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Basement Waterproofing Services & Products
WaterGuard Interior System
DryTrak Drainage Channel
TrenchDrain Drain Grate
IceGuard Discharge Line
WellDuct Window Drainage
BrightWall Waterproof Panels
ThermalDry Wall Barrier
Basement to Beautiful Pre-Finishing Wall Insulation Panels
Drain Tile Installation
SuperSump Pump System
TripleSafe Pumping System
UltraSump Battery Back Up
SaniDry Dehumidifier
Basement Insulation
Sump Pump Installation, Repair & Replacement
 
Crawl Space Repair Services & Products
CleanSpace Encapsulation Vapor Barriers and Liners
Turtle Access Hatch
EverLast Crawl Space Doors
SaniDry CSB Dehumidifier
SmartDrain Water Drainage
SilverGlo Wall Insulation
TerraBlock Floor Insulation
SmartSump Sump Pump
Crawl-O-Sphere Crawl Space Fan
WallCap Block Wall Sealer
SmartVent Flood Vents
 
Foundation Repair Services & Products
Push Pier Underpinning for Settlement, Foundation Leveling, Sinking Foundation Repair
Geo-Lock Wall Anchors
Geo-Lock Helical Anchors
PowerBrace Bowed Wall Repair
CarbonArmor Fiber Wall Repair
SmartJack Crawl Space Support
Slab Pier Repair
ShotCrete Wall Restoration
Interior Slab Leveling
 
Additional Services & Products
Exterior Drainage Systems
Waterline Repair & Replacement
Sewer Line Repair & Replacement
Egress Windows
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A Failing Retaining Wall in Fredericktown, OH, is Permanently Stabilized

A Failing Retaining Wall in Fredericktown, OH, is Permanently Stabilized

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A Failing Retaining Wall in Fredericktown, OH, is Permanently Stabilized A Failing Retaining Wall in Fredericktown, OH, is Permanently Stabilized

Maintaining a safe and stable home is important to longtime homeowners in Fredericktown, OH. That is why they were motivated to address a worsening structural issue before it resulted in serious damage.

The homeowners noticed the exterior retaining wall adjacent to their garage was beginning to cracking and bow outward. Retaining walls can fail due to a variety of issues including poor construction and hydrostatic pressure exerted on the wall by the soil.

The owners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads, and we installed some of our many reliable foundation repair products. These included a Helical Pier and two Geo-Lock Wall Anchors. Both of these durable products permanently stabilize, straighten, and reinforce the retaining wall.

The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing these reliable solutions have helped them create a safer living environment.

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Basement Waterproofing & Crawl Space Encapsulation in Fredericktown, Ohio

Water in the basement or crawl space leads to mold, rot, musty odors and structural issues. It also leads to a reoccurring headache for you. Luckily, our trained experts are available to permanently fix the problem.

We will properly install a hidden drainage system in your Fredericktown basement and completely encapsulate your crawl space with CleanSpace vapor barrier. We are here to solve your basement waterproofing problem for you.

Why Choose Us?
  • Lifetime Warranty on all Perimeter Waterproofing Systems
  • 25-year Warranty on Crawl Space Encapsulation Systems
  • Sump Pump Installation, Repair & Replacement
  • Basement, Crawl Space & Spray Foam Insulation
  • Crawl Space & Basement Dehumidifiers
  • Hundreds of Satisfied Customers

Fredericktown Structural & Foundation Repair

Foundation problems destroy your Fredericktown home’s value and can be dangerous. Our in-house team of foundation repair and geo-technical engineers are here to help. We design and install the right solution and usually have the project finished in less than a week. You will have peace of mind as we provide a 25-year written warranty against defects on our foundation products.

We Fix
  • Bowing Walls
  • Sagging Floors
  • Stair-Step Cracks
  • Tilting Chimneys  
  • Foundation Cracks
  • Garage Slabs   
We Use
  • Wall Anchors
  • Slab Piers
  • I-Beam Wall Braces
  • Helical Deck Piers
  • Sticking Windows
  • Underpinning

 

Case Studies From Fredericktown
Egress
Even after living in their house for many years, homeowners in Fredericktown, OH, wanted to complete various projects to improve the safety of their...
Helical
Foundation walls inside the home, as well as outside, can fail for several reasons. One of the most common is hydrostatic pressure exerted on the...
Job Stories From Fredericktown, OH
Waterproofing and Stabilizing a Home in Fredericktown, OH

New homeowners in Fredericktown, OH, were eager to move in and make the house their own. But they noticed some glaring problems. Water leaked inside the basement, and some areas of the foundation walls were cracking and slightly tilting inward.

