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Water in the basement or crawl space leads to mold, rot, musty odors and structural issues. It also leads to a reoccurring headache for you. Luckily, our trained experts are available to permanently fix the problem.
We will properly install a hidden drainage system in your Washington Court House basement and completely encapsulate your crawl space with CleanSpace vapor barrier. We are here to solve your basement waterproofing problem for you.
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Foundation problems destroy your Washington Court House home’s value and can be dangerous. Our in-house team of foundation repair and geo-technical engineers are here to help. We design and install the right solution and usually have the project finished in less than a week. You will have peace of mind as we provide a 25-year written warranty against defects on our foundation products.
Longtime homeowners in Washington Court House, OH, have been dealing with a constant problem underneath their house for years. They rarely go into the crawl space, but they were aware of water seepage and other unhealthy conditions in this area.
Finally motivated to address this issue once and for all, the owners started to research repair options. They were eager to contact Ohio Basement Authority after finding information about our company online. One of our inspectors then visited to evaluate the condition of the crawl space. Along with water intrusion, our inspector found failing and improper insulation and floor lining in the crawl space. The inspector then presented the owners with some of our reliable crawl space repair solutions.
After taking great care to remove the old insulation, lining and debris, one of our crews then waterproofed the crawl space with the SmartPipe drainage system and an UltraSump pump. SmartPipe was placed in the floor to intercept seeping water, and this water is then directed to drain into the UltraSump to be pumped out of the crawl space. An IceGuard also was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line.
The crawl space was then encapsulated in thick and durable CleanSpace liner. This liner fully seals the crawl space, acts as a moisture and vapor barrier, and helps insulate the crawl space. Additionally, a SaniDry dehumidifier also was installed to improve the air quality in the crawl space and throughout the home.
The owners can rest easier knowing their home will be a safer and healthier living environment because of these trustworthy solutions.
A farmhouse built more than 100 years ago in Washington Court House, OH, has stayed within the same family for many years. The owner recently discovered some concerning issues in the basement including evidence of water intrusion and damage. He wanted to make sure the home always would stay dry, so he began to research repair options.
The owner found Ohio Basement Authority’s website, and he was then eager to contact us for further guidance. He met with one of our inspectors who evaluated the condition of the leaking older home. Our inspector then presented the owner with some of our best waterproofing solutions.
One of our crews the installed the WaterGuard drainage system and UltraSump sump pump to keep the basement dry. WaterGuard is specially designed to sit in the basement’s sub-floor and atop the footing so it can intercept seeping water from the walls and floor. This water is then drained into the UltraSump sump pump to be pumped out of the home. The UltraSump features two powerful pumps inside its liner, as well as an external backup battery.
The owner is happy these reliable solutions were installed to help him create a safer and healthier home.
After living in his house for several years, a homeowner in Washington Court House, OH, had grown tired of and frustrated with dealing with a constant problem. He dreaded every heavy rainstorm because he knew he would have to spend a lot of time cleaning up the basement that continuously leaked and even flooded.
Motivated to address the issue once and for all, the owner began to search for repair options. He came across information about Ohio Basement Authority online, and he was eager to contact us to learn more about how we could help him. He then met with one of our inspectors who assessed the condition of the basement. Our inspector then recommended the perfect repair solutions.
One of our crews then waterproofed the basement with the WaterGuard interior drainage system, TripleSafe sump pump and exterior IceGuard attachments.
WaterGuard was placed in the basement’s sub-floor to intercept seeping water from the walls and floor. This water is then directed to the TripleSafe system. The TripleSafe is equipped with three powerful pumps inside its liner, as well as external backup battery. The latter ensures the system will always operate, even during power outages.
IceGuards also were attached to the exterior sump pump discharge lines to prevent flooding if the lines freeze or become blocked. These lines also were tied into new downspout conductor lines that were installed on the property and directed to drain to the street side curb.
The homeowner can rest easier knowing these trustworthy solutions will help keep his home dry for many years to come.
A homeowner in Washington Court House, OH, noticed a lot of moisture and water leakage in her basement. Her store-bought dehumidifier was not working as well as she hoped, so she called us to have a look.
Inspector Jim Pierpoint suggested installed WaterGuard, a SuperSump sump pump, and CleanSpace Liner. The homeowner decided to go with Jim's recommendations.
The installation crew, led by Foreman Jose De Jesus Tellez Ortiz, first installed the SuperSump System. This is a strong sump pump able to pump 2,200 gallons of water per hour. This also included an UltraSump battery backup which will keep the new sump pump running if it stops due to an electricity outage.
Then, they installed WaterGuard around the perimeter. This is an interior drain system designed not to clog with dirt and sediment from under the basement floor. It has holes on the sides to collect water from all directions, and a flange at the top to accept water running down the walls.
