Basements leak because of either hydrostatic pressure (water pressure building up beneath the floor) or water penetration through the walls. A&R installs interior perimeter drainage systems beneath the floor that a. Intercept the water as the water table rises and directs the water to a sump pump. b. Allows the water to run down the wall and pass into the drainage system through a space between the floor and the wall.
SUMP PUMP SYSTEMS
» Super Sump Pump
» Triple Safe
BRIGHT WALL PANELS
» Brightwall Panels
INTERIOR CRAWL SPACE DRAINAGE
Water can penetrate the foundation and collect in the crawl space. A&R installs craws space perimeter drainage systems that intercepts the water and directs it to a sump pump disposing of the water away from the house. We also install Basement System Clean Space Encapsulation Systems over the crawl space area and dehumidifiers to reduce moisture and odor.
» Clean Space
DEHUMIDIFICATION & AIR FILTRATION
EXTERIOR YARD DRAINAGE & DOWNSPOUT EXTENSIONS
Sometimes the cause of leakage into a basement or crawl space is simply cured by extending the downspouts away from the house or creating positive drainage away from the house.
WINDOW WELL REPAIR
Basement window wells sometimes collect water allowing it to seep in at the window. A & R can properly construct the window well so that it drains, preventing water build – up and leakage.
EXTERIOR BELOW GRADE WATERPROOFING
The cost of properly designed below grade waterproofing systems installed during construction is money well spent. Let A&R work with your architect and builder to design the right system to keep your new basement dry and useful!
Sometimes the only way to stop a basement leak is to excavate the foundation and install a below grade waterproofing system. A&R has the equipment and systems to solve your problems
Richmond Primoid has been serving the residential community since 1950 and in 1980, we established A & R Waterproofing to undertake all our waterproofing services. We are able to perform residential drainage systems, residential waterproofing, sump pump systems, residential dehumidification as well as home air filtration systems. As the oldest continuing residential waterproofing company in Virginia, not only are we able to provide a comprehensive set of waterproofing services, but we are also able to complete each job with incomparable efficiency. Our decades of experience gives us an edge in the market, making us better able to accommodate the specific needs of each home we work on. We know that home is where the heart is and it is our goal to help you keep that home in the best condition possible.
In a city that has quite a healthy amount of rainfall and snow each season, it is always better to be prepared than have your home suffer the consequences of inadequate waterproofing. We specifically cater to residential homes, so we know what it takes to protect your house from any water damage. Our team uses a combination of tools to make sure that leaks are contained and dealt with in a timely fashion before any real harm surfaces. We install interior basement drainage systems with dependable sump pumps and safety alarms. We also offer exterior below grade waterproofing membranes, crawl space drainage and the state-of-the art Sanidry dehumidifier and air filtration systems. Our additional services include yard drainage systems, downspout extensions, basement waterproof paneling systems and basement window enclosures.
In addition to our extensive services, Richmond Primoid also provides manufacturer’s warranties on all equipment and waterproofing systems we install. To ensure that all our clients receive the highest quality equipment and systems available on the market, A & R also extends transferable lifetime warranties on its interior drainage systems.
Working hard to protect your home not only makes it a safer place to live, but is also proving more cost efficient in the long run. The expenditures involved with repairing damage are far more of a financial liability than preventing harmful water perforations that could jeopardize the stable state of your home from the start. It is for these reasons that it has become essential for homeowners to pursue water protection, including the installation of residential drainage systems, residential waterproofing, sump pump systems, residential dehumidification as well as home air filtration systems.