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Above Foundation Leak

This video shows recent leak activity from (Ice Dams) built up on roof edges. Water enters at roof and shows up at top of foundation wall. This type of leak is not considered a basement leak and should be repaired at the (roof) entry point. ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Mr. Sponge Waterproofing Incorporated...
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We Fix All Types of Waterproofing Failures

Recent repair of a contractor repair in 1993 where they used tar and newspaper. ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Stopping water from entering through poured cement foundation walls is Mr. Sponge’s specialty. We repair wall cracks, tie rods, honeycombs, and I-Beam leaks. We instantly stop water entry by injecting our proprietary SP-3 Water Activated...
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Failed Exterior Waterproofing

  12/03/12 – A recent wall excavation revealed how an outside waterproofing effort was made by applying sealants on the outside which shows why some outside efforts fail. A minimal effort was made to apply the sealants and did not consider sealing the crack through the depth of the wall....
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Failed Concrete

Section of concrete that has failed due to age, shifting and cracking. This picture shows a  45˚ break out at the window. We rebuilt this area and strengthened back to normal state. ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Mr. Sponge Waterproofing Incorporated specializes in stopping water from entering through poured cement foundation walls. Our specialty...
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Panel Drain Waterproofing

  This example is a typical older style waterproofing method. It consists of cutting the floor to allow the wall crack to drain behind the panel. It allows the water to continue to enter the basement environment which allows for mold growth as seen in photograph. We repaired this properly...
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