Ron Rinkel

Doug Lacey's Basement Systems

Title: System Design Specialist

Ron Rinkel from Doug Lacey's Basement Systems

Ron has an extensive understanding of the waterproofing industry. Having worked in commercial and residential construction for 30+ years, Ron’s hands-on experience and knowledge has proven to be invaluable at Doug Lacey’s Basement Systems. Ron has also completed the Home Inspector Course, and Moisture Control Certification through the Professional Home Builders Institute (phbi.ca).

Ron’s enthusiasm and drive shine through with his primary goal of helping homeowners find the best solutions to their basement concerns, allowing them to get the most out of their home investment. Ron believes that understanding the problem will allow him to figure out the best solution to address the homeowners concern, leaving the basement in a healthy and safe condition that the homeowner can be excited with.

In his spare time Ron enjoys a variety of outdoor activities including golfing, hiking, skiing, and all things water sports.

Customer Reviews
About Me
  • By Michele T.
    Red Deer, AB

    "unknown at this time... will have to wait till spring melt/runoff"

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    By Michele T.
    Red Deer, AB

    unknown at this time... will have to wait till spring melt/runoff

  • By Kevin I.
    Red Deer, AB

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    By Kevin I.
    Red Deer, AB

  • By Amy R.
    Airdrie, AB

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    Airdrie, AB

  • By Michele W.
    Calgary, AB

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    Calgary, AB

  • By Gene K.
    Three Hills, AB

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    Three Hills, AB

  • By Gary S.
    High River, AB

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    High River, AB

  • By Tom A.
    Calgary, AB

    "Friendly, professional, helpful"

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    By Tom A.
    Calgary, AB

    Friendly, professional, helpful

  • By Kimberley G.
    Calgary, AB

    "Very satisfied"

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    By Kimberley G.
    Calgary, AB

    Very satisfied

  • By Evelyn H.
    Calgary, AB

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    Calgary, AB

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    Calgary, AB

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    Calgary, AB

Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Crack Repaired before Homeowners Take Holidays in Heritage Pointe, AB
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    Crack Repaired before Homeowners Take Holidays in Heritage Pointe, AB
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    Crack Repaired before Homeowners Take Holidays in Heritage Pointe, AB

    This homeowner in Northwest Calgary, Alberta contacted Doug Lacey's Basement Systems after finding a leak that was occuring in their basement. They removed some drywall and found a crack that was allowing water through and they could even feel a breeze of cool air!

    Wanting the work done before going on holidays, Doug Lacey's Basement Systems sent out a System Design Specialist to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specifically to repair the crack. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with a Bi-Directional CarbonArmor® kit. The kit consists of a series of carbon fiber strips secured across the crack and one elongated strip that follows the length of the crack thereby, significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. Overall, once the crack was fixed this customer was happy they made the call and were worry free to go on their holidays!

  • Radon Mitigation System in NW Calgary, AB
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    Radon Mitigation System in NW Calgary, AB
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    Radon Mitigation System in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Northwest Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned about high levels of Radon Gas found in the home. 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, they 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 the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of their concerns. From there our Radon Mitigation Specialist was able to install a sub-slab Radon Gas Mitigation System which draws the gas from beneath the basement floor slab and vent it outside of the home.

  • Seepage Issues Solved with New Waterproofing System in Coronation, AB
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    Seepage Issues Solved with New Waterproofing System in Coronation, AB
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    Seepage Issues Solved with New Waterproofing System in Coronation, AB

    This homeowner noticed there was water seeping in their basement foundation, where the wall meets the floor. Wanting to protect their home investment and remediate the issue right away they got in contact with the professionals at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home and performed an inspection and came up with the best solution for repair and provided the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of their concerns. Our Production Team then went to the home to install the brand new waterproofing system. Custom to this homes concerns the design included our 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. The system will discharge any water entering the sump pump basin 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. Lastly the Production Team will bury the discharge line complete with a bubbler pot which is hidden in the ground. 

  • Homeowner's Garage in Need of Lifting in Hanna, AB
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    Homeowner's Garage in Need of Lifting in Hanna, AB
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    Homeowner's Garage in Need of Lifting in Hanna, AB

    This homeowner in Hanna, Alberta contacted us with concern regarding their garage. The homeowner had mentioned that it was specifically the corner of the garage that was sinking. If water leaked into the garage it would pool within the corner and if the temperature went below zero the excess water would freeze the overhead door to the ground. This was an issue that needed to be fixed as soon as possible. A System Design Specialist was able to visit the homeowner and explain why utilizing our NEW PolyLEVEL® product was the perfect solution for this problem!

