Virgil Ayers and his brother started Ayers Basement Systems in 1981. Back then they had only a pickup truck, a strong will to succeed. "We believed that if we did a good job, if we did the right thing, and make everything a little special, then the company would grow," says Virgil.
Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
Lots of customers call us when they want to sell their house, after years of living with problems in their basement or crawl space. But why not fix the problems when you can be around to enjoy the results?
Thursday, June 16th, 2016
Hydrostatic pressure is a major cause of flooded basements in high water table areas.
Friday, June 10th, 2016
We get a lot of calls from people who had another company waterproof their basement, only to find it's not really waterproofed at all. Luckily, Ayers will service or replace systems that aren't ours.
Thursday, June 9th, 2016
Piering provides a solution to problems in a home due to a sinking foundation.
Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
Getting your house ready for the summer is like hazing; to enjoy it all year, you have to deal with the smells emanating from the crawl space. But what if this was the last year you had to do it?
Monday, May 16th, 2016
Keller Williams Realty's RED Day of service was May 12th. The Lansing branch chose to volunteer at Ele's Place of Lansing, and they invited our System Design Specialist Will Badra along.
Thursday, May 12th, 2016
Boston's Brookville neighborhood is home to the first and only "Girls Who Code" chapter directed at homeless students.
Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
Don't ignore the elephant in your basement - it's wet and covered in mushrooms!
Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
Does basement clutter have you stressing? Well, at least it's not disarming a bomb.
Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
Poor air quality is one of the hidden culprits of allergies and respiratory illness, and it's also one of the easiest to fix. In the spirit of spring cleaning, here's what you can do in your home to improve the air quality and breathe easier - literally.
Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
Gone are the days when a crumbling basement wall meant a choice between denial (it's fine), patch jobs (we'll just put up some plastic), or insurmountable cost and time (/lifting the entire house to replace a wall/). Ayers is now offering Shotcrete services.
Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
Spring is here in Michigan - at least according to the calendar. Regardless of if the weather knows dates, it's still never too early to start thinking about renovations and cleaning. We're here to help you along the way.
Monday, April 4th, 2016
Signs of a compromised crawl space aren't limited to only the crawl space - there are also things that will make themselves apparent in other parts of your home. Here's what to look for upstairs.
Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
Ayers recognized our three top System Design Specialists yesterday with the presentation of new company cars. The three were chosen based on a combination of factors including percentage of sales and customer feedback.
Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016
Middle Tennessee may have destroyed your bracket, but the competition is just heating up at Ayers as the Production department holds its Crew Review challenge.
Monday, March 21st, 2016
Both PolyLEVEL and piering are used to repair settling concrete slabs but they're used in very different situations. Here's how to know what you may need.
Friday, March 11th, 2016
As home improvement season ramps up, it's important to pick a trusted company. We have excellent standing with the Better Business Bureau; an A+ rating.
Thursday, March 10th, 2016
This week's snowstorm may wreak havoc on more than just your commute. Rapidly thawing soil and melting snow can cause damage to your foundation and basement.
Thursday, February 25th, 2016
It's not mold, and it has nothing to do with lights. Efflorescence is a natural but potentially harmful process that can occur in your basement or crawl space and should be addressed.
Wednesday, February 24th, 2016