Water in The Basement

Water in The Basement

There are a number of reasons why there might find water in your basement; from the basement, leaks to pressure created by the water in the soil surrounding the foundation. Whatever the cause may be the result is undesirable.

Nonetheless, many of these risk factors are unavoidable, unless you have a proper and quality basement waterproofing system.

Grate Products, LLC is a renowned basement and crawl space waterproofing products/solutions manufacturing and distribution company operating since 2006. We offer a wide range of waterproof, durable basement waterproofing, remodeling, and finishing solutions for our customers. 

So if you are looking for a reliable basement waterproofing system choose our products. Click here to locate a Grate Products™ Certified Contractor near you for a speedy basement waterproofing service. 

Symptoms of Basement Water

  • Water coming up through concrete basement floor
  • Water near exterior foundation wall or stains on the foundation wall
  • Flooded basement with water covering all or most of the basement floor

Common Causes of Water in Your Basement

Symptoms of Basement Water
  • Rising groundwater and saturation during wet weather cause hydrostatic pressure, which pushes against the foundation and pushes water through cracks and openings in the concrete. This pressure can also cause the basement floor and walls to crack.
  • Leaky basement windows or clogged window wells
  • Overflowing gutters
  • Short downspouts
  • Landscape slope
  • Settled pavement
  • Roof leaks
  • Sump pump problems
  • Plumbing or appliance failure
  • Exterior drainage tile failure
  • Storm sewer backup 

Water/Wet Basement Prevention Solutions

  • Improve outside drainage by installing Grate Products™ drainage systems:
    • GrateDrain™
    • FastDrain™ (for contractors)
    • GrateTrench™ (bulkhead floor drain system)
  • Install or replace the sump pump. Grate Products have some great sump pumps to choose from (such as ST 1033 Submersible Pump, PS 3033 Submersible Pump, or PS 3050 Submersible Pump) to provide you reliable protection against basement flooding. 
  • Get PumpGeekTM. The PumpGeekTM (Patent Pending) can efficiently monitor the water conditions and protect your basement from seepage and flooding, which can cause mold, odors, and an unhealthy environment for you and your family.
  • Repair foundation cracks.

Why Choose Our Basement Waterproofing Solutions

  • Industry-leading products.
  • All kinds of moisture control and mold solutions for a healthy crawlspace and basement. 
  • High-quality sump pump systems.
  • Offer other kinds of drainage systems too such as GrateDrain System, FastDrain Drainage System, GrateTrench™ Entrance Drain
  • Team of expertly trained professionals, best methods, and equipment.
  • A full warranty available for all our products with proper yearly maintenance.
  • Professional installations of CrawlShield™ in about one day!

Let us help your home basement be livable again! Call us at 844-402-3555 or visit our contact page here to request a free estimate today!

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