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Woods Basement Systems, Inc. provides expert crawl space repair services in Randolph County. We provide high quality solutions to ensure your crawl space is insulated, dry, and clean. Crawl space repair can improve your home’s air quality and reduce your utility bills. In addition to our crawl space repair services, we also provide basement waterproofing, basement finishing, foundation repair, and much more.
Woods Basement Systems, Inc. has been serving Randolph County for nearly 30 years, and we have the experience and expertise to provide you with all the services and products you need to keep your home clean and dry. As a family owned and operated company, we pride ourselves on providing high quality products and excellent customer service. We will work with you every step of the way to ensure that you get exactly what you need for your home and are completely satisfied.
If you're looking to turn your basement into a clean, dry, and usable space, call us today for a free estimate on all our services in Randolph County!
Barry, a previous customer of Woods Basement Systems called back for an extra sump pump in his new CleanSpace crawl space. The Ultra Sump was installed just in case his primary pump failed. This pump would be the back up system and would turn on to keep this space from leaking. Now, Barry is greatly satisfied with the condition of his crawl space and how it will forever stay clean and dry.
In need of a new sump pump system, Dennis H. got in contact with Woods Basement Systems about installing a TripleSafe Sump Pump. The sump pump is equipped with a battery backup if there is ever an instance where there is no power. TripleSafe also uses the second pump in case the first pump were to go out, or both pumps work together to remove more water from the home. Dennis H. is happy knowing that his Steeleville, IL basement is protected.
Chester and Marilyn A. of Pontoon Beach, IL contacted Woods Basement Systems about preventing their discharge lines from freezing during the cold winter months. It was determined that the IceGuard Discharge Line System was to be installed. The couple was pleased to know that having IceGuard will help in protecting their basement from getting wet. Because it is an anti freeze fitting that is installed over the sump pump discharge lines, it will help to eject water away from the home in case the discharge lines were to become clogged or even frozen. Chester and Marilyn can now have piece of mind knowing their basement is protected.
When their drywayll became damaged due to water, Chester and Sherry G. placed a call to Woods Basement Systems. It was determined that EverLast Wall was the best solution. Since EverLast is waterproof, it will dry if it were to ever come into contact with water. Not to mention is resistant to mold and mildew, and is 197% strongers than regular drywall. Chester and Sherry were happy to know that their O'Fallon, MO basement wall is now protected from future damage.
Needing to help better protect their basement, Chester and Sherry G. contacted Woods Basement Systems about a TripleSafe Sump Pump. They learned that a TripleSafe is equipped with a battery backup. This means that in times of power outages the sump pump will still work. The second pump will take over if pump one were to ever go out, and both pumps will work together in times of heavy water. Chester and Sherry G. can now rest easy knowing their basement is protected.
Chester and Sherry G. contacted Woods Basement Systems about further protecting their basement. They already have a TripleSafe Sump Pump and wanted to know more about protection from water. It was determined WaterGuard was to be installed. Chester and Sherry learned that WaterGuard will collect ground water and water from the wall and help direct it to the sump pump. The fact that WaterGuard has large holes and is installed out of the mudzone will help prevent clogging and will help ensure the O'Fallon, MO basement is protected.
Cheryl H., Chester, Illinois homeowner, was troubled by water leaking into her basement where the floor meets the walls. The water risked damage to her valuables and caused a musty odor.
Jake K., system design specialist, designed a solution to keep her valuables safe and her basement dry. WaterGuard was installed by Dillon L. and his team. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that guides water to the newly installed TwinPack sump pump system and away from the home. Cheryl can now enjoy her dry basement with no worries of mold.
Lavon L. of Red Bud, Illinois was troubled by water leaking into his basement. His foundation walls cracked under pressure, and water leaked in. System design specialist Todd M. designed a solution to support the foundation and keep the basement dry.
Foreman Dillon L. installed Geo-Lock Wall Anchors. Geo-Lock straightens bowing walls and provides support for the foundation. CleanSpace, an inorganic vapor barrier, was installed over the walls to guide water to WaterGuard. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that collects water and guides it away from the basement.
Lavon's foundation is supported and his basement is dry. He is pleased to have a safe, dry basement.
Bryce P. of Red Bud, IL had water leaking into his basement. Bryce did not have a proper water draining system in his basement so the water was standing in the space. Woods Basement Systems was able to provide a drainage system for Bryce to help keep the basement dry.
Woods installed WaterGuard to help drain water out of the basement. WaterGuard is installed against the wall in the concrete of the floor. The water will flow into the WaterGuard, allowing the piping to lead the water out of the basement.
Red Bud, Illinois resident David L. was troubled by his failing foundation. As the soil around his home settled, so did the foundation. As the foundation settled, the walls began to bow inward. System design specialist Paul W. designed a solution to support the home.
Foreman Jeremy R, installed Push Piers and Geo-Lock Wall Anchors. Push Piers lift the foundation to its original position. They provide continuous support for the foundation. Geo-Lock Wall Anchors restore the walls to their original position and support the foundation.
