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Mt. Juliet Basement Waterproofing

Comprehensive Basement Waterproofing Services in Mt. Juliet, TN

In Tennessee's humid climate, homeowners face the constant threat of water damage caused by leaky basements. Whether due to cracks in basement walls or moisture accumulation beneath basement floors, your home is susceptible to serious consequences if it lacks a dependable waterproofing system. Proactively installing a dependable waterproofing system can help you solve existing moisture problems as well as prevent future issues. 

United Structural Systems can help keep unwanted water in your basement from jeopardizing your home’s stability, livability, and value. Since 1994, homeowners and business owners have trusted our foundation repair company to protect their properties from high humidity, leaks, and flooding. Our Mt. Juliet basement waterproofing solutions are tailored to your unique needs and are designed to address a full range of moisture intrusion issues. If you are currently dealing with water damage, our technicians can explain the nature of the problem and why we are recommending a particular solution. We are so confident in the quality and reliability of our waterproofing services that we offer a transferable, no-hassle guarantee, meaning you can rest easy knowing your basement is in good hands. 

Concerned your basement may be experiencing water penetration issues? Do not delay: Contact us online or give us a call at (615) 307-9510 to request a free estimate today. 

Warning Signs of Basement Moisture Intrusion

Water damage can be costly and dangerous to your home's foundation and your family's health. Detecting the warning signs of basement water intrusion early on can help prevent major problems down the line.

Get in touch with our Nashville basement waterproofing professionals right away if you notice any of the following indicators of moisture infiltration:

  • Cracks in your basement’s concrete floor
  • Wood rot
  • Efflorescence forming on your basement walls
  • Exacerbated allergy symptoms
  • Mold and mildew
  • Musty, unpleasant smells emanating from your basement 
  • Puddles or standing water
  • Unexplained increases in your power bill
  • Unusually high humidity

What Is Causing Moisture Intrusion in My Basement? 

Basement moisture can be the result of one or more factors, and you must accurately determine the underlying issue before you can implement an effective solution. Our technicians are deeply familiar with the many potential causes of water intrusion and know what to look for. We will thoroughly inspect your property to find the root cause of the problem. 

We are prepared to resolve any of the following causes of basement moisture intrusion:

  • Cracks in the foundation or basement walls
  • Excessive condensation
  • Drainage system issues
  • Foundation walls built below the water table
  • Gutter system problems
  • Ground water entering through floor cracks
  • Hydrostatic pressure
  • Improper slope or grading
  • Leaking window wells

Basement Waterproofing, Explained

Several techniques are used to waterproof basements and prevent unwanted water and moisture from making their way into your home or commercial building. Generally, you will need to consider either an interior drain system or an exterior water management system. Both are dependable options, but the nature of your property and its moisture issues will determine the optimal approach. After evaluating your property’s needs, we will advise which solution is best. 

Interior Drain Systems, Explained

Hydrostatic pressure is often to blame for a wet basement. An interior drain system can keep moisture from damaging your home by redirecting groundwater to a low point. A sump pump will then remove it through a discharge line. These systems are often ideal for homeowners with unfinished or finished basements. 

External Water Management Systems, Explained

Alternatively, you can partially resolve problematic hydrostatic pressure by directing water away from your basement with an exterior drain system. An external water management system keeps water away from the foundation via a strategic combination of water-diverting pipes, waterproof liners, and gravel-filled trenches. This approach may be combined with an interior drain system for the ultimate protection for any basement, finished or unfinished. 

Crawl Space Encapsulation, Explained

Not all homes necessarily have a basement. Instead, your property may have a crawl space, which functions like a basement but has a dirt floor and is exposed to the elements. This makes it especially susceptible to water penetration, which can lead to mold growth, high power bills, and other habitability concerns. 

You will likely need to take steps to waterproof your crawl space with an interior drain system just like you would a regular basement. Crawl space encapsulation, while not a waterproofing method, is a proven method that effectively seals the area and keeps water from getting inside. If you are not sure where your crawl space is or if you need to be worried about it, we are prepared to provide tailored guidance. 

How Much Will Waterproofing My Basement Cost?

There is no easy way to predict how much it will cost to waterproof a basement, as the cost will vary based on the size and specific needs of your property. We do not throw out potentially inaccurate guesses based on the layout of your home. Instead, we will come to you, assess your basement, and review what we think it needs to resolve existing water damage and avoid future problems. We operate at the highest levels of integrity and will never attempt to sell you a repair or solution your basement does not need. We will help you understand why the solution is what the solution is as well as what goes into determining its cost. Remember, our Mt. Juliet basement waterproofing services come with a transferable guarantee, most with a lifetime warranty, and you will never be asked to pay until the job is completed.

Our team is also cognizant of the reality that basement waterproofing may not be a planned expense. Do not worry: We are happy to offer financing options and will work with you to create a cost-effective plan that addresses your needs while keeping in mind your budget. USS accepts all major credit cards as well as personal checks. 

Excess moisture infiltration can cause serious consequences that impact the habitability of your home or business, so do not wait to explore your basement waterproofing options. Contact us online or call (615) 307-9510 to discuss your situation with us today. 

Hear from happy customers

  • “Robert Elam with USS is a wealth of knowledge and an incredible asset to all professionals that need this level of expertise in their corner.” Monte Mohr/Owner/Realty ONE Group Music City
  • “I have rarely dealt with any company that comes close to USS in the quality of work they do, and in the honesty, ethics, character, and integrity of their company, staff, and repairmen.” Sandra
  • “USS is my go-to vendor for everything related to foundation concerns and repairs!” M.E. Myhre - Compass Realty
  • “If you need foundation repairs this company definitely has your best interest at heart and are very straight forward and honest to deal with.” JV
  • “A fantastic result. When completed, this "crawl space" will become a 1500sf suite with 9'6" ceilings. Could not have done this without USS.” Rob B.

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