    PolyLevel® injection equipment isn’t bulky, enabling applicators to access confined areas. When properly injected, PolyLevel® is not as messy or disruptive as other slab and foundation-lifting techniques and can bear the full structural weight within about 15 minutes after the material is injected which means little disruption to this homeowner’s day. Our expert PolyLevel® Team was able to lift this homeowner’s garage slab back to its original position thereby significantly decreasing the possibility of excess water pooling within the garage again.

  • Multiple Foundation Cracks Repaired in Drumheller, AB
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    Multiple Foundation Cracks Repaired in Drumheller, AB
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    Multiple Foundation Cracks Repaired in Drumheller, AB

    This homeowner in Drumheller, Alberta contacted us with an area of concern. There were 3 cracks that needed to be injected within close proximity of one another. 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 went to the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to these cracks. The foundation cracks were repaired by our Production Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the cracks with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the cracks significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. This homeowner can now rest easy knowing the best solution for foundation crack repairs is in place!

  • Driveway in Need of a Repair in Stettler, AB
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    Driveway in Need of a Repair in Stettler, AB
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    Driveway in Need of a Repair in Stettler, AB

    This homeowner in Stettler, Alberta contacted us with concern over their sinking, uneven driveway. Both unappealing as well as being a tripping hazard, this was an issue that needed to be fixed. A System Design Specialist was able to visit the home and explain why utilizing our NEW PolyLEVEL® product was the perfect solution for this problem!

    PolyLevel® injection equipment isn’t bulky, enabling applicators to access confined areas. When properly injected, PolyLevel® is not as messy or disruptive as other slab and foundation-lifting techniques and can bear the full structural weight within about 15 minutes after the material is injected which means little to no disruption or downtime to this homeowner’s day.

     

  • This Homeowner had their Existing Sump Pump Upgraded in Stettler, AB
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    This Homeowner had their Existing Sump Pump Upgraded in Stettler, AB
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    This Homeowner had their Existing Sump Pump Upgraded in Stettler, AB

    This homeowner in Stettler, Alberta were looking to have their existing sump system upgraded because during heavy rainfall the water would pool within various areas of their basement. In order to aleive this problem this homeowner had contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist was able to visit the home and provide them with a FREE, no obligation quote on upgrading their existing sump system. Our Production Team was then able to then come to the home to install our popular 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.

    This homeowner was thoroughly pleased with the newly installed sump system.

  • Improving Wall Stability in Irricana, AB
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    Improving Wall Stability in Irricana, AB
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    Improving Wall Stability in Irricana, AB

    A homeowner in Irricana, Alberta noticed that he had a couple of cracks in his basement foundation. 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, these homeowners contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems for a fix.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation inspection and quote designed specific to address their concerns. The foundation cracks were repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the cracks with CarbonArmor®, a series of strips across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. 

  • Crawlspace Encapsulated in Keoma, AB
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    Crawlspace Encapsulated in Keoma, AB
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    Crawlspace Encapsulated in Keoma, AB

    This homeowner in Keoma, AB encountered issues with seepage in their crawlspace. Wanting to eliminate the water issues 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 this homeowners concerns. Our Production Team was then able to then come to the home to install CleanSpace® vapor barrier along the walls which prevents any future seepage through the walls.

  • Concerned About Moisture Found in the Basement in Clive, AB
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    Concerned About Moisture Found in the Basement in Clive, AB
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    Concerned About Moisture Found in the Basement in Clive, AB

    This homeowner in Clive, Alberta was concerned because they had discovered moisture build up on the basement floor after removing the carpet. The homeowner had placed a fan in their basement in hopes to dry any moisture that might be collecting. In search of the best solution to address their concerns, and protect their home investment, the homeowner 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 the homeowners concerns. 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 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 basin 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. This homeowner can now rest easy knowing that an efficient waterproofing solution is in place to protect their home investment. 

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

  • Growing Crack Repaired in SE Calgary, AB
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    Growing Crack Repaired in SE Calgary, AB
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    Growing Crack Repaired in SE Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Southeast Calgary, Alberta contacted us because a large crack was found on the exterior of their foundation wall. Concerned about the possibility of the crack growing even larger, they contacted the professionals 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 specifically to meet the homeowner's needs/concerns. 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. The Before photo features the crack from the exterior as the basement was finished, now this crack on the exterior is just cosmetic because it is repaired from the interior and will not allow water to pass through! 

