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Basement Waterproofing
WaterGuard Interior System
DryTrak Drainage Channel
TrenchDrain Drain Grate
IceGuard Discharge Line
WellDuct Window Drainage
BrightWall Waterproof Panels
ThermalDry Wall Barrier
Basement To Beautiful Wall Panels
Drain Tile Installation
SuperSump Pump System
TripleSafe Pumping System
UltraSump Battery Back Up
SaniDry Dehumidifier

 

Crawl Space Repair
CleanSpace Encapsulation
Turtl 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
Push Pier Underpinning
Geo-lock Wall Anchors
Geo-lock Helical Anchors
Powerbrace Bowed Wall Repair
Carbonarmor Fiber Wall Repair
SmartJack Crawl Space Support
Slab Pier Repair
PolyLevel Concrete Lifting
Ez Post Deck Repair
Shotcrete Wall Restoration

 

Basement Finishing / Remodeling
Everlast Wall Panels
Insulated Wall Panels
Premier And Linen Ceiling Tiles
ThermalDry Floor Tiles
Millcreek Faux Wood Flooring
Sunhouse Window Wells
Everlast Window Replacement
Rockwell Egress Window

 

Radon Mitigation
Radon Testing
Radon Detection
Radon Abatement
Radon Mitigation System

 

Home Insulation
Attic Insulation
Crawl Space Insulation
Basement Insulation
Wall Insulation
Air Sealing
Attic Air Sealing
Ductwork Sealing
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Leaks Collected by New TwinPack in Okawville, IL

Leaks Collected by New TwinPack in Okawville, IL

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Leaks Collected by New TwinPack in Okawville, IL Leaks Collected by New TwinPack in Okawville, IL

A TwinPack sump pump is just what this basement needs to waterproof the space. Previously this basement didn't have a sump pump, and now any water that leaks inside will be pumped out thanks to the TwinPack sump pump.

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People's Choice: Best in Business
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People's Choice Award: Basement Construction
Woods Basement Systems was voted number one in basement construction by the News-Gazette Media’s People Choice Award. Woods Basement Systems... [Read more]
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Testimonials From Okawville
Marc was great. Very nice, very informative and not pushy!
Testimonial by Mark F. from Okawville, IL
I havn't had any water problems since I had Woods out.
Testimonial by Neil K. from Okawville, IL
I was impressed with the quality of the system and its installation.
Testimonial by Marilyn and Robert G. from Okawville, IL

Why Choose Woods Basement Systems, Inc.?

Owners Rick and Ana Lee Woods started Woods Basement Systems, Inc. over 30 years ago and while the name changed a few times their dedication to serving homeowners across Illinois and Missouri never has. With the proper know-how, hard work and dedication Rick and Anna Lee grew their small business into a giant but never lost sight of the core values that motivated them all along. They understood better than anyone how important a person’s home is to them, which is why they promised to provide excellent service and forge lasting relationships with each and every one of their customers. If your home is in need of Basement Waterproofing, Foundation Repair, Concrete Lifting and Leveling, Crawl Space Repair, Radon Mitigation, or Basement Finishing allow our talented experts to help you! Don’t wait any longer, get in contact with us today and schedule a FREE estimate!

Okawville’s Basement Waterproofing Authority

If you have a musty smell in your basement, walls that feel damp, or a basement that floods when there is heavy rain you are in the right place! Woods Basement Systems, Inc. has over 30 years of basement waterproofing experience when it comes to taking a wet basement and transforming it into the space of your dreams. Our goal is to identify the problem and formulate a custom solution that is right for your home, all for an affordable price. Each one of our certified basement waterproofing technicians will stand behind their work and they only use proven and warrantied products that we will customize to fit your home. Only trust the areas leading basement waterproofing company to ensure the absolute best for your home.

We Provide: 
  • Basement seepage repair for wet basements
  • Wall crack & basement leak repair
  • Battery backup sump pump systems
  • Sump pump installation

Dependable Foundation Repair Experts

The foundation is arguably the most important aspect of your home. Without the strong base that the foundation provides the rest of your home is very susceptible to further problems down the line. Woods Basement Systems, Inc. is a trusted Foundation Supportworks dealer meaning we have the know-how and experience to tackle and resolve all types of foundation repair issues in the most effective way possible. We can provide your home with products available nowhere else, and all of our foundation repair crew members are fully trained. When you match incredible products with experienced professionals the results of our foundation repair work is ensured to be great! If your foundations is cracked, buckling, or has other signs of damage call us today to schedule a FREE foundation repair quote!

