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I have no worries form water now! Your technician, Garth, is very good and I am very satisfied with the work he did!
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Products & Services
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
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
Premier And Linen Ceiling Tiles
ThermalDry Floor Tiles
Sunhouse Window Wells
Everlast Window Replacement
Rockwell Egress Window

 

 
Before and After Pictures from West Salem
Loose, Shifting Foundation Stabilized with Push Piers

Loose, Shifting Foundation Stabilized with Push Piers

Before After
Loose, Shifting Foundation Stabilized with Push Piers Loose, Shifting Foundation Stabilized with Push Piers

When bricks on the exterior or interior of your home shift creating cracks, this signals that foundation settlement is present. A permanent solution to this issue is by installing push piers into the footing of the foundation. Push piers lift and lock the foundation back into place to safely restore a troubled foundation. 

Encapsulating a Crawl Space with CleanSpace and UltraSump

Encapsulating a Crawl Space with CleanSpace and UltraSump

Before After
Encapsulating a Crawl Space with CleanSpace and UltraSump Encapsulating a Crawl Space with CleanSpace and UltraSump

Homeowner Mark Q. of Lancaster, Illinois wanted to seal and encapsulate his crawl space. Over the years, the space had become a mess, sending unwanted smells into their home above. After consulting a neighbor, they made a call to Woods Basement Systems. Foreman Jesse C. and his team were able to encapsulate the crawl space using our CleanSpace liner. This transformed the crawl space into a dry, bright usable area beneath their home.

Company Awards
Woods Basement Systems Receives #1 in the Basements Category for the 2020 People's Choice Awards
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2019 BBB TORCH Award
Woods Basement Systems is a 2019 Better Business Bureau (BBB) TORCH Award winner serving Eastern & Southwest Missouri & Southern... [Read more]
People's Choice: Best in Business
Woods Basement Systems was voted third for best in business by the News-Gazette Media’s People Choice Award. Woods Basement Systems... [Read more]
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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, 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!

West Salem’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 West Salem

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.

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 usable 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 West Salem, IL
Flooded West Salem, IL Basement Utilized WaterGuard & TwinPack

This severely water damaged basement had experienced flooding due to hefty water leaks. Pattie from West Salem, Illinois wanted to work with Woods Basement Systems to waterproof her basement the right way the first time. Pattie helped design her customized basement plan with system design specialist, Luke B., to find an optimal solution so that she wouldn't worry about water damage again. For protection, Luke recommended installing WaterGuard drains and a TwinPack sump pump.

The WaterGuard drains will be installed in the footing of the basement floors to collect the water leaks and send them to the TwinPack sump pump. The TwinPack sump pump contains two pumps, one primary and one backup, to ensure all water collected by the drains are pumped out of the house. The drainage system and sump pump were installed with the leadership of head foreman, Kevin J., and his team. This waterproofing duo will give Pattie the peace of mind that she deserves without fear of water damage again. 

 

 

Loose, Shifting Foundation Stabilized with Push Piers in West Salem, IL

Dee of West Salem, Illinois noticed that she had a cracked foundation on the exterior of her home. She grew concerned because the cracks had only worsened over time and knew that action needed to be taken. Dee called Woods Basement Systems to set up an appointment with a system design specialist to get a professional's opinion on an optimal solution. 

Team Woods looked over the damaged foundation and recommended push piers to stabilize the shifting structure. Push piers are installed in the footing of either inside or outside of a home to lock and lift any building's foundation back into its original position. Push piers are installed with minimal disturbance to the area impacted and are a permanent solution. Thanks to push piers, Dee's home is safe and secure!

PowerBrace Installed in West Salem, IL

Niki and Jamie R were concerned when they noticed that their basement walls were beginning to bow. So, they decided to call Woods Basement Systems. System Design Specialist Kevin E was able to come up with a solution to the problem.

Foreman Jose L installed a PowerBrace Assembly in Niki and Jamie’s basement. The PowerBrace is a system of metal beams that will attach to the wall. They can be tightened and overtime will straighten the walls.

New Support for West Salem, IL Home

Dee W.'s house had failing supports in her West Salem, IL home. Dee was worried about the permanent damage this could cause to her home. She called Woods Basement Systems for help finding a permanent solution to her problem.

Woods installed SmartJacks to lift the home. By doing this, the home has support that is guaranteed to last for the life of the structure. The home will no longer have sagging floors and the homeowner will not have to worry about her home falling apart. Woods also installed a support beam to provide further support for the home and ensure the home will be safe from all foundation issue.

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