David is relieved to know his home is safe and supported. He is thrilled that his home will stay supported.
Ron L., Steeleville, Illinois homeowner, was troubled by water leaking into his basement where the floor meets the walls. The water risked damaging his valuables. System design specialist Gerald D. designed a solution to keep the basement dry.
Foreman Ryan L. 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 and exit for water in the event that the discharge lines become frozen or clogged.
Ron is relieved to have a dry basement again. He is thrilled to know that his basement will stay dry.
Elizabeth H. had already done work with Woods Basements before to stabilize other walls in her basement before she knew the benefits of Geo-Lock Anchors. When she had her annual maintenance performed by Nate H., he noticed that the other walls in her basement had begun bowing. In some places they were bowing over an inch and support beams had begun to intrude through the walls! He recommended more Geo-Lock Wall Anchors to prevent new cracks from forming or possible wall failure.
Eleven more Geo-lock Anchors were installed in the remaining basement walls. They were tightened to ensure that the walls wouldn't bow or move any further and over time, straighten the walls.
Elizabeth H. was relieved that the bowing was caught early enough to avoid any bigger problems and Woods Basement Systems was there to fix her problem.
Tracy O. had severely bowing walls in the basement of her Percy, IL home. There were large stair step cracks going along the stone bricks of her foundation walls and were leaning inward towards the middle of the walls to an alarming degree. Tracy was worried the walls were on the verge of failing so she called Woods Basement Systems. Design Specialist Jake K. analyzed the foundation walls from the inside and outside of the home and found the best solution would be to install Geo-Lock Channel Wall Anchors.
Earth anchors were embedded in the yard and galvanized anchor rods are driven through the walls and connected to the earth anchors. Steel wall plates are attached to the anchor rods and the anchor rods are tightened. Channel wall anchor plates are used when damage to the wall is as severe, like in Tracy’s case. They extended down to the floor and are attached to the concrete floors with heavy-duty steel brackets and bolts to prevent further bowing or tilting. The walls are permanently stabilized in place and over time can be straightened by tightening the anchors during dry periods.
Tracy O. is relieved that she no longer has to worry about her walls failing and has peace of mind that they’re stable.
David Y. of Red Bud, Illinois discovered that a wall in his home's basement was starting to bow inward. He did not want this problem to continue to get worse, so he called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Nolan M. assessed the situation and decided the best plan of action was to install some wall anchors. Soon after, foreman Bradly P. headed to the home to start the installation. These steel wall anchors extend from the inside walls of the basement to the hard packed soil outside. They stabilize the wall and prevent any further movement.
David Y. no longer has to worry about his home's wall cracking and bowing. He now has a stable and secure basement wall.
When David Y discovered that his walls were beginning to bow he knew he needed to call someone and have the problem fixed. So he called Woods Basement Systems to see if they could help. System Design Specialist Nolan M was able to come up with a solution the problem.
Foreman Bradly P installed a Geo-Lock Wall Anchor in David’s basement. This product will attach to a stable level of soil away from the house and pull the walls back where they are supposed to be.
When Ilze R discovered that her basement walls were bending she knew that she needed to have the problem fixed, so she called Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Lee S was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Jose L Installed a PowerBrace in Ilze’s basement. A PowerBrace is made of metal I beams that attach to the walls of the basement, and keep them from moving any more than they already have. The system can also tightened and straighten the walls overtime.
When planning to install a pool it helps to have a level patio. That’s why Bob B called Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Tim W was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman William T used PolyLevel to even out the concrete were Bob wanted to put his pool. PolyLevel is injected into the concrete and will raise the concrete up to the correct level. Now the space is flat and the injection only leaves behind a dime sized hole, which is filled in with concrete.
Over time concrete can shift from all of the weight that is put on it. This weight can cause patios, sidewalks and even a front porch to sink. This is why Thomas W called Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Peter N was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Juan H used PolyLevel to raise the sinking concrete porch. PolyLevel is injected into the surface of the sinking concrete, it will then push it back up to where it is supposed to be. The injection leaves behind a dime sized hole that will be filled with concrete.
Making sure that your homes foundation is stable is very important. When Nancy and Fred F started to see there floors were sinking in certain places they called Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Adam R was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Jose L used a Push Pier to raise the level of the house. A Push Pier is driven into the ground down to a stable level of soil. It will support the home and keep the floors from sinking any further than they already have, it will also be able to raise the level of the home overtime.
Overtime the dirt that a house sets on can settle causing parts of the house to sink. This’s why Pat L called Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Jeremy R was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Bradly P installed a SmartJack under Pat’s home. The SmartJack will rest on a stable level of soil, and support the portion of the house that is sinking.
