Doug Lacey's Basement Systems Before & After Photos

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Flood Occurs During Heavy Rainfall in Swift Current, SK

This homeowner in Swift Current, Saskatchewan encountered issues with water leaking in through the foundation walls around the perimeter of their basement during heavy rainfall as well as where the wall and floor meet it seemed to have a drop in temperature. Wanting to eliminate the water issues in the basement and get a permanent solution for their long-time family home, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

A System Design Specialist was able to visit the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of the homeowners concerns. Our Production Team was able to then come to the home to install our ThermalDry® Radiant Wall System. The ThermalDry® System protects the basement from moisture and water that passes through concrete foundation walls. This product serves as both a vapor barrier and also as a way to redirect water leaking through the basement walls into the patented WaterGuard® drainage system below. The WaterGuard® Below-Floor Drain System is designed with a built-in wall flange, which extends up your basement wall by 3/8", capturing any water leaking from the walls will move downward and behind this flange where it is then directed to the TripleSafe™sump pump system. Our most reliable sump pump system, the TripleSafe™ provides three levels of protection for your basement and your peace of mind. For normal functioning, the TripleSafe™ has a powerful, cast-iron Zoeller® ⅓ horsepower sump pump set at the lowest level. For heavy volumes of water or in case of primary pump failure, a second, more powerful Zoeller® ½ hp pump set a bit higher in the liner will take over. In case of a power outage, our UltraSump® battery backup sump pump, set at the highest level, will pump 11,500 gallons or more on a fully charged battery. From there the system will discharge any water entering the sump pump to the exterior of the home passing through our patented IceGuard® system, an anti-freeze fitting that is installed outside of your home and ejects water away from the foundation in the event that the sump pump discharge lines freeze or become clogged. And finally the discharge line has been buried below-grade out of plain sight ending off with a Bubbler Pot that is installed flush with the grass. This makes for easy cleaning and the homeowner can mow right over it without having to worry about hitting it.

Floor Replacement in Langdon, Alberta

This homeowner in Langdon, Alberta had encountered issues with major cracks and heaving in his floor. During heavy rainfall water would start pooling in the basement even though the homeowner had their own sump pump system in place. Wanting to protect their home investment and eliminate the issues with a permanent solution, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems. 

A System Design Specialist was able assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quoteOur Production Team was then able to then come to the home to install a SuperSump® sump pump system (not shown in the pictures). A full-featured system, SuperSump® includes the best components available including a top-rated 1/3HP Zoeller® pump is designed for reliability & high-volume pumping. From there the Production Team did a full floor replacement. The homeowner can now rest easy knowing they have a full usable space again.

Basement Waterproofing in Calgary, Alberta

This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta had concerns with their damp, wet basement. In search of a solution they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems . Our System Design Specialist was able to assess their situation and propose a solution to address all of the homeowners concerns. The Production Team installed DMX wall wrap to capture any seepage entering which then channeled down into our patented WaterGuard® drain system. All tying into a SuperSump® sump pump system, the homeowners can now rest easy knowing they have the best waterproofing solution in place. 

Concrete Lifting and Leveling in Calgary, Alberta

This homeowner contacted us with concern over the homes sinking front walkway, leaving a large unsightly gap between the steps Utilizing our new NEW PolyLEVEL® product our team was able to address the homeowners concerns by lifting the walkway back level with virtually no mess compared to traditional mud jacking alternative.

Basement Crack Repair in Calgary, AB

This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack located in the basement wall, ruining the existing insulation and drywall in place. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete, however when they leak they can cause a lot of mess and headache. In search of the best solution to address their concern, and protect their home investment, these homeowners contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

A System Design Specialist was able assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was repaired utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing the best solution for foundation crack repairs is in place!

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Doug Lacey's Basement Systems
5990 51st Street SE
Calgary, AB T2C4M9
1-587-333-7854
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