Wondering whether you should get basement waterproofing done before or after finishing your basement walls?
We have the answers and services you need!
You may be anxious to finish your basement to make the space more appealing, but it’s important to take the proper measures before finishing. It would be a terrible circumstance to finish your basement and have to re-do some of the work because of a waterproofing issue. Before you finish your basement, you should make sure all waterproofing systems are put in place to avoid bigger, more expensive issues in the future.
Even if it is a newer home with no signs of previous water damage or entry, finishing a basement is a substantial financial obligation. An obligation that you want to last for the life of the home and its inhabitants. Basements are naturally susceptible to water problems based on their location and design, which makes waterproofing a valuable investment to protect your home from future damage.
The soils surrounding your foundation are constantly settling and shifting, which can cause cracks to form over time. While there may be no signs of water now, that may not be the case in 5 years, 10 years, or 25 years. Proactively waterproofing a basement with a MidAmerica Basement Systems waterproofing system will ensure that the only reason you’ll have to rip out the carpet, is if it goes out of style!
MidAmerica Basement Systems warranties their full-perimeter waterproofing system for the life of the home. This warranty is transferrable to the new home owner, should the home be sold. That is standing behind our work!
MidAmerica Basement Systems offers the full solution to finishing the basement to create livable space as well! Options for walls, ceilings, and flooring, all specifically engineered for use in a basement, and designed to co-exists with a basement waterproofing system. Contact us today for your free quote!