     
  • Repaired Crack Stops Water from Leaking into a Home in SE Calgary, AB
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    Repaired Crack Stops Water from Leaking into a Home in SE Calgary, AB
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    Repaired Crack Stops Water from Leaking into a Home in SE Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Southeast Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack in their basement foundation wall. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, however when these cracks leak they can cause a huge mess and an immense amount of frustration. 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 went to the home to assess the situation and provided the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of the homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®.  CarbonArmor® a series of strips that are secured across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Foundation Crack Stabilized Utilizing Carbon Armor in SW Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Stabilized Utilizing Carbon Armor in SW Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Stabilized Utilizing Carbon Armor in SW Calgary, AB

    A Condo Management company in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack located in a basement wall. 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 went to the home to assess the situation and provide the Condo manager with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address the basement concern. The foundation crack was then 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.

  • Basement Wall Crack Repair in Calgary, AB
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    Basement Wall Crack Repair in Calgary, AB
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    Basement Wall Crack Repair in Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack located in the basement wall located at a window, ruining the existing insulation and drywall. 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 to 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 then 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.

  • Basement in Home in Need of Crack Repair in SW Calgary, AB
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    Basement in Home in Need of Crack Repair in SW Calgary, AB
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    Basement in Home in Need of Crack Repair in SW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Southwest Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack that has been leaking water every time there was a heavy rains. Even though cracks in Alberta are common when they leak they can cause a lot of mess and headache. In search of the best solution to repair their foundation wall, 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 specifically to repair the crack. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®. CarbonArmor® are a series of strips that are secured across the crack, significantly improving the overall stability of the wall. This homeowner can now rest easy knowing that the correct solution is in place for their home.

     

  • Fixing a Basement Wall Crack in Calgary, AB
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    Fixing a Basement Wall Crack in Calgary, AB
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    Fixing a Basement Wall Crack in Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the foundation wall re-leaking after a DIY repair attempt. 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 right 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!

  • Replacing a Failed DIY Crack Repair in Calgary, AB
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    Replacing a Failed DIY Crack Repair in Calgary, AB
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    Replacing a Failed DIY Crack Repair in Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the foundation wall re-leaking after a DIY repair attempt. 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 right 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!

  • Foundation Crack Repaired Utilizing Polyurethane Resin in SW Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repaired Utilizing Polyurethane Resin in SW Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repaired Utilizing Polyurethane Resin in SW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Southwest Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with an area in the basement that was leaking and they found that there was a crack. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, however when these cracks leak they can cause a huge mess and headaches. In search of the best solution to repair the crack, these homeowners contacted 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. The foundation crack was then repaired by one of our Production Foreman utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®.  CarbonArmor® a series of strips that are secured across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • SuperSump Pump Installation Takes Care of Water Issues in SW Calgary, AB
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    SuperSump Pump Installation Takes Care of Water Issues in SW Calgary, AB
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    SuperSump Pump Installation Takes Care of Water Issues in SW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Southwest Calgary encountered major water issues in their basement, they found their carpets were very wet. Wanting to eliminate this issue, 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 specific to address all of this homeowners concerns. Our Production Team was then able to then come to the home to install CleanSpace® vapor barrier along the walls which prevents any future seepage through the cinder-blocks. The wall vapor barrier drains below the existing floor slab where a SuperSump® sump pump system will discharge the water to the exterior of the home. 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. Once the cement dries on the new system in place the homeowners can rest easy knowing they have the best solution in place. 

  • Leaking Crack Repaired with Polyurethane Injection in SW Calgary, AB
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    Leaking Crack Repaired with Polyurethane Injection in SW Calgary, AB
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    Leaking Crack Repaired with Polyurethane Injection in SW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Southwest Calgary, Alberta contacted us because a crack was found within their foundation wall and it was allowing water to come inside the home. Concerned about the possibility of flooding 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 specifically to meet the homeowner's needs/concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service 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 this homeowenr can utilize the space without the worry of water pooling again!

     
  • Homeowner's Basement Floods When it Rains in NW Calgary, AB
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    Homeowner's Basement Floods When it Rains in NW Calgary, AB
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    Homeowner's Basement Floods When it Rains in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Northwest Calgary, Alberta had encountered issues with water entering their home when it rained. Interested in learning about what they can do to remedy the situation, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist was able to visit the home and provide them with a FREE, no obligation quote on installing a sump pump system. Our Production Team was then able to then come to the home to install our popular 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. This homeowner can now rest easy knowing that their basement is protected against any water that may enter it.

  • Foundation Crack Repair in NE Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repair in NE Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Crack Repair in NE Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the basement foundation. 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 went to the home to 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 then 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. 

