Justin understands the importance of relating to customers and tending to their individual needs. He joined the MidAmerica Basement Systems team back in 2010. He has worked as a crew leader, installer, and service technician with MidAmerica Basement Systems, so knows our products and systems backwards and forwards.
MidAmerica Basement Systems recognized what a great asset Justin has been to our company these past several years, and was eager for him to join the Design team. Justin received extensive installation and classroom training, job site experience, and hands on training. Upon completion of his training, Justin earned the title of “Certified System Design Specialist”.
MidAmerica Basement Systems is the exclusive regional dealer for the Foundation Support Works Contractor Network and Basement Systems Contractor Network - a group of over 300 of the best repair contractors in North America and the world. This network has exclusive access to patented products, comprehensive training, and exclusive certification testing and support through the national companies.
Justin enjoys meeting with homeowners, contractors, property managers and real estate professionals, helping them solve their damp, smelly basement and crawlspace problems as well as foundation problems. During Justin’s free time, he spends time with his wife (Allyson) and two boys- Max and Bryce. Justin would like to thank you for welcoming him into your home and is eager to help you.
The homeowner of this crawl space in Flanagan was displeased with their drafty crawl space so they called the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. The team installed SilverGlo insulation panels, a CleanSpace liner to encapsulate and a SaniDry CX to keep the air fresh and healthy. Now the homeowner has a functional and healthy crawl space!
The owner of this Bloomington home was not happy about water in his crawl space so he contacted the professionals at MidAmerica Basement Systems. The team sealed the crawl space with the durable, bright and mold resistant CleanSpace liner. The homeowner is very pleased with the transformation!
The homeowners were tired of battling large and leaky cracks in their basement in Mendota so they called the professionals at MidAmerica basement System. The team sealed the cracks with a polyurethane injection and now the homeowners no longer fret over leaky cracks!
Homeowners from Mendota called the team at MidAmerica Basement System to help resolve their wet basement troubles. The team installed the most innovative and effective sump pump, the TripleSafe sump pump!
WaterGuard and BrightWall installed to make a basement dry and beautiful.
Rachel was being to notice a large shift in her block foundation wall and had large concerns of her home’s structure. MidAmerica Basement Systems offered a PowerBrace system to permanent stop the walls from bowing, and with the patented tightening system, offered to opportunity to straighten the wall over time. The PowerBraces were strategically placed along the bowing wall to give the proper stability needed for the wall, and to prevent damage to the rest of the home. Rachel now has a system to support her failing foundation wall.
The homeowner had a previous waterproofing system that was allowing water intrusion so the MidAmerica basement Systems team was contacted. The experts waterproofed the basement by installing SuperSump pump system, WaterGuard perimeter drainage system and CleanSpace to the damaged parts of the wall. The homeowner made the right investment!
Diane and Betty of Pekin, IL began finishing their basement when they realized they had a water problem. They contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn about waterproofing options, and work on getting their basement finishing project completed. They met with design specdialist Dan Garner, who custom designed a solution for their basement that included the metal studded, graphite-infused Basement to Beautiful Panels, and inorganic, durable, and beautiful EverLast Walls. Basement to Beautiful Panels insulate the basement up to 24% better than other leading insulation products. The inorganic material won't mold or rot. The EverLast Wall Panels are also inorganic, mold and waterproof, and beautiufl. Diane and Betty's basement is now warm, bright, and an enjoyable place to hang out.
Jim’s basement is home to his children’s playroom, but because it’s completely made of concrete, it is a very cold playroom. He was unsure of placing insulation along the wall because he knew that the cold, damp concrete would ruin the insulation, defeating the purpose of the insulation. MidAmerica Basement Systems had the perfect insulation solution for Jim’s basement. ThermalDry Wall is a moisture and vapor barrier that will not be effected by the damp concrete. Its unique design is heat-reflective, allowing 97% of your home’s heat to stay inside rather than escaping. Jim’s children now have a playroom that stays room, making it an enjoyable place.
The homeowner of this basement in Oregon called the MidAmerica Basement Systems team to help waterproof his damp crawl space. The team sealed the space with CleanSpace liners and installed SmartDrain to drain leaks out of the space. The homeowner is excited to have brighter, dryer crawl space!
