The walls in this homeowner's basement were cracked in multiple areas. Along with the cracks, came the leaky, always wet basement. The FlexiSpan system was installed to repair the cracks and stop the leaks, followed by PowerBraces to support the bowing and cracking walls in order to stabilize the walls for good.
A Lexington, Kentucky homeowner had CleanSpace Encapsulation System installed in the crawlspace. Also installed was CleanSpace Drainage Matting, SilverGlo Insulation, and a SaniDry Sedona. This home also has a basement that had water intrusion and had WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System installed.
The CleanSpace Encapsulation system has a liner, similar to a pool liner, that is secured on the floors and walls of the crawl space to create a vapor-proof barrier. The White plastic really brightens up the crawl space!
A house in Lexington, Kentucky, had a wall in the basement that was bowing. The homeowner called The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky to find a solution to this problem. After meeting with a Certified Inspector, the homeowner decided to have the PowerBrace System installed to support the walls.
A PowerBrace is a steel I-beam that is secured tightly against the wall and attached to the floor and floor joists. There is an adjustable bracket at the top that can be tightened over time. This gradual tightening over time may be able to reverse the wall failure.
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At The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky, we not only adhere to the highest of industry standards, but we strive to continually be the industry leader in all home improvement and repair related services we provide to our customers. We only use state-of-the-art foundation repair & basement waterproofing products and technology that are designed to fix your home.
The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky is Lexington, KY's trusted Basement Systems dealer, and has been providing homeowners of Lexington, Frankfort exceptional home improvement service since 1987.
If your Lexington home's basement or crawl space is experiencing water issues, we have the solution you need. Our team of highly skilled basement and crawl space waterproofing contractors will properly install an interior drainage system so the water that enters your basement is pumped away before it can ever cause any damage.
Our team of highly trained foundation repair contractors have the ability to identify the exact structural or foundation related issues your home is facing. We only use the best, non-invasive methods to stabilize and repair your home's foundation.
A homeowner called The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky to find a solution to a problem with water that is seeping in along one wall of the basement. The basement has a block foundation and there was no sump pump installed. We installed the WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System and a SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System is installed to resolve these water problems for the homeowner. WaterGuard will intercept the water that seeps into the basement and then the SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System will remove the water from the basement. Call and schedule an appointment with a certified inspector to show you how this system works.
A 50-year-old home in Lexington was having problems with sloping floors so they homeowner called The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky to find a solution to this problem. The homeowner met with Matt, a Certified Inspector, who recommended that SmartJack Floor Supports are installed to resolve this problem for the homeowner.
SmartJack Floor Supports are installed by compacting a structural stone into the ground under the area that needs the support. A steel pier is cut to size and installed under the area that needs to be supported. There is an adjustable "screw" that is tightened to jack up the floor to the correct position.
A home in Lexington, Kentucky that was built in 1960 had a dirt and gravel floor with no vapor barrier. We installed a CleanSpace Encapsulation System that included a CleanSpace Liner, CleanSpace Drainage matting, SilverGlo Crawl Space Wall Insulation, and an EverLast Door. CleanSpace Drainage Matting and CleanSpace Liner provide a vapor proof barrier between the ground and the home. The SilverGlo Crawl Space Wall Insulation will reflect heat back into the crawl space and keep the floors warmer. The EverLast Door will give the homeowner easy access into the crawl space and keep moisture and debris from entering the crawl space. Keeping the crawl space dry will keep the mold and musty odors out of the crawl space and make the home more comfortable and healthier.
We installed an egress window in a basement in Lexington, Kentucky. An Egress Window is used to provide a means of escape from the basement in an emergency. Depending on the area that the home is located in, the building code may require you to have this type of window especially if there is a bedroom in the basement.
A homeowner in Lexington had recently purchased a home and needed floor supports. The homeowner met with Brice, a Certified Inspector, who recommended that the SmartJack Floor Support System is installed.
SmartJack Floor Support System is a high-capacity adjustable steel pier. SmartJacks are designed to stop settling and raise the floor back to the original position. After Footing has been set into place, the SmartJack is cut to size and installed under your sagging floor. The adjustable screw is used to jack up the floor. The SmartJack can be adjusted in the future if needed.
A Lexington, Kentucky homeowner has a home with a brick foundation. The homeowner was having problems with water seeping into the basement through the walls. We installed a WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System, along with a SaniDry Sedona and a TripleSafe Sump Pump System.
WaterGuard is our patented piping system that is installed along the foundation walls between the floor and wall to intercept water that is seeping into the basement. The water is then pumped out of the basement through a sump pump system, such as the TripleSafe Sump Pump System.
The TripleSafe Sump Pump System has three pumps. Pump one is the primary pump and will do the majority of the pumping. This pump is a 1/3 hp pump and is a reliable, efficient, smooth-running pump. The second pump is a 1/2 hp pump and this pump will start up if either pump one would fail or if it is having trouble keeping up with heavy water flow, this second pump will start up to help pump one. Pump three is the UltraSump Back-up Battery Pumping System. This pump will turn on during times of power failure or pump failure and will run on battery power. It comes with its own battery and charging station.
The SaniDry Sedona is a dehumidifier that filters and dries the air. Too much moisture in the air causes musty odors and encourages mold growth. Whatever is in the crawl space area of the home is also in the living area. Having a SaniDry will keep the moisture low and the filter removes mold spores, dust mite droppings, and particulates from the air.
WaterGuard Waterproofing System will intercept the water seeping into the basement and the TripleSafe Sump Pump System will pump it out of the basement. This will keep the basement dry and make the space usable for storage or extra living space without the worries of water intrusion. The SaniDry will filter and dry the air. This will keep the basement and the living area air dry and help to prevent mold and musty odors from forming making the home more comfortable and healthier place to live.
We installed an UltraSump Battery Back-up System in Lexington, Kentucky. The UltraSump Battery Back-up system will automatically turn on during times of power failure of primary pump failure. This gives the homeowner added protection against flooding and gives the homeowner time to resolve the problem before damage occurs. The UltraSump is a great addition to your basement or crawl space giving you peace of mind that your home is protected against flooding. Call The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky to see how this may be a great product for your home.
A homeowner in Lexington was having problems with water seeping into the basement. We installed a WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System and SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System. The WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System will intercept the water that is coming in and the SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System will pump it out of the basement. The homeowner will no longer have to worry about water causing problems in the basement.
A homeowner in Lexington was having problems with water seeping into a basement wall and called The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky for a solution to the problem. Our Certified Inspector recommended WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System and a SuperSump pump System. WaterGuard is a piping system that goes around the basement wall. It collects water that seeps in and drains it out of the basement using a sump pump system, such as the SuperSump Pump System.
If you have water seeping into your basement, call The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky to see how these products may be a solution for your basement water problems!
Andrew, a homeowner in Lexington, was having problems with water seeping in between the wall and floor of his basement. He called The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky for a solution to this problem. He met with Brice, one of our Certified Inspectors, who recommended a SuperSump pump and WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System.
A SuperSump pump system includes the most reliable pump available and has a WaterWatch alarm and the patented SuperLiner with Airtight Lid. The Airtight Lid helps keep the sump pump well neat and clean and nothing can fall into it. WaterGuard is a piping system that intercepts water at the perimeter and drains it away. WaterGuard, along with our other basement waterproofing products will give you the dry, comfortable basement you are looking for.
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