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Noble already had a partial WaterGuard system installed in the basement of his Chesterfield, MO home. The system did wonders, but his goal was to keep the whole basement dry, not just part of it. So he called Woods Basement Systems, Inc. back out to finish the perimeter of the basement.
BrightWall was also installed for that fresh, clean look, and also to drain any excess water coming in from the walls to the new WaterGuard installation.
Noble was pleased with the work and now can rest easy knowing his basement is protected by a full WaterGuard system and BrightWall.
Olney residents, Sally & Robert had a very humid basement. Because it was a large space, they were not sure what kind of dehumidifier would be able to work for them. A friend referred them to Woods Basement Systems and they set up a free consultation with representative, Robert Millerbaugh.
After a thorough assessment, Millerbaugh suggested the innovative SaniDry XP dehumidifier. The couple appealed to this products because it was specially made for large spaces, and it was very powerful yet energy efficient. They scheduled the installation for the following month.
The installation by foreman Matthew Turner and his crew took a single day. The product contains a hose drain directing the water to their sump pump. Today, they are enjoying their basement and no longer have to worry about uncomfortable humidity.
Tina & Cecil’s basement started to accumulate puddles when it rained. In fear that it would get worse, they called Woods Basement Systems after being referred by a friend. System design specialist, Aaron Moore met with them on May 16, 2014 for a free consultation.
Aaron thoroughly assessed the area and discussed with Cecil & Tina their options. The water was entering through the floor and wall, as well as through some foundation cracks. They decided the innovative WaterGuard System be the best solution as well as the most affordable.
A couple weeks later, foreman Jaylon Orban and his crew installed the system. They are now equipped with a drainage system that acts as an interior French drain. It is effectively capturing wall & floor seepage and directing it to their sump pump, rather than accumulating in puddles on their floor.
Olney, IL resident, Jerry, owned an older home that was built in 1973. After noticing his crawl space was very wet, he searched the internet for solutions. Coming across Woods Basement Systems, he scheduled a free consultation with system design specialist, David McDaniel.
David found a lot of issues in the crawl space. Jerry’s sump pump was outdated, the humidity was out of control, and water was seeping in through his foundation. Luckily, as a certified dealer for the Basement Systems International network, Woods had access to advanced products and methods to fix Jerry’s issues. Jerry scheduled a crew to fix his basement the following month.
It took two days for foreman Robert Korte and his team to install the CleanSpace Liner, a SmartDrain, the SaniDry dehumidifier, and the SmartSump sump pump. Jerry’s crawl space is now dry & safeguarded for many years to come.
Seth E. noticed a bowing wall in the basement of his Noble, Illinois home. He contacted Woods Basement Systems, Inc., to inspect and evaluate the issue. Once there, a Woods system design specialist suggested the use of the Geo-Wall Anchor system which would help straighten out the wall and prevent further bowing of that wall. Now Seth can rest assured his wall is secure.
There was a noticeable crack in the garage of Lois G. When she discovered the crack she made a call to Woods Basement Systems. Woods came out to her Festus, MO home and injected PolyLEVEL into the crack. This lightweight, durable foam filled the crack, and made it possible for Lois to use her garage after 20 minutes.
The home of Brent L. in Wellington, IL was installed with the IceGuard Discharge Line System. Brent was pleased to know that having IceGuard will help in protecting his 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 Brent's discharge lines were to become clogged or even frozen during the Central, IL winters.
In Noble, IL Chris and Bobbi W. were having problems with sagging floors. They were concerned that this would create further foundations issues and wanted to get the problem fixed as soon as possible.
Woods Basement Systems came in and installed SmartJacks. These SmartJacks are floor jacks that provide support for the home. The SmarJacks lift the floors into the proper place. The SmartJacks will not only raise sagging floors, but prevent the floors from sagging in the future.
Bill G. in Rochester, IL was having flooding issues in his basement. Bill was concerned that his property would be damaged if the flooding continued. Woods Basement Systems provided a efficient solution for the space.
Woods installed a Twin Pack sump pump that would be able to pump large amounts of water out of the basement. The sump pump will pump the unwanted water to they yard using a discharge line. The discharge line can become clogged or frozen. To prevent the water from receding back into the basement, Woods installed IceGuard to provide an escape route for the water.
