In Wayne, frequent rains and storms during the spring and summer cause flooding and runoff. This leads to water seepage in basements and a whole host of issues that should not be taken lightly.
Because of the changes in the moisture content of the soil, foundation problems might arise in your home. When the soil gets wet, it expands. As the soil dries, it shrinks. This movement causes the foundation to move and settle or shift as well. Some of the signs to watch for that indicate a need for foundation repair includes:
It is important to have a professional inspect your home and offer the best foundation repair solutions for you. The most common underpinning products that we use to support and lift your sinking foundation are steel piers and helical piers. The piers are installed under the concrete and deep underground. Once underground, the piers are stable enough to support the weight of the sinking foundation and lift the structure back to the proper level.
For basement waterproofing, we offer both interior and exterior waterproofing along with sump pumps and battery backup sump pumps. If you have a sump pump installed in your home, you have a great line of defense against basement moisture. Our sump pumps are 100% factory tested, automatic, and completely submersible. They are highly efficient and designed to protect your basement from major water damage. With a sump pump installed in your home, you can have peace of mind when there are heavy rains coming to your area.
There are both subtle and obvious signs of basement water issues in your home. Obvious signs include flooding and a wet basement. Some of the more subtle symptoms of basement moisture are:
Let Jerry's Waterproofing inspect your home for water problems and offer you the best basement waterproofing solutions for your needs. We use high-quality products manufactured by Earth Contact Products (ECP), one of the top names in the business.