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This Jacksonville, Illinois basement had water seeping in from the foundation wall-floor seam as well as the basement stairwell. Woods Basement Systems installed TrenchDrain—a half round pipe with a grate that fits snuggly on top of it, designed to catch any water that may enter from the outside. Now, this basement is dry all the time.
Rainwater used to penetrate this Jacksonville, Illinois basement all the time. After we installed a TripleSafe sump pump with battery backup this, basement is now dry all year 'round!
The University of Illinois Extension building in Jacksonville, IL had hidden leaks in their finished basement. It flooded and left behind a massive mess in their meeting rooms which took many hours to clean up. The director, Aaron D, was worried about more damage so he called Woods Basement Systems for a free estimate. Woods recommended installing a waterproofing system.
Woods installed two TripleSafe sump systems, one of which is shown in the picture, as part of the waterproofing system. Each TripleSafe contains a primary, a secondary and a battery back up pump. They take water from the drainage system and expel it out and away from the basement through their discharge lines. If the primary pump is unable to keep up with a higher volume of water coming from a heavy downpour, the secondary pump will automatically kick into action to keep the basement dry. In the event of a power outage, the battery back up pump can pump up to 11,000 gallons of water out of the basement on a full charge to keep water at bay until power is restored.
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Residents of Jacksonville, IL wanted to take care of their wet and smelly crawl space and turn it into a usable storage area. The air in the crawl space was extremely humid, resulting in mold growth and a bad odor coming up into the home. Woods Basement Systems solved their nasty crawl space problems by fixing the water leakage, isolating the home from the earth, sealing out outside air, and keeping the crawl space air dry. They did this by installing a SmartSump, CleanSpace, CleanSpace vent covers, and a SaniDry. The residents were highly satisfied with their new dry and clean crawl space, and were happy to be able to now use it for storage.
Roberta experienced water damage in her basement. The floors were damaged, but not as badly as the bottom of her wood paneled walls. Because of the wet wood, mold growth started. She wanted her basement to become waterproof and stop the growth in its tracks. She got WaterGuard, Triple Safe, and SaniDry from Woods Basement Systems. After these three systems were installed, Roberta's basement has never looked better. She now no longer worries after it rains and now lives peacefully in her new waterproofed home.
Alexis and Helen B. of Concord, Missouri were troubled with water leaking into their basement where the floor meets the wall. Our system design specialist Mike T. recommended the WaterGuard drainage system, UltraSump and EverLast Half-Wall Restoration.
Our foreman Melvin F. and his installation team removed the wet drywall and installed the WaterGuard to prevent water from finding its way back into the basement. The UltraSump system was also installed to keep the water out. Lastly, the once-wet wall was restored with the EverLast Half-Wall. Alexis and Helen B. can now enjoy a beautiful, dry basement.
Kathy H. from Concord, MO had water continuously puddling on her basement floor. She called Woods Basement Systems to locate the leak and permanently solve the problem. Our System Design Specialist customized a solution to keep her basement dry year round.
Our installation team put in place the the WaterGuard drainage system, Triple Safe sump pump, IceGuard, and a Lawnscape Outlet. All of these products work together to keep the water out of Kathy's basement.
The WaterGuard drainage system is installed below the basement floor along the foundation wall. This system allows water in the foundation’s surrounding soil to be guided directly to the sump pump before it enters the basement.
Our TripleSafe sump pump has two working pumps and is supported with a third battery backup pump. That third pump offers Kathy peace of mind knowing that it will kick on in the event of a power outage during a storm. The TripleSafe also has an alarm system that will sound should any of the pumps fail, this will alert Kathy to have her pump serviced before her basement is flooded.
IceGuard is a specially designed product that is installed outside the home. This allows water to be discharged away from the house should a pipe ever freeze, which we know happens often in the harsh Midwest winters.
The last product installed, the LawnScape outlet, discharges water coming from the rain gutters further away from the home as to not allow water to puddle near the basement walls.
Brian S., small business owner in Jacksonville, Illinois, discovered mold and rot in his wet, musty crawlspace. The mold risked the integrity of the foundation as it at through the wet wood. System design specialist, Tim W. design a solution to support the building and keep the crawlspace dry.
Foreman James L. and his crew installed SmartJack to support the failing foundation. SmartJack lifts sagging floors to their original position and provides support over time. To keep the crawlspace dry, James installed CleanSpace. CleanSpace is a crawlspace encapsulation system. It is inorganic, so it does not support mold growth. CleanSpace is a vapor barrier, so it keeps water and moisture from entering the crawlspace.
