Posts Tagged ‘sump pump installation’

September 13th, 2011 - 9:31 pm § in Concrete, Drainage

Interior perimeter drain and sump pit – Concord, MA

We are installing an interior french drain (aka perimeter drain) in a basement in Concord. Hurricane Irene brought this family 4″ of standing water. The majority of this drain will be covered with concrete. One 24′ wall will have a surface grate draining to the under floor channel. This [...]

April 11th, 2011 - 1:25 pm § in Blog Posts, Carpentry, Concrete, Drainage, Masonry

Basement finishing in Cambridge

Over the next few weeks we’ll be transforming this 120 year old basement with dirt floor and tree trunks as support columns into a finished workspace for a hydroponics professional. The existing floor to ceiling height varies from between 5’8 to 6’2″. We’re going to be [...]

July 19th, 2010 - 6:08 pm § in Blog Posts, Construction

Week 1 in Lexington

We completed demolition and prepped for the french drain.  We had Pro Cut come to make some doorway cuts – one from the bedroom to the living room, another to expand the existing bulkhead door into a 5′ wide opening for a new french door, and another cut to increase the opening from hal[...]