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Basement Waterproofing Contractor in Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Markham & Nearby

If your basement is wet, cracked, or smells musty – we can help

Why more Toronto homeowners choose our system

  • Transferable lifetime dry basement warranty
  • Solutions for finished and unfinished basements
  • No destructive outside excavation
  • More than 30 patented products, all designed specifically for your basement
  • Free estimates on work needed

As an experienced waterproofing company with over a decade of experience, Clarke Basement Systems understands the best solutions for your basement moisture or flooding issues.

All of our patented products, like the award-winning WaterGuard weeping tile system, are custom designed to fit your home. Our production and service departments are full of trained technicians to install and maintain these products throughout Toronto, Markham, Mississauga, and areas nearby.  

Ready to get started on waterproofing your basement, or need someone to find out what's causing problems below your home? Our employees are known for their superior craftsmanship and have been honored with awards like Talk of the Town for their excellent customer service, so you're choosing the best of the best when you work with us. Call 1-888-465-1468 or click the button below to schedule a free estimate or inspection today!

Signs of a basement waterproofing problem

Your damp or wet basement can cause more than just a headache; these issues can create bigger problems like mold, mildew, rot, structural damage, and a variety of health problems. If you’ve noticed any of the symptoms below, you might have a basement water problem.

  • Wet or damp basement floor
  • Leaking or damp basement walls
  • Pooling or standing water
  • crystalline deposit on concrete surfaces
  • Musty odors
  • Condensation
  • Sump pump issues
  • Leaky basement windows

Recent Testimonials
  • "...we are still very happy with our basement system and the we are VERY happy we have it installed before all..." Read Full Testimonial

    Kelly & Peter P. of Priceville, ON

    Customer Testimonial

              Hey Robert – just a quick note that we are still very happy with our basement system and the we are VERY happy we have it installed before all this rain comes in tonightJ Thanks again for being at that trade show! Kelly
    Kelly & Peter P.
    Priceville, ON
  • "After living in her home for 25 years, this year my Mum got a bit of water in her basement which freaked her..." Read Full Testimonial

    Ramona S. of Burlington, ON

    Customer Testimonial

              After living in her home for 25 years, this year my Mum got a bit of water in her basement which freaked her out and upset her greatly. After doing research I decided to call 2 companies to obtain 2 estimates to get this situation taken care of for her. Mum is 86!! The first company, really, did not even want to take the time to even talk to me, or come out to her home! He said I will email you some information (which he never did). Sigh. My next call was to Clarke Basement Systems and what a breath of fresh air it was. From the service, to reception, to the Sales Person to our OUTSTANDING CREW, which was headed by ROB .... we were treated so well. Many calls to confirm, to reschedule due to a storm and follow up. Mum and I are thrilled and really really want to comment and THANK ROB and his team for their hard word, respectfulness of Mum's home and doing a fine job. When they were leaving a neighbour came out and he will be calling for an appointment too. You can tell Rob LOVES his work, what a funny guy and so knowledgeable. Thanks again. GO ROB!!!!!
    Ramona S.
    Burlington, ON
  • "Every time I contacted Clarke Basement, they were on time and returned any calls promptly, and if i had any..." Read Full Testimonial

    Scott F. of Missisauga, ON

    Customer Testimonial

              Every time I contacted Clarke Basement, they were on time and returned any calls promptly, and if i had any questions they answered the questions personally. I believe the job was done very professionally and the two installers had no problem with me watching them doing the work and answered any question I had. I'd recommend Clark Basement Systems to almost anyone!
    Scott F.
    Missisauga, ON

Our waterproofing solutions have been used over 200,000 times

Our complete basement waterproofing system includes all the solutions you need for a dry, comfortable, odor-free basement; no matter what’s causing your issues. We offer many solutions for your home, including sump pumps, weeping tile and other basement drainage systems, dehumidifiers, crack repairs, vapour barriers, and more.

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Before & After
  • Priceville, ON Wet Basement
    Priceville, ON Wet Basement
    The Priceville, ON homeowner had a wet basement every spring...

    Priceville, ON Wet Basement

    Before
    After

    The Priceville, ON homeowner had a wet basement every spring and was tired of the water. She decided to call Clarke Basement Systems to solve her problem. After we sent a specialist to the home, we decided to install a SuperSump sump pump to the basement. This kept her basement dry! 

  • Lindburgh Court TripleSafe, Mississauga, ON
    Lindburgh Court TripleSafe, Mississauga, ON
    The customer call us looking for protection from sump failure...

