Quality Basement Waterproofing System in Columbus, Springfield, Mansfield

Lasting, warrantied solutions for your wet basement in Ohio

If you've dealt with water in your basement, you need a basement waterproofing system that will provide an effective, long-lasting solution. At Ohio Basement Authority, our patented basement waterproofing products are proven to eliminate water in your basement and ensure a dry, clean space.

Our experienced professionals will evaluate your home and recommend the right solutions for your needs, providing you with a custom system design for your home. If you're looking for the right basement waterproofing system, call us today at 1-844-266-8310 or click below to get started with a free estimate in Columbus, Springfield, Mansfield and the nearby areas.

Before and After
  • Keeping a Leaking Basement Dry with a More Reliable Waterproofing System in Pataskala, OH
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    Keeping a Leaking Basement Dry with a More Reliable Waterproofing System in Pataskala, OH
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    Keeping a Leaking Basement Dry with a More Reliable Waterproofing System in Pataskala, OH

    While homeowners in Pataskala, OH, have lived in their house since it was built six years ago, they recently noticed a problem in their basement after heavy rains. Water leaked into several areas, leaving behind wet carpet and drywall.

    The owners wanted to make sure their basement and home would be healthy and safe, so they started to research basement waterproofing systems. They found information about Ohio Basement Authority online and were eager to contact us for further guidance. One of our inspectors visited to complete a thorough evaluation of the leaking basement. Our inspector then presented the owners with some of our reliable basement waterproofing solutions.

    One of our crews, led by Foreman Valentin Rosales, first removed the existing drywall and insulation from the walls, and then began to install solutions including the WaterGuard interior drainage system, UltraSump Battery Backup System, CleanSpace wall system, and exterior IceGuard attachment.

    WaterGuard was placed in the sub-floor to catch seeping water from the walls and floor. Any water intercepted by WaterGuard is directed to the UltraSump system, which features two powerful pumps inside its liner along with an external backup battery. The UltraSump then pumps this water out of the home and away from the foundation. Additionally, an IceGuard was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line to prevent flooding from frozen or blocked lines.

    In place of the older insulation, we covered the walls with the CleanSpace wall system. CleanSpace typically is used to encapsulate crawl spaces, but it also is useful in basements. This thick and durable liner is completely waterproof, and it helps direct any seeping water from the walls down to the WaterGuard system in the floor.

    The homeowners are happy to now have a more reliable basement waterproofing system to help keep their home safe and dry for many years to come.

  • Waterproofing Upgrades Will Keep a Leaking Basement Dry in Canal Winchester, OH
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    Waterproofing Upgrades Will Keep a Leaking Basement Dry in Canal Winchester, OH
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    Waterproofing Upgrades Will Keep a Leaking Basement Dry in Canal Winchester, OH

    After seeing Ohio Basement Authority’s TV ads, homeowners in Canal Winchester, OH, reached out to us because they were interested in improving their exterior drainage system.

    The owners met with Inspector Avery Robertson who recommended upgrading the system by having one of our crews remove the above-ground pipes and place them in the ground.

    While he was at the home, Avery also took a look at the basement because the owners were concerned with water seeping in corners where the exterior drain lines were placed. Along with visible water intrusion and damage, Avery noticed there was an inefficient sump pump system that was failing to keep up with the seeping water. Avery then presented the homeowners with some reliable basement waterproofing solutions.

    Foreman Nate Klingenberger and his crew then waterproofed the basement with the WaterGuard interior drainage system and TripleSafe sump pump, as well as exterior IceGuard attachments and new drainage lines.

    WaterGuard is specially designed to sit in the sub-floor and atop the footing in order to accept seeping water from the walls and floor. This water is then directed to drain into the TripleSafe sump pump system. This system features three powerful pumps inside its liner, as well as an external backup battery.

    Additionally, IceGuards were attached to the exterior sump pump discharge lines to prevent flooding if the lines freeze or become blocked. Newer, thicker pipe was used for the exterior drainage lines. These lines were placed in the ground and directed to drain far enough away from the home’s foundation.

    The homeowners can rest easier knowing all of these trustworthy solutions will work together to keep their home safe and dry.

