Basement Waterproofing

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An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure…

In other words, you’re better off avoiding water damage through waterproofing than fixing the results of water damage that’s already occured.

Waterproofing takes many forms, and can be applied to a number of locations in a given home. Some areas where waterproofing is particularly important include:

  • Foundations
  • Basements
  • Exterior walls

Secure your home against future water damage today with comprehensive waterproofing solutions.

Our Waterproofing Services

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Pricing

Service Cost
1 Exterior Waterproofing $50 – $300+ per linear ft. (Cost depends on depth and access)*
2 Interior Waterproofing $50 – $200 per linear ft.*
3 Waterproofing Foundation Cracks $1500-$3000 (Cost depends on width and depth)*
4 Basement Waterproofing $6 to $8 per sq. ft. (Cost depends on materials and company)*
5 Mold Remediation $1000 – $100,000*
6 Waterproofing Newer Homes $2.75 – $4 per sq. ft. *

*Please note that all prices are approximate and may vary based on the specifics of a project.

Exterior Waterproofing Services

Not all water damage issues come from within your home. Exterior waterproofing the first step in proactively protecting your home from water infiltration.

At DGI Waterproofing we use state of the art techniques and high-quality materials to create a watertight barrier around your property’s exterior. Give yourself peace of mind that a heavy rainfall won’t end up settled on your basement floor.

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Step Description
1 Initial Assessment Conduct a thorough examination of the property’s exterior to identify weak points.
2 Soil Removal Carefully excavate the soil around the foundation to expose the entire exterior wall.
3 Cleaning and Sealing Clean the foundation surface and seal any visible cracks with a high-quality waterproof sealant.
4 Installation of Drainage Board Affix a drainage board to enhance water diversion away from the foundation.
5 Waterproof Membrane Application Apply a durable waterproof membrane to create an additional barrier against water intrusion.
6 Backfilling Gradually backfill the excavated area with gravel to promote proper drainage.

Basement Waterproofing Services

Leaky Basement Problems? Keep Your Basement Dry and Functional with DGI. In addition to being unpleasant, a damp basement can lead to a host of issues, including mould growth, structural damage, and compromised indoor air quality.

Whether you’re dealing with minor moisture problems or looking to avoid severe flooding, our experienced basement waterproofing contractors will help keep your basement dry and comfortable. We only use high-quality waterproofing solutions to seal basement walls and floors to protect your belongings from water damage.

dgi internal waterproofing
Step Description
1 Comprehensive Inspection Conduct a meticulous inspection of the basement to identify existing water-related issues.
2 Crack Repair Utilize epoxy injections to fill and seal cracks and leaks in the basement walls and floor.
3 Interior Waterproof Coating Apply a multi-layered waterproof coating to the interior surfaces for added protection.
4 Installation of Drainage System Integrate an interior drainage system, such as a French drain, for efficient water removal.
5 Sump Pump Installation Install a sump pump with a reliable backup system to manage any potential water accumulation.

Waterproofing Foundation Cracks Services

Shoring up your foundation by filling in individual cracks prevents water from seeping into your home from outside.

Groundwater is a significant source of flooding, and the first line of defence against it is a solid, gap-free foundation.

We use top-grade materials and our wealth of experience to make sure your home’s base is secure. Protect your home. Waterproof your foundation.

dgi waterproofing foundation cracks services
Step Description
1 In-Depth Crack Assessment Use advanced technology to assess the depth and extent of foundation cracks.
2 High-Pressure Injection Employ high-pressure epoxy injection to effectively fill and seal foundation cracks.
3 Structural Reinforcement Implement measures such as carbon fiber straps or steel braces to reinforce the foundation structure.
4 Post-Repair Inspection Conduct a post-repair inspection to ensure the efficacy of crack sealing and structural reinforcement.

Waterproofing Newer Homes Services

Newly built homes are still vulnerable to water damage. Even with modern building techniques, it is often the case that some degree of additional waterproofing is required. Having a home built is a significant investment, and you should take steps to protect it. Our team can help you to identify weak points and shore them up to preserve your home’s value and liveability. 

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Step Description
1 Pre-Construction Collaboration Collaborate with builders during the pre-construction phase to integrate waterproofing measures seamlessly.
2 Advanced Materials Application Apply state-of-the-art waterproofing materials, such as elastomeric coatings and drainage membranes.
3 Quality Assurance Inspection Conduct a thorough post-construction inspection to verify the effectiveness of waterproofing measures.
4 Client Education Provide homeowners with a comprehensive understanding of the installed waterproofing features and maintenance tips.

Frequently Asked Questions

Because there are few forces more destructive to a home than uncontrolled water. A lack of proper waterproofing exposes you to costly, difficult to solve issues including structural problems, mould growth, and poor indoor air quality. 

The most common locations for waterproofing are your home’s exterior, interior spaces, basements, foundation crack repair, and crawl space encapsulation. Each of these areas can be an important part of maintaining a safe, dry home.

No, waterproofing is necessary for homes of all ages. Even newer homes can experience water infiltration due to poor drainage, foundation cracks, or faulty construction. Regular inspections and preventive waterproofing measures are essential to maintain the integrity of any property.

Yes, waterproofing your basement can increase your home’s value significantly. A dry, functional basement adds usable square footage to your home, making it more appealing to potential buyers and enhancing its market value.

Yes, waterproofing can contribute to energy efficiency by sealing gaps and cracks that span from outside to within your home. By preventing drafts and maintaining a consistent indoor temperature, waterproofing can reduce the strain on HVAC systems, leading to energy savings over time.

While waterproofing can be performed year-round, it is often recommended to schedule projects during dry weather conditions. Dry weather allows for optimal curing of sealants and coatings, ensuring the effectiveness and longevity of the waterproofing solutions.

Exterior waterproofing methods, such as installing drainage systems and sealants, might require minor adjustments to landscaping. However, experienced waterproofing professionals can minimize disruptions and restore landscaping after the project, ensuring your property looks as good as new.

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Protecting your property from water-related issues is our expertise. DGI Waterproofing offers professional solutions in both waterproofing and water damage restoration.

DGI Waterproofing Services

Your Trusted Partner for Basement Waterproofing

Don’t let water damage compromise your property’s integrity.

Contact us today for expert waterproofing services. Protect your investment and ensure a dry, secure environment.

Get a Quote Now Call Us: (647) 483-2455