In addition to CleanSpace, SaniDry was installed. SaniDry is an energy efficient dehumidifier. By keeping the humidity low, mold growth will stay low. Brian is pleased to know his foundation is supported and the crawlspace will stay dry.
Jacksonville, Illinois homeowner Tracy A. was troubled by water leaking into her basement where the floor meets the wall. The water seepaged caused mold and risked damaging her valuables.
Foreman Thomas B. installed WaterGuard. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that collects and guides water away from the basement. With WaterGuard, Tracy's basement will stay dry and her valuables are safe from mold.
Jerry and Joan W., Greenup, Illinois homeowners, were distraught by water leaking into their finished basement where the floor meets the wall. The water damaged their drywall and risked damaging their valuables. Foreman Melvin F. installed a solution to waterproof the basement.
WaterGuard, a perimeter drainage system, was installed. WaterGuard collects and guides water to the TripleSafe sump pump system. TripleSafe is equipped with a main pump, backup pump and battery-powered pump to ensure the basement stays dry. In addition to WaterGuard and TripleSafe, IceGuard was installed. IceGuard provides an exit for water in the event that the discharge lines become frozen or clogged.
Jerry and Joan are relieved to have a dry basement. They can rest comfortably knowing their basement will stay dry.
The finished basement of the building that housed Morgan County Extension of the University of Illinois in Jacksonville, IL flooded several inches. The flooding had left a massive mess in the meeting rooms that required hours of clean up and threatened the many items stored in the basement. The director of the extension, Aaron D., was worried about more damage so he called Woods Basement Systems. After thoroughly inspecting the basement, Design Specialist Chris T. determined that the best solution would be a waterproofing system.
Woods installed the WaterGuard drainage system under the cement floors along the perimeter of the basement. Unlike other exterior systems that become clogged by silt and plant roots, WaterGuard is an interior system that sits on top of the concrete footing to keep it clog-free as it collects water from the foundation walls and floors of the basement and drains it to the sump pump.
Woods installed two TripleSafe sump systems to accept the water from the WaterGuard and eject it out and away from the basement through its discharge lines. Each TripleSafe contains three pumps, including battery back up pumps, to ensure the basement stays dry, even in heavy downpours or power outages.
IceGuards were installed on the discharge lines on the exterior of the building. The perforations on the IceGuards were designed to allow trapped water escape to the yard if the lines become frozen to prevent it from getting back into the basement.
Director Aaron D. has peace of mind that the building’s basement will stay dry and they can continue to use it for a meeting space and storage.
Audra W. of Jacksonville, Illinois was distraught by her musty, moldy crawl space. Mold is a known allergen and it was unwanted in her home. System Design Specialist Brandon B. designed a solution to restore her crawl space.
Foreman Greg J. installed the CleanSpace crawl space encapsulation system. CleanSpace is an inorganic vapor barrier. It prevents water from entering the crawl space and does not support mold growth. SaniDry, an energy efficient dehumidifer, was also installed. Keeping the humidity low keeps the mold away.
Audra can breathe easily knowing her crawl space is mold free.
Jacksonville, Illinois homeowner Audra W. was troubled by her wet crawl space. Water leaked into the crawl space through her block foundation and caused mold. System design specialist Brandon B. designed a solution to keep the crawl space dry and mold-free.
Greg J., foreman, installed CleanSpace. CleanSpace is an inorganic vapor barrier, so it does not support mold growth. CleanSpace encapsulates the crawl space to keep water out. To further prevent mold growth, SaniDry was installed. SaniDry is an energy efficient dehumidifier. It keeps the relative humidity low without hiking the energy bill.
Audra can breathe easily knowing her crawl space is dry and will stay dry.
Martha H. of Jacksonville, IL had water leaking into and pooling on the floor in her basement. She contacted Woods Basement Systems for a free estimate.
Design specialist Brandon B. evaulated the basement leak and determined the best solution for Martha would be a full perimeter waterproofing system as well as a sump pump with freezing and clogging protection.
Foreman Jose L. and his crew then installed the WaterGuard drainage system around the perimeter of the basement where the floor meets the wall. They also installed the TripleSafe sump pump, equipped with a primary and secondary pump as well as a battery back up pump. On the exterior of the home, Jose's crew installed the exterior discharge line with the IceGuard system to allow water to escape the basement in the event of clogging or freezing.
Martha and her family can now rest assured their basement and treasured belongings are protected from future water leaks.
Greg F. of Concord, MO realized that the concrete walkway leading up to his home was suffering uneven concrete settlement. He decided to call Woods Basement Systems for a free estimate about fixing the issue.
