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SmartJacks Replace Failing Wood Posts In Plainwell, MI

SmartJacks Replace Failing Wood Posts In Plainwell, MI

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SmartJacks Replace Failing Wood Posts In Plainwell, MI SmartJacks Replace Failing Wood Posts In Plainwell, MI

Sindy called us saying that a corner of her house was falling down. She noticed cracks around the house and counters coming away from the wall. The wooden supports in her crawl space were old and not providing the strength and support that the home above needed. In their place, we were able to install a series of SmartJacks. These jacks are made from a zinc-coated steel making them incredibly strong and resistant to corrosion. They are also adjustable and provide the best opportunity to lift the home back into its original position. Sindy can now worry less about new cracks and start enjoying her home more.

PolyLevel Fixes Sinking Slab in Plainwell, MI

PolyLevel Fixes Sinking Slab in Plainwell, MI

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PolyLevel Fixes Sinking Slab in Plainwell, MI PolyLevel Fixes Sinking Slab in Plainwell, MI

A sinking concrete slab is unattractive and can even be dangerous. When this family in Plainwell, MI had had enough of their sinking slab they called us. Our solution? PolyLevel. An injection of our patented PolyLevel is quick and leaves almost no traces, with the injection holes smaller than the size of a penny. With PolyLevel, this family doesn't have to be worried about tripping, popping a tire, or having their home look run-down.

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Basement Waterproofing and Crawl Space Repair Company Serving Plainwell, Michigan

Ayers Basement Systems has been serving Plainwell, Allegan County, MI friends, neighbors and family since 1981. We know that fixing a home is more than just a home to them. It's where their family lives and memories are made. Which is why we take our jobs seriously, and treat our customers as we would want to be treated.

So whether you have leaking cinder block walls, cement slab with water coming through it, bowing foundation walls, or a humid crawl space, we can help fix it. We've worked in Plainwell, MI for years and years, and would be honored to fix your home too.

Repair Services We Offer in Plainwell:

  • Wet/flooded basement waterproofing solutions.
  • Lifetime warranty on all perimeter waterproofing systems.
  • Foundation and structural repair solutions.
  • 25-year warranty against manufacturing defects on foundation products.
  • Crawl space sealing with CleanSpace vapor barrier.
  • Egress window solutions.
  • 25-year warranty on crawl space encapsulation systems.
  • Concrete lifting and leveling powered by PolyLEVEL to repair sidewalks, driveways and uneven steps.
  • Financing Available
  • FREE written estimates and inspections, and fast installation

Plainwell, MI Foundation Repair & Concrete Leveling Contractor

Ayers Basement Systems is also expert at fixing foundations and uneven concrete that may need to be lifted back into place.

We often see problems like:

    • bowed foundation walls,
    • cracks in drywall indicating foundation settling,
    • uneven front steps,
    • sidewalk tripping hazards,
    • doors or windows that won't shut without force.

These can all be signs of a foundation problem within the soils of the home.

The good news is, there's a way to fix it. Our team of foundation experts uses a slew of products made specifically for fixing foundation problems. They've been tested and certified to last to simplify your life and let you get back to the things you enjoy doing instead.

Contact Ayers Basement Systems today to find a solution for your home's foundation problem in Plainwell,  MI. Contact us today!

Case Studies From Plainwell
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This home was experiencing an all too common problem, which is a sunken driveway. The driveway had sunk around 1-2 inches, especially in front of the...
Job Stories From Plainwell, MI
Plainwell, MI Driveway is Transformed

A customer in Plainwell had a driveway that was far from perfect. There were large cracks that were unsafe, and not flattering. They called us and we were able to give the treatment that their driveway deserved. We installed our PolyLevel technology which is an advanced polymer injection foam that levels the concrete slab will making it stronger than ever.

PolyLevel worked to raise and level out the concrete slabs while dealing with the weak soils below that were no longer able to hold the weight of the home above. We drilled multiple small holes into the concrete slabs in order to inject them with a polymer material that expanded to lift and level out the concrete. Once injected, the system only needed about 15 minutes to fully cure and the slabs were then stabilized and lifted to their proper level, and stronger than ever before. Now, this homeowner will not have to worry about this ever again.

Water Coming Through Crack in the Wall Stopped by FlexiSpan

Eric Y.from Plainwell, MI had small cracks in his basement wall that were letting in water from the outside. So, he gave us a call for a solution.

We used our FlexiSpan polyurethane foundation crack sealant to remedy this issue. FlexiSpan is flexible so it will keep the cracks sealed even with natural shifting of the wall.

Eric no longer has to worry about a dripping wall with this product from Ayers.

A Basement's Triple Threat (But a Good Kind of Threat)

Brian B. of Plainwell, MI has an old basement with a stone foundation. Because of this stone foundation, water has been able to easily enter the basement and puddle of the floor. Thus, Brian gave us a call for a professional and long-lasting solution. 

We installed our patented TripleSafe sump pump system, our WaterGuard French drain system, and our SaniDry XP standing dehumidifier.

We began this project by installing the TripleSafe. The TripleSafe is a sump pump that provides three levels of protection against water leakage. Whether it be normal water supply, heavy volumes of water, or in the case of a power outage, this sump pump will keep your basement dry. For normal water supply, the Zoeller ⅓ horsepower pump functions. At a heavier level, the Zoeller ½ horsepower pump activates. In the case of a power outage, the UltraSump backup sump pump will pump water on a backup battery.

Next we installed the WaterGuard system. WaterGuard rests below the basement floor and above the foundation footing, gathering the water that leaks into the basement from the walls. Once this water is in the drain it is redirected to the sump pump (the TripleSafe, in this case) to be pumped up and out the home.

