While it may not be at the top of your list of home or commercial building improvements, basement waterproofing is an investment that will pay off for years to come. Almost all basements experience moisture at some point in the lifetime of the home or building, and water in your basement can lead to mildew and mold growth, property damage, and structural issues if left untreated. At AccuLevel of Joliet, we help home and building owners across the region protect their greatest asset with a variety of basement waterproofing solutions.
Interior waterproofing is a great start to safeguarding your home or commercial building against basement moisture. Not only does interior waterproofing help seal small cracks to prevent leaks from outside, it can guard your home against pests and rodents and even mitigate condensation on pipes and in basement bathrooms and kitchens. Interior waterproofing strategies are most effective when combined with exterior waterproofing. Read on to learn more about the services offered by AccuLevel of Joliet.
Exterior waterproofing has proven so critical to ensuring the safety and longevity of a home or commercial building, it is a legal requirement for any new builds. The most common cause of basement moisture is pressure from outside elements, and exterior waterproofing can mitigate the damage caused by weather, temperature changes, pests and rodents, rogue tree roots, and all the other forces trying to weaken your foundation. Exterior waterproofing is at its strongest when combined with interior strategies; the combination will ensure your basement stays dry for decades to come. At AccuLevel of Joliet, we tailor our approach to the unique needs of your home or commercial property and apply the latest technologies with tried-and-tested methods. Give us a call today to learn more.
One of the most important elements of a basement waterproofing system is drainage. When it comes to water getting into your basement, it’s not a question of if, but when. With an effective drainage system in place, your basement is primed to evacuate water and stay dry for the long haul. From sump pumps to creation of drainage routes, to repairs and long-term maintenance, the team at AccuLevel can help you develop the most effective basement drainage system for your home or commercial building.
The term “basement waterproofing” encompasses a wide variety of strategies to ensure the basements of homes and commercial buildings stay dry. The right waterproofing method for your home may look very different from your neighbor’s, and we are here to ensure you get the right service to meet your needs. From crack repair to drainage installation to moisture mitigation and beyond, the team at AccuLevel helps home and building owners in Joliet and surrounding communities fight basement moisture. We also offer a full range of foundation repair and crawl space repair services.
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