Finally, they installed CleanSpace Liner which acts as a moisture barrier between the basement and outside. This thick plastic liner allows water to run behind it and into the WaterGuard below. It also keeps out moisture and critters, and it's anti-microbial.
The homeowner is happy with these repairs, and is reassured knowing that her basement will stay healthy and dry for years to come.
They have lived in their house for 25 years, but it wasn’t until recently that homeowners in Washington Court House, OH, noticed a potential structural issue in their basement. One of the foundation walls was cracking and bowing inward, and it seemed these issues were worsening over time.
The homeowners were worried the wall could completely fail and collapse, resulting in significant structural and safety hazards. Hoping to find a permanent solution, they contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online.
We then installed one type of our many reliable foundation repair products. Four Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were placed on the problematic foundation wall. These heavy-duty, galvanized steel anchors permanently stabilize the foundation wall, and they offer the best opportunity to straighten the wall. Their unique design allows them to be adjusted for potential wall improvement.
The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing their forever home will be a safe and structurally sound living environment for many years to come.
Upon moving into their house, homeowners in Washington Court House, OH, notice several areas of the floor above the basement were sagging. Doors were also sticking, and they noticed cracks in the drywall.
These are all signs of settling that the homeowners wanted to address before any serious damage occurred. They contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online, and we helped them ensure their home’s stability.
After removing the failing support jacks and beams, we installed new girders that were further reinforced by several SmartJacks. These heavy-duty, galvanized steel supports permanently stabilize the floor joists and help raise the floor back to level. They also will not rust or corrode. They are designed to stop settling, but can easily be adjusted if any settlement occurs.
The owners now have peace of mind knowing this reliable repair solution has helped them create a safe and stable forever home.
After living in their house for 10 years, homeowners in Washington Court House, OH, began to notice structural problems in their home’s crawl space. They were concerned the sagging floors and failing walls would worsen and lead to bigger problems, so they wanted to make sure their house would be structurally sound.
The homeowners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online. We rebuilt a section of a crumbling foundation wall and installed two SmartJacks to stabilize and help raise the sagging floors. We also encapsulated the crawl space in durable CleanSpace liner. This liner completely isolates the home environment from the earth, acts as a moisture and vapor barrier, and helps insulate the crawl space.
The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing their home will be healthier and structurally stable for many years to come.
After living in their house for 27 years, homeowners in Washington Court House, OH, were thinking about selling their house. Before putting the home on the market, they knew they needed to address various health and safety issues within the home.
They noticed cracks in the drywall, sagging areas of the floors, and unpleasant odors. While they rarely go into the crawl space, they suspected these problems originated from this area under the house.
They wanted to correct these problems once and for all, not only for their well-being, but for the benefit of future owners. They contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online, and one of our inspectors recommended several permanent solutions.
To address water in the crawl space, we installed the SmartPipe drainage system that intercepts any seeping water. This water is then directed to the SmartSump sump pump system and pumped out of the crawl space and away from the home’s foundation.
The crawl space also was encapsulated in CleanSpace liner. This durable liner isolates the home environment from the earth, serves as a moisture and vapor barrier, and helps insulate the crawl space. A SaniDry CX dehumidifier also was installed to clean and filter the air, control humidity, and eliminate odors.
Several SmartJacks also were installed to permanently reinforce the failing floor joists and help raise the sagging floors back to level. One of the foundation walls in the crawl space was beginning to crack and bow, so four PowerBrace beams were installed to stabilize and help straighten this wall.
The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing these reliable permanent solutions have helped create a safer and healthier home.
After living in their house for several years, homeowners in Washington Court House, OH, began to notice problems with their existing sump pump system. They were concerned the discharge lines could be blocked, or potentially damaged from freezing during the winter.
Because they plan to live in the house for many years, having a safe and dry home is very important to the homeowners. Hoping to find a permanent solution to their sump pump issue, they contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through online resources like Angie’s List.
We replaced the older sump pump system with the TripleSafe system. This reliable system is equipped with three pumps inside the large sump liner, as well as an exterior backup battery. This ensures the sump pump system will always work to pump any water out of the basement, even in the event of power outages. IceGuards also were attached to the exterior sump pump discharge lines.
The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing these trustworthy products will help keep their home healthy and dry for many more years to come.
After living in their house for several years, homeowners in Washington Court House, OH, began to notice issues with their crawl space. They rarely go into this area underneath their house, but they wanted to make sure it would be healthier so the rest of their home would be a healthy living environment.
The homeowners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads, and one of our many qualified inspectors who completed a thorough evaluation of the property noticed water in the crawl space. He presented the homeowners with several repair options, and one of our expert crews installed a reliable crawl space waterproofing system.
This included the SmartPipe drainage system and SmartSump sump pump. Any seeping water will be intercepted by the SmartPipe system and directed to the reliable SmartSump. An IceGuard also was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line.
The homeowners have peace of mind knowing these reliable products will help them maintain a dry and healthy home.