Eugene has been working at Basement Systems Quebec since 2007. He is a foreman and team leader for our installation jobs. His main function is to execute work in accordance with the customers’ contracts.
From excavation to repairing cracks, Eugene makes sure that all the installations run smoothly and neatly. His previous work experience has proven to be beneficial as he has always done manual work.
Eugene is a hard worker. He is also a very helpful team member. He appreciates his team, enjoys teaching them new things as well as learning from them.
In his free time, he loves traveling, cooking as well as fishing.
Our Company’s team of experienced technicians went to encapsulate the Crawl Space in La Petite Patrie. Our client’s house had problems of humidity causing bad smells in the residence.
The team installed a CleanSpace membrane, specifically designed to create an ultra-resistant moisture barrier, which will greatly help prevent mold growth. This product is guaranteed for 25 years and consists of a robust material with a thickness of 20 mil.
After the installation of this product, the Crawl Space has better look and the service cellar is much brighter, due to the whiteness and specifications of the membrane.
We repaired the basement slab that was sagging at this house in Verdun. Symptoms can be clearly seen in the cracks existing throughout the wooden support columns in the crawl space. By installing our slab piers, we stabilized the slab and the sagging floors in the upper house.
We have Waterproofed our client’s Basement in Pincourt, Qc and we installed the following products: 71 feet of WaterGuard, CleanSpace membrane, drain tile, LawnScape outlet, IceGuard, and a SumperSump sump pump.
We have changed the old pedestal pump with our company’s SuperSump pump.
Our company’s Supersump pump includes a reliable pump, a ‘Water Watch’ alarm system and a patented Super Liner with an airtight lid.
Water infiltrating into a finished basement is never a good thing. That's why we have recommended this customer a complete and permanent solution with products that block water and drafts vapors, which filter and dehumidify the air and make this space more comfortable and healthy.
Therefore we have installed the Waterguard internal drain to direct the water to our company’s TripleSafe sump pump system.
Mrs. Monique B. from Gatineau called us to tell us about her problems related to mold and moisture in her crawl space. Our crew then proceeded to install a CleanSpace membrane, a SmartSump pump system, and two SmartJack support pillars. They also applied Mold-X Neutralizer to areas affected by mold. Our customer can now enjoy her basement without having to worry about water getting in!
Mr. Alex S and his wife owned a house in Gatineau and they were having severe water infiltration problems in their basement every year during spring time, due to the failure of the usual French drain and their old sump pump system.
After contacting many companies that failed to fix their problem, our customers decided to call our company for a free inspection. Following that call, our team estimated their basement and had the perfect solution to solve their problem.
Our professionals suggested the installation of a WaterGuard interior foundation drain and a TripleSafe sump pump. You can see the difference between the existing pump and the one we installed in the picture above.
Now the homeowners are very happy and relaxed since they did not face anymore leaking problems in their basement again.
One of the most common complaints of old-house owners is sagging floors.
This is the case of our client in Gatineau who called us to repair his crawl space after many failure attempts to fix this problem.
Furthermore we have installed our companies’ SmartJack Support Pillars which are steel support systems used to stabilized and level the girders and floor joists in a crawl space, in addition to our companies’ CleanSpace liner to keep moisture from entering the area through the dirt floor.
Mr. Michel from Saint-André-Avellin informed us that he was having problems in his basement since the day he relocated to his new house.
All the cracks he had in the foundation were letting water to infiltrate causing too much moisture and mold in the place.
We have solved those problems by installing an interior drainage system since the exterior drainage system can do extensive damage to your lawn and cost you a lot of money,and a SuperSump sump pump system to intercept all water seepage, push it away from her house, and prevent any escape from water vapor and aggravation of molds.
We sent our team to inspect this basement in Saint-André-Avellin.
There was water in the basement, and the owner told us that the water entering his basement is coming from rain and melting snow.
Our client had also an open sump, but it was not beneficial at all, so we suggested a complete waterproofing system to get rid of the water for good!
When you have a perimeter drainage system installed in your home, your sump pump is your main line of defense against a basement flood.
This basement in Hawkesbury, Qc was suffering from water infiltration although it had already a pump used. To fix this situation, we replaced the pedestal pump by our TripleSafe so that our client could use his basement without worrying about potential risks.
If your floor is still stone or concrete and you plan to finish it, waterproof it to solve the current problems and avoid those of the future. Before pouring your slab, we can install a CleanSpace dring mat as well as a CleanSpace vapor barrier membrane that eliminates the infiltration of water vapor. This will keep the air dry and your belongings in good condition. The CleanSpace membrane is a 7-layer polyethylene vapor barrier that contains an antibacterial additive that prevents mold from growing on the membrane.
