Kalamazoo, Lansing, Grand Rapids, Traverse City
Andrew was having some water issues in his basment. Only one area had the water coming in and the sump pump was on the other side of the basement so that the water wants draining. We installed the WaterGuard system which is a French drain system that is installed under the floor but ontop of the foundation so the drain won't clog. The system collects water that seeps into the basement and drains it to the sump pump.
Water is entering Scott’s basement through his basement floor. He does not have a working sump so he called our team to help waterproof his basement. We installed TripleSafe and SaniDry and a few other systems to fully waterproof his basement. TripleSafe is a sump pump system that is battery powered which will allow Scott to not worry about his basement flooding during power outages. The SaniDry XP Basement Dehumidifier never needs to be emptied because the water drains automatically. Also, it is ten times more powerful than typical dehumidifiers. Installing these pieces will keep Scott’s basement dry no matter what weather his house encounters.
Water was entering Steve and Bernita’s crawl space after heavy rains. After they called our team to discuss encapsulation options, we installed CleanSpace. CleanSpace is a plastic sheet material used as a vapor barrier to restrict all moisture, outside air, and pests from entering your crawl space. This system creates an energy-efficient crawl space, and it also gives your crawl space a clean finish. This material will be applied to your floors and walls to create a sleek look and an uninterrupted barrier. Now Steve and Bernita no longer need to worry about water intrusion in their crawl space.
Water was entering Lois’s basement through cracks in her flooring so we installed the ThermalDry Elite Plank Flooring in her home. Made completely from inorganic material, this flooring is not vulnerable to mold or water damage. In addition, this flooring works perfectly with basement drainage systems. Now Lois will be able to have nice wood flooring in her basement without having to worry about it being ruined by water damage.
The customer called us in dire need of a solution for his leaking basement walls. Heavy rains and outside water pressure had made the problem worse.
We installed WaterGuard® in the entire basement to collect seeping water from their basement walls and drain it into the sump pump. As an added measure, we installed a TrenchDrain™ to catch water that may enter the basement from an outside entryway as well as prevent freezing in the winter.
The customer also opted to install our new ThermalDry Elite Plank flooring with a beautiful walnut finish in their newly waterproofed basement. Our flooring is inorganic and waterproof, which means you don’t need to worry about your floor harboring mold.
Our team installed PowerBrace in a customer's home because his basement walls were bowed. Knowing this would continue to affect the foundation of his home he called our team. PowerBrace is a foundation repair system that secures basement walls in place. Often outside pressures can cause your basement walls to crack or tilt, this foundation repair system counteracts these pressures by keeping your basement walls in place. Over time, the system can be tightened to not only secure the walls in place, but to also straighten them.
Melinda's crawl space needed insulated so she called our team. We installed SilverGlo, a set of waterproof foam panels. This panels are used on the walls of your crawl space in order to insulate it. Uninsulated crawl spaces cost you money each year by increasing your heating and cooling bills. SilverGlo blocks all moisture and is made of inorganic material which prevents mold, rot or mildew from forming. Overall, it will keep your crawl space dry and insulated which will save you lots of money over the years.
Our team was called because a customer needed her crawl space insulated. So our team instulated her rim joists. Seams and small cracks can exist around rim joists, but after insulating them all of those cracks are sealed off. After insulation, flow is restricted which keeps vapor and moisture out.
The original foundation floor joists in Doug’s cottage were not enough to support the cottage after having done some renovation. He called our team when he noticed a lot of the strain was put on his flooring and causing it to shake. We installed SmartJack, a system produced to halt your sagging floors. The SmartJack system provides a permanent fix to these issues by using steel columns, threaded rods and a solid base. Installing this system usually takes less than a day and it provides immediate stabilization.
Water was entering Katherine’s crawl space. She was tired of worrying about her crawl space flooding, so she called our team. In order to waterproof her crawl space, we installed CleanSpace. It is a plastic sheet material used as a vapor barrier to restrict all moisture, outside air, and pests from entering your home. Not only does this system create an energy-efficient space, but it also gives it a clean finish. This material will be applied to your floors and walls to create a sleek look and an uninterrupted barrier.
Pipes were freezing in Bill’s crawl space due to poor insulation. So he called our team asking for insulation options for his crawl space. We installed CleanSpace, a plastic sheet material used as a vapor barrier to restrict all moisture, outside air, and pests from entering your crawl space. CleanSpace creates an energy-efficient crawl space and is a great insulation option. It will keep the outside air out and the inside air in so Bill will no longer need to worry about his pipes freezing.
