David has a background in plumbing, roofing and contracting. He has a wealth of knowledge and a welcoming smile to any home. He enjoys working with MidAmerica Basement Sytems because he loves to see how happy the customers are and his supportive team members.
When David is not working he enjoys spending time with his wife Denise and their children Adrian, Kaylie, Valorie, Amanda, Jay, and Sabrina. He also enjoys drag race, camping, and fishing. David also enjoys volunteering at the Handicap Development Center where his brother lives.
Tonica, IL homeowners had a polyurethane foam injected under the concrete slabs.
Homeowner Sandy has lived in her home for the last 12 years. In the last two years, she has slowly noticed that her driveway and sidewalk started to sink and crack. She knew that this was a safety hazard and wanted to seek professional advice on how to advance on correcting the situation. She decided to contact MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn about the PolyLevel technology that is offered. PolyLevel is a foam that is pumped under the concrete slabs to help bring them back up. The PolyLvell fills the void under the slab that is causing the slab.
Scott was concerned about his unlevel driveway. Some areas had sunk leaving tripping hazards, making it unsafe for his children to play basketball in the driveway. He needed to level the area and when he saw his neighbors installing PolyLevel from MidAmerica Basement Systems, he quickly contacted them. Cole evaluated the driveway and talked about the advantages of PolyLevel. The high-density polymers quickly react to fill voids and lift the concrete with accurate results. The quick reactions prevent under- and over-lifting of the slabs, and allowing for the injected area to be accessed within minutes of application. NexusPro Joint Sealant was than applied to all the cracks to seal them from future rainfall. Diverting the water away from the ground under the concrete, helps creates a longer-lasting level and stable driveway.
Jeff was concerned about the large foundation crack on his garage slab. In the past couple of years, it had gotten bigger, and new cracks started appearing. He was unsure of how to have the issue addressed and contacted the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. Dan offered Jeff the solution of NexusPro Joint Sealant. NexusPro is a silicone-based sealant to has been engineered for long-lasting flexibility. The sealant won’t crack, bubble or dry like typical sealants, allowing the sealant to move and shift with the natural movement of the ground. Because of the flexibility, Jeff will no longer worry about the cracks becoming bigger or longer.
Homeowners Margaret and Gerardo contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn more about their concrete repair services, as they had a sidewalk which needed repair.
Homeowner Jim contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems when he learned that they offered concrete lifting and leveling. The PolyLevel that we offer is a foam that is injected under the concrete slab the foam fills the void under the slab that was the cause of the sinking. The foam expands and hardens to lift the concrete back to its former position.
Homeowners Mike and Vicki contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn more about the PolyLevel. The PolyLevel is a foam that is pumped under the concrete slab to lift and level it. The foam fills the void under the slab, the foam expands and hardens lifting the concrete slab.
Homeowner Ed contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems when he learned that they offer a concrete lifting and leveling services. He was having issues with his driveway. The driveway was cracked in many places and was also sinking. Having an uneven driveway or sidewalk can be a huge problem. If and when it rains the water can pool and can damage your home. The PolyFoam is injected under the concrete slab to fill the void that has been created that is causing the sinking. The foam beings to rise and expand filling the void and setting the slab back to its former setting.
Homeowner Charles and Elaine have lived in their home since it was built in 1976. For several years they have noticed that the concrete around their pool has been cracking and sinking and has been getting progressively worse every year.
Small ports are inserted into the concrete slabs where the foam will be pumped under the concrete. The foam is injected under the slab and fills the void under the slab that is causing the sinking and cracking. The foam expands into the void and hardens, causing the concrete slab to lift and level.
Steve was concerned with the appearance of the entrance to his home. Over the years the front stoop had begun to sink, leaving unsightly, large gaps. He was not happy with the mudjacking solution because of the large, ugly holes that are drilled into the concrete so the solution can be injected. He heard of MidAmerica Basement Systems solution of PolyLevel and contacted Cole for more information. Cole explained to Steve that he would not have to worry about large, ugly holes in the concrete. PolyLevel uses holes smaller than the size of a dime to inject the solution. It provides a stabile base for the stoop to hold and expands to lift and level the area back to its original state. He also suggested applying a NexusPro Joint Sealant to prevent washouts from future rainfalls throughout the sidewalk and driveway. Steve no longer has an ugly entrance to his front door now that his stoop is lifted and leveled once again.