When James B noticed that his basement walls were bowing he knew that he needed to do something soon. That’s why he called Woods Basement System. System Design Specialist Paul W was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Jeremy R installed a GeoLock Wall Anchor in James’s basement. One end of the anchor will attach to a stable level of soil away from the house. The other end will attach to the basement walls and pull them back into place and keep them stable.
Charlene S. of Farmersville, Illinois discovered that her home's crawl space was holding water. She knew standing water could cause problems such as mold growth and rotting. She did not want this to occur, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Kristofer H. assessed the situation and decided the best option was to install a SmartPipe drainage system, SmartSump sump pump, and a CleanSpace encapsulation system. Foreman Michael J. then traveled to the home to get the job started.
The CleanSpace encapsulation system was placed on the floor and up the walls of the crawl space. It acts as a vapor barrier and drains any leaks that may occur behind it. The SmartPipe drainage system accepts water from both the soil and surface of the crawl space. It then drains the water to the sump pump. Finally, the SmartSump is a sump pump that is made specifically for crawl spaces. It removes water from the crawl space through a discharge line.
Charlene no longer has to worry about water collecting in her crawl space and causing problems. She now has a dry and waterproof crawl space.
John C. of Tilden, Illinois noticed that water was entering her home's basement after heavy rain showers. She did not want to have to keep cleaning up a mess, so she called Woods Basement Systems for assistance.
Design specialist Chris T. assessed the situation and decided that the best solution was to install a TripleSafe sump pump, a CleanSpace wall system, and a SaniDry CX dehumidifier. Foreman Juan H. then headed to the house to install the products.
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 may occur behind it. The SaniDry CX is a powerful dehumidifier that removes water vapor from the air. 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.
John C. now has a dry and waterproof basement. He no longer has to worry about his home's basement collecting water.
Sam M. of Tilden, Illinois discovered that his home's basement and crawl space was holding water. He did not want any damage to occur or to have to clean up a mess after every storm, so he called Woods Basement Systems.
Design specialist David F. discussed the situation with the homeowner and decided that the best solution was to install a SmartPipe drainage system and a CleanSpace liner for the crawl space, and a Twin Pack sump pump, a Waterguard drainage system, and a SaniDry XP dehumidifier for the basement. Foreman Juan H. then traveled to the home to get the job started.
The SmartPipe drainage system accepts water from both the soil and the surface of the crawl space. The CleanSpace liner is placed on the floor and up the walls of the crawl space. It acts as a vapor barrier and drains any water that may occur behind it.
The Waterguard drainage system was placed above the footing of the basement. It collects and drains water coming up from the ground before it reaches the basement surface. The SaniDry XP is a powerful dehumidifier that not only removes water vapor, but also filters the air for dust and other allergens. Finally, the Twin Pack sump pump removes water from the home through a discharge line. It is equipped with both a primary and secondary pump.
Sam M. no longer has to worry about his home's basement and crawl space collecting water. He now has a dry and waterproof crawl space and basement.
Lanetta A. of Red Bud, Illinois was shocked when she discovered that her home's crawl space was holding water. She knew standing water could cause mold growth and rotting, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist John S. assessed the situation and decided that a full crawl space waterproofing would fix the problem. Foreman James L. then traveled to the home to install a CleanSpace encapsulation system, a SmartPipe drainage system, a SmartSump sump pump, and a Sanidry Sedona dehumidifier.
The CleanSpace encapsulation system is a durable liner that covers the floors and walls of the crawl space. It acts as a vapor barrier and drains any leaks that occur behind it. 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. The SmartSump is a sump pump made specifically for the crawl space. It removes water from the crawl spaced through a discharge line. Finally, the Sanidry Sedona is a lightweight dehumidifier that fits perfectly in crawl spaces. It not only removes water vapor, but also filters the air for pollen, dust, mold spores, and other allergens.
Lanetta A. now has a dry and waterproof crawl space. She no longer has to worry about water collecting in her crawl space.
Tobie P. of Ellis Grove, Illinois noticed that her home's basement was collecting water after heavy rain storms. She did not want to have to worry about cleaning up a mess constantly, so she called Woods Basement Systems.
Design specialist Peter N. assessed the problem and decided the best solution was to install a Waterguard drainage system and a TripleSafe sump pump. Foreman Josh B. then headed to the home to get the job started.
The Waterguard drainage system was installed above the footing of the basement. It collects any water coming up from the ground before it reaches the basement surface. The water is then drained to the sump pump. The TripleSafe sump pump then removes the water from the home through a discharge line. The TripleSafe sump pump is equipped with a primary, secondary, and battery powered pump.
Tobie P. no longer has to worry about water entering her home's basement every time it storms. She now has a dry and waterproof home.
Judy M. of Steeleville, Illinois noticed that water was entering her home's basement after heavy rain showers. She did not want to have to keep cleaning up a mess, so she called Woods Basement Systems for assistance.
Design specialist Nolan M. assessed the situation and decided the best solution was to install a Waterguard drainage system and a Twin Pack sump pump. Foreman William H. then headed to the home to get the job started.
