What To Expect From A Waterproofing Job
Maryland residents have a can-do attitude that dates back centuries. Today, the nearly 6 million who live in the area have seen their fair share of issues – large and small. And over the years, most have learned that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Here at AA Action Waterproofing, we agree with that, and we think it’s important that you take the time to waterproof your basement before you experience leaks. That way, you avoid larger repair bills and miss out on the damage that flooded basements can cause.
However, taking a minute to understand just what you can expect to happen during a waterproofing job is important. That way, you’ll get a clear idea as to what will happen from beginning to end. While no two jobs are the same, there are a few things that you will likely experience during the process. Here are some of them:
- It will usually begin with a consultation and estimate. One of our experienced waterproofing technicians will take a look at your home and determine what steps need to be taken. They’ll discuss solutions and options with you and help give you an idea as to what the costs will be. Then, you can decide what you should do.
- We may also offer some advice on other aspects of your home that might impact your basement waterproofing – things like the slope of your property or interior pipes, for instance.
- Once you approve the process, our team will start working on waterproofing your basement. This may include repairing cracks in foundation walls, utilization of waterproofing membranes over the walls, installation of sump pumps, and more. The key thing to remember is that once we start a project, we stick with it until it’s finished and your home is protected from the elements.
- After we’re finished, we check with you to ensure that everything is completed to your satisfaction. From there, all you have to do is relax and know that your home is safe and protected from water.
There are lots of different things you might experience during a waterproofing job, but the four steps above are the most common and will form the basics of what to expect. Contact us today to get started waterproofing your basement and enjoy the peace of mind it can bring.