The homeowner of this Oregon basement noticed some vertical cracks in her basement that allowed water to seep in so they called the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. The team waterproofed the basement by installing SuperSump pump system, WaterGuard subfloor drainage system and CleanSpace liner to the basement walls. The homeowner is pleased to have a basement that is dryer and healthier!
The homeowner from Dixon called the team at MidAmerica Basement Systems because they were tired of tacking water intrusion in their basement. The homeowners explained that they had been experiencing this issue for over 20 years and enough was enough. The team installed WaterGuard and SuperSump pump to address the issue. The homeowners feel great about their basement now!
The homeowners of the crawl space wanted to transform their space into one that was dry, bright and healthy so the professionals at MidAmerica Basement Systems were contacted. To help keep water out of the space, the team replaced the old sump system with a SmartSump. A SmartSump is designed specifically for crawl spaces, so the homeowner can trust they have the ideal system keeping their crawl space dry!
There are other ways to fix your concrete without having to have your concrete all ripped up. The experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems would be more than happy to help lift and level your concrete without tearing it apart! A homeowner in Davis, IL contacted us to help fix his concrete issue and we were more than happy to help him out! PolyLevel was used to permanently fix his concrete issue!
PolyLevel does have the same idea as mud-jacking but does not involve hammering up the concrete and no mud whatsoever is involved. Lightweight foam is injected into the concrete slab. While the foam is injected it compresses the soil beneath it as it lifts the concrete up creating a stable base where the fill soil was poorly compacted. It does not shrink or degrade from excessive heat and will not wash out. It is environmentally friendly and made of recycled materials. It will also be a great investment for your home!
Now the homeowner has a stable and safe concrete surface thanks to the MidAmerica Basement Systems Team. If you too are looking to have your concrete fixed and leveled do not hesitate to reach out to MidAmerica Basement Systems. We can set you up with an appointment with one of our skilled and educated Design Specialist to give you a free, no-obligation estimate. Contact us today to learn more and let us be the ones that bring you peace of mind!
A great before and after of WaterGuard and a TripleSafe installed in Neponset, IL.
The homeowners of this damp basement in Sterling were referred to MidAmerica Basement Systems to waterproof their space. The team waterproofed the basement with WaterGuard and a SuperSump pump system. The homeowners feel great with their waterproofed basement!
Ben and Linda were having issues with water seeping in their basement, posing threat to their personal belongings. They quickly reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems for guidance. Cole inspected their situation and offered them a waterproofing system that would protect their belongings. CleanSpace was placed along the walls to help reduce moisture levels, while redirecting moisture and helping prevent mold growth. WaterGuard was installed along the wall and floor joint to collect the seeping water from the walls and floor, redirecting the water to the TripleSafe sump. Once the water enters the sump, it is properly disposed out of the basement. A SaniDry Sedona was also installed to help maintain controlled levels of moisture and humidity, aiding in the prevention of mold growth.
A homeowner in Freeport, IL was having water coming into their basement around the perimeter. The water was coming in through the foundation walls and as time went on the water started to leave marks on the walls and put a musty smell into the air. The homeowner knew this issue would not just disappear and needed expert help to be permanently fixed. The homeowner searched the internet to find the experts in the industry, MidAmerica Basement Systems and we were more than happy to help this homeowner out!
A full perimeter water system was installed within the homeowner's home. WaterGuard is designed to intercept water as it enters into the homeowners home around the perimeter of the basement. As the water comes into the system through the special wall flange, it will drain the water safely and unseen to the TripleSafe Sump Pump to be pumped out of the basement. Keeping your basement clean and dry. This will allow room for your basement to still be used as a recreational or storage space!
The homeowner in Freeport, IL now has a clean and dry basement thanks to the MidAmerica Basement Systems Team and we were more than happy to help this homeowner out! If you too are looking to have your home waterproofed or would like to learn more about what services we offer, do not hesitate to reach out to MidAmerica Basement Systems. We would be more than happy to set up an appointment with you and one of our Design Specialist to come out to your home to give you a free, no-obligation estimate. Call us today!
There will never be a better before and after of a crawlspace encapsulated with CleanSpace in Galva, IL.
