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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 Galion basement and completely encapsulate your crawl space with CleanSpace vapor barrier. We are here to solve your basement waterproofing problem for you.
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Foundation problems destroy your Galion 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.
Before purchasing a house, home buyers in Galion, OH, wanted to be sure it would be structurally sound. They noticed several cracks and gaps in the walls, which greatly concerned them.
After finding information online about Ohio Basement Authority, the buyers 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 home and its problematic foundation walls. Our inspector determined the walls showed signs of settlement, and he recommended one type of our many reliable foundation repair solutions.
One of our crews then installed several Push Piers underneath the settling foundation walls. After exposing the foundation’s footing, heavy-duty steel brackets were secured. Rugged steel tubes were then driven through the brackets to competent soils. The weight of the house was then transferred through the piers to load-bearing strata. This ensures no further settlement will occur, and the home’s walls can be lifted back to level. Any cracks along the walls also were filled and repaired.
The buyers can confidently purchase and move into the home because this trustworthy repair project has ensured the home’s safety and structural integrity.
After living in their house for 15 years, homeowners in Galion, OH, noticed a problem in their basement was getting worse. Water was leaking inside, and the existing sump pump was struggling to keep up.
The owners wanted to address this issue before serious damage resulted, so they started to research potential repairs. After finding information about Ohio Basement Authority online, they were eager to contact us for further guidance. They met with one of our inspectors who evaluated the condition of the basement, and he then suggested some of our reliable waterproofing solutions.
One of our crews then waterproofed the basement with WaterGuard, UltraSump and an IceGuard. WaterGuard is a sub-floor drainage system that collects seeping water from the walls and floor. This water is then directed to the UltraSump sump pump to be pumped out of the home. An IceGuard also was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line.
The homeowners are pleased to now have a dry home because of these trustworthy repairs.
After living in their house for two years, homeowners in Galion, OH, started to notice a problem in their basement. Even though support posts were on the walls, the walls continued to crack and tilt inward. They wanted to address these issues as soon as possible before any serious damage resulted.
After talking about their concerns to a trusted friend, their friend recommended Ohio Basement Authority after being pleased with the crawl space and foundation repair projects we completed for him. The owners then contacted us and met with one of our inspectors. Our inspector completed a thorough evaluation of the problematic walls and then suggested one type of our many reliable foundation repair solutions. While he was there, our inspector also noted the crawl space appeared to be an unsightly and unsafe area, and the sump pump system could use updating. The owners also voiced concerns about radon.
The homeowners then were ready to move forward with multiple repair projects to transform their forever home. The walls were permanently stabilized by several Carbon Fiber supports, and the sump pump was upgraded to the UltraSump system. The crawl space was encapsulated in CleanSpace and insulated with TerraBlock and SilverGlo panels, and this area also was stabilized with several SmartJacks. A radon mitigation system also was installed to help lower the home’s radon levels as much as possible.
The owners can rest easier knowing all of these trustworthy repairs have helped them create a safer and healthier home that they will be able to enjoy for many years to come.
After living in their home for several years, homeowners in Galion, OH, wondered just how healthy their home actually was. They were concerned with the condition of the crawl space under the house.
They contacted Ohio Basement Authority after finding information about our company online. One of our inspectors then visited to assess the condition of this area, and he recommended the best solutions to address this unhealthy area.
One of our crews then encapsulated the crawl space in CleanSpace liner. This thick and durable liner completely seals the crawl space from the earth. CleanSpace also acts as a moisture and vapor barrier. This liner also helps insulate the crawl space, but additional measures also were used. SilverGlo panels were placed on the walls, and spray foam was applied to the band joists.
The homeowners are pleased to now have a safe and healthy home because of these trustworthy repairs.
As a happy Ohio Basement Authority customer, a homeowner in Galion, OH, is pleased to know the basement waterproofing and foundation repair solutions we previously installed are working properly. During an annual maintenance appointment, one of our service technicians noticed a couple unhealthy crawl space areas adjacent to the basement.
He suggested the perfect remedies for these areas of her house, and the homeowner was eager for one of our crews to transform these areas. The crawl spaces were encapsulated in thick and durable CleanSpace liner. This liner completely seals the crawl spaces from the earth. It also acts as a moisture and vapor barrier, and it helps insulate the crawl spaces.
A SaniDry dehumidifier also was placed in the basement to clean and filter the air, control moisture and humidity, and reduce odors and the potential for mold growth.
The homeowner is glad all of these areas of repair have been addressed by permanent solutions.
Ever since they moved into their house more than 30 years ago, homeowners in Galion, OH, have seen evidence of cracking in their foundation walls. They didn’t notice any other structural issues that could have presented any danger, but they wanted to be proactive and protect their forever home.
The owners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online, and we installed one of our many reliable foundation repair products.
Several Carbon Fiber supports were placed on the foundation walls throughout the basement. These durable supports permanently reinforce the walls and prevent any future cracking or inward bowing. It is also easy to conceal these supports with paint, drywall or paneling.
The owners now have peace of mind knowing their home will be a structurally stable living environment for many years to come.
During the past 30 years of living in their house, homeowners in Galion, OH, have been monitoring foundation walls that were cracking and bowing inward. They were concerned the walls could fail and cave in, so they wanted to address these issues once and for all.
