Water that makes its way into a basement or crawlspace can cause significant damage to Rochester, MN homes. The most common way for water to get into these spaces is by seeping through cracks found in the foundation of a building. Water can even work its way up into a home through openings made for pipes and vents.
Moisture promotes mold growth, and mold is known to cause serious health issues for occupants of a home. Water damage to furniture and flooring can be costly to repair, so it is recommended that Rochester, MN residents be proactive about protecting their homes from water by opting for basement waterproofing services. Homeowners who are already facing the damage caused by water, settling soils, and other issues can also contact American Waterworks for foundation and crawl space repair services.
While your basement is lined with concrete to help keep moisture out, the soil that is directly below and around your basement contains water that can seep into your home through cracks in the floor and walls.
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American Waterworks provides basement waterproofing services to clients in the Rochester, MN area. We use the WaterGuard System to provide exceptional results when it comes to keeping moisture out of your home. This proven system has been developed by the Basement Systems network.
We also install a wide variety of other Basement Systems products, including sump pumps, dehumidifiers, basement wall options, water heater flood rings, and much, much more! No matter what water problem you're facing, we have the appropriate basement waterproofing solution.
Cracks in your foundation can cause major issues over time. Water seepage is one possibility, but people who live on dry soil risk having their home's structural integrity deteriorate substantially when the foundation of their home has settled or cracked.
American Waterworks provides foundation repair for people in Rochester, MN and the surrounding areas by utilizing the innovative SmartJack Crawl Space Foundation Support System. This system uses steel beams instead of concrete to provide exceptional support. Installation takes about one day, so you do not have to be displaced or disturbed for a long period of time when you opt for this solution.
Our other foundation repair products include:
A weak soil base is a common cause of soil erosion in Rochester, MN made worse with changing seasons. As the soil shifts, so does any concrete above it, creating uneven, cracked driveways, sidewalks, and concrete paths around your home.
While several common methods, such as slab jacking, slab leveling, concrete lifting, and grout pumping may delay further damage, American Waterworks implements the PolyLEVEL system to ensure that damage is reversed and prevented in the future. PolyLEVEL works by injecting two fluids into the ground that mix together inside every crevice and void under the affected areas then expand into a high-density foam, binding together any lose ground and raising damaged surfaces to their proper places.
Moisture can cause mold growth and deterioration in your crawl spaces. Crawl space encapsulation is an effective solution provided by American Waterworks. Your Rochester, MN home can be protected from moisture, pests and temperature fluctuations with the CleanSpace Crawl Space Vapor Barrier System. The system provides many benefits, including:
Are you ready to protect your home from moisture, cracks and other issues that lead to deterioration in Rochester, MN? American Waterworks has the tools and expertise needed to provide effective basement waterproofing, foundation repair, concrete leveling, and crawl space repair solutions. Schedule a free estimate with us today!
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