Professional Waterproofing, Foundation Repair, and Mold Services in Apline NJ
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Wet basement waterproofing with Life-of-House warranty
The Borough of Alpine is located in Bergen County, N.J. approximately ten miles Northwest of Manhattan. The Borough has 1,849 residents and covers 9.2 square miles; of that area 2.8 square miles is water (U.S. Census 2010).
Alpine Borough was formed from Harrington Township in 1903 by an Act of the New Jersey State Legislature. The Palisades Interstate Parkway runs the length of the Borough.
In 2012, Forbes Magazine ranked Alpine Borough as the most expensive zip code in the United States with median home price of $4.25 million dollars.
The Isley Brothers Band founding member, O’Kelly Isley Jr., lived in Alpine.
Having a wet basement in Alpine, NJ is fixed permanently by A-1 Basement Solutions of Scotch Plains and backed by our Life of House Warranty.
Basement waterproofing is needed due to the age of the homes
During construction a tar based waterproofing is applied to the foundation before the backfill is done.
The tar substance is applied to the exterior of the concrete walls and is good for 30-40 years or so.
The tar coating is similar in substance and life to roofing shingles which also don’t last forever.
Once the tar is gone the foundation is no longer sealed and the porous concrete is laid bare.
With water pressure around the foundation the concrete absorbs the water which leads to a wet basement.
Wet basement waterproofing will create a healthier environment in your home
When we say wet basement waterproofing we are talking about French Drains inside the basement.
A French drain controls water once it enters the foundation instead of preventing water from entering it.
A sump pump discharges the water from the building.
Your wet basement is fixed permanently by A-1 Basement Solutions of Scotch Plains.
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Free Wet Basement Waterproofing Inspections in Alpine, NJ 07620
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