  • Sump Pump Upgrade and Other Basement Waterproofing Solutions Improve a Home's Health in Reynoldsburg, OH
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    Sump Pump Upgrade and Other Basement Waterproofing Solutions Improve a Home's Health in Reynoldsburg, OH
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    Sump Pump Upgrade and Other Basement Waterproofing Solutions Improve a Home's Health in Reynoldsburg, OH

    Homeowners in Reynoldsburg, OH, have lived in their house since it was built almost 40 years ago. Various repairs have been completed during that time, including installing structural steel I-Beams and sealing the walls to reinforce the cracking foundation walls. Water also leaked into the basement though these foundation wall cracks, saturating the walls and floor and leaving puddles and visible damage behind. This resulted in an unsightly and unhealthy basement.

    The homeowners’ son wanted to help his parents correct these issues so the basement and the rest of the home would be a healthy living environment. He knew he could count on one of his friends, an inspector with Ohio Basement Authority, to help him in this venture. One of our inspectors completed a thorough evaluation of the basement, and he presented his friend and the homeowners with several reliable basement waterproofing solutions.

    One of our experienced crews transformed the basement by installing the WaterGuard interior drainage system to catch any water that might seep through the wall and floor. The crew also replaced the older sump pump system with the SuperSump sump pump. The SuperSump features a powerful Zoeller ® 1/3 hp sump pump that can pump more than 2,000 gallons of water per hour out of a basement. This system was installed in the larger TripleSafe liner to allow for easy future upgrades.

    An IceGuard was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line, and this line was tied into new downspout conductor lines that were installed on the property.

    The CleanSpace wall system was used to cover the unsightly walls and help with waterproofing. Any seeping water will run behind the liner and down to the WateGuard system below. The CleanSpace liner also acts as a moisture and vapor barrier.

    The homeowners and their son now have peace of mind knowing these reliable solutions have helped create a safer living environment.

  • The Leaking Basement of an Older Home in Worthington, OH, is Permanently Waterproofed
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    The Leaking Basement of an Older Home in Worthington, OH, is Permanently Waterproofed
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    The Leaking Basement of an Older Home in Worthington, OH, is Permanently Waterproofed

    Homeowners in Worthington, OH, fell in love with the historic charm of their more than 100-year-old house a few years ago. However, they were concerned with water intrusion in the basement.

    They wanted to make sure the home would be a safe and dry living environment, so they contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company on our website. We met the challenge of waterproofing a stone basement head-on, and installed several permanent solutions that will always keep the basement dry.

    These included the WaterGuard interior drainage system and UltraSump Battery Back-Up sump pump system. These products create the perfect waterproofing combination because the WaterGuard catches any seeping water and directs it to the UltraSump, which pumps it out of the basement and away from the foundation. The powerful sump pump system was installed inside the larger TripleSafe sump pump liner for easy future system upgrades.

    New downspout conductor lines were also installed on the property, and an IceGuard was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line. An energy-efficient SaniDry XP dehumidifier was also installed to dry and filter the air, as well as prevent mold and reduce odors.

    The owners were also concerned with the stone walls, so the CleanSpace wall system was installed. CleanSpace is more commonly used to encapsulate crawl spaces, but this durable liner can also be installed on foundation walls. Along with improving the walls’ appearance, CleanSpace stops water vapor from permeating the walls and drains wall leaks.

    The owners were excited these various permanent solutions were installed so their home will be a healthier living environment for many more years to come.

  • Sump Pump and Other Waterproofing Upgrades Will Keep a Leaking Basement Dry in Hilliard, OH
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    Sump Pump and Other Waterproofing Upgrades Will Keep a Leaking Basement Dry in Hilliard, OH
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    Sump Pump and Other Waterproofing Upgrades Will Keep a Leaking Basement Dry in Hilliard, OH

    A tenant in Hilliard, OH, recently notified his landlord of water that was leaking into the basement. The owner of the home knew he could count on Ohio Basement Authority for the perfect solution. He previously chose to work with us on a crawl space encapsulation project in his personal home.

    After meeting with one of our inspectors, the owner was eager to again work with us on upgrading his rental property’s basement waterproofing system.

    Foreman Valentin Rosales and his crew then waterproofed the basement with the WaterGuard interior drainage system, UltraSump sump pump and CleanSpace wall system.