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. The Twin Pack sump pump then removes the water from the basement through a discharge line. It is equipped with a primary and secondary pump.
Judy M. no longer has to worry about her home's basement collecting water. She now has a dry and waterproof basement.
Donna B. from Red Bud, IL called Woods Basement Systems concerned about cracks in her basement walls and in the foundation of her home. Woods sent System Design Specialist Chris B. to assess the situation, where he came up with a solution to help solve Donna's problem.
Foreman Jose L. and his team installed post pier foundation support systems, a solution designed to provide long-lasting protection while raising the home's foundation to its original position. Made of galvanized steel, post pier systems are an ideal, durable solution for many foundation repair needs. Now Donna can rest easy knowing her foundation's support will last for years to come.
Cindy and Robert P. of Chester, IL were concerned about major cracks in their garage and under their pool. Woods Basement Systems sent Peter N. to help them design a custom fix for their problems.
Foreman Matthew R. and his team installed PolyLevel leveling solution to stabilize the home's concrete foundation. PolyLevel is a lightweight, noninvasive polymer designed to provide lasting support. Now Bob and Donna can rest easy knowing their foundation will be level and secure for years to come.
Homeowners Danny and Karen in Chester, IL were alarmed to see water pouring in through horizontal cracks in their block foundation and called Woods Basement Systems for help. Danny and Karen met with System Design Specialist Simba T. who worked with them to design the ideal solution to their problems.
Foreman Tyler S. and his team installed a two-pronged system using a TripleSafe sump system along with WaterGuard drains. Installed under the floor slab, WaterGuard provides effective drainiage without the unsightly look of a basement drain. It redirects unwanted water to the TripleSafe system, which offers three levels of protection and uses an UltraSump battery backup system to keep it running during a power outage. Danny and Karen can relax knowing their basement will be protected from harmful water damage for years to come.
James from United Methodist Church in Coulterville, IL was concerned to see angled cracks, sloping slabs, and weak spots in the church's garage floor. He called Woods Basement Systems and met with David D., System Design Specialist, who worked with James to find the optimal solution for his concrete repair needs.
To restore the concrete floor to its original position, Team Woods installed PolyLevel, an advanced polymer solution designed to provide long-lasting concrete support almost instantly after installation. PolyLevel offers reliable support without the hassle of invasive jacking or excavation. Thanks to PolyLevel, James can rest assured knowing his garage floor will remain stable and level well into the future.
Robert and Cindy noticed uneven pavement and cracking around their outdoor pool and concrete steps. They decided to call Woods Basement Systems and system design specialist, Peter N., recommended after inspection PolyLeveling was the right solution for their home.
Foreman, Matthew R. installed the PolyLevel. PolyLevel is a high density polyurethane formula that permanently lifts and stabilizes concrete slabs. First small, dime-sized, holes are drilled into the concrete. Then the polymer is injected and the hole is covered with concrete. So, there is no worries about mismatched concrete slabs or large holes left behind.
Now Robert and Cindy P. can enjoy their home without the worry.
Baldwin, IL homeowners Amy and Mike wanted to seal their crawlspace and make it an energy-efficient addition to their home, so they called Woods Basment Systems for assistance. They met with Design Specialist Chad K., who recommended for them the ideal addition to their crawlspace.
Foreman Mike J. and his team installed CleanSpace wall liners to protect the crawlspace from the elements and seal it. CleanSpace is an inorganic vapor barrier designed to trap out moisture and microbial growth from the crawlspace. Amy and Mike can rest easy knowing CleanSpace will work to keep their crawlspace clean, dry, and energy-efficient.
Laurie in Modoc, IL was alarmed to see water accumulating in her basement and causing damage to her home, so she called Woods Basement Systems for help. She met with Design Specialist James T., who gave her a free estimate and recommended a comprehensive solution to fix the problem at the source.
Team Woods installed WaterGuard drains and a TripleSafe sump unit. WaterGuard is a French drain system that's installed underneath the basement's floor slab for powerful drainage with a clean appearance. It sends water to the TripleSafe unit, which uses three separate pumps for triple protection and features the UltraSump battery backup unit to power the sumps in any condition. Laurie can rest easy knowing her basement will stay clena and dry thanks to her basement system.
Steve was trying to closeon his new home in Red Bud, Illinois but, he needed to get the structural damage in the basement taken care of first. He gave Woods Basement Systems a call and System Design Specialiat Nolan M. developed the perfect plan for that to happen.
Foreman Mason S. and his crew installed the Geo-Lock Wall Anchors on the walls in the basement that were bowing and cracked. The Geo-Lock Wall Anchors use the help of the Earth to straighten out bowing foundation walls. Drilling a steel rod into the inactive soil around the home and anchoring it to a steel plate, the rod can then be tightened overtime until the wall is back to its original position. Closing any gaps.
Steve S. was able to close on the home once the work was done and knows the home will remain safe throughout his time there with our life of the structure warranty.
