Enjoy a Dry Basement With Our Waterproofing Services
Are you tired of having a wet basement whenever there is a storm? Avoid the backbreaking work and expense of bailing water and replacing carpets and other items with professional waterproofing services.
Rely on the experts at G. Gardner Concrete & Waterproofing. We install drain tile systems to keep your home dry for years to come. Both standard and battery backup sump pumps are available. Our system is GUARANTEED to function for the lifetime of the structure.
Our Professional Method
Remove approximately 18 inches of the basement floor around the perimeter and any other trouble areas
Excavate a trench to access the bottom of the footing
Install a perforated rigid PVC pipe in the trench and embed it in washed rock for drainage
Drill weep holes in the block to enable water to escape
Install floor edging to guide water into the trench
The perforated drainage pipe routes water to a durable PVC basin
Install a submersible sump pump in the basin
Route an evacuation pipe from the basin to a suitable external deposit area
Install a vapor barrier over the drainage trench
Replace the concrete floor over the new drain tile