In Alton, IL, Doug and Stefanie T. were having issues with bowing walls and water leaking into the basement. Woods Basement Systems was able to provide to fix and prevent all the issues they were experiencing.
Woods installed power braces in the basement to give the structure support and fix the foundation issues. The power braces are attached to the top of the structure and at the basement floor. They are used to push and hold the wall to stop inward wall movement. Over time they will help restore the vertical integrity of the foundation wall.
Woods also 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.
A TripleSafe sump pump was installed to provide escape for any unwanted water in the space. Water that may still get into the space will be pumped out through a discharge line that leads to the yard. If this line becomes frozen or backed up, IceGuard will prevent the water from receding back into the basement.
Andrew and Katie L., Olney, Illinois homeowners, were distraught by their bowing foundation walls. As the walls bowed under pressure, they began to crack and allow water to leak into the basement. System design specialist Scott M. designed a solution.
Foreman Jeremy R. installed Geo-Lock Wall Anchors. Geo-Lock restores the walls to their original position. Because Geo-Lock is driven into undisturbed soil, it is a permanent solution to support a failing foundation.
Andrew and Katia are relieved to know their home is safe and their foundation is supported.
Claremont, Illinois homeowner Jerry H. was troubled by his failing foundation. His foundation walls bowed under pressure and cracked. The cracked, bowing walls compromised the integrity of the foundation. System design specialist Nolan M. designed a solution.
Foreman Jeremy R. installed Geo-Lock Wall Anchors. Geo-Lock restores the walls to their original position. The wall anchors are driven into undisturbed soil, so it provides continuous support for the foundation.
Jerry is relieved to have a safe, supported foundation. He can now enjoy his home worry free.
Dave K. of Dunda, Illinois was troubled by his bowing foundation walls. As the walls bowed under pressure, they cracked and allowed water to enter into the basement. A Woods Basement Systems system design specialist designed a solution to support the foundation and waterproof the basement.
Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were installed to support the foundation. Not only does Geo-Lock support the foundation, but it also straightens the walls to their original position.
To waterproof the basement, WaterGuard was installed. WaterGuard is a perimeter drainage system that collects and guides water to the TwinPack sump pump system. SaniDry, an energy efficient dehumidifier, was also installed. SaniDry creates a comfortable environment and keeps mold away.
Dave's foundation is now safe and supported. He can peacefully enjoy his dry, comfortable basement.
Mark and Pamela M. of Dundas, Illinois were frustrated with their wet basement. The water seepage caused mold and risked damaging their valuables. Nolan M., system design specialist, designed a solution.
Foreman Jaylon O. installed CleanSpace to the walls. CleanSpace is an inorganic vapor barrier that guides water to the 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.
Mark and Pamela's basement is now dry and they are thrilled to know it will stay dry.
Dundas, Illinois homeowner Richard G. was troubled by his bowing foundation walls. As the walls bowed under pressure, they cracked and risked the integrity of the foundation. A Woods Basement Systems system design specialsit designed a solution.
Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were installed to support the foundation. Not only does Geo-Lock support the foundation, but it straightens the walls to there original position.
Richard is relieved to have a safe, supported foundation.
Jeremy and Caryl B. of Parkersburg, Illinois were troubled by water leaking into their basement where the floor meets the wall. The water seepage caused mold and risked damaging the valuables stored in the basement. System design specialist Jake K. designed a solution.
Foreman Melvin F. installed WaterGuard, a perimeter drainage system. WaterGuard collects and guides water to the TripleSafe sump pump system. TripleSafe is equipped with a main pump, backup pump and battery-powered pump. In addition to WaterGuard and TripleSafe, IceGuard was installed. IceGuard provides an exit for water in the event that discharge lines become frozen or clogged.
Jeremy and Caryl can now enjoy their dry basement knowing it will stay dry and their valuables will be safe.
William S., Olney, Illinois homeowner, was troubled by his settling foundation. The foundation settled with the soil around the home. Foreman Jose L. installed a solution to support the foundation.
Jose and his team installed Push Piers. Push Piers lift the foundation to its original position and support the foundation. William is relieved to have a permanent solution to support his home.