For 7 years, the client had lived with significant water infiltration. She had had this problem ever since she moved into her house. This was really affecting her quality of life, so she wanted to fix it for good.
Our interior drain is an equivalent of an outdoor French drain, but it has a lot more advantages because it's a modern product specifically designed for basement
As for our CleanSpace membrane prevents the formation of mold to keep the subsoil environment healthy and dry.
Or client Dennis had a crawl space that he used only for occasional storage. He didn't think this space could affect the rest of his house until he started to see water seeping.
The SmartSump has a unique sump pump cover design, so water from a plumbing leak fills an alarm pocket on the lid first; sounding a WaterWatch alarm that will let you know there is a plumbing leak
The CleanSpace membrane is a very resistant vapor barrier. It blocks moisture and contains an antibacterial that prevents mold growth.
The client can now protect his investment and is no longer worried about any spring thaw.
When the specialist visited this house, he noticed that the concrete block foundation wall was failing. One of the signs that often appears is a stair-shaped crack around the blocks or an interior curvature of the wall. The PowerBrace system is zinc plated and is specially adapted for the height of your basement. They are secured in the ground and on your wall thanks to brackets anchored in the joists. This unique system is designed by engineers to be adjusted and tightened over the years in order to reverse the problem of wall failure without having to dig and start large foundation projects. This system strengthens your foundations instantly and brings value back to your home.
Mrs. Louise had significant water infiltration in her basement, despite having a sump pump installed. There was water floating on the concrete floor which started to ruin her entire basement. After being suggested by one of our clients about our company, she decided to call us quickly.
The expert pump team went for a detailed assessment and explained that having a pump is not enough. It is always suggested to add an UltraSump battery to it to ensure that even during a power outage or if the pump stops running, the customer is protected. The battery provides several hours of additional protection.
Our team had also changed the existing pump for a current and more efficient model.
Our client can know enjoy her basement without the fear that her previous problem might occur again!
This crawl space in Gore had started to fall, and this is really dangerous! That's why as soon as Mr. Morin noticed this problem he gave us a call in order to provide him with the best and most effective solution available.
After a free and professional inspection, we determined that the use of our patented SmartJack crawl space stabilizer was necessary to support this crawl space.
Our SmartJack provides supplemental support to crawl spaces and can also often lift failing floor joists or beams, taking them back to their original position.
The installation was done so our customer will not need to worry about his crawl space any longer!
Mr. Bruno's crawl space was uncovered and created humidity in the rest of the house. The client did not want this to affect his family's health in the long term.
Systèmes Sous-sol Québec’s team suggested a solution that guaranteed a dry space all year round. A solution including 3 products; TerraBlock insulation, SmartDrain and CleanSpace encapsulation product.
Our TerraBlock insulation provides a puncture-resistant vapor barrier on all surfaces it covers - one that will not be damaged by water or support the growth of mold, rot, and mildew.
As for the SmartDrain, it is a floor drain installed at the lowest point of the crawl space to intercept water infiltration caused by plumbing leaks.
And finally the CleanSpace will prevent the growth of mold. In addition it is odorless and very safe to use.
We have encapsulated and waterproofed this crawl space in Clarenceville that was undergoing many problems such as heat loss and wasted energy, water infiltration, mold and more.
By installing our CleanSpace Liner to solve the problems of water vapor, our CleanSpace matting to collect water from the crawl space floor and direct it to the SmartDrain, the place is now totally sealed.
We have encapsulated this crawl space in Coteau Du Lac and transformed it from an earthen place with moist air into a dry, clean and bright space that can be used for useful purposes.
This has added more usable space to this home and increased its value.
Now our client uses it to store his seasonal items since the air has become dry and of better quality because the CleanSpace vapor barrier membrane contains an antibacterial additive that prevents the formation and proliferation of bacteria and molds and blocks water vapor.
So the air that moves from the crawl space to the upper floors is now healthy.
Over 8 years ago, when Mr. Serge and his family moved to this house, the plan was to address the crawl space problem. For several reasons, Mr. Serge decided to postpone the work, telling himself that it was not a priority and that the problem would perhaps resolve itself.
8 years later, water infiltration was still present and a smell of humidity is now found on the floors. So it was time to fix the situation once and for all.