Alena's floors were sagging and her foundation was settling. She only has a crawl space under her main floor, no basement. Due to the moisture and soils in your crawl space floors above crawl spaces are vulnerable. So our team installed SmartJack, a system produced to halt your sagging floors. Floors above crawl spaces are vulnerable due to the moisture and soils in your crawl space. The Smart Jack system is a permanent fix to these issues. It uses steel columns, threaded rods and a solid base to address any issues your crawl space may introduce to your floors. Installing this system usually takes less than a day and it provides immediate stabilization.
The Zeeland rental home had some water issues and we were called for a solution to a dry basement. There was water leaking from where the floor meets the wall in a corner of a room in the basement. The basement is finished and the water soaked 5 ft of the carpet and ow the area is squishy. There was no sump pump in the basement and there hasn't been a water issues in years.
We installed the WaterGuard to keep the basement dry. The WaterGuard is a French drain system that is installed under the floor but above the foundation to keep it out of the 'mud zone' where drains can clog. This system collects water the seeps into the basement through the walls and directs it to the sump pump. We also installed the TripleSafe Sump Pump System which offers 3 levels of protection to your basement. The TripleSafe system uses a powerful sump pump set at the lowest level for normal functioning but in heavy volumes of water or in case of primary pump failure, a second, more powerful set a bit higher in the liner will take over and in case of a power outage, our UltraSump battery backup sump pump, set at the highest level takes over.
Water was coming into Justin and Kimberly’s home through their basement floor. Water continued to seep in no matter what they tried, so they called our team. We installed ThermalDry Elite Plank Flooring in their home. Made completely from inorganic material, this flooring is not vulnerable to mold or water damage. In addition, this flooring works perfectly with our waterproofing systems. Lastly, it will allow Justin and Kimberly to have nice wood flooring in their basement without having to worry about it being ruined by water damage.
Tonnie was having flooding issues in the basement of his office building. He called our team to help him fix this problem. He needed us to install the WaterGuard System and TripleSafe Sump Pump after regular work hours so his business would not be interrupted. Our team was able to work with his requests and get his basement dry within just a few days. WaterGuard is an indoor drainage system that is protecting Tonnie's basement from water damage by catching any leakage from higher walls or floors before it reaches his basement floor. TripleSafe is a Sump Pump system that’s main goal is to keep his basement dry. It is powered by batteries which allows it to protect his basement from floods even during power outages.
This home was at risk of a mold infestation and the homeowner was actively losing money on her energy bills because of the existing air leaks. Installing CleanSpace technology safeguarded the home's inhabitatants from breathing moldy fiber glass insulation and ensured the owner with an energy efficient crawl space. This new, safe, crawl space provides her with a healthier and more comfortable lifestyle.
In 2018 Jeff S. gave us a call when he noticed his cottage was emitting a musty smell. After searching for the culprit of the stench, Jeff discovered the source — his crawl space! We brought a team in to install a CleanSpace liner to help minimize the moisture while improving airflow and eliminating the smell.
To combat the mold, we encapsulated the area with the Clean Space Vapor Barrier system. The system is made up of liners that prevent water and dirt from affecting the rest of the home by eliminating unwanted dampness. Mold, critters, and other pests require water to survive but our state-of-the-art liners seal away all moisture. Other benefits of the Vapor Barrier include increasing home value, providing warmth, sealing odors, and more!
One of Ed’s basement walls was bowing about 3/4 of an inch into the basement. So he called our team and we installed PowerBrace. PowerBrace is a foundation repair system created to secure basement walls in place. Often outside pressures can cause your basement walls to crack or tilt, this foundation repair system counteracts these pressures by keeping your basement walls in place. Over time, the system can be tightened to not only secure the walls in place, but to also straighten them.
A musty smell was lingering in Wendy’s house that was coming from her crawl space. The smell from the crawl space was making her son’s allergies act up. So Wendy called our team and we insulated her rim joists. Small cracks and seams can exist around rim joists, but after insulating them all of those cracks are sealed off. Now flow is restricted keeping moisture and unwanted allergens out. Therefore, musty smells won't be drifting around Wendy's house and her son's allergies will be better.