Concerned for the safety and stability of their home, the owners wanted to address these problems before significant damage resulted. They knew they could count on Ohio Basement Authority for the right repairs, as they were acquainted with some of our staff. The owners then met with one of our inspectors who evaluated the condition of the leaking basement and problematic walls. Our inspector then presented the owners with some of our reliable basement waterproofing and foundation repair solutions.

One of our crews then waterproofed the basement with the WaterGuard interior drainage system and UltraSump sump pump, as well as an IceGuard attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line. Several Carbon Fiber supports also were firmly adhered to the problematic foundation walls to permanently reinforce them and protect them from further cracking or movement.

The homeowners are pleased to now have a safe, stable, and dry living environment that they will be able to enjoy for many years to come.

Waterproofing a Leaking Basement in Fredericktown, OH

Homeowners in Fredericktown, OH, recently noticed a glaring problem in their basement. When Mother Nature brought heavy rains, puddles in the basement soon followed. The owners didn’t want to have to worry about any of their belongings getting damaged, so they decided to look into repair options.

After seeing Ohio Basement Authority’s TV ads, the owners were eager to contact us to learn more about how we could help them. They met with one of our inspectors who evaluated the condition of the leaking basement. Our inspector then recommended some of our reliable repair solutions.

One of our crews then waterproofed the basement with WaterGuard and UltraSump, as well as exterior IceGuard and LawnScape attachments.

WaterGuard is placed in the sub-floor to catch seeping water from the walls and floor. This water is then directed to the powerful UltraSump Battery Backup System and then pumped out of the house. An IceGuard was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line, and this line was tied into a new downspout conductor line that was installed on the property. A LawnScape outlet also was used to conceal the end of this line in the yard.

The owners now have peace of mind knowing these trustworthy repairs have helped them create a safe, healthy and dry living environment.

Foundation Repair with Carbon Fiber Supports in Fredericktown, OH

His parents have lived in their house in Fredericktown, OH, for decades, but it wasn’t until recently that the man noticed some cracking and slight tilting in the foundation walls. He wanted to help his parents ensure the home’s safety, structural stability and future resale value so the man started to research how to best address these issues.

The man was motivated to contact Ohio Basement Authority after talking to a trusted friend who is a happy customer of our company. The man met with one of our inspectors who evaluated the condition of the foundation walls. Our inspector then recommended one type of our many reliable foundation repair solutions.

One of our crews then installed several Carbon Fiber supports on the walls. These heavy-duty supports firmly adhere to the walls to permanently stabilize them in their current positions, and they prevent any further cracking or inward bowing. The low-profile Carbon Fiber straps also can be easily concealed by paint, drywall, or other materials when finishing the basement.

The man now has peace of mind knowing his parents have a safe and stable living environment because of this trustworthy repair solution.

Push Piers Stabilize a Settling Wall in Fredericktown, OH

After living in his house for several years, a homeowner in Fredericktown, OH, noticed some issues with one of the foundation walls of the barn on his property. This wall had various cracks and gaps, indicating it was settling.

The owner wanted to address these problems before they worsened, so he started to research potential repair options. He came across information about Ohio Basement Authority online, and he was eager to contact us to learn more about how we could help him. He met with one of our inspectors who evaluated the condition of the wall. Our inspector then recommended one type of our many reliable foundation repair solutions.

One of our crews then installed several Push Piers underneath the problematic foundation wall. Once crew members dug down to expose the foundation’s footing, heavy-duty steel brackets were secured. Rugged steel tubes were driven through the brackets to competent soils. The weight of the barn was then transferred through the piers to load bearing strata. This ensures no further settlement will occur, and the barn can be lifted back to level.

The homeowner now has peace of mind knowing the barn will be a safe and stable building for many years to come because of these trustworthy repairs.

Egress Window Installation in Fredericktown, OH

After living in their house for many years, homeowners in Fredericktown, OH, wanted to improve the safety of their home. One room in the basement was used as livable space, more specifically a “man cave.”

According to the International Code for One-and Two-Family Dwellings, all habitable spaces, including basements, are required to have at least one operational emergency escape or means of egress.

The homeowners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through our website. They were eager for us to install a functional egress window.

After excavating the area outside where the new window system was to be installed, one of our expert crews carefully cut into the block foundation wall to make room for the window. The new window’s all-vinyl frame is rust-resistant, and its double-pane glass is energy-efficient.

A lightly-colored window well was installed outside the window, which allows more natural light into the basement. A durable clear cover was attached to the well to enhance safety as well as keep leaves, debris and precipitation out of the window well.

The homeowners are happy to have an updated basement window system that enhances the safety and appearance of their home.

