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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 Heath 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 Heath 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.
The owners would like to sell the house in the near future, and they were concerned these signs of foundation failure would negatively impact their ability to sell. They knew they could count on Ohio Basement Authority for the right repairs, as they were well-acquainted with one of our employees.
They met with one of our inspectors who completed a thorough evaluation of the problematic foundation walls. Our inspector then suggested some of our reliable foundation repair solutions.
One of our crews then permanently stabilized the walls with several Carbon Fiber supports and PowerBrace beams. Both solutions reinforce the walls and prevent any further cracking or inward bowing. The Carbon Fiber supports, which were placed on the less severe walls, firmly adhere to the walls to hold them in their current positions. The PowerBrace beams were installed on the wall that was in a more severe state of disrepair. These beams can be tightened during dry seasons to help straighten the wall.
There also was an area with a failing floor joist that was contributing to a sagging, uneven spot in the above floor. A SmartJack was installed to help stabilize and lift this area.
The owners are pleased to now have a safe and stable living environment for themselves and the next owners.
During the last year, a homeowner in Heath, OH, noticed some problems in the garage on his property. Some areas of the walls were cracking and appeared to also be slightly tilting inward. The homeowner wanted to avoid serious damage to the structure.
After seeing Ohio Basement Authority’s TV ads, he was motivated to contact us for further guidance. He met with one of our inspectors who completed a thorough evaluation of the problematic walls. Our inspector then recommended one type of our many reliable foundation repair solutions.
One of our crews then permanently stabilized the walls with several Carbon Fiber supports. These heavy-duty supports firmly adhere to the walls to hold them in their current positions. Carbon Fiber supports also protect the walls from any further cracking or inward bowing.
The homeowner is pleased to now have a safer garage on his property.
After living in her house for almost 40 years, a homeowner in Health, OH, was preparing to downsize and move into a smaller apartment. Her son was helping sell the home, but before putting the house on the market, he knew various repair projects needed to be completed.
This included addressing a cracking foundation wall that also appeared to be slightly tilting inward. These issues seemed to be going on for many years. While they have not presented immediate dangers to the home or homeowner, the foundation wall could eventually fail if it continues to be neglected. Foundation walls in this condition also could affect the sale of the home.
Hoping to permanently stabilize the problematic foundation wall, the homeowner’s son contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company online. After one of our inspectors thoroughly evaluated the wall, one of our expert crews installed one type of our many reliable foundation repair products.
Several Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were installed on the wall to permanently stabilize and help straighten it. These durable galvanized steel anchors not only reinforce the walls, their unique design also allows them to be tightened for wall improvement.
The home will now be a safe and stable living environment for future owners for many years to come.
Homeowners in Heath, OH, have lived in their house since it was built 22 years ago. During the last year, they have been closely monitoring potential structural issues. They noticed two of the foundation walls were beginning to crack in stair-step patterns.
These are common signs of foundation wall failure and settlement. These problems will only worsen over time, so the homeowners wanted to address them before any serious damage resulted. The contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads, and we installed one type of our many reliable foundation repair products.
A total of seven Push Piers were installed underneath the settling areas of the foundation. These heavy-duty, galvanized steel piers permanently stabilize the foundation and offer the best opportunity to lift the foundation back to level.
The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing this reliable permanent solution has helped them create a safer living environment.
They have lived in their house since it was built 25 years ago, but it wasn’t until recently that homeowners in Heath, OH, began to see problems with the structure. They noticed two of the foundation walls were cracking and bowing inward.
These are common signs of foundation wall failure, but they need to be addressed properly and promptly before any significant damage occurs.
The homeowners were concerned with the safety of their house, so they began to research repair options and companies. They contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads, and we installed one of our many reliable foundation repair products.
Several Carbon Fiber wall supports were placed on the problematic foundation walls to permanently stabilize them. These sturdy supports also prevent further cracking and bowing, and can easily be concealed with paint or drywall.
The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing their house will be a safe and stable living environment for many more years to come.
After dealing with constant water issues in their basement during the 10 years they have lived in their house, homeowners in Heath, OH, were ready to fix the problem once and for all. They have noticed water seeping into the basement through a couple corners, and their sump pump overflowed on occasion.
The owners mentioned these issues during their appointment with Ohio Basement Authority’s Inspector, Travis Burkart. He helped them create the perfect permanent solution.
We installed the sub-floor WaterGuard drainage system to intercept any seeping water. This water will then be drained into the UltraSump sump pump, which replaced the older sump pump system. The UltraSump Batter Back-up system will always work to pump water out of the home, even in the event of a power outage. An IceGuard also was installed on the exterior sump pump discharge line.
The owners now have peace of mind knowing these reliable products will keep their home safe and dry for many more years to come.
Crawl spaces underneath homes are areas that owners rarely, if ever, venture into. Homeowners in Heath, OH, have lived in their house since it was built 25 years ago. During that time, they have only been in the crawl space a few times. But they have noticed the conditions worsening over the years.
They were interested in having the crawl space insulated, so they contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our crawl space repair services online.
We completely encapsulated the crawl space in CleanSpace liner. This thick and durable liner isolates the home from the earth and acts as a moisture and vapor barrier. It also helps insulate the crawl space. Additional insulation measures included installing SilverGlo panels on the walls, as well as spray foam in the band joists.
Because of rodent intrusion through open vents, vent covers were installed on the home’s exterior to seal the crawl space from outside air, precipitation and pests.
The owners are pleased to have a healthier and energy-efficient crawl space and home.
After living in their house for a few years, homeowners in Heath, OH, were starting to notice excessive dampness and unpleasant odors in the basement. They were concerned with how these nuisances could affect their health.
The owners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads. We helped them improve the air quality and health of their home by installing the SaniDry XP dehumidifier. This powerful, yet energy-efficient system cleans and purifies the air. It also controls moisture, helps prevent mold growth, and reduces odors.
The homeowners can now breathe easier knowing this reliable product has helped create a healthier living environment.
Upon moving into their house, homeowners in Heath, OH, noticed issues with the downspout conductor lines on the property. They were concerned with basement flooding and other problems, so they wanted to address this as soon as possible.
The owners contacted Ohio Basement Authority, and we upgraded the exterior drainage system by installing new downspout conductor lines on the property. These lines were buried underground and directed out to the tree line at the edge of the property.
The owners are happy to have an updated exterior drainage system that will help keep their home dry.