We Repair: 
  • Bowing Walls
  • Settlement Sinking
  • Foundation Heave
  • Sagging Crawl Spaces

Fast and Effective Concrete Lifting and Leveling

The major flaw of concrete is that the ground that it was poured on top of will inevitably shift and sink over time. In the states of Illinois and Missouri sinking concrete is all too common which is why our company has gone to great lengths to develop fast and effective concrete lifting and leveling solutions. PolyLevel is a revolutionary product that is minimally invasive and not only lifts and levels concrete but also stabilizes it. The concrete lifting and leveling process begins with a few small holes drilled in the slab, then the PolyLevel polymer is poured into the holes. After only about 15 minutes the polymer is dry and the concrete is ready to be walked and even driven on. This concrete lifting and leveling technique is faster, less disruptive and arguably more effective than mud jacking which is the procedure PolyLevel replaces. To removed tripping hazards, stabilize concrete, and lift it back to a level height nothing is faster or more effective than PolyLevel. To schedule a FREE concrete lifting and leveling estimate contact us today!

We can Fix: 
  • Sunken sidewalks
  • Sagging steps
  • Uneven patios
  • Sinking driveways

Crawl Space Repair Services in Okawville

At Woods Basement Systems, Inc. we have just as much skill and knowledge when it comes to Crawl Space Repair and general crawl space needs. Regardless of what your problem may be we have the products and expertise to confidently handle any problem that you may be faced with. The crawl space is a relatively unknown part of the home but like any other part, it serves a specific function. Through our knowledge and experience we can help solve existing crawl space issues and in some cases even prevent them before they start.

Radon Mitigation To Give You Peace of Mind

Another service that we provide is Radon Mitigation. In case you are unaware, radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas that has become the second-leading cause of lung cancer. The worst part about radon is that it cannot be smelled, tasted, touched or heard. The only way to even know if your home may be afflicted by radon is to allow a certified professional to run a test in your home. If you want to know more information about Radon Mitigation and ensure peace of mind and protection for you and your family give us a call today at 1-844-204-8198.

Air Sealing Insulation Services

Want to improve home comfort and energy efficiency? Your home insulation is a good place to start. The energy experts at Woods Basement Systems, Inc. understand that if your home has a poor thermal barrier than it probably has drafty rooms, high HVAC costs, and uneven temperatures overall. Luckily we offer whole-home insulation solutions!

Our home insulation services:
  • Attic insulation
  • Crawl space insulation
  • Basement insulation
  • Wall insulation
  • Ductwork sealing
  • Air sealing
  • Attic air sealing

Basement Finishing & Egress Window Installation

Why stop at basement waterproofing when we are also the leading experts for Basement Finishing? In our opinions basement finishing is one of the best ways to add useable living/storage space and value to your home. Woods Basement Systems, Inc. is a member of the award-winning Total Basement Finishing dealer network and has the experience and products to provide a beautiful, long-lasting and waterproof design. Add functional space that will protect against water and mold. Don’t wait any longer to transform your home, give us a call today!

Woods Basement Systems, Inc. also has the ability and expertise to install an egress window in your basement that will be customized to your home. Egress windows are necessary by code for any finished room in your basement that has a door. Egress windows serve three major purposes that make them a necessity for any home even if your basement is not finished. Firstly, egress windows are a safety feature that functions as an emergency exit in case of emergency. Secondly, egress windows add curb appeal to the exterior of your home. Lastly, egress windows add value to your home and ensure that your home is up to code if your basement is finished or you want to finish it in the future. If you would like to learn more about egress window installation call or click today!

Job Stories From Okawville, IL
Foundation Repair with GeoLock

Homeowner Randy M. of Okawville, Illinois was struggling with foundation problems and wall failure. Finding cracks inside and outside of the home, as well as on the walls in his basement, they were concerned about the well-being of his home. Randy didn’t want to risk the investment to his home and risk the safety of family and friends. He decided to call Woods Basement Systems to find a solution to their home.

Our foreman Miguel Ortiz and his team came out to the Oakwville home to install some solutions for the home’s foundation. Our team installed our patented product the GeoLock wall anchor. This item works to permanently straighten and stabilize the foundation over time, as well as creating no disturbance to the home’s lawn or landscaping. Now, Randy can be reassured that his home’s foundation is stable and safe.

Foundation Repair with GeoLock - Photo 1
Wet Basement Waterproofing

Homeowner Jacob P. of Okawville was concerned about the pools of water he was finding in his basement after several heavy rains this spring. His basement walls were a mixture of poured concrete and exposed brick. Brick basement walls are not commonly seen today because of the risk of water damage. Because the brick is stacked on top of each other with air bubbles and spots where water can flow through easily. Jacob decided to call Woods Basement Systems to find a solution to waterproof his basement once and for all.

Our foremen Tyler Sears and his team came out to the Okawville home to install our patented WaterGuard system. WaterGuard is engineered specifically to be an efficient, long-lasting interior perimeter basement waterproofing system. WaterGuard is the perfect solution to waterproofing a basement with brick stacked walls, letting the water drain into the WaterGuard and draining the water up and out of that home. Jacob does not have to worry about his basement being wet and damp during the spring and winter seasons.  

