waterproofed Basement in Jacksonville, IL
Roberta experienced water damage in her basement. The floors were damaged, but not as badly as the bottom of her wood paneled walls. Because of the wet wood, mold growth started. She wanted her basement to become waterproof and stop the growth in its tracks. She got WaterGuard, Triple Safe, and SaniDry from Woods Basement Systems. After these three systems were installed, Roberta's basement has never looked better. She now no longer worries after it rains and now lives peacefully in her new waterproofed home.
Crawl Space Encapsulation in Jacksonville, IL
Residents of Jacksonville, IL wanted to take care of their wet and smelly crawl space and turn it into a usable storage area. The air in the crawl space was extremely humid, resulting in mold growth and a bad odor coming up into the home. Woods Basement Systems solved their nasty crawl space problems by fixing the water leakage, isolating the home from the earth, sealing out outside air, and keeping the crawl space air dry. They did this by installing a SmartSump, CleanSpace, CleanSpace vent covers, and a SaniDry. The residents were highly satisfied with their new dry and clean crawl space, and were happy to be able to now use it for storage.
Fixing a 15 year old Problem in Jacksonville, IL
After dealing with the leakage in their basement for 15 years, homeowners Jack and Malea decided to get a permanent solution. They called Woods Basement Systems and told them about the cracks in their basement and how they leak after steady rain. The water has caused them wall and carpet damages. Jack and Malea were looking to finish their basement, but didn't want this situation to be an ongoing problem. The System Design Specialist came to the house and told them about WaterGuard to effectively drain the basement. Then told them about ThermalDry and Basement to Beautiful to direct the water to the WaterGuard and keep the basement dry. Lastly, he talked about FlexiSpan and how it would be placed on the existing cracks to stop further leakage. Today, the couple loves how their basement continues to stay dry and how they have the basement they always wanted.