Extra Wall Protection

Posted October 29th, 2014 in Uncategorized by NVBase1

When finishing your basement adding a layer of properly installed vapor barrier with your french drain system can add an extra layer of protection in the event of any unforeseen leaks.

Vapor Barrier





Bad Exterior Drainage Doesn’t Take Long…

Posted May 22nd, 2012 in Examples by charetted

2 year old drainage pipe from an improperly installed drainage system. It is always surprising how fast mud can fill up drain pipe if not properly installed.

Common Wall Leak

Posted May 22nd, 2012 in Examples by NVBase1

In a heavy rain this townhouse basement has water leaking thru (across) an exterior wall. You can see the white lines of salt deposits from the water erosion. These types of leaks are a very common occurrence with both heavy clay and sandy soils around the various areas of Northern Virginia. Fortunately we can fix it!