Lynn of Ellis Grove, Illinois was looking for a solution for her cracked walls. That's when she gave Woods Basement Systems a call. After further inspection, David P., a system design specialist, identified several cracks throughout the home. These cracks revealed that this home was experiencing a foundation complication.
David's recommendation to this homeowner was to install push piers around the perimeter of the home. This solution would secure the foundation and permanently stabilize the home.
Foreman, Jose L., installed push piers under the footing of the home to achieve stability. Now Lynn can enjoy her home knowing that it is permanently stabilized!
Tammy of Sparta, Illinois had an unsealed crawl space and wanted to do preventative work, so she called Woods Basement Systems. Systems design specialist, David P., recommended CleanSpace encapsulation for the job.
Foreman, James L. installed the product. CleanSpace works to fully seal off crawl spaces from dirt, moisture, and critters. The vapor barrier is made of inorganic materials, causing it to not support mold growth.
Now, Tammy L. has a safe and dry crawl space.
Sparta, Illinois homeowners Michael and Mary were worried about a crack the was appearing along a drywall seam in their living room. They gave Woods Basement Systems a call and System Design Specialist Luke K. developed a plan for them.
Foreman Brad P. and his crew installed the Push Pier system to support their home. Since their home was settling at different rates, it was pulling the seam of the drywall apart. By installing Push Piers, we can stop the settling and return that portion of the home to its original position.
Michael and Mary Beth can know rest easy knowing their home will be supported for years to come and they have Woods on their side.
Daryl was concerned about the stability of her home when she noticed cracking outside. She wasn't sure what the cause was so she gave Woods Basement Systems a call. System Design Specialist John S. developed a plan to fix this issue.
Push Piers transfer the weight of the structure of the home to a steel rod resting on the bedrock, this prevents future settling and returns the home to the original position.
Thanks to the installation of push piers by Team Woods, now this homeowner can know that her home is stable and safe.
Ralph and Linda of Taylorville, Illinois had a dirty, messy crawl space that need to be repaired, so they called Woods Basement Systems. Upon further inspection, systems design specialist, Brandon B. recommended installing a CleanSpace encapsulation system.
Foreman, James L. installed the system. CleanSpace works to fully seal off a crawl space from dirt, moisture, and critters. It is a vapor barrier made of inorganic materials, so it will not support mold growth.
Now Ralph and Linda A. have a healthy, dry crawl space.
Dan and Robyn in Crestwood, MO were alarmed to see signs of settling in their home's foundation, so they called Woods Basement Systems for assistance. They met with Design Specialist Todd G., who gave them a free estimate on a custom-fit, long-lasting repair solution to address their problems at the source.
Foreman Chris B. and his team installed push pier foundation support posts to stabilize the damaged foundation. Made of galvanized steel, push piers offer permanent protection and will prevent additional damage. Dan and Robyn can rest easy knowing their foundation has the support it needs to protect their home.
Interior Push Piers can seem a bit scary becuase we must dig up the floor in order to put them in. But as Red Bud, Illinois homeowner Donna knows they are nothing to be afraid of.
System Desgin Specialist Chris developed the plan and Foreman Jose and his crew installed the interior Push Piers. The Push Piers are steel rods that take the weight of the home from the moving and shifting soil and transfer it to the solid layers and bedrock deep below. This will prevent future settling and can even reverse settling that has already happened.
In one days work donna can now enjoy her basement and know it s safer than ever before!
Sparta, Illinois homeowner Tom had a front sidewalk that was uneven, creating a trip hazard and wet feet when it rained. He gave Woods Basement Systems a call and System Design Specialist Nolan developed the plan for Tom.
Foreman Matt and his crew injected the PolyLevel under the sidewalk. The eco-friendly expanding foam will level the walkway without and prevent future settling. It will not wash out either. The holes for injection are smaller than a penny and will be filled in without noticing.
Tom can now walk safety and have proper drainage on his walk into his home.
Steeleville, Illinois homeowner Joe noticed his front steps were pulling away from the doorway. He gave Woods Basement Systems a call and System Design Specialist Mike developed the plan to get his stair back where it begins.
Foreman Mason and his crew injected the PolyLevel for Joe. The PolyLevel is an expanding foam injected through holes smaller than a penny. The PolyLevel is light and will not wash out.
Joe can now enjoy his stairs and know they will not settle any further.
Aimee of Red Bud, Illinois had noticed water in accumulating in her basement. She decided the best solution was to called Woods Basement Systems. She spoke with system design specialist, Sam W., who developed a plan for her.
Foreman, Dillion L., and his crew installed a new, french draining system, WaterGuard. WaterGuard will catch water before it enters the basement and will redirect the water to the sump pump. Thanks to the crew, now Aimee can enjoy a clean and dry basement!
