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Crawl Space Drainage Matting Installation

Drainage matting installed in a crawl space.

Water in your crawl space fosters mold growth and structural damage, jeopardizing your home’s structural stability and your family’s health. Protect what matters most with crawl space waterproofing and encapsulation systems like drainage matting.

Your crawl space, home, and family will benefit from professional installations from Baker’s Waterproofing, Pennsylvania’s local expert in crawl space encapsulation, serving Pittsburgh, Altoona, Harrisburg, Lancaster, and other cities in our area.

At Baker’s Waterproofing, our expertise lies in identifying the root causes of your crawl space problems. Our innovative, customized crawl space encapsulation solutions ensure a dry, healthy area beneath your home. 

What is Crawl Space Drainage Matting? 

Crawl space drainage matting is a dimpled mat installed beneath your home. This polyethylene mat guides water to an interior perimeter drainage system and sump pump.

When used under a vapor barrier, the matting also reinforces the floor, making it more accessible for storage and maneuvering. 

Signs You Need to Install Crawl Space Drainage Matting 

To ensure your home stays in peak condition, quickly identify any signs of crawl space damage. Early detection minimizes damage and reduces repair costs, keeping your crawl space well-maintained.

You could benefit from drainage matting if you notice: 

These signs indicate damage caused by excessive crawl space moisture or drainage problems originating from various sources. Accurate identification from a crawl space repair professional like Baker’s Waterproofing is vital for the most effective solutions. 

Is Crawl Space Drainage Matting Necessary?

Crawl space encapsulated with a dehumidifier.

Yes, crawl space drainage matting is needed. If ignored, water can cause more extensive damage and infiltration into your home’s structure. 

We advise against DIY drainage matting installation due to the potential risks of working inside a crawl space.

Delaying drainage matting installation leads to more complicated, expensive repairs, but early intervention from a professional is cost-effective and ensures your home’s long-term health.

What Are the Benefits of Installing Crawl Space Drainage Matting? 

Incorporating drainage matting into your crawl space waterproofing strategy offers numerous advantages, including: 

  • Enhanced Moisture Management: Installed alongside drainage and a sump pump, drainage matting channels water away from your foundation, preventing further damage. 
  • Improved Structural Health: Robust waterproofing solutions, including drainage matting, reduce the risk of wood rot and mold development, protecting your home’s foundation and structural components. 
  • Functionality: Proper crawl space waterproofing, encapsulation, and dehumidification create a functional space, allowing your crawl space to be used for storage. 

We recommend our exclusive drainage matting as part of our complete encapsulation system for the best results. Our products are designed and installed for superior moisture protection. 

How We Install Drainage Matting 

Drainage matting is crucial to the entire crawl space encapsulation process. Our comprehensive approach includes: 

crew installing crawl space drainage matting

Baker’s Waterproofing is the trusted expert throughout Pennsylvania for installing this essential system with precision and attention to detail. Rest assured, your crawl space is in capable hands. 

Why Our Drainage Matting is the Best Choice

Our drainage matting excels above conventional products for several reasons: 

  • Tailored to fit your crawl space 
  • Mold and damage-resistant 
  • Built for maximum durability and efficiency 
  • Exceptional drainage capability 
  • Compatible with our crawl space encapsulation products 
  • Included in our annual maintenance service for lasting effectiveness 

Choose Baker’s Waterproofing for Drainage Matting Installation Near You!

homeowners meeting with Baker's Waterproofing inspector.

Moisture is a constant threat to crawl spaces, but you can prevent it and protect your home with professionally installed drainage matting and other reliable solutions from Baker’s Waterproofing. Our expertise in drainage and encapsulation ensures a dry, functional space, boosting your home’s value and air quality. 

For almost 50 years, homeowners throughout Pennsylvania and Northern West Virginia have trusted us to transform their crawl spaces into healthier environments. Don’t let excessive crawl space moisture persist. Contact Baker’s Waterproofing for a free crawl space inspection and encapsulation estimate. 

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    Crawl Space Drainage Matting FAQs

    For the best performance and durability, we strongly recommend professional installation of the drainage matting system. Attempting a DIY installation can be risky and doesn’t yield efficient results. Our experts at Baker’s Waterproofing have the skills and experience to properly tailor and integrate the matting with other essential solutions. Contact us to schedule a free inspection and estimate. 

    Yes, our drainage matting is versatile and can be customized for any crawl space, regardless of size or shape. Its adaptable design is tailored to meet the specific needs of your home’s crawl space. Contact Baker’s Waterproofing to learn more, schedule a free crawl space inspection, and obtain a no-obligation encapsulation estimate. 

    Our drainage matting system begins to channel water to your sump pump or drainage system immediately after installation. The rate at which water is diverted varies depending on the amount of moisture present, but our matting is engineered for efficient drainage in various conditions. Discover more about how drainage matting works during a free inspection with a Baker’s Waterproofing expert. 

    Baker's Waterproofing Service Areas

    Our Locations

    Central PA

    3819 N Susquehanna Trail
    Shamokin Dam, PA  17876


    922 North 3rd Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17102


    701 North Hermitage Rd, Suite 25,
    Hermitage, PA 16148


    5 Industrial Road, Building B
    Washington, PA 15301

    Wilkins Township

    201 Penn Center Blvd Suite 400

    Wilkins Township, PA 15235

    York, PA

    800 E King St, Suite 518
    York, PA 17402