Systems Design Specialist Matthew S. evaluated the situation and determined that the proper solution would be for foreman Juan H. to install PolyLevel. PolyLevel is foam injection that is installed directly into the concrete and is designed to lift the concrete back to its original position.
Since the installation of PolyLevel, Greg F. is very happy that his home is restored and that he is no longer at risk for potential dangers such as tripping.
A local business in St. Louis, MO noticed that the concrete slabs leading into their building was sinking and settling unevenly. Aware of the negative appearance, in addition to the dangers that such as tripping that could affect citizens entering the building, they decided to call Woods Basement Systems.
Systems Design Specialist Peter N. visited the building and determined that the appropriate solution would be for foreman Kapone C. to install PolyLevel. PolyLevel is a foam injection that is is installed into the concrete in 4 simple steps and works to lift the concrete back to its original position. He also informed the business owners that concrete can settle unevenly naturally over time, as the result of the weight of the concrete in addition to the weight of what the concrete is responsible for holding up.
Since the installation of PolyLevel, the business owners no longer have to be concerned about the appearance or the safety of the building for their customers.
Steve T. of Champaign, Illinois discovered that his home's crawl space was holding water. He knew that standing water could cause rotting or mold growth, so he called Woods Basement Systems for assistance.
Design specialist Gregory B. assessed the situation and decided that the best solution was to fully waterproof the crawl space. Foreman James L. then traveled to the home to install a CleanSpace encapsulation system, a SmartPipe drainage system, and a SmartSump sump pump.
The CleanSpace encapsulation system was placed on the floor and up the walls of the crawl space. It acts as a vapor barrier and completely seals the crawl space from the basement. The SmartPipe drainage system accepts water from both the soil and the surface of the crawl space. It then drains the water to the sump pump. Finally, the SmartSump is a lightweight sump pump made specifically for crawl spaces. It collects and expels water from the crawl space.
Steve T. no longer has to worry about possible rotting or mold growth in his home's crawl space. He now has a waterproof and dry crawl space.
Jeff C. of Murrayville, Illinois noticed that his home's basement was collecting water even though he already had a working sump pump. He did not want to have to clean up a mess after every rain shower, so he called Woods Basement Systems for assistance.
Design specialist Jake S. assessed the situation and decided that installing a Sanidry Sedona dehumidifier and a Waterguard drainage system would fix the problem. Foreman Miguel O. then headed to the home to get the project started.
The Sanidry Sedona is a lightweight and powerful dehumidifier. It not only removes water vapor from the air, but also filters the air for dust, mold spores, and other allergens. The Waterguard drainage system was placed above the footing of the basement. It collects and drains any water coming up from the ground before it reaches the surface of the basement.
Jeff C. no longer has to worry about a wet basement due to water coming up through the basement flooring or water in the air. He now has a dry and waterproof home.
Greg and Elisa H were concerned when they noticed that their floors were beginning to sink. So, they decided to call Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Kevin E was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Joshua B installed a SmartJack under Greg and Elisa’s home. The SmartJack will rest on a stable level of soil and support the portion of the house that is sinking, it will also attempt to raise the home's level over time.
Dennis B. of Concord, Missouri noticed that the concrete garage and sidewalk around his home was starting to sink. He did not want this problem to continue to get worse or cause any tripping hazards, so he called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Chris A. assessed the situation and decided that PolyLevel was the best solution. Foreman Bryan N. then headed to the home to get the job started. PolyLevel is a foam that is inserted below the concrete through a penny-sized hole. The foam then expands and lifts the concrete back to its original position.
Dennis B. no longer has to worry about his home's driveway and sidewalk sinking. He now has level concrete around his home.
Debbie R. of Williamsville, Illinois noticed that some of the walls in her home's basement were bowing and cracking. She did not want to ignore the problem and let it get worse or cause safety concerns, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Kevin E. assessed the situation and decided that the installation of a few PowerBraces would fix the homeowner's problems. Foreman Reginald B. then traveled to the home to get the job started. PowerBraces consist of steel I-beams that are fastened to the joists above the wall. PowerBraces are adjustable and can be tightened to help stabilize and possibly straighten the walls.
Debbie R. no longer has to worry about her home's walls bowing and cracking. She now has stable and safe walls in her basement.
Karen L. of Waverly, Illinois noticed that a few walls in her home's basement were bowing and cracking. She was also having issues with water entering her home. She did not want to have to keep worrying about these problems, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Norman G. assessed the situation and decided that wall anchors would fix the bowing walls, and a TripleSafe sump pump and DryTrak would waterproof the home. Because the team is specially trained, foreman Matthew A. took care of the wall anchors, while foreman Troy W. was responsible for the waterproofing.