Frank and Melissa H., Olney, Illinois homeowners, were distraught by their failing foundation. The foundation settled with the soil and compromised the home's structural integrity. Foreman Jose L. installed a solution.
Jose and his team installed Push Piers. Push Piers lift the foundation to its original position. The system provides permanent support for the foundation. Frank and Melissa can live comfortably in their home knowing their foundation will not collapse.
Olney, Illinois homeowner Eugene Z. was troubled by his bowing foundation walls. The walls bowed as a result of high water pressure in the soil. As they continued to bow under pressure, they cracked and compromised the integrity of the foundtion. A Woods Basement Systems system design specialist designed a solution.
Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were installed. This system is driven into undisturbed soil to provide permanent support to the foundation. Geo-Lock also straightens the walls to their original position.
Eugene's foundation is now safe and supported. He can breathe easily knowing his foundation will not collapse.
David and Erica S. of Olney, Illinois were distraught by their bowing foundation walls. As the walls bowed under pressure, they cracked and compromised the foundation's integrity. A Woods Basement Systems system design specialist designed a solution.
Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were installed to support the foundation. The wall anchors are made of galvanized steel, and restore the walls to their original position. David and Erica's foundation is safe and supported with Geo-Lock.
Randy and LaDonna L. of Claremont, IL has extremely bowing and leaning walls. One of the walls had bowed so much that a very large had formed and daylight from the other side of the wall was visible through the crack. Randy and LaDonna were worried that leaving the problem any longer would have catastrophic results so they Woods Basement Systems. Design Specialist Greg B inspected the inside and outside of the basement and recommended installing wall support systems.
Woods installed Geo-Lock Wall Anchors along two of the bowing and cracked walls. Earth anchors are embedded in the yard and are connected to wall plays on the inside of the basement with galvanized steel anchor rods. They rods are tightened to permanently stabilize the walls and straighten them, in most cases.
On one of the walls, PowerBraces were installed. If the yard is inaccessible for wall anchors to be installed, PowerBraces are installed on the inside of the wall to stabilize it. Steel beams are held firmly against the wall by steel brackets attached to the concrete floors and floor joists above. They halt further progression and, because they are adjustable, can be tightened during dry periods for the opportunity to straighten walls.
Randy and LaDonna L. are relieved they no longer have to worry about their foundation walls and know they are stable and safe.
Olney, Illinois homeowner Tim H. was distraught by his wet, musty crawl space. The crawl space was riddled with mold. Due to the stack effect, approximately 50% of the air we breathe in our home comes from the space beneath it. Mold is a common allergen, so a moldy crawl space can be a health hazard. System design specialist Brenton K. designed a solution.
Foreman Brad P. installed the SmartPipe and SmartPump systems to waterproof the crawl space. The CleanSpace crawl space encapsulation system was installed as well. CleanSpace is an inorganic vapor barrier, so it keeps moisture and mold out of the crawl space. To further prevent mold, the SaniDry energy-efficient dehumidifier was installed.
With these systems, Tim has peace of mind. He is pleased to know that his crawl space is dry and will stay dry.
The soil around the home of Bob Davis' Olney, IL began to show signs of bowing and bending. The walls of his basement developed several different lateral and vertical cracks that are products of the severe pressure from the outside soil.
System design specialist John K. designed a solution to restore Bob's home. Geo-Lock Wall Anchors were installed. TripleSafe was then equipped with a main pump, backup pump, and battery-powered pump to ensure the basement stays dry. Woods installed WaterGuard to help drain water out of the basement. The water will flow into the WaterGuard, allowing the piping to lead the water out of the basement.
Because of this safe system, Bob can relax knowing that his home is safe and secure.
Gary C. of Olney, Illinois discovered that his home's basement was collecting water. He already had waterproofing products, such as a sump pump, but he knew more could be done. He called Woods Basement Systems for assistance.
Design specialist Joshua L. assessed the situation and decided the best fix would be to install a Sanidry Sedona dehumidifier. Foreman William H. traveled to the home to get the job started.
The Sanidry Sedona is a lightweight dehumidifier that can easily fit into a basement or crawl space. It filters the air and removes water vapor, mold spores, dust, and many other allergens.
