Indianapolis Basement Waterproofing: The Health Perils from Underneath

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the young, old and sickly members of the family suffer more from indoor air pollution than outdoor. The American Lung Association states that source control is the only way to reduce these potentially harmful pollutants in the air. If your basement is in a bad condition, you can have it fixed through advanced basement waterproofing by Indianapolis companies like American Basement Solutions.

Modern basement waterproofing technologies aim to intercept all sources of water within a basement’s parameter and drain it all to a sump pump. These usually include the installation of a subfloor drainage system around the floor’s perimeter on top of the foundation’s footer to keep it from being clogged with mud. A special wall flange is used to direct all wall seepage properly to its channel.


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