The wall anchors extend from the inside walls of the home to the hard packed soil outside. They help stabilize and prevent further movement of the wall. DryTrak is installed on top of the basement floor and drains water coming through the foundation walls. Finally, the TripleSafe sump pump removes water from the home through a discharge line. It is equipped with a primary, secondary, and battery powered pump.
Karen L. no longer has to worry about a wet basement or bowing walls. She now has stable basement walls and a waterproof home.
Evelyn L. of Waverly, Illinois noticed that some of the walls in her home's basement were cracking and bowing. She did not want the problem to get worse or cause any safety concerns, so she called Woods Basement Systems.
Design specialist Ken H. assessed the situation and decided the best option was to install a few wall anchors. Foreman Ronald D. then headed to the home to get the job started. Wall anchors are made of steel and extend from the inside walls of the home to the hard packed soil outside. They help stabilize and prevent further movement of the walls.
Evelyn L. no longer has to worry about her home's walls bowing and cracking. She now has safe and stable basement walls.
Janessa H. of Woodson Terrace, Missouri noticed that water was entering her home's basement every time it stormed. She did not want to have to keep cleaning up a mess, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Jake S. assessed the situation and formulated the perfect solution. Foreman William H. then headed to the home to install a Waterguard drainage system and a TripleSafe sump pump.
The Waterguard drainage system is installed above the footing of the basement. It collects and drains any water rising from the ground before it reaches the basement surface. The TripleSafe sump pump removes water from the home through a discharge line. It is equipped with a primary, secondary, and battery powered pump.
Janessa H. no longer has to worry about a flooded basement in her home. She now has a waterproof and dry basement.
Rich H. of Jacksonville, Illinois noticed that his home's basement was collecting water after heavy rain showers. He did not want to have to deal with a mess every time it stormed, so he called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Brandon B. assessed the situation and decided the best option was to install a Waterguard drainage system, a UltraSump sump pump, and a TripleSafe sump pump. Foreman Mason S. then traveled to the home to get the job started.
The Waterguard drainage system was installed above the footing of the basement. It collects and drains any water coming up from the ground before it reaches the basement surface. Both the UltraSump and the TripleSafe remove water from the home through a discharge line. The UltraSump is equipped with a primary and battery powered pump. The TripleSafe sump pump is equipped with a primary and battery powered pump as well, but also has a secondary pump.
Rich H. no longer has to worry about his home's basement flooding. He now has a waterproof and dry basement.
Stacy B. of Concord, Missouri noticed that water was entering her home's basement every time it stormed. She did not want to have to keep worrying about her home flooding, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Chris G. assessed the situation and decided the best solution was to install a CleanSpace wall system, a Waterguard drainage system, and a TripleSafe sump pump. Foreman Melvin F. then headed to the home to get the job started.
The CleanSpace wall system is a plastic liner that covers the walls of the basement. It acts as a vapor barrier and drains any leaks that occur behind it. The Waterguard drainage system was installed above the footing of the basement. It accepts and drains any water rising from the ground before it reaches the surface of the basement. Finally, the TripleSafe sump pump removes the water from the home through a discharge line. It is equipped with a primary, secondary, and battery powered pump.
Stacy B. no longer has to worry about her home's basement collecting water. She now has a dry and waterproof basement.
Joseph W. of Woodson Terrace, MO had a floor drain in the basement of his home. In the past, this customer has had a flooded basement with up to 30 inches of water and was interested in the sump pump options offered by Woods Basement Systems.
Design specialist Mike T. evaulated the basement and determined the best option for Joseph's home would be the TripleSafe sump pump. This system is equipped with a primary and secondary pump as well as a battery back up in case of power outage or primary pump failure.
Foreman Jose L. and his crew installed the sump pump and battery back up system and Joseph can now rest assured his basement is protected from future ground water leaks.
Homeowner Diane in Franklin, IL was distraught to see cracked, bowing walls in her basement and reached out to Woods Basement Systems for help. System Design Specialist Robert M. took the case and offered a custom-fit solution for Diane's foundation problems.
Foreman Matthew A. and his team installed Geo-Lock wall anchors to reinforce the damaged walls. Geo-Lock utilizes a galvanized steel rod and heavy-duty steel plates to lock into dense soil under the yard to stabilize and potentially straighten the damaged walls. Thanks to Geo-Lock, Diane can rest easy knowing her home's foundation has the stability it needs to give her the piece of mind she deserves.
Jacksonville, IL homeowner John was concerned with cracks in his the walls of his home's foundation and in the crawlspace, so he called Woods Basement Systems to figure out the next step. He met with Design Specialist Brandon B., and he gave John a free estimate and recommended the ideal solution.