    Lindburgh Court TripleSafe, Mississauga, ON

    Before
    After

    The customer call us looking for protection from sump failure and a flooded basement in Mississauga, Ontario. They wanted their basement to be kept dry all the time with no more worries about it in the future. We installed our TripleSafe sump system with three levels of protection for the basement. The customer no longer has to stress about moisture or flooding! 

  • Waterproofing a Basement to Renovate, Toronto, ON
    Waterproofing a Basement to Renovate, Toronto, ON
    A home in Toronto, Ontario, had a problem in the...

    Waterproofing a Basement to Renovate, Toronto, ON

    Before
    After

    A home in Toronto, Ontario, had a problem in the basement. The homeowner wanted to finish the basement but the walls and floor were always damp. The customer also wanted to install a heated floor and wanted to gain headroom. The homeowner didn't think they would be able to refinish the basement because it was always damp, and they wanted to be sure that their investment was going to be protected. 

    The customer called Clarke Basement Systems and Ron Monk explained the solution we had come up with for the home. Don Clarke and the team came in and installed Waterguard sub-floor perimeter drainage system, Waterguard port, Thermaldry wall system, SuperSump and UltraSump sump system and Iceguard discharge. 

    The Waterguard captures water at the footing wall joint and drains the water to the SuperSump/UltraSump sump system. The Thermaldry wall membrane helps reduce relative humidity and ensure wall leaks and any moisture are drained into the Waterguard installed in the floor.  The SuperSump and UltraSump is a 2 pump sump system. It protects against pump failure and power loss to the home. It is installed with the Iceguard that protects the system in cold weather. 

    The customer was happy because they were able to refinish the basement knowing the whole basement was going to stay dry. The homeowner was also very confident with Basement Systems 25 year dry basement warranty against groundwater seepage and was satisfied that it is nationally backed through the Basement Systems dealer network, transferable if the home is ever sold.

  • Waterproofing and Sump Install- Yonge & Eglinton, ON
    Waterproofing and Sump Install- Yonge & Eglinton, ON
    A home in Toronto, Ontario had a tight space to...

    Waterproofing and Sump Install- Yonge & Eglinton, ON

    Before
    After

    A home in Toronto, Ontario had a tight space to work with when we were called to waterproof. This is a normal issue to deal with when dealing with home basement.  We installed SuperSump under the staircase as well as IceGuard on the exterior and a WaterGuard around the perimeter to keep water away from the basement. Lastly we installed ThermalDry wall membrane to keep moisture and cold out and keep heat in. The customer can now confidently restore their basement to a healthy, dry and usable space!

If you think you have a basement waterproofing problem, request a professional basement inspection today. We will send one of our certified basement waterproofing specialists to visit your home and conduct a thorough inspection of your home’s basement foundation.

We believe you deserve only the best. That’s why we install a patented proven system developed and tested by Basement Systems, Inc. – the leader in “All Things Basementy!” For your peace of mind, our basement waterproofing system comes with a Lifetime Warranty that is transferable when you sell your home. We have a team of extensively trained basement repair specialists in the Greater Toronto area who can work with you to find the best solution for your home’s basement.

Request a free estimate from your local basement expert

Clarke Basement Systems fixes leaky basements in Ontario, in areas like Toronto, Vaughan, Brampton, Barrie, Oshawa, Richmond Hill, Peterborough and neighboring towns and cities. Contact us today for a free wet basement repair estimate.

Other companies might try to sell you on inferior basement waterproofing solutions. Our products have been developed, patented, and perfected by Basement Systems®, Inc. -- the world's largest network of basement waterproofing contractors.

Exterior Excavation

Heavy equipment is brought in to dig out the entire perimeter of the basement. New drain lines are installed, and sometimes a waterproof coating is applied to foundation walls. This waterproofing strategy is expensive and often damages lawn and garden areas. Exterior drains are prone to clogging with silt and roots over time.

Interior Subfloor Drain

This drain line is installed underneath the basement floor, just inside the foundation walls. The hidden drainage system brings water to a sump pit, where a sump pump automatically pumps it outside. Also known as a French Drain, this system is not prone to clogging; it’s reliable and easy to service.

Interior Baseboard System

A hollow plastic baseboard is installed along the base of basement walls to form a drainage channel that directs water to a sump pump system. A baseboard-type drainage system is sometimes recommended when the basement slab is too thin to accommodate a French Drain.

Negative-side Sealant

This waterproofing technique involves "painting" basement walls and floors with a waterproof, cement-based coating that's supposed to seal out moisture. Even when applied correctly, this thin membrane usually fails in response to prolonged hydrostatic pressure from outside the foundation.

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our service area

We serve Ashburn and the nearby area