  • Foundation Wall Crack Found in NW Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Wall Crack Found in NW Calgary, AB
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    Foundation Wall Crack Found in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Northeast Calgary, Alberta found a crack that was in the corner of their basement foundation that was  raising concern. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta, however when these cracks leak they can cause a huge mess and damage anything near by. In search of the best solution to address this concern they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    An appointment was arranged for one of our System Design Specialists to visit the home and and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of the homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was then repaired by our Service Team utilizing a Polyurethane Resin injection, followed by reinforcing the crack with CarbonArmor®.  CarbonArmor® is a series of strips that are secured across the crack significantly improving the overall stability of the wall.

  • Crack Repaired in a Home in NW, Calgary AB
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    Crack Repaired in a Home in NW, Calgary AB
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    Crack Repaired in a Home in NW, Calgary AB

    This homeowner in Northwest Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a crack located in the foundation wall. 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 for repair, they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to 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.

  • Repairing a Crack in a Basement Wall in NW Calgary, AB
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    Repairing a Crack in a Basement Wall in NW Calgary, AB
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    Repairing a Crack in a Basement Wall in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Northwest Calgary, Alberta contacted us concerned with a leaking crack located in their foundation wall. Cracks in foundation walls are common in homes throughout Alberta. It is usually a side effect of the natural curing process of concrete, however when they leak they can cause a lot of mess and a migraine of troubles. 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 specifically to address all of this homeowners concerns. The foundation crack was then 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.

  • Tripping Hazard Repaired Utilizing Polylevel in NW Calgary, AB
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    Tripping Hazard Repaired Utilizing Polylevel in NW Calgary, AB
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    Tripping Hazard Repaired Utilizing Polylevel in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner contacted us with concern over the sinking, uneven front walkway. Showing obvious sinking as well as becoming a tripping hazard, this was an issue that needed to be fixed. A System Design Specialist went to the home to meet the homeowner to explain why utilizing our NEW PolyLEVEL® product was the perfect solution for this problem!

    PolyLevel® injection equipment isn’t bulky, enabling applicators to access confined areas. When properly injected, PolyLevel® is not as messy or disruptive as other slab and foundation-lifting techniques and can bear the full structural weight within about 15 minutes after the material is injected which means little to no disruption or downtown to this business storefront. Finally an application of NexusPro is applied to the joint. A silicone-based sealant for joints and cracks specially engineered to provide long-lasting flexibility and to stand up to harsh weather conditions. Unlike traditional polyurethane sealants, NexusPro resists UV rays, which means it won't crack, bubble or dry. Now the homeowner does not have to worry about anyone tripping over the sidewalk!

  • Super Sump Installed to Prevent Seepage in NW Calgary, AB
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    Super Sump Installed to Prevent Seepage in NW Calgary, AB
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    Super Sump Installed to Prevent Seepage in NW Calgary, AB

    This homeowner in Calgary, Alberta was looking to get a sump pump installed in their home due to some water seepage issues. So they contacted Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.

    A System Design Specialist went to the home to assess the situation and provide the homeowners with a FREE, no obligation quote on installing a sump pump. Our Production Team then went 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. Now that the sum opump s installed the home owner will see no more water seeping in this area of the basement. 

  • Sump Pump Installation in Airdrie, Alberta
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    Sump Pump Installation in Airdrie, Alberta
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    Sump Pump Installation in Airdrie, Alberta

    This homeowner in Airdrie, Alberta had concerns with dampness and water in the basement, in search of a reliable solution they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems . Our System Design Specialist was able to assess the situation and propose a solution to address all of the homeowners concerns. The Production Team then installed our patented our TripleSafe™ sump system. Our most reliable sump pump system, the TripleSafe™ Sump Pump System, 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!

  • Existing System Upgraded in Airdrie, AB
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    Existing System Upgraded in Airdrie, AB
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    Existing System Upgraded in Airdrie, AB

    This homeowner in Airdrie, AB encountered issues with water seepage in their basement. Wanting to eliminate the water issues immediately they contacted the experts at Doug Lacey's Basement Systems.  

    A System Design Specialist was able to visit the home assess the situation and provide the homeowner with a FREE, no obligation quote designed specific to address all of this homeowner concerns. Our Production Team went to the home to install CleanSpace® vapor barrier along the walls which prevents any future seepage through the foundation. The wall vapor barrier drains below the existing floor slab where a SuperSump® sump pump system will discharge the water to the exterior of the home. A full-featured system, SuperSump® includes the best components available including a top-rated 1/3HP Zoeller® pump which is designed for reliability & high-volume pumping. Once the cement dries on the new system in place the homeowners can rest easy knowing they have the best solution for their situation!

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We serve the following areas

Our Locations:

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