Wet Basement Waterproofing - Photo 1
Proactive Protecting by TwinPack & WaterGuard in Okawville, IL

Caleb from Okawville, Illinois wanted to waterproof his basement for proactive measures, so he called Woods Basement Systems. He worked with one of Woods' top system design specialist to design a customized, waterproofing plan for his home. Caleb was given the recommendation of installing a sump pump called a TwinPack sump pump along with a drainage system called WaterGuard. Head foreman, Juan H., and his team worked hard to finish the project quickly and efficiently so Caleb could get back to enjoying his basement. 

The TwinPack sump pump will help discard of the water leaks by pumping it out through the discharge line. The WaterGuard drains will work with the TwinPack to direct all pesky water leaks straight to the TwinPack sump pump to be pumped out of the basement. Thanks to a job well done, Caleb now has a dry and safe basement that will continue to stay protected for many more years to come!

WaterGuard and TrenchDrain in Okawville, IL

Susan and Rich in Okawville, IL were alarmed to see water flooding into their basement from an unknown source, so they called Woods Basement Systems for help. System Design Specialist Luke K. went to inspect the home and developed a custom-tailored solution for the homeowners.

Team Woods installed an effective joint system using WaterGuard and TrenchDrain solutions to remove excess water from the home. WaterGuard is a French drain system that's installed underneath the floor slab for maximum drainage with a finished appearance. It works with TrenchDrain, which is ideal for preventing leaks and flooding in outer entryways. Susan and Rich can rest easy knowing their basement system will work for them to protect their home from flooding and harmful water damage.

Geo-Lock Installation in Okawville, IL

Alan E. from Okawville, IL was alarmed to see his basement walls bowing into his home due to external pressure. He called Woods Basement Systems for help and met with System Design Specialist Nolan M. who worked with Alan to devise the ideal fix for his home repair needs.

Foreman Jeremy R. and his team installed Geo-Lock wall anchors to reinforce the damaged walls. Geo-Lock anchors itself into dense, packed soil under the yard to provide long-lasting stabilization without excessive excavation or disruption in the home. Now Alan can rest easy knowing Geo-Lock will protect his home well into the future.

WaterGuard, TwinPack and IceGuard in Okawville, Illinois

Darrel F., Okawville, Illinois homeowner, was troubled by water leaking into his basement where the floor meets the wall. The water caused mold and a musty odor. Foreman Melvin F. installed a solution to waterproof the basement.

Melvin and his crew installed WaterGuard. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that collects and guides water to the TwinPack sump pump system. TwinPack is equipped with two pumps to ensure the basement stays dry. In addition to WaterGuard and TwinPack, IceGuard was installed. IceGuard provides an exit for water in the event that the discharge lines become frozen or clogged. 

Darrel can now enjoy his dry basement knowing it will stay dry.

WaterGuard Installation in Okawville, Illinois

Nancy R. of Okawville, Illinois was troubled by water leaking into her basement where the floor meets the wall. The water seepafe damaged her drywall and risked damaging her valuables. A Woods Basement Systems system design specialist designed a solution.

WaterGuard was installed to waterproof the basement. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that collects and guides water to the TwinPack sump pump system. TwinPack is equipped with two pumps to ensure the basement stays dry.

Nancy can now enjoy her dry basement worry free.

WaterGuard, TripleSafe and SaniDry in Okawville, Illinois

Dawn M. of Okawville, Illinois was troubled by water leaking into her basement where the floor meets the wall. The water seepage caused mold and created a musty odor. Foreman Melvin F. installed a solution.

Melvin and his team installed WaterGuard. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that collects and guides water to the TripleSafe sump pump system. TripleSafe is equipped with three pumps to ensure the basement stays dry. In addition to WaterGuard and TripleSafe, SaniDry was installed. SaniDry is an energy efficient dehumidifier, so it prevents mold growth.

Dawn can now enjoy her dry, comfortable basement knowing it will stay dry.

Push Piers Support Okawville, Illinois Foundation

Robert S. of Okawville, Illinois was distraught by his settling foundation. As the foundation settled with the soil, it began to crack. A Woods Basement Systems system design specialist designed a solution to support the foundation.

Push Piers were installed. Push Piers lift the foundation to its original position and provide permanent support for the foundation. Robert is relieved to have a safe, supported home.

Work Requests From Okawville, IL
Vicinity of West Walnut Hill Road in Okawville
Leaking walls and floors
Vicinity of ABC Dr in Okawville
Recently bought this home. had a radon test before purchase. tested positive for elevated levels of radon.
Vicinity of in Okawville
Garage floor has sunk next to house 1" need raised
Vicinity of South Elkton Street in Okawville
We recently bought a new house and have major water issues in the basement. Windows leaking, cracks leaking, and a support beam with major leaking.
Vicinity of WIllinois in Okawville
I have a leaky basement. I am interested in having drain system installed in my basement.
Vicinity of North Henrietta Street in Okawville
Front wall of basement has some obvious cracks and bowing. I have a contract on the house and the home inspector suggested contacting you to get an estimate for repairs in order to get tehm fixed prior to closing. Thanks.
Vicinity of N. Front St. in Okawville
I live in +100 year house the foundation on the front part of the house is settled with the porch