Homeowner Kevin L. was looking to replace his old, leaky basement windows with code-compliant egress windows, so he reached out to Woods Basement Systems for assistance. Kevin met with System Design Specialist Blake L., who gave him a free estimate on the ideal replacement option.
Foreman Vern H. and his team installed EverLast windows to replace the old ones. EverLast windows form a watertight seal for a dry basement all year round, and they are constructed with high-quality vinyl, making them immune to rust. Kevin has the peace of mind he deserves knowing his new EverLast will keep his home as safe and dry as possible!
Steve W. in Coulterville, IL was concerned about his cracked, bowing basement walls and wanted to avoid future damage. He reached out to Woods Basement Systems and received a no-cost estimate on the ideal repair solution courtesy of Design Specialist Thomas W.
Foreman Jeremy R. and his team installed Geo-Lock wall anchors to protect the compromised walls. Geo-Lock consists of a galvanized steel rod that anchors into dense soil under the yard for stability and locks into a heavy-duty steel plate on the wall for long-lasting protection you can count on.
Steve's foundation troubles are now a thing of the past thanks to Geo-Lock!
Rhonda of Sparta, Illinois had only owned her home for only a short period of time until she noticed the basement walls were being to bow. She grew concerned that her entire house was in peril. Once she reached out to Woods Basement Systems they were able to connect her with a professional that could evaluate what Rhonda's best solution would be.
System design specialist, Luke K., investigated the basement and recommended installing push piers into the footing of the home to bring the home back to its original position. The bowing walls were a major concern, so to ensure the walls wouldn't bow anymore push piers needed to correct the foundations stability.
Foreman Miguel O. and his team installed the new stabilizing products. Once completed, Rhonda was so pleased with the end condition of her home that she set-up another appointment to fix the cracking of her basement walls.
Ann of Sparta, Illinois previously used her basement as storage space. Once she noticed water leaking into the space, she decided to take action and contact Woods Basement Systems. She was then put in contact with system design specialist, Luke K., who recommended a TwinPack sump pump, WaterGuard, and CleanSpace.
Juan H. lead her team our foreman in installing these new products. Once completed, Ann was excited to see the basement clean and waterproofed!
Kerri of Coulterville, Illinois wanted to waterproof and stabilize her basement after noticing the cracks and water damage that had accumulated over the years. Team Woods investigated the basement to design a solution to fit Kerri's basement needs. This plan would not only stop water leaks from damaging the structure of the basement but also straighten the settled walls.
To solve Kerri's water leak issue, a TripleSafe sump pump would be installed along with a WaterGuard drainage system to collect and discard of all water that seeps in. A permanent solution to realign and correct the foundation of Kerri's home was by installing Geo-Lock wall anchors to tighten and straighten the settled walls over time.
Team Woods installed the TripleSafe sump pump, WaterGuard drains, and Geo-Lock wall anchors into the wet basement. Together these high-quality products will provide Kerri will the comfort she deserves knowing that her basement will be dry and stable for several years to come.
Matthew of Chester, Illinois wanted to transform his previously water damaged basement into a finished space that he could use. Matthew gave Woods Basement Systems a call to get a professional's opinion on the best solution to finish his basement. Team Woods looked over the space and had a specialist design a plan customized to finished the basement.
EverLast wall panels were used to finish the walls and serve a dual purpose protecting against water. These beautiful panels were installed to the lower half of the basement walls. EverLast panels are resistant to stains from water, mold, and drywall damage. Head foreman, Jesse C., installed the EverLast panels with the help of his crew. Thanks to the beautiful EverLast panels, these panels are the finishing touch this basement needed.
Kim of Red Bud, Illinois wanted to waterproof her basement after years of accumulating water leaks on the floor. To solve this issue, Kim reached out to Woods Basement Systems to see what permanent solutions could help waterproof her basement. She was later connected with system design specialist, Max D., who designed a personalized plan on Kim's basement needs.
Team Woods' head foreman, Miguel O., and his crew installed the WaterGuard drains into the footing of the basement walls. WaterGuard drains are used to waterproof a space by collecting the leaking water and sending it to the sump pump to be discarded of. With the help of WaterGuard, now Kim can enjoy her basement knowing that the space will remain dry and clean for several years to come.
Tera of Auburn, Illinois contacted Woods Basement Systems once she noticed that her basement had water leaks and debris throughout the space. Team Woods investigated her crawl space to recommend a permanent, optimal solution to clean and waterproof Tera's crawl space.
Team Woods recommended installing a CleanSpace encapsulation system to completely seal the space from harm. A CleanSpace encapsulation system is designed to serve as a vapor barrier to block out external elements like water leaks, debris, and critters. This system will ensure that her crawl space remains safe and dry for several more years to come!
Karen of Baldwin, Illinois wanted to waterproof her basement after noticing water leaks in her basement. The water leaks had previously created damage on her floor and walls and she wanted to protect her basement to utilize the space.