Lastly, we finished off the project by installing the SaniDry XP. The SaniDry can collect up to 109 liters of water per day and is small enough to be put in a closet of tight corner.

 

Sinking Patio No More with PolyLevel

Joyce B. of Plainwell, MI dealt with a sinking sidewalk and patio for years before she gave us a call. This caused a serious tripping hazard and a an unsightly appearance -- both things people do not want for their home. Thus, we came to help.

We used our patented PolyLevel injection foam to raise her sidewalk and patio. PolyLevel is lightweight yet incredibly strong and can be walked on within around 15 minutes after the project is complete. We begin the project by drilling small penny-sized holes into the slabs and use them as access ports to fill the void through. After we inject the PolyLevel, the we refill the holes with cement, making them nearly invisible. 

Moldy Crawl Space Saved by CleanSpace

Plainwell, MI resident Mark Z. has a crawl space under his lake home that was moist and moldy. This not only is unpleasant on the surface, but is also a health concern. This said, Mark called us for a professional fix.

We installed a customer and company favorite: the CleanSpace crawl space encapsulation system. CleanSpace is a 20mm thick plastic lining that completely seals off the crawl space from the surrounding elements. Dirt, water, critters, cold air, you name it, doe snot stand a chance at getting through. And as an added bonus, CleanSpace is developed with anti-microbial properties that prevent mold growth from occurring.

PolyLevel Lifts Sunken Slab in Plainwell, MI

Kris G. of Plainwell, MI was dealing with a sunken slab issue before he gave us a call. His driveway had sunk, especially in front of the garage -- it had dropped 1-2 inches down. He had it mud jacked several years ago but it has sunken back to where it was before. 

To remedy this situation, we used on patented PolyLevel injection foam. When using this product, we drill penny-sized holes in the cement slab and inject the PolyLevel under the slab through those. Afterward, the holes are filled, making the intrusion barely noticeable. What is noticeable, though, is the quick raise to the slab. The slab can be driven on 15 minutes after the installation, making this a great, convenient fix. 

SmartJacks Save Sagging Floors in Plainwell, MI Home

Sindy contacted Ayers when a foundation problem started affecting life upstairs. Since the house was starting to fall down in one corner, the doors and counters upstairs were pulling away from the wall, leaving cracks in the wall, too.

Foundation problems that go overlooked for too long can cause serious damage, so that’s why our team quickly go to work. We installed a series of SmartJacks, steel support beams, in the basement. These beams are connected to a girder that runs along the ceiling, and then are tightened into place. This helps stabilize and levels the girders and floor joists, immediately lifting the floors above. SmartJacks are the best solution to support the weight of the home, addressing sagging floor and walls. 

Work Requests From Plainwell, MI
in Plainwell
I have a block foundation that is bowing and has a crack. I would like to get an estimate for the repair.
Union Street in Plainwell
We are looking at options for putting an egress window into our basement.
Orchard St in Plainwell
In need of a quote for vapor barrier in crawl space of basement.
MERLAU AVE. in Plainwell
Water leaking into basement on one side only with heavy rainfall in winter- old french drain needs to be replaced
Jupiter Dr in Plainwell
My concrete outside my basement walkout needs lifting. I am taking the weight off the concrete, and want the height restored where it cracked. I am a previous customer from last year
Jonathan Bush in Plainwell
We had significant flooding in our basement this past week, including some static water coming from below the floor via cracks. Most of the water is centered on our east wall, where this is a negative grade. It flows primarily from cracks in the wall and at the base and can be steady during major water events. We live at the end of a 1/2 street that drains an upland pond. During times of extremely heavy rains, the pond floods and comes down the street, collecting at our yard, before it hits natural draining into a downrange swamp. This past event included approximately 2 inches of water throughout much of our basement. The drainage overwhelmed our sump pump. I've taken out some of of the raised flooring and have dewatered the entire basement. There is still residual dampness, which I am working on with industrial dehumidifiers and vans. I'd like to consider an interior french drain on the east wall, some exterior sealing or grading in the ground outside that wall, and perhaps an additional sump in the same area.
in Plainwell
Two to three inches of water in basement. A hole in foundation and also dirt coming in through foundation with water in one of bedrooms. This was shown to me when I got new windows because I thought they were leaking but they weren't , the water was coming through the cracks in the foundation.
East Gun River Drive in Plainwell
During this heavy rain water comes up from the floor and is all over. How do I stop this? Can I get a quote?
Pine Beach Dr in Plainwell
I live on pine lake. flooding under the house is getting worse with standing water. water table rising, house is sinking at a faster rate
W Bridge St in Plainwell
Estimate to seal up crawl space.
Cherrywood Drive in Plainwell
Just bought a new home that the previous owners claimed to have dry basement. Twice this week with heavy rains/thawing we have pooling water in the basement and not sure where it is coming from.
Southgate Dr in Plainwell
My driveway has sunk, especially in front of the garage. You can see where it's dropped 1-2 inches down. I'd like to raise it back up to meet the garage floor, if it can be done with out cracking the driveway (has a thin crack now) Was mud jacked a few years ago but its back to where it was
in Plainwell
Egress window estimate
W Bridge St in Plainwell
Water flows into basement during heavy rains.
Deer Run in Plainwell
Front porch foundation needs to be lifted.
Doster Rd in Plainwell
Drive way at garage in one corner needs to be lifted 1-2"
E B Avenue in Plainwell
Rain water infiltrating between basement floor and wall.
in Plainwell
Bowing basement wall and bouncing floor on first level of house. Looking for appointment this Friday if possible.
Midlakes Blvd in Plainwell
There are 2 areas that require lifting of concrete at my house: 1. Garage floor that has sunk near the house foundation. 2. Front entryway and step.
Handy Lane in Plainwell
We have dirt in our crawl space that needs co be covered
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