Richard and his wife were concerned about having their garage door replaced. Over the years, areas of the garage slab had shifted and settled, leading to an unlevel garage door. They were in the process of face-lifting their home, and replacing their garage door was one of them. The issue was they couldn’t replace the garage door with an unlevel tracked for the door. They needed their slab lifted and leveled. They reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have the garage slab fixed. PolyLevel was injected under the slab to fill the voids and expand to lift and stabilize the area. After lifting had occurred, NexusPro Joint Sealant was applied to the cracks to help prevent any future cracking. Now with a level slab, Richard and his wife can replace the old garage door with a new one.
Ben was very upset with the large sinking concrete in portions of his driveway. Overtime sections of the driveway had sunk due to the voids under the concrete. Some areas had dropped about 2 to 3 inches, leaving the driveway unlevel and unsafe. MidAmerica Basement Systems offered the solution PolyLevel. PolyLevel is injected under the concrete to fill to voids, once the voids are filled, it expands to lift and stabilize the slabs. The slabs that were 2-3 inches lower, now run flush with the other areas of the driveway, making the driveway level and safe once again.
Our polyurethane foam lifting the sinking driveway in Coal Valley, IL.
Micheal has lived in his 1950's home for the last 22 years. He plans to live in his current home forever and thought it was time to fix his sinking driveway and garage floors. Over the year this garage floor has sunk over an inch and a half. It was a trip hazard and an eyesore. Along with his garage, his driveway was cracked in a few places and the slabs were all uneven. When he contacted MidAmerica Basement System he was interested in learning options for leveling his driveway. Design Specialist Cole Tatge was eager to teach him about the PolyLevel technology that could help his sinking driveway. PolyLevel is a foam that is injected under the slab to fill the void underneath. Ports are inserted into the driveway where the poly foam with be inserted. When the void is filled with the foam it starts to expand and harden lifting the slab. After the driveway had been leveled the spaces in between the slabs are filled with Nexus Pro. Nexus pro allows the slab to grow and shrink during hot and cold months without the slab cracking and breaking away.
Homeowners John and Kathy contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems when they were having water issue in the basement of their home. When the waterproofing crew began the work on their home they discovered that the floor of their home had a very large void under it. To make sure that the waterproofing was successful they needed to have the void filled with PolyLevel foam to make sure that the floor was stable enough to handle the waterproofing project. Small ports are injected into the slab and then the foam is pumped under the slab.
Sherman was concerned about his unlevel driveway and the look if gave his home. He did not want to re-pour the driveway because the expense and mudjacking took too long to allow for access to the garage. Mac from MidAmerica Basement System offered him the solution of PolyLevel. PolyLevel is high-density polymer material that uses techniques like mudjacking. Small holes are drilled into the concrete to have in PolyLevel injected and lift the slab. When the material is injected, the voids are filled and stabilize the slabs and expand to lift the concrete to its original position. The quick cure time allows for access to the driveway and garage within 5 minutes of application. Now Sherman has a leveled driveway once again.
Over the years, Sherman’s driveway had begun to sink and in some areas crack under pressure. The unlevel, cracked concrete concerned him and he wanted it fixed. He thought about having it re-poured, but when he found out the price, he was less than thrilled. He looked around for more options and found the injection technology solution offered by MidAmerica Basement Systems.
This solution called PolyLevel uses high-density polymers to fill voids under the concrete, and then expand to lift and stabilize the area. Tripping hazards are quickly reduced, and the driveway is leveled once again. A NexusPro Joint Sealant is then applied to all the existing cracks to permanently seal them from future water intrusion and to prevent the cracks from worsening over time. The NexusPro also “hides” the appearance of the cracks, helping them blend in with the existing concrete.
PolyLevel and NexusPro used to make old driveway look new.
Deborah moved into her home in 2003 and plans to live there forever but she is having slab settlement. Slab Settlement is the movement a concrete slap experiences when the soil below can no longer support the weight of it. Reasons this would happened would be because there Is changes in soul’s moisture content, Wash-out of soil under the slab, or poorly compacted fill soil. PolyLEVEL fills the void and the expansion of the polyurethane allows for a precise lift and stabilization of the slab.
Concrete step repair.
Homeowner David recently called MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn more about the PolYLevel that we offer. PolyLevel is a foam that is pumped under a concrete slab. The foam fills the void under the slab and expands. Ater, it expands it hardens and lifting the concrete slab back to its former level.