Cracking and bowing in foundation walls usually are the first signs homeowners will notice in failing foundation walls. These are common issues, but they can result in costly repairs and dangerous safety hazards.
The homeowners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online, and we installed some of our many reliable foundation repair solutions. We installed a total of 18 Geo-Lock Wall Anchors on the problematic foundation walls. These heavy-duty galvanized steel anchors permanently reinforce the walls and offer the best opportunity to straighten them back to level.
The owners were excited their forever home was permanently stabilized by this reliable solution.
A home-buyer was excited to purchase a house in Galion, OH, but she knew it needed some work. She noticed issues such as foundation walls cracks and evidence of water intrusion and water damage. She plans to make this her forever home, so making sure it would be healthy and stable was very important to her.
She contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through online resources like Home Advisor. We then installed several reliable basement waterproofing and foundation repair products that would help her create a healthier home.
Several Carbon Fiber supports and structural steel I-Beams also were installed on the problematic foundation walls. Both of these sturdy support systems permanently stabilize the foundation walls and prevent any further cracking or inward bowing.
The new homeowner was excited these permanent solutions were installed so her house will be a safe and healthy living environment she will be able to enjoy for many years to come.
A homeowner in Galion, OH, noticed water seeping into her basement and collecting in several puddles whenever it rained. She was concerned this continuous problem could damage her home and her belongings, so she was eager to address it once and for all.
After learning more about Ohio Basement Authority from a local home improvement show, the homeowner knew she could count on us to provide her with the best permanent solutions.
One of our expert inspectors, Jim Pierpoint, completed a thorough evaluation of her home. During his inspection, Jim noticed two of the foundation walls were slightly cracking and bowing inward. These structural issues also could have led to the wet conditions in the basement.
Based on Jim’s recommendations, one of our expert crews installed several basement waterproofing and foundation repair solutions for the homeowner. These included the WaterGuard interior drainage system and TripleSafe sump pump. The sump pump discharge line was tied into new downspout conductor lines that were buried underground and directed to drain at the street. A SaniDry XP dehumidifier also was installed in the basement to filter and purify the air, as well as control humidity.
Several Carbon Fiber wall supports also were installed on the problematic foundation walls to permanently reinforce them and prevent future cracking and bowing.
The owner has peace of mind knowing her longtime home will now be a healthy and safe living environment.
Since moving into his house eight years ago, a homeowner has noticed sagging areas of the floors getting worse. This is a typical sign of foundation settlement, but it can result in serious safety hazards. That is why the homeowner wanted to address this problem.
He contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online, and we installed the perfect foundation repair solution.
Along with replacing the main support beam in the crawl space, we installed two SmartJacks to reinforce this beam and the floor joists. These heavy-duty galvanized steel supports permanently stabilize the sagging floors and can lift them back to level. They are designed to stop settling, but they can easily be adjusted if any settling occurs.
The homeowner now has peace of mind knowing this reliable foundation repair solution has created a safe and stable living environment he will be able to enjoy for many years to come.
During the last couple of years, a homeowner in Galion, OH, has been monitoring concerning structural issues in her older home. She noticed some areas of the floors were sagging and uneven, and she was concerned with foundation settlement.
She wanted to address these problems before they worsened and endangered her family, so she contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads. We then installed the perfect solutions to stabilize her home.
We placed six SmartJack in the crawl spaces to permanently support the floor joists and help raise the floors back to level. A Geo-Lock Wall Anchor was installed to help straighten a bowing wall in the basement, and several Carbon Fiber supports were placed on the walls throughout the basement to permanently reinforce them.
We also updated her basement waterproofing system by installing the WaterGuard interior drainage system and TripleSafe sump pump. These reliable products will keep the basement dry, and the BrightWall panels added to the walls enhance their appearance.
The homeowner now has peace of mind knowing these reliable foundation repair and basement waterproofing products have helped her create a safer and healthier living environment that she will be able to enjoy for many more years to come.
Even though his house had a waterproofing system, a homeowner in Galion, OH, was concerned with water intrusion in the basement. He plans to live in the house for many years, so having a safe, healthy and dry living environment is very important to him.
He contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online, and we installed a reliable waterproofing system that will always keep his basement dry. This included the sub-floor WaterGuard interior drainage system that will intercept any seeping water and drain it to the existing sump pump.
The homeowner also was concerned with a few areas of the foundation walls that were starting to crack and bow inward in the 50-year-old house. We used one of our many reliable foundation repair products to permanently stabilize these problematic walls. We installed several Carbon Fiber supports that not only reinforce the walls, but prevent them from cracking and bowing any further.
The owner was pleased these reliable products were installed so his home will be an ideal living environment for many more years to come.
Upon moving into her house, a homeowner in Galion, OH, noticed one of the foundation walls was cracking and bowing. She was concerned these issues could worsen and result in an unstable home, so she wanted to address these problems as soon as possible.
She contacted Ohio Basement Authority, and we helped her create a structurally sound home. We excavated the earth outside the problematic foundation wall down the footer, the pushed the wall back to as plumb as possible. We then applied dampproofing to the exterior wall to prevent moisture intrusion, then backfilled and replaced the soil.
To stabilize the wall from the inside, we installed one of our many reliable foundation repair products. Several Carbon Fiber supports were placed on the walls to permanently reinforce them and prevent further cracking and inward bowing.
The owner now has peace of mind knowing her home will be a safe and stable living environment for many years to come.