Gary C. no longer has to worry about water vapor making a mess of his basement. He now has a dry home.
Lindsay T. of St. Louis, Missouri discovered that her home's basement was flooding after even just a light rain shower. She tried to replace gutters, but that did not help whatsoever. She did not want this problem to continue, so she called Woods Basement Systems.
Design specialist Adam R. discussed the problem and solutions with the homeowner. Foreman Mason S. then headed to the home to install a Twin Pack sump pump and a Waterguard drainage system.
The Waterguard drainage system was placed above the footing of the basement and was then covered with concrete. It collects and drains any water rising from the ground before it reaches the surface of the basement. The Twin Pack sump pump has both a primary and secondary pump that collects and moves water out of the home through a discharge line.
Lindsay T. is happy that she no longer has to worry about a wet basement after every rain shower. Her home is now dry and waterproof.
When Mike F. of St. Charles, Missouri discovered that his basement was collecting water, he was worried about possible damage. He did not want to have to clean up a wet and messy basement after every rain, so he called Woods Basement Systems.
Design specialist Pete L. discussed the issues and possible solutions with the homeowner. Foreman Mason S. then headed to the home to install a TripleSafe sump pump, a CleanSpace Wall System, and a Waterguard drainage system.
The Waterguard drainage system was placed above the footing of the basement and was then covered with concrete. It collects and drains any water that comes up from the ground before it reaches the surface of the basement floor. The TripleSafe sump pump has a primary, secondary, and battery powered pump that collects and moves water out of the home through a discharge line. Finally, 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 to the sump pump.
Mike F. no longer has to worry about a wet and messy basement. He now has a dry and waterproof basement.
Doug S. of O'Fallon, MO noticed that the concrete outside of his home was sinking and settling unevenly. Unaware of the cause or what to do, he decided to call Woods Basement Systems for a free estimate.
Systems Design Specialist Michael T. came and evaluated the situation and determined that the appropriate solution would be for foreman Andrew T. to install PolyLevel. PolyLevel is a foam injection that is installed into the concrete in 4 simple steps and works to lift and settle the concrete back to its original position. He also informed the homeowner that concrete sinking and settling can occur naturally 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, Doug S. is very pleased that the appearance and safety of his home has been restored.
Eugene Z was concerned when he noticed that his basement walls were beginning to bow. So, he decided to call Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Joshua L was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Jeremy R installed a Geo-Lock Wall Anchor in Eugene’s basement. The Anchor has two ends, one will attach to stable soil away from the house, and the other will attach to the basement wall. The device can be tightened and over time will straighten the walls.
Eugene Z. of Olney, Illinois noticed that a wall in his home's basement was bowing and cracking. He did not want to ignore the problem and let it get worse, so he called Woods Basement Systems for help.
Design specialist Joshua L. assessed the situation and decided the best option was to install a few wall anchors. Foreman Jeremy R. then traveled to the home to get the job started. 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 walls.
Eugene Z. no longer has to worry about his home's walls bowing or cracking. He now has stable walls.
Linda and Ralph Z were concerned about the bowing walls in their basement. They decided to give Woods Basement Systems a call, and System Design Specialist Jacob K was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Jeremy R installed a Geo-Lock Anchor in Linda and Ralph’s basement. One end of the anchor will be attached to a stable level of soil away from the house, and the other will attach to the basement walls. The device will be able to straighten the walls overtime.
A local business in Olney, Illinois was having issues with water entering the crawl space. The business owner did not want to have to worry about rotting or mold growth in the crawl space, so he called Woods Basement Systems.
Design specialist Brenton K. assessed the situation and decided the best solution was to install a CleanSpace encapsulation system, a SmartSump sump pump, a SmartPipe drainage system, and a SaniDry XP dehumidifier. Foreman James L. then headed to the home to get the job started.
The CleanSpace encapsulation system is a durable liner that is placed on the floor and up the walls of the crawl space. It acts as a vapor barrier and drains any leaks behind it. The SmartPipe 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 crawl spaces. It removes water from the crawl space through a discharge line. Finally, the SaniDry XP is a dehumidifier that not only removes water vapor, but also removes pollen, dust, mold spores, and other allergens.