Jim was very upset with the way his driveway was poured. Only after a couple years it had begun to sink from the foundation of his home and garage. When Cole from MidAmerica Basement Systems inspected the situation, he offered Jim the PolyLevel solution. PolyLevel is a high-density polyurethane material that is injected under the concrete to fill the voids, expanding to lift and level the concrete, and provide a stable surface for the slabs to rest on. After the driveway was lifted, leveled, and stabilized, NexusPro Joint Sealant was applied to all the cracks. NexusPro helps divert water away from the cracks, helping protect the ground underneath the treated and untreated slabs. NexusPro resists UV rays, making it resistant to cracking or bubbling over time, offering a more permanent seal than traditional sealants.
Entrance way of apartment complex recently is having Slab Settlement problems. Slab Settlement is the movement a concrete slap experiences when the soil below can no longer support the weight of it. Reasons this would happened would be because there Is changes in soul’s moisture content, Wash-out of soil under the slab, or poorly compacted fill soil. Mudjacking is an old-fashioned method for leveling concrete, one of the biggest drawbacks to this approach is that the high-pressure grout is very messy. PolyLEVEL fills the void and the expansion of the polyurethane allows for a precise lift and stabilization of the slab. Advantages of PoluLEVEL are you have less holes, quick cure time and high capacity lifting strength.
A driveway that was cracking and sinking repaired with PolyLevel.
Jay was having issues with an unlevel driveway and quickly contacted the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. He was offered PolyLevel to lift, level and stabilize the sinking concrete. Small holes were drilled into the slabs to allow for injection of the material, filling to voids and lifting to concrete. Once the concrete was lifted, the PolyLevel quickly hardened to provide a permanent and stable hold. NexusPro Joint Sealant was than applied to all the cracks along the driveway to prevent future washouts and to protected both the treated and untreated areas from water. NexusPro is a flexible sealant that moves and shifts with the natural movement of the ground.
Britauna was in the process of replacing her old carpet flooring with laminate when she noticed that her slab foundation had begun to sink. She quickly reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems for help. PolyLevel was offered to lift and stabilize the sinking slab for the home owner. The high-density polymers have a lifting force of 2,000 to 4,000 pounds per square foot, allowing for the structure of the home to be properly lifted. The 1 to 2 inch gaps quickly began to vanish, filling the voids under the foundation and lifting the floor back up against the floor vents. The expansion of the PolyLevel effectively stabilized the slab, allowing for the homeowner to continue her new flooring process. Britauna no longer has issues with large gaps between the floor and the walls thanks to PolyLevel.
Dean was concerned with his broken and uneven driveway and how he was going to fix it. He reached out too many different companies for solutions and finally found the solution that worked. When he met with Cole from MidAmerica Basement Systems, he was offered the solution PolyLevel. PolyLevel is injected under the concrete to lift, level, and stabilize the area. The PolyLevel fills the voids that have caused the concrete to sink, and expands to lift and level the area. The once cracked and uneven driveway is now level and smooth like it was when it was first poured. Dean and his wife couldn’t be happier to finally have a fixed driveway.
Cody’s neighbor recently had their driveway lifted and leveled with MidAmerica Basement Systems and was very surprised that he was able to drive his car across the driveway within minutes after application. He reached out for repair on his sidewalk for he was having issues with sloping and cracked areas. PolyLevel was injected under the sunken slabs, and quickly the concrete was lifted and leveled within minutes. The quick reaction time of PolyLevel took little to no time at all to be injection and allowed for Cody to access the area shortly after. He couldn’t be happier to have a level sidewalk again that he had PolyLevel injected to his driveway too!
Don was having issues with a section of his concrete patio sinking down towards his home’s foundation. When it rained water would pool, and eventually drain towards the foundation, posing threat to a leaking basement. He quickly reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have PolyLevel injected. During evaluation, the sloping section had measured at a large 2 inch drop. Crewmen Richard and David got to work to lift the sloping concrete patio with ease. The effectiveness of PolyLevel allowed for appropriate lifting in quick time, with effective stabilizing results. The once large, 2 inch drop is now level with the rest of the patio. NexusPro Joint Sealant was than applied along the crack between the patio and home’s foundation to divert any future water away from the foundation, protecting it from washing out the ground from under the slab, and helping prevent future basement leaks.
Doug and Jane contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems when they were having issues with their concert driveway sