Your home is perhaps the largest investment you will ever make. Having a basement that is not waterproofed subjects your investment to insects, mold, wood rot, or foundation deterioration. It’s imperative that you waterproof your basement before it becomes a bigger problem. Connecticut Mold provides professional basement waterproofing in Stamford, Connecticut, and surrounding areas at a reasonable cost.
Crawlspace and Basement Waterproofing Options
Connecticut Mold offers 3 options for waterproofing:
- Vapor barrier installation – Vapor barrier is installed to prevent water vapor from rising and affecting the wood structure of the house.
- Sump pump installation – Water flows and collects into a pit. Then the sump pump pumps the water out of the pit and away from the building.
- French drain installation – Gravel-lined trench that directs groundwater away from the foundation.
If you’re not sure which basement waterproofing solution to choose, we can help! Combined, our team has several years of experience helping our customers keep their basements dry. Give us a call or set up an appointment, and we’ll happily provide our insight on which basement waterproofing solution is best for your home in Stamford, Connecticut, or surrounding areas.
Polyurethane sheeting is a typical vapor barrier used to prevent moisture from penetrating the walls of a basement. The material is stapled to the frame of a basement wall. A vapor barrier is a solution to keep a basement insulated warm and dry.
With a horizontal configuration and a flow-through design, this system removes excess moisture from low-clearance crawl spaces and tight basement areas. A permanent solution to control humidity in the spaces that get it the most, this way you avoid mold or microbial growth.