The business owner no longer has to worry about water collecting in his business's crawl space. The crawl space is now dry and waterproof.
Bobbi and Chris W were concerned when they noticed that their floors were sinking. So, they decided to call Woods Basement Systems. One of our System Design Specialists was able to come up with a solution to the problem.
Foreman Joshua B Installed a SmartJack in Bobbi and Chris’s basement. The SmartJack will rest on stable soil and support the portion of the house that is sinking. It will also work to raise the home’s level overtime.
Olney, Illinois homeowner Greg knew it was time to update his basement. He gave Woods Basement Systems a call and Brandon B. developed the perfect basement for Greg's needs.
Foreman John C. and his crew installed EverLast Wall System, Cut Finished Walls, and Thermal Dry Elite flooring. They also installed the CleanSpace Wall Systema and WaterGuard for added water protection.
Our Total Basement Finish systems add more than just looks to your basement. They are designed to provide protection against water as well as provide energy savings. They are made of inorganic materials to fight against mold spores being able to root and grow.
WaterGuard and CleanSpace give that extra layer of protection redirecting any water into the sump pump and away from the home.
Greg now has an updated basement he knows will stay dry and clean.
Dave of Dundas, Illinois wanted to secure his foundation after viewing cracks and movement in the basement. He quickly called Woods Basement Systems to schedule an appointment for a permanent, stabilizing repair. Dave worked alongside a Woods' system design specialist who helped design a plan for Dave's basement repair.
Team Woods installed the Geo-Lock wall anchors into the basement walls to strengthen and stabilize the walls. Geo-Lock anchors are anchored outside of the home to pull the wall back into a stable position. This system works slowly over time to permanently realign the damaged walls. Geo-Locks are the optimal wall repair solution that will leave the homeowner happy and safe!
Tony P. of Olney, Illinois had major leakage issues in his basement. During extended periods of rain, water would invariably run down his walls and seep through the floor. This constant onslaught of water made it difficult to make effective use of the space, and he was eager to solve the problem once and for all.
A Woods Basement Systems team, led by foreman Greg, began the waterproofing process by installing under-floor WaterGuard drains at the base of the walls to catch any leaks before they can make it into the space itself. After this, a TripleSafe sump pump, capable of removing well over 10,000 gallons of water per hour, was put in place to remove all of the water caught by the WaterGuard drains. Tony can now enjoy his dry basement!
Gene of Athens, Illinois wanted to completely waterproof her basement so that they could use the extra space to host and entertain their guests. This is what led to Gene calling Woods Basement Systems to schedule an appointment with system design specialist, Adam R.
Adam looked over the basement and recommended installing a sump pump system along with a drainage system. Gene chose a TwinPack sump pump that contains a dual pump feature along with a french designed WaterGuard drainage system. Together this duo will ensure if water leaks in, it will be pumped right back outside! Thanks to foreman, Juan H., these products were installed quickly, yet efficiently.
Sump pump systems can get large amounts of water out of your home and into pipes that send it outside where it belongs. But what happens when those pipes get clogged with dirt and debris? Or frozen in the winter? All that water leaks out of the pipes and back toward the home.
Dolores M. of Olney, IL had this kind of problem when her drainage outlet got clogged with dirt and leaves. To prevent this issue from backing up into her basement, Dolores M. will want to ensure she has IceGuard™ installed on her drainage system.
IceGuard™ will make sure that water will continue to be pumped from your sump pump, even if the other end of the pipe is blocked or frozen.
In Royalton, Illinois homeowner Toni C. had previously had her basement waterproofed by Woods Basement Systems. After talking with the foreman about the cracks in the walls she was finding inside and outside of her home, they discovered she had problems with her home’s foundation. Happy with the job Woods had done waterproofing her basement, she decided to have them fix her foundation problems as well.
Foreman Devan B. and his team had the perfect solution to keep her house stabilized and in place for years to come. They installed out patented SmartJack system. The SmartJack system is designed to permanently stabilize your home’s foundation. Supporting the basement walls and allows for straightening over time. Now, Carol no longer needs to worry because she has a safe home with a supported dry basement.