Jennifer C. recently purchased a home in Leon, IA with plans to restore the house to increase its value. The home is over one-hundred years old, and the basement is experiencing extreme wall failure. It has a brick foundation with mortar joints that were deteriorating, and the walls were bowing inward. Familiar with our reputation, she gave us at Thrasher a call to permanently repair her foundation.
System Design Specialist Tyler Dopheide arrived in Leon, IA and began inspecting the foundation of the home. For extreme wall failure, our team utilized the Shotlock Restoration System and PowerBrace Wall Support to prevent the walls from collapsing. Shotlock is combined with our GeoLock wall anchors in order to stabilize the failing foundation. The PowerBrace System is then installed to tighten and make the bowing walls sit more vertical without any external excavation. These two products paired together can stabilize even the most severe failing walls.
Jennifer was thrilled with the appearance of the basement walls and felt liberated knowing the foundation was secure. She now has the confidence needed to begin the remodeling process of her newly purchased home.
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Midwest Foundation Repair provides foundation repair, basement waterproofing, crawl space, concrete leveling & lifting, gutter guard installation, and more in Leon. We are a full-service contractor and we take pride in our reputation for quality workmanship and customer satisfaction.
If you notice cracks in your foundation, dampness in your basement, musty odors, or other signs of structural issues, you should contact a foundation repair expert as soon as possible. Midwest Foundation Repair has been serving the Leon area since 1995. With over 25 years of experience, our reputation speaks for itself, providing top-notch service to our clients and ensuring complete customer satisfaction with our work. Our services include:
Did you know that a settling foundation can cause an array of expensive problems inside your home? In fact, it can even make it unlivable.
Signs of foundation damage in your home:
Midwest Foundation Repair foundation repair solutions:
Foundation piering is one way to level a sinking foundation and prevent further damage to your home. This process involves installing supportive piers underground until they reach stable soil or bedrock. Then the weight of your house will be transferred to these piers so that it's no longer resting on the unstable soil.
At our company, we also offer crack repair services to help strengthen the foundation of your home. We use state-of-the-art equipment and techniques to fix any cracks or damage that may be present. Our experts will work diligently to ensure that your foundation is back in good condition and that your home is safe and secure.
When you call Midwest Foundation Repair at 1-844-210-0982, we'll provide a free inspection of your foundation to help you determine what steps you need to take next. We're fully insured for all our projects, and we provide a 25-year warranty against manufacturing defects on foundation products — so don't hesitate to give us a call today.
Midwest Foundation Repair provides basement waterproofing services as well to ensure a dry, healthy home. A wet basement or crawl space is more than just an inconvenience.
Dangerous symptoms of a wet basement:
Basement waterproofing is important because it keeps water from damaging your foundation and seeping through to the rest of your house. It's especially important in areas where seasonal flooding is common or where water sources like rivers, ponds and reservoirs are nearby.
Midwest Foundation Repair basement waterproofing services in Leon:
If you have an unfinished crawl space, it could lead to many issues throughout your home. The good news is that at Midwest Foundation Repair, we offer expert crawl space repair including crawl space encapsulation in Leon and the surrounding areas. If you live in Leon, or if you’re within our service range, contact us today at 1-844-210-0982!
Crawl spaces are often used for storage or left unfinished because they are not visible to guests and are not a part of everyday life. However, neglecting your crawl space can cause serious problems. There are a variety of issues that can arise if you do not maintain your crawl space properly.
Signs of a crawl space issue:
If any of these problems go untreated for too long, they can seriously damage your home. If structural damage occurs due to water leakage or mold growth, this could cause serious safety issues. If insects move into your home or mold grows unchecked, it could result in costly repairs later on down the road. Midwest Foundation Repair provides crawl space structural repair, crawl space dehumidification and crawl space encapsulation in Leon and nearby.
As the premier concrete leveling & lifting contractor in Leon, Midwest Foundation Repair has a team of experienced professionals who are dedicated to providing a service that is fast, effective and efficient. Whether you have a problem with uneven concrete or your driveway is sinking in certain areas, we have the solution for you. Our professional technicians can quickly and accurately analyze and repair concrete problems, regardless of size or complexity.
If you have uneven concrete, it can be an eyesore and create tripping hazards. It can also cause damage over time to vehicles as they drive over it or even cause personal injury if someone trips or falls on it. PolyLevel concrete leveling is a process that uses pressure injection to fill in voids under the surface of concrete slabs and raise them up to their original level. The process is quick, efficient, and cost-effective. It will save you money compared to other methods such as replacing entire driveways or sidewalks with new concrete.
Midwest Foundation Repair’s concrete lifting & leveling services include:
We also offer comprehensive concrete repair services that can restore your concrete slab's appearance and stability. Your concrete can become damaged over time when it is repeatedly exposed to moisture, freezing temperatures, and shifting soils. When your concrete driveway or sidewalk is in poor shape, it compromises the look and value of your home or business. That's why we offer solutions to repair and protect your concrete slabs, including:
By repairing cracked, damaged concrete with proven effective methods, we can extend its lifespan and prevent further damage. Schedule a free estimate for our concrete repair services today!
At Midwest Foundation Repair, we believe that our customers are the most important part of our business. We have a history of providing superior customer service in the foundation repair industry and pride ourselves on having a team of employees who are reliable, punctual, and trustworthy.
Our goal is to provide you with an honest estimate that will be within your budget for repairs so that you can get exactly what you want out of our services without feeling like this investment isn't worth it.
Our company has been in business for over 25 years, which means we have the experience needed to know how to best serve every type of customer, no matter what type or size of project you need us for! We have developed strong relationships with many customers throughout those years which allow us to continue doing what we love while also providing them with quality workmanship at an affordable price point without sacrificing anything in return.
We take pride in our ability to provide foundation repair, basement waterproofing, crawl space repair and concrete leveling and lifting services. We understand the importance of keeping your home in top condition, and our team of experienced professionals is dedicated to fulfilling your needs. We offer free estimates on all of our services, so don't hesitate to get in touch with us today.
Fred was walking around the garage this past weekend when it was nice out and noticed that the floor was not leveled. He almost tripped on the garage floor because of the cement. He has lots of granchildren and he doesn't want them to trip on the concrete and hurt themselves. He called Midwest Basement Systems and talked to one of our customer care representatives to set up an appointment with Jesse, our expert.
Jesse went out to the property and noticed that the garage floor was unleveled and told Fred that he should have us level it. He explained how we pump foam into the ground by drilling a hole the size of a penny into the ground and start pumping. Fred agreed to the process and signed the contract for Travis to come out and do the work.
Travis came out and started and finished the work in one day. Fred was impressed of how quick and easy it seemed. He was happy that Travis did it so fast. He was nervous that he wouldn't be able to drive in the garage for a while but Travis explained that he would be able to drive on it once he left the property.
Fred was so happy with the work, he wrote a review and said he would recommend anybody to Midwest Basement Systems.
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