Our team went to do a complete appraisal of the property, lasting nearly 2 hours. It is essential for us to properly identify the needs of the situation and to address the concerns of the client. When there is water infiltration and affected air quality, it is important to resolve the situation quickly. Our specialist advised Mr. Serge on the combination of the CleanSpace product to insulate the crawl space and a very efficient dehumidifier, the SaniDry.
If you're buying a home, it's important to have your home inspector check out the crawl space before you finalize the sale.
Our client has bought his house in Saint-Colomban several years ago, and started having sagging floors in his house and knew that he needed to find specialists to solve this situation.
After finding our company, we sent our team to inspect the area and so we suggested a full encapsulation of the crawl space.
We installed our Drainage Mat to redirect the water to one of our best sump pump systems known as ‘The SuperSump’ pump system. The SuperSump pump is one of the best pumps in the market with more than 100 holes to drain the water under the slab.
Then we installed our CleanSpace waterproofing membrane to prevent the evaporation of ground moisture into the crawl space air.
And finally, and in order to stabilize the floors in the house, we installed 2 SmartJacks supports. The SmartJack is a support beam designed by engineers that adjusts to the exact height between the solid base and the support beam at the top.
This crawl space in Oka was flooded during springtime and there was the presence of mold that developed all over the Crawl Space.
Water and moisture were damaging the foundation and the concrete of the place.
We sent our specialist Eugene to perform a full inspection and recommend the best solution.
We started by decontaminating the entire crawl space to eliminate mold and fungi.
And since encapsulation will allow the crawl space to be protected at all times, our team encapsulated the crawl space with our CleanSpace vapor barrier membrane which is a membrane that insulates the house from the earth.
The CleanSpace membrane is specially designed for crawl spaces: it is thick, sturdy, tear-resistant and contains an antibacterial additive.
And finally, we stabilized the foundations with our SmartJacks galvanized steel support beams. These beams support the joists and will be highly resistant to the hostile environment of the crawl space.
This old sump pump was not working efficiently, so our client looked online and discovered our TripleSafe sump pump. She called us to have it installed in her home. The TripleSafe, has 3 pumps in a single uni and has an alarm system that will alert you when your pump is functioning on a battery. No water will leak into your home no matter the weather.
You should always take water infiltration problems seriously, for it does not only affect your house but also it might affect your health and your family’s health as well! And that’s why u should always waterproof your basement before problems aggravate and it will cost you even more.
Our client in Saint-Hyppolite noticed this issue and decided to call us to examine his place and provide him with our prices.
And so we To solve this customer's water problem, we installed a complete waterproofing system including 25 feet of WaterGuard drain to intercept water coming in, a SuperSump sump pump system, and IceGuard and a discharge line accessory.
And the results came out to be perfect, the basement is dry, healthier and the house is more enjoyable for him and his family!
Products installed: ThermalDry Wall Insulation system, SumperSump sump pump system, WaterGuard interior drain.
Mr. Paul knew that the high level of moisture in his basement was bad for his house health, since it will move upstairs, allowing all the mold and bacteria to spread as well.
Once connected, these two products form a highly efficient drainage system that intercepts water from the floor of the basement at the foundation and redirects it away from the foundation of the house.
When water seeps into the crawl space and gets stuck, the water evaporates into the air and humidifies the basement.
This is the case of our client’s crawl space in Notre-Dame-de-l'Île-Perrot, that had a 79% level of humidity in the place, in addition to a wet and dirty area all the time.
Our team recommended a waterproofing solution and that would solve the problem of infiltration of water and moisture.
When our client in Sainte-Marthe-Sur-Le-Lac noticed that the floor of his basement was sinking, he contacted us in order to recommend a solution that will strengthen the existing beams and stabilizing the foundations permanently.
Furthermore, we ended up installing 11 SmartJack support beams. SmartJacks are steel support devices that are used specifically in crawl spaces to stabilize and level beams and floor joists. The SmartJack can support a load of over 60,000 pounds. These high strength galvanized steel girders can adapt to the height of your crawl space. This system can support the weight of your home, repair your bending floors and stabilize the foundations of your home.
We repaired a client's foundation in Sainte-Geneviève. When your concrete block foundation walls begin to crack, it is a sign that they're no longer stable. This is an important sign to consider a repair, but when the wall starts to bend, there is clearly a failure that needs to be addressed.
The PowerBrace system consists of galvanized steel beams that stabilize the walls. It is a system that tightens over time to counter the problem and bring the foundation back to its original position.
You will not find similar beams. That's why they are patented.
If you notice a problem of foundation, our specialists can help you by recommending you a solution adapted to the problem of your house in order to protect you and to restore the value of your home.