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WaterGuard® Installation Directing Excess Water into the Sump System in Calgary, AB

This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta encountered issues with water entering their basement even though they already had a third party sump system installed. Wanting to eliminate the water issues with a permanent solution, and regain their valuable basement space, 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 quote on upgrading their waterproofing system. Our Production Team was then able to come to the home to install our patented WaterGuard® drainage system around the perimeter of the basement. 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 homeowners existing sump system. From there the water is redirected outside of the home.

Tying Together our CleanSpace® and WaterGuard® System to the Homeowner's Existing Sump System in SW Calgary, AB

This homeowner in Southwest Calgary, Alberta encountered issues with water leaking in through foundation cracks around the perimeter of their basement during heavy rainfall. Wanting to eliminate the water issues permanently in the basement and regain the usable space, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

A System Design Specialist was able 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 then able to then come to the home to install CleanSpace® vapor barrier along the walls which is a 100% waterproof plastic that's perfect for unfinished basement walls. With a 25 year warranty for wear and tear, it's durable, washable, and has anti-microbial protection called UltraFresh built right in! The wall vapor barrier ties into the patented WaterGuard® drainage system. 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 homeowner's existing sump system.

Basement Flood Results in a Sump System Install in NW Calgary, AB

This homeowner in Northwest Calgary, Alberta encountered issues with a water line breaking and the water leaking in through foundation cracks around the property's basement. Wanting to eliminate the water issues permanently, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

A System Design Specialist was able assess the situation and provide them with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specifically to address their concerns. Our Production Team was then able to then come to the home to install our TripleSafe™ 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. This homeowner can now rest easy knowing that the best solution for their situation is in place.

Homeowner Upgrading Their Existing Sump System in Stettler, AB

This homeowner in Stettler, Alberta encountered issues with their existing sump pump failing every time there was an influx of water. This excess water would start to pool in various areas around the basement. Wanting to eliminate the water issues with a permanent solution, and regain their valuable basement space, 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 quote on upgrading their sump pump. Our Production Team was then able to then come to the home to install our SuperSump® sump pump system. 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 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 ends off with a the LawnScape™ Outlet. The LawnScape™ Outlet is a pipe buried from the downspout to a special LawnScape™ outlet that lets the water out onto the surface while camouflaging the end of the pipe. The lid comes off for easy cleaning, minimizing maintenance for your home.

This homeowner can rest easy knowing they have the best basement waterproofing system available in place. 

 

No Room For Crack to Grow in SE Calgary, AB

This homeowner in Southeast Calgary, Alberta contacted us because a crack was found within their foundation wall on the exterior. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, it is usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. Concerned about the possibility of flooding and the crack expanding, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

A System Design Specialist went to the home and was able to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specifically to remedy this crack. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Production Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®. CarbonArmor® are a series of carbon fiber strips that are secured across the crack thereby significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. Now that the crack has been repaired, this homeowner knows who to call should he know anyone who has the same issue!

 

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5711 80 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2C 4S6
1-587-333-7854
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