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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.

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!

 

Homeowner Tests Home for Radon , Decides to Mitigate Immediately in Lethbridge, AB

A homeowner in Lethbridge, Alberta contacted us concerned about high levels of Radon Gas found in the home after doing a test. Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that has become the second-leading cause of lung cancer, second only to cigarette smoke. Most soils contain uranium that, over time, decays to produce radium and polonium. Eventually, polonium is released with the radon, which creates a high toxicity level in the air and water that it infuses. In search of the best solution to address their concern, and protect their health & home, the homeowners contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

A System Design Specialist was able to visit the homeowner, assess the situation, and provide them with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of their concerns. From there our Radon Mitigation Specialist installed a sub-slab Radon Gas Mitigation System which draws the gas from beneath the basement floor slab and vent it outside of the home. This homeowner has taken the initiative to make sure the health and safety of his home and family is protected!

Crack in Foundation Wall Airdrie, AB

This homeowner in Airdrie, Alberta contacted us with saying "I have a hairline crack in my basement which leaks. I am wanting a free estimate on the cost of repair.". Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. Usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete. In search of the best solution to address their concerns, and protect their home investment, 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 designed specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was repaired by our Service Team 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 by Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

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Doug Lacey's Basement Systems
5711 80 Ave SE
Calgary, AB T2C 4S6
1-587-333-7854
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