Professional Waterproofing Services in Washington Township, NJ
Wet basement waterproofing with Life-of-House warranty Washington Township, NJ 07676
The Township of Washington is located in Bergen County N.J. just 15 miles from New York City. Washington Township is home to 9,102 residents and covers 2.9 square miles (U.S. Census 2010).
The Township is named after George Washington who stayed at a 18th century home called “Seven Chimney”.
Washington Township was incorporated in 1840 from portions of Harrington Township.
Washington Township is not zoned for any industry. The community is tied to its agrarian roots when the area was once known for apple cider.
The Township is located in the Hackensack River Watershed with many brooks and wetlands throughout the Township.
B.J.Raji, NFL player for the Green Bay Packers, played football for Westwood Regional High School which is the high school for Washington Township’s students.
Wet basement problems are 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.
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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A-1 Basement Solutions provides free basement health inspections to New Jersey homeowners. Contact A-1 Basement Solutions at 908-322-1313, or fill out our online contact form to schedule a free in-home inspection and detailed quote.