Team Woods went out to Karen's house and recommended installing WaterGuard drains, a TripleSafe sump pump, and IceGuards into the home. The crew went out to the home and installed the waterproofing products into Karen's basement. Now with the help of Woods' top waterproofing products, this Baldwin, IL home is safe from water damage.
Lynn from Ellis Grove, Illinois reached out to Woods Basement Systems to repair her basement walls. She noticed that her walls even on the upper levels of her home began to crack and move. Woods' system design specialist, Dave P., worked with Lynn to design a plan customized to her basement structure. Dave developed the basement plan utilizing push piers to correct the unstable foundation.
Team Woods installed a push pier system into the footing of the basement to lift the home back into its original position. Push piers are made out of durable galvanized steel that serve as a permanent solution for a foundation repair. Push piers lock into the footing to provide structure to the settled, cracked walls. Thanks to the sturdy push pier system, Lynn now has a safe and stable home!
Tammy W. was in need of serious help with her cluttered, dirt-floored crawl space. The area had major leaks and subsequent moisture issues that had already required her to replace several rotted floor supports. She also had problems with bugs and insects living in the space and making unwanted visits inside her home.
Brett J., Woods Basement Systems foreman, installed a CleanSpace encapsulation system over the dirt floor to seal up the space from the ground and moisture (and bugs!) and to give the space a nice, clean appearance. He also put in a SmartSump sump pump system with an additional UltraSump batterery backup to remove any groundwater seepage and other leaks. Finally, to keep the wood safe and to prevent any mold from forming, a Sanidry dehumidifier was put in place to keep the air in the space dry.
Homeowners Michael and Debbie were tired of their basement constantly flooding during periods of heavy rain. All too often, their space would be filled with over an inch of water, ruining clothing and other possessions. All of this made their basement almost unusable for anything other than a junk room.
Tyler S., Woods Basement Systems foreman, and his team put in place several patented waterproofing measures to make sure that the basement would stay dry no matter what. The first of these was the WaterGuard system, installed underneath the concrete where the floor meets the wall. This piping system collects any and all water that comes down the walls or through the floor and keeps it out of the living space. It then directs that water to the other product that was installed, the TwinPak sump pump. The TwinPak comes equipped with two pumps: one that normally does the bulk of the work and a second pump that kicks on if the first manages to get overwhelmed.
With these new products installed in their basement, Michael and Debbie will never need to worry about flooding again!
Homeowner, Tim, wanted to work with Team Woods to waterproof his Chester, Illinois basement. After looking over the space, Woods Basement Systems design specialist, Brian S., worked with Tim to met his desires. Tim wanted a completely waterproofed basement because he was concerned that this space would soon be unsafe. These wishes led Brian to the recommendation a TripleSafe sump pump, WaterGuard drains, and a LawnScape outlet.
The TripleSafe sump pump system will work to pump out all pesky water leaks out of the home. These leaks are directed towards the sump pump thanks to the WaterGuard drains. WaterGuard drains are installed in the perimeter of the room to stop the water leaks from entering inside. As for the exterior, the LawnScape outlet was installed to drive the water leaks away from the house. This outlet is connected to the discharge line and prevents water leaks from seeping back into the house. Team Woods installed these systems quickly and efficiently to surpass Tim's requests!
Red Bud, Illinois homeowner Michael was worried about one of his basement walls. It featured several large cracks, and he was concerned that those cracks would get larger and possibly lead to a collapse. Wanting the problem taken care of quickly and professionally, Michael called Woods Basement Systems.
In order to support the wall and prevent the cracks from worsening, foreman Jeremy and his team installed several GeoLock wall anchors. These work by attaching an anchor buried deep in the firm soil several feet away from the home to a steel plate that is affixed to the interior surface of the wall, effectively pulling the wall outward. The wall is now totally stabilized and won't be budging anytime soon!
Tom W. of Sparta, Illinois was having issues with water leaking into his basement. During periods of rain, it would leak from behind the wood paneling on the bottom half of the wall. Over time, the water had badly damaged this paneling and had led to mold growth behind it. Tom wanted the issue taken care of quickly and professionally, so he called Woods Basement Systems.
In order to waterproof the basement, foreman Miguel and his team first had to rip out the wood paneling on the bottom of the wall. After this, WaterGuard drains were installed underneath the floor at the base of the leaking walls to catch the leaks and prevent them from making it onto the floor. Finally, a TripleSafe sump pump, equipped with three independently operating pumps, was put in place to remove any water caught by the WaterGuard drains. Tom couldn't be happier!
Homeowner Richard from Evansville, Illinois wanted to waterproof his basement as he grew tired of major water leaks. Richard reached out to Woods Basement Systems to schedule an appointment with a specialist. Woods' system design specialist, Daniel M., worked with Richard to solve his waterproofing needs. Daniel recommended installing a TwinPack sump pump with a WaterGuard drainage system to collect and discard pesky water leaks.
