Sump pumps are a highly effective method of dealing with extreme water retention in your basement. If water is pooling due to heavy rainfall, or your property is at risk from floods, then a sump pump is highly recommended in order to channel the water outside effectively. Sump pumps may also be used to increase the effectiveness of drainage systems such as weeping tiles.
The sump pump installation process is relatively straightforward, although it requires a technical approach. We use the latest sump pump systems which are more reliable than ever, and pump water quickly out of your basement.
We can work with your current drainage systems, or can install new ones. These drains will lead water towards the sump pump, which will be positioned at the lowest spot in the basement, so that water will easily flow towards it. A sump pit is often installed along with the pump, which helps to collect the water in the right place, while protecting the pump from clogging up with debris.
The sump pump can be installed at or below ground level, depending on what is suitable for your home, and what is preferable for you. Pumps beneath the ground are well concealed, but access for maintenance is more difficult, and the costs can be greater.
Once installed, the system is sealed airtight, and water will flow through the drainage, into the sump pit, and be taken out of your home by the sump pump.
Sump pumps are a highly effective solutions in the case of floods, and can channel excessive water out of your home quickly. They are also useful for dealing with extra water flow from weeping tile in the case of very heavy rainfall.
If pools of water ever gather in your basement, then a sump pump installation would be highly beneficial for you. Those who really need a sump pump, will probably already know about it!
As well as being incredibly useful for dealing with extreme conditions, sump pumps can be integrated with weeping tile drainage systems in order to make them more effective, or can be added to other waterproofing solutions as a fail safe. We might suggest this to your basement suffers bad leaks of pools of water.
Direct Waterproofing provide astounding effective waterproofing and water management solutions in Ontario. Our sump pump installation comes with a 25 year warranty, and we use the highest grade of pump system and drainage to create an effective solution that relieves you from the stresses of flood and rain damage. You can get back to enjoying your home again!
Water from heavy rain and floods can damage your basement, and cause many problems ranging from damp patches, to mold, to water pools. Keeping your basement free from these troubles is very important. Direct Waterproofing can install top grade sump pump systems which protect your home.
Sump pump systems are mainly used in order to free your home from serious water damage. If a lot of water tends to find its way into your basement during floods or heavy rains, then a sump pump is a fast and reliable means of channeling the water safely out of your home, and away from your property. You don’t want to be bailing out your home by hand with a bucket!
For those who suffer from such flood damage, sump pumps systems are a necessity. They will protect your home. But they are also incredibly useful when installed as part of an interior waterproofing solution, to provide an extra boost to the water control. They are also becoming increasingly common as a precautionary measure.
A highly effective and efficient solution, sump pumps systems can pump high volumes of water out of your home really quickly. It is fixed at the lowest point in your basement or crawl space. A sump pump is constructed, and the pump installed inside. Water collects in the pit, and the pump disposes of it, carrying it safely away.
Sump pumps are often combined with weeping tile drainage systems. This combination can make for a full interior water control method.
Our sump pump systems are of a superior quality, and are professionally installed so that they offer the best protection against flooding in your basement. Here are some of the advantages of having Direct Waterproofing install your sump pump system: