If you have basement wall cracks or floor cracks, these cracks will become an easy way for water to seep into your home. If these cracks are not taken care of, it can lead to water and structural damage that will ruin the value and structural integrity of your home. One important way to avoid water entering through these cracks is with epoxy injections from Basement Masters Waterproofing.
The advantage of epoxy is its compression strength. Epoxy strength is 12,000 psi or greater which exceeds that of most concrete. That is why epoxy is the best choice for cracks and structural repair since it can hold up even the toughest of materials. Another advantage of using epoxy is that is has a very slow curing time, allowing the epoxy to flow into even the smallest crevices. As the epoxy hardens, it reinforces or “welds” the concrete, making the wall or floor stronger than before. Epoxy injections are done from the interior of the basement, sometimes eliminating the need for the more expensive exterior excavation solutions.
Epoxy injection for crack repair often has many benefits over other crack repair solutions. Some of these advantages include: