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A Cold Springs, Kentucky homeowner was having problems with a bowing wall that was also seeping water into the basement. Austin, a Certified Inspector, recommended having PowerBraces installed to stabilize the wall. A BrightWall Paneling System to cover the walls and will also direct water down into the WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System. WaterGuard is a piping system that will intercept the water that is seeping into the basement and will drain it out of the basement through a drainage system, such as a TripleSafe Sump Pump System.
The PowerBrace System will stabilize the wall from settling and can be adjusted to potentially straighten the wall over time. The BrightWall really brightens up the basement and also keep the water from penetrating into the living space. The TripleSafe Sump pump system consists of a three pump system. A primary pump, and a secondary pump that would automatically turn on if the primary pump fails or it becomes overwhelmed. If the pump becomes overwhelmed both pumps will run together and can pump 6200 gallons of water per hour. The third pump is the battery back-up pump and will automatically turn on if there is a power failure.
A Highland Heights, Kentucky homeowner has a home with a block foundation that is about 100 years old. Water is seeping into the basement from the cellar so they called The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky for help with this problem. They met with a Certified Inspector, Steve, who recommended WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System, a SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System along with an UltraSump Battery Back-up System, and BrightWall Paneling System.
WaterGuard is a piping system installed along the foundation walls to intercept water that seeps into the basement. It will then be pumped out of the basement through a sump pump system, such as the SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System.
The SuperSump is a high-end 1/3 hp Zoeller cast iron pump. It includes the WaterWatch Alarm, the SuperLiner, and an Airtight Lid. The UltraSump Battery Back-up System is optional but highly recommended. This system will automatically turn on if there is a primary pump or power failure and comes with its own battery pack and charging station.
BrightWall Paneling system is 4x8 sheets of plastic paneling that not only cover the basement walls but drain water leaks down into the WaterGuard unseen. BrightWall is attached to the walls with drilled in fasteners and gives the basement a semi-finished look.
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At The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky, we continually strive to 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 permanently fix your home's basement, crawl space, and foundation issues.
The Basement Doctor of Central Kentucky is Newport, KY's trusted Basement Systems dealer, and has been providing homeowners of Lexington, Frankfort exceptional home improvement service since 1987.
If your Newport 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 home in Newport, Kentucky had a bowing wall that was also leaking water into the basement. After meeting with a Certified Inspector, the homeowner decided to have PowerBraces installed to stabilize the bowing wall. There is an adjustable screw on the PowerBrace that can be tightened over time and may be able to reverse the wall failure. To address the water problem in the basement the homeowner had BrightWall Paneling system, WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System, a TrenchDrain, a SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System, and an UltraSump Battery Back-up System installed.
BrightWall Panels are sheets of bright white plastic paneling that are permanently attached to the basement walls. The BrightWall Panels not only cover the walls but will also drain any wall leaks down into the WaterGuard.
WaterGuard Basement Waterproofing System is a sub-floor piping system that is used to intercept the water that seeps into the basement and then drains it into the sump pump system. A TrenchDrain is installed across doorways to allow water to flow in from the grated top.
The SuperSump Premier Sump Pump System includes 3 CleanPump Stands, the WaterWatch Alarm, an Airtight Lid with an Airtight Floor Drain, a SuperLiner. The UltraSump Battery Back-up System was also installed. This system will turn on during a pump or power failure to remove water from the basement.
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