Water X-Tract baseboard channel
Crawl Space Waterproofing System
A French drain system installed along the perimeter of a basement floor.
Drain Main footer system
Cutaway view of basement wall and floor showing installed drain system.
Interior gutter systems catch basement water and channel it to floor drains or a sump pump. Epoxy seals the channel to the floor; the same glue can create curbs to route the flow to a drain.
Drain-Eze low profile dimple footer system
Drain Main cutaway installation
Why Do Basements Flood? [infographic]
If downspouts and regrading don't cure your damp basement, the most effective solution may be a drainage system and sump pump, which will collect and pump the water away from the house.