The weight of the water in the soil around the foundation exerts pressure, forcing the water through cracks, gaps, holes, and around windows leading into the basement.
Keep your basement dry all the time. A TripleSafe® Sump Pump System (shown here), combined with a SaniDry® dehumidifier, represents the ultimate in basement waterproofing and humidity control.
Water problems in the basement can lead to mold and mildew growth, wood rot, and foundation damage. Here at Keystone Basement Systems, basement waterproofing is our specialty. Since 2003, we've fixed thousands of leaky, wet, damp, and musty basements in Pittsburgh and surrounding areas in Western PA, Northern West Virginia, and Eastern Ohio. We've built a strong reputation for being a trusted local basement waterproofing company by providing effective solutions and quality service.
We help keep basements dry using our exclusive, patented products, including the TripleSafe sump pump, WaterGuard drainage system, and SaniDry dehumidifier. Our waterproofing systems are installed by trained specialists and come with a transferable, lifetime warranty.
Contact us to schedule your free basement waterproofing consultation and estimate today.
There are some telltale signs to look for to help you determine if your basement should be waterproofed.
Water stains, mold, and rust are typical symptoms of leaky basements in PA, WV, & OH.
Symptoms of a wet or leaky basement include:
Any of these signs would tell you that you need to consider some waterproofing. If you ignore your basement water problem, you won't be able to safely use the basement for storage or a finished space.
Flooding is the most common natural disaster across Pennsylvania. Wet basements in Western PA, Northern West Virginia, and Eastern Ohio are often caused by heavy spring rains, summer thunderstorms, snow melt, and flash floods. When your basement floods, it's important to know why, in addition to understanding your options for repair. There are two primary factors that contribute to flooded or damp basements:
Our waterproofing specialists will be able to identify where the water in the basement is coming from and determine which waterproofing method and products are the most appropriate. They'll also be able to handle repairs on the exterior of the home, including extending downspouts to improve drainage around the foundation.
Our complete lineup of basement waterproofing products and basement waterproofing services includes all the solutions you need for a dry, comfortable, odor-free basement; no matter what's causing your issues. We offer a range of basement waterproofing repair solutions for Pittsburgh homes, including:
Our powerful sump pumps collect water and pump it safely out of your basement.
Our patented interior drainage systems provide a permanent solution against basement flooding.
The SaniDry basement dehumidifier controls moisture levels, reduces odors, and helps prevent mold and mildew.
CleanSpace provides protection against moisture coming through the foundation walls.
When you choose a basement contractor in the Basement Systems network like Keystone Basement Systems, you get a local company trained in and committed to the best waterproofing practices. With exclusive access to patented Basement Systems products, we can customize the right solution to address your specific basement or crawl space problems.
Benefits from hiring a Pittsburgh basement waterproofing contractor in the Basement Systems network include:
Your flooding, damp, or wet basement can cause more than just a headache; these issues can create bigger problems like mold, mildew, rot, structural damage, and risk of health problems.
If you think you have a basement waterproofing problem, contact us to schedule your free basement inspection and estimate today. Your certified waterproofing specialist will find the source of the problem and provide an estimate for the best basement repairs and basement waterproofing services for your home.
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