Permanent Waterproofing Solutions Improve the Health, Appearance of a Basement in Fredericktown, OH

After living in her house for many years, a homeowner in Fredericktown, OH, recently began to notice moisture and possible water intrusion in her basement. This was especially concerning because the basement serves as a play area for her grandchildren.

She wanted to make sure this would be a healthy area for her grandchildren, so she began to research repair options and companies. She contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through online resources like Home Advisor. We then installed some of our many reliable waterproofing products that will always keep the basement dry.

These included the WaterGuard interior drainage system and UltraSump Battery Backup System. If any water seeps into the basement, it will be intercepted by the sub-floor WaterGuard system and directed to the reliable UltraSump. The sump pump system was installed inside the larger TripleSafe liner for easy future upgrades, and the external backup battery ensures the system will always work to pump water out of the home, even in the event of a power outage. An IceGuard was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line, and the low-profile, self-draining SaniDry CX also was installed to clean and filter the air and help control humidity.

The walls were covered with the CleanSpace wall system, which instantly brightens the basement and helps with waterproofing. Any seeping water through the walls will run behind the CleanSpace liner and down to the WaterGuard system below.

The homeowner now has peace of mind knowing her grandchildren will have a safer and healthier place to play.

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Wall Anchors and Piers Stabilize a Retaining Wall in Fredericktown, OH

Homeowners in Fredericktown, OH, were growing concerned with the structural stability of their home. They were particularly worried about an exterior retaining wall adjacent to their garage that was beginning to crack and bow.

If neglected, these signs of wall failure will only worsen and result in significant safety hazards that will be costly to repair in the long run.

Hoping to find the best solution to address these issues, the homeowners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads.

To stabilize the portion of the retaining wall that was starting to sag, we installed a Helical Pier underneath the wall. Two Geo-Lock Wall Anchors also were installed to further stabilize the retaining wall and protect it from future cracking or bowing.

The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing these reliable foundation repairs have enhanced their home’s structural stability.

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Crawl Space Insulation in Fredericktown, OH

After living in their house for five years, homeowners in Fredericktown, OH, were concerned with energy efficiency. They noticed the floor of their sun room always was cold, and they wanted to find the best way to insulate the area underneath.

There is a partial crawl space adjacent to the basement that is underneath the sun room. They rarely go into the crawl space, but the owners noticed the insulation was beginning to fail.

They contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online, and they were impressed by our solution.

After removing the failing fiberglass insulation, we installed TerraBlock insulation panels on the crawl space floor and SilverGlo insulation panels on the walls.

The homeowners are excited to have a more energy efficient home because of these reliable solutions.

New Sump Pumps and Downspouts Will Keep a Leaking Basement Dry in Fredericktown, OH

After living in his house for one year, a homeowner in Fredericktown, OH, noticed issues with water in the basement. The existing sump pump system could not keep up, and this resulted in saturated and ruined areas with carpet. The owner plans to make this his long-term home, so he wanted to find the best solution to these issues.

He was not confident in another company’s repair methods, so he contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through our website.

We upgraded the sump pump system in the vast basement by installing two sump pumps – the SuperSump and the TripleSafe. The existing drainage system was tied into these pumps, and IceGuards were attached to the exterior sump pump discharge lines. A SaniDry XP dehumidifier also was installed in the basement to clean and filter the air and help control humidity.

Several new downspout conductor lines also were installed on the property to upgrade the exterior drainage system, and LawnScape outlets were attached to camouflage the ends of these lines.

The homeowner now has peace of mind knowing these reliable solutions will always keep his home dry.

Work Requests From Fredericktown, OH
Vicinity of in Fredericktown
We have two basement windows we would like to turn into egress windows for future bedrooms. We would like a quote for this project.
Vicinity of High Street in Fredericktown
The back portion of our basement retains water after heavy rains. It usually stays in a back room but if it is very wet, it does spread into the larger portion of our basement. We are wanting to rework a portion of the basement to create a bedroom, and possibly put in some walls, but def need the water issue resolved before we do anything further.
Vicinity of in Fredericktown
Water in crawl space
Vicinity of W. Sandusky Street in Fredericktown
The floors on the main floor or bowed. Looking to correct this or prevent further movement
Vicinity of Struble Cir. in Fredericktown
I have a 10x12 sunroom w/a crawl space under it. Can this be insulated?
Vicinity of Gifford St in Fredericktown
We have an unfinished basement with mold issues on the walls and when it rains very hard water has leaked in across the floor from multiple areas. We have done excavating, sealed outside walls, and put in underground drainage but it did not correct our problem. We would like an estimate from you on a waterproofing solution from the inside if possible. Thank you.