Team Woods installed these two waterproofing products quickly and efficiently. Richard wanted to add a new sump pump because previously his basement had no means of protection against water leaks. With the TwinPack, this dependable sump pump has a backup pump that will keep water outside. The WaterGuard drains will work with the sump by collecting the water that leaks inside and directing it towards the TwinPack. Thanks to Team Woods, another waterproofing job has been complete!
Red Bud, Illinois homeowners Karla and DJ and only recently finished their basement when they started having major water leak issues. During extended periods of rain, water would come out from the base of the drywall and pool on the wood flooring. Portions of the drywall had already been ruined, and the water threatened furniture and valuables. The couple was eager to have the problem dealt with, so they called Woods Basement Systems.
In order to waterproof the space, foreman Tyler and his team first had to cut away large sections of drywall and rip up some flooring to gain access to the foundation walls. After this, WaterGuard drains were installed underneath the floor at the base of the leaking walls to catch water and prevent it from making it into the space. After this, a TripleSafe sump pump was put in place to remove all water from the home and prevent flooding. Karla and DJ could have avoided a ton of extra work and money if they had waterproofed their basement BEFORE finishing it!
Annie W. of Chester, Illinois was having issues with moisture in her basement. Whenever it rained heavily, water would stream down the walls and pool on the floor. These constant leaks required constant cleanup, and Annie was fed up. She wanted to have the problem taken care of once and for all, so she called Woods Basement Systems.
In order to waterproof the space, foreman Greg and his team installed a WaterGuard drainage system. These gutter-like drains are placed underneath the floor at the base of the leaking walls to catch any and all water and prevent it from reaching the space. Annie's basement is now protected from water and she couldn't be happier!
Steelevile, Illinois homeowner Marvin W. was worried about the condition of several of his basement walls. Over the years, they had become riddled with cracks and had begun to bow slightly inward. Marvin was concerned that, if left unaddressed, this damage may eventually lead to a total wall collapse, and he was eager to have to problem dealt with.
In order to reinforce the damaged walls, a Woods Basement Systems team installed several GeoLock wall supports. These work by connecting heavy anchors buried deep in the firm soil far from the home to steel plates affixed to the surface of the damaged walls, effectively pulling them outward over time. Marvin no longer needs to worry about his walls!
Homeowners Pat and Terry C. of Saint Charles, Missouri were worried about the foundation of their home. Recently, the homeowners have noticed small cracks around the inside and outside of their home. Finding small hairline cracks inside the home near doors and windows as well as larger cracks outside the home stair-stepping along the brick surface. They decided to call Woods Basement Systems to find a better solution to support their home’s foundation and to stop the cracks from forming or becoming larger.
We sent our team and foremen Jeremy Raby out to the couple’s home to install the perfect solution to their problem, GeoLock Wall Anchors. Our GeoLock system permanently stabilizes foundation walls and can straighten walls back towards their original position. This is a better way to support the home, also stopping other cracks from forming over time. Now, Pat and Terry can rest easy knowing their home is straightened and supported.
Homeowner Meredith C. of Chester, Illinois was worried about the foundation of her home. In her basement, she noticed several large cracks forming horizontally and stair-stepping up the concrete blocks of her walls. Realizing that the cracks will be a risk to the investment of her home as well as a risk to the safety of her family, Meredith decided to call Woods Basement Systems to repair her foundation problems.
Our foreman Greg Harvie and his team sent out to Meredith’s home to install our PowerBrace system. The PowerBrace system is designed to permanently stabilize her home’s foundation. Ultimately, supporting the basement walls and straightening the foundation over time. PowerBrace can be customized to your home and fix any type of bowing, cracked, or broken wall. Now, Meredith can be assured that her home is straightened and stable.
Homeowners Jerry and Lois M. of Red Bud, Illinois wanted to fix the uneven concrete on their front porch. They called Woods Basement Systems to see if they had a solution to lift and level the concrete of the home. Our foreman and his team of installers had the perfect solution. They installed two of our patented PushPiers on the corner of the patio. This will keep the foundation lifted and straightened for years to come.
In Red Bud, Illinois homeowner David L. had foundation problems in his home. The foundation of his home was cracked, showing signs of foundation settlement. After a recommendation from a friend, he made a call to Woods Basement Systems. Our foreman Brad Perry and his team of installers came out to the home to install GeoLock Wall Anchors. The GeoLock anchor system permanently stabilizes your foundation wall and, in many cases, can straighten your wall back toward its original position.
Have you checked your crawl space lately? Most homeowners would say no. Unfortunately, crawlspaces play a big part in the functioning of the rest of your home, yet we neglect them everyday. Do you have a dirt crawlspace? Would you like to transform that space into a valuable area for storage that would keep your items clean and dry? Most homeowners would say yes. Here at Woods, we have the perfect solution to any crawl space issue you may have in your home. We use our CleanSpace liners to cover the floors and walls of the space, sealing it from the earth; keeping bugs, dirt, smells out of the space and your home!