    WaterGuard was placed in the sub-floor and atop the footing to accept seeping water from the walls and floor. This water is then directed to the UltraSump sump pump system that was installed to replace the inefficient system. The UltraSump features two powerful pumps inside the sump liner, as well as an external backup battery that ensures the system’s continued operation even during power outages. CleanSpace also was placed on the walls to improve their appearance and assist with waterproofing. Any water that leaks inside the walls will automatically run behind the liner and into the WaterGuard system.

    The owner, as well as the tenant, is happy to have a more reliable waterproofing system to keep the home healthy and dry.

How our basement waterproofing system works

  • Drainage Systems

    The WaterGuard® basement drain system.

    We provide several varieties of perimeter drain and French drain systems, allowing us to adapt to every basement's individual needs. The specially designed systems trap water as it enters the basement and drains it to the sump pump, preventing standing water and pooling.

  • Sump Pumps

    TripleSafe® sump pump

    A sump pump is an essential aspect of every waterproofing system, which is why we use high quality, long lasting Zoeller® sump pumps. Our sump pumps come with unique liners that prevent clogging, as well as battery backup systems and a water level alarm.

  • Dehumidifiers

    SaniDry® Sedona

    Our energy efficient SaniDry® dehumidifiers represent the gold standard in basement dehumidification. These self-draining systems eliminate damp, musty odors and prevent condensation that can cause mold growth.

  • Waterproof Walls & Floors

    Waterproof floor matting

    Many homeowners use their basement as additional living space, which is why we provide waterproof basement flooring and wall products. These products are made from completely inorganic materials and will not be damaged by leaks or mold.

Together, this system provides complete protection from basement water issues. Our system design experts will help you get the right combination of products to fit your home's waterproofing needs. We also provide warranties on all of our products, give you added peace of mind.

Six reasons to choose Ohio Basement Authority

  1. Quality Products: We are the local member of the international Basement Systems® network, which has been installing patented, award-winning products for more than 30 years.
  2. Fast Installations: Our system installs quickly, with most projects completed in just one to two days.
  3. Experienced Crews: A crew of experienced workers will arrive to install your system quickly and professionally. Each one is a waterproofing specialist who dries basements every day.
  4. A Cost-Effective System: Our waterproofing system can be customized to fit your budget, and it costs about half as much as an exterior waterproofing system. We won't ever ask you to purchase products your home doesn't need.
  5. Local Company: Ohio Basement Authority is locally owned and operated and has been serving the Greater Columbus area for over 20 years. We're here to help whenever you need us!
  6. Free Waterproofing Quotes: We offer free waterproofing quotes to homeowners throughout our service area. We provide written, no-obligation quotes that are customized to your home's needs

Protect your home with our basement waterproofing system

Tired of dealing with a wet basement? The basement waterproofing experts at Ohio Basement Authority are here to help you get the right solutions for your home. Call us today at 1-844-266-8310 or contact us online to schedule an appointment with one of our basement waterproofing specialists and learn how our waterproofing system can keep your home dry. We offer free estimates on all our work in Columbus, Springfield, Mansfield, Westerville, Newark, Lancaster, Zanesville, Chillicothe, Marion, Dublin and the surrounding areas!

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our service area

We serve the following areas

  • Ava
  • Barlow
  • Bartlett
  • Belle Valley
  • Belpre
  • Beverly
  • Buffalo
  • Byesville
  • Caldwell
  • Cambridge
  • Coal Run
  • Coolville
  • Cumberland
  • Cutler
  • Derwent
  • Dexter City
  • Fairview
  • Fleming
  • Graysville
  • Hockingport
  • Kimbolton
  • Kipling
  • Little Hocking
  • Long Bottom
  • Lore City
  • Lowell
  • Lower Salem
  • Macksburg
  • Marietta
  • Mcconnelsville
  • New Concord
  • New Matamoras
  • Newport
  • Old Washington
  • Pleasant City
  • Portland
  • Quaker City
  • Reedsville
  • Reno
  • Salesville
  • Sarahsville
  • Senecaville
  • Stockport
  • Summerfield
  • Tuppers Plains
  • Vincent
  • Waterford
  • Watertown
  • Whipple
  • Wingett Run
Our Locations:

Ohio Basement Authority
911 Stelzer Road
Columbus, OH 43219
1-614-656-1622
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