This basement in Knoxville belongs to David, who recently purchased the property and was very concerned with the amount of water that was coming into the basement. He called the team at MidAmerica Basement Systems and the team installed CleanSpace liner to waterproof the leaky walls and installed SuperSump to help keep the basement dry.
The homeowners were referred to the MidAmerica Basement Systems team becuase they were battling against repeated water intrusion in their basement, The team waterproofed the basement by installing WaterGuard perimeter drainage system and SuperSump pump system. Now the homeowners have a basement that is dryer and protected from leaks.
A couple years ago, Oneida, IL homeowners, Stanley and Becky, had some issues with water getting into their basement. They called MidAmerica Basement Systems for a free estimate, and got their basement waterproofed with the local experts in All Things Basementy. When they were having their system serviced, service technician Gary Housenga recommended controlling moisture in the home by encapsulating the crawlspace. The basement is drier than it has ever been, and now the homeowners will not have to worry about the crawlspace in the future either.
The homeowner of this basement built in the 1920's was done with constant dampness and smells in their basement so they called the professionals at MidAmerica Basement Systems. The team installed CleanSpace liner, WaterGuard perimeter drainage system and SuperSUmp pump. Finally this homeowner has a dry basement!
Bryan was having issues with water seeping in through foundation cracks in his wall, leaving a large mess every time it rained. He reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have the issue addressed. During his inspection, Mike had offered a BrightWall to help reduce moisture in the basement and to make the appearance of the area brighter. BrightWall is a rigid plastic paneling that will not support mold growth and will not rot. To complete the rest of the waterproofing system, WaterGuard was then installed along the perimeter of the basement to collect the seeping water from the walls to redirect it to the TripleSafe sump. The sump then discharged the water back out of the home, leaving the basement dry. Finally, a SaniDry Sedona was installed to keep the humidity levels down, leaving Bryan with a happy basement.
The homeowner of this home in Abingdon reached out to the MidAmerica Basement Systems Team in regards to his failing perimeter drainage system. The team went out and replace the system with our patented WaterGuard drainage system. The homeowner now has an efficient system to help keep his basement dry!
Clinton, IA homeowner had Basement to Beautiful panels installed by MidAmerica Basement Systems so that one day, she can fully finish her basement. The patented SilverGlo technology used to insulate the panels increases energy efficiency in the space.
Clinton, IA homeowners saw foundation settlement both inside and outside their home. They were referred to the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. Design specialist Bryan Christopherson inspected the home, and recommended Smart Jack XT to stabilize the walls. The homeowners are happy to know their home has been fixed!
Lois had previous water damage to her newly installed insulation to her basement. She did not realize she needed a waterproof system until it was too late, and quickly made a call to MidAmerica Basement Systems. A TripleSafe and WaterGuard were installed to collect and discharge any future water intrusion, and a SaniDry XP was installed to keep the air dry and free of moisture. Basement to Beautiful Insulated Wall Panels were installed to provide the proper insulation for a basement. The panels provide a waterproof barrier that will never ruin from moisture or water and have a 24% more energy savings result than normal insulation.
Terry wanted his space to be cleared of debris and he wanted the space to be insulated. The MidAmerica Basement Systems team did all the above and more!
The crawl space before is cold, dark, uncomfortable, and layered with debris. The team cleaned the space by removing all of the debris and then they insulated the walls with SilverGlo. SilverGlo is a foil backed foam insulation that is infused with graphite. The SilverGlo is specially designed to keep heat from escaping the space, and outside air from entering making the space warm and saving the homeowner a bundle on utility bills.
We then installed drainage matting. The drainage matting has dimples allowing rising ground water to flow underneath the CleanSpace liner. The space is then fitted with CleanSpace liner. CleanSpace finishes the sealing process with a thick, durable, flexible plastic that has an antimicrobial additive making it mold resistant. All of the materials used are inorganic meaning that it is least likely to deteriorate and/or become a yummy meal for mold.
The homeowner now has a space that is clean, healthy, and comfortable while saving him money and headaches!
These homeowners in East Moline were noticing repeated water in their basement. The team at MidAmerica Basement Systems waterproofed the basement with SuperSump pump system and a perimeter drainage system, WaterGuard. The homeowners also wanted the team to address the issue of a bowing foundation wall so the team installed the PowerBrace system to stabilize the wall. The homeowners now have a safe, stable and dry basement!