Case Studies - Page 2

Groundwater Seepage Repaired With Outside Excavation — Effingham, IL
A small theater in southest Illinois developed a leak along one wall of their auditorium.  It was along the sloping floor leading to the stage and screen.  The entry...
Wall Anchor and Power Brace Installation in Effingham, IL
Brent B. had two adjacent walls with diagonal cracks beginning in the bottom corner, going all the way to the top of the wall. This is a telltale sign of wall failure, which...
Wall Anchor Installation in Altamont, IL
Matt H. was experiencing numerous cracks on his basement walls. Some of these cracks moved diagonally down the walls, while others moved horizontally, suggesting settling...
Wall Anchors in Decatur, IL
A Decatur, IL resident had been having problems with her basement walls cracking and slightly bowing.  She knew the problem would only get worse with time, so she decided...
Push Piers Fix Settlement in Decatur, IL
A homeowner in Decatur, IL began noticing signs of a foundation problem both inside and outside of his home.  Inside, there were large cracks on the basement walls. ...
Foundation Settlement in Decatur, IL
Foundation settlement is a common issue among older homes and buildings.  Some common indicators of foundation problems are cracks extending from doors and windows, windows...
Basement Dehumidification in Decatur, IL
A Decatur, IL resident was having problems with condensation in his basement.  He tried using a small household dehumidifier to dry the air, but it could not properly...
PowerBrace™ Installation in Decatur, IL
Fred and Kris S. experienced a cracked and bowing wall in their basement, as well as a sinking and cracking concrete stairway, driveway, and patio. The stairway landing had...
Radon Mitigation System Installed at Central Christian Church - Decatur, IL
In 1954, Central Christian Church built a new facility on the corner of William and Monroe Streets, and in 1988 expanded their facility by adding an education wing. The large...
Basement Waterproofing and Foundation Repair in Vandalia, IL
This homeowner of Vandalia, Illinois, had a leaky basement, along with bowing walls. To stop the leaking, the homeowner sprayed a sealant over the problem area, but it failed...
Concrete Leveling in Blue Mound, IL
This homeowner in Blue Mound, Illinois, had some concrete slabs behind his home that were sinking. The concrete slabs against the home had sunk on the side toward the home,...
Full Encapsulation Process in Woodlawn, IL
Humidity not only makes us uncomfortable, but it makes the houses we live in uncomfortable too.  This homeowner's crawl space in Woodlawn, IL suffered from this problem. ...
BrightWall Basement in Carterville, IL
This homeowner didn’t want to completely finish his basement, but also wanted something to give it a clean and polished look, while adding waterproof protection. ...
Wall Repair, Foundation Repair and Waterproofing in Carbondale, Illinois
Carbondale, Illinois homeowner Patricia M. was distraught by her basement. Not only were her foundation walls cracked, but water was leaking into her basement through the...
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