Team Woods installed push pier support systems to reinforce the home's foundation. Push piers are made of galvanized steel to offer permanent protection, and they lift the home to its original position to prevent additional damage. Wit hhis new pish piers, John has the peace of mind he deserves knowing his foundation has the protection it needs.
Karen of Farmington, Missouri had a crack in a basement wall which caused water to leak in. She decided to call Woods Basement systems and systems design specialist, Pete L. found a solution. He recommended installing a TripleSafe pump, CleanSpace, and WaterGuard.
Foreman, Jose L. installed the products. The TripleSafe pump guarantees to keep your basement or crawl space dry with its three-in-one design including a primary pump, a secondary pump, and a battery-powered backup pump. CleanSpace is a vapor barrier made of inorganic materials which makes in not susceptible to mold growth. It works to collect water that seeps through basement walls. The WaterGuard takes the water that the CleanSpace collects and guides it to the sump pump where it can be removed from the home.
Now Karen C. can sleep easy, knowing her basement is dry.
Jacksonville, Illinois homeowner Sarah had bowing walls in her basement. She gave Woods Basement System a call and System Design Specialist Brenton developed the perfect plan for her.
Foreman Jeremy and his crew installed Geo-Lock Wall Anchors in the basement. The Geo-Lock Wall Anchors are the perfect solution for bowing walls because they use the weight of the Earth as resistance for the wall.
Sarah's bowing wall now has the support it needs to be returned to its original position.
Barbara in Woodson Terrace, MO was looking to protect her basement from harmful leaks and moisture, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help. She met with Design Specialist PEte L., who gave her a free estimate on a custom-fit waterproofing system to keep her basement dry at all times.
Foreman Juan H. and his team installed CleanSpace wall liners and WaterGuard drains to keep unwanted water away from the basement. CleanSpace is an inorganic vapor barrier designed to prevent moisture and microbial growth out of the home. It redirects water to the WaterGuard drains, which are installed under the floor slab for clog-free drainage with a minimal appearance. With CleanSpace and WaterGuard on her side, Barbara can rest easy knowing her basement will be safe from water thanks to Team Woods!
Jess and Grant B. of Jacksonville, Illinois had water leaking into their basement, so they decided to call Woods Basement Systems for help. Systems design specialist, Nolan M. was able to find a solution and recommended installing a Twin Pack sump pump, WaterGuard, and IceGuard.
Foreman, Donald A. installed the products. The Twin Pack sump pump includes two stainless steel pump to protect your home against leaks and floors all year round. WaterGuard is installed in the perimeter of the basement floor and it works to collect water that seeps through basemetn walls. It then takes that collected water and guides it to the sump pump to be fully removed form the home. IceGuard is placed on the outside of the home and it allows for water to expel from the guards in the event that the pipes should freeze or clog.
Now Jess and Grant B. have a safe, dry basement.
Barb, a Woodson Terrace, Missouri homeowner, had water coming in one side of her basement. She gave Woods Basement Systems a call and System Design Specialist Pete developed a plan for her.
Foreman Juan and his crew installed the CleanSpace and WaterGuard System for Barb. The CleanSpace will collect water vapor and water that comes into the basement. It will direct the water to the WaterGuard and move it to the sump pump.
Barb can now store her belongings in her basement without worry of water damage.
David G. in Jacksonville, IL was concerned about bowing, cracked foundation walls in his basement, so he reached out to Woods Basement Systems to be proactive about finding repair options. David met with System Design Specialist Greg B. and received a no-cost estimate on the perfect solution for his foundation problems.
Foreman James L. and his crew installed Geo-Lock wall anchors to brace and support the compromised walls. Geo-Lock uses a galvanized steel rod and heavy-duty steel plate to lock the wall in place, reinforce it, and even straighten it over time for maximum protection. Now David has the peace of mind he deserves knowing his foundatino issues are gone for good thanks to Geo-Lock!
Elba of Jacksonville, Illinois struggled with water damage for several years and wanted to find a permanent solution. Elba had plans to finish her basement, so before she could do so she needed to waterproof the space. She called Woods Basement Systems to see what could be done. Elba met with system design specialist, Luke B., who designed a custom-fit plan for Elba's basement.
Foreman, Juan H., installed the new waterproofing products in the Jacksonville, Illinois basement. The TripleSafe sump pump will discard of any water that may seep into the basement, while the WaterGuard draining system catches the water around the perimeter of the basement and sends that water to the sump pump.
Thanks to the work of Team Woods, Elba can now proceed in her plans to finish her basement knowing that the space will be safe and dry.
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