A crawl space is a type of basement in which one cannot stand up and the surface is often soil. It is typically small enough that you need to actually crawl into it, hence the name. These miniature basements offer a convenient access to pipes,...
Humidity in basements is a very common problem. The danger arises as a result of not being handled in the right manner. Moisture problems can not only become annoying but pose a serious threat to one’s health. That’s why it is of utmost importance to...
Waterproofing or damp-proofing? I know what you are probably thinking. "Are they not one in the same?" The answer surprisingly is no. The application of materials and sealants is actually somewhat different.
What is Damp-proofing?
The damp-proofing process keeps out soil moisture, while waterproofing keeps out moisture in...
When it comes to a wet or leaky basement, you want waterproofing professionals to tackle the job. Having said that, you are probably thinking "What does ACCL provide that the competition does not?"
The difference between us and other companies starts with our installers and ends...
We at ACCL believe that our work is only as good as the waterproofing materials we utilize. In order to guarantee that the work we do is long-lasting, we use only the best materials and sealants. Waterproofing is exactly what the name implies. If the materials...
Discovering water damage in a home can be a tricky thing, especially in the basement or crawlspace. It is not easily visible and is often not discovered until a simple repair is not an option. In most cases, it takes years for any signs of...
There are many different problems that homeowners will run into with their home. Some of those problems can often be quite serious and require more attention than others. If you or someone else notices that you always have a wet basement than there is definitely something wrong.
Urethane is an expanding, flexible sealant that uses water as a catalyst to form an impassable or dense seal to fill a crack all the way through to the outside. Waterproofing companies inject wall cracks in poured concrete foundations all the time as it is...
The sump pump is an integral part of a standard basement waterproofing system. It is the part that conveys water from the sump pit in your basement to the exterior.
A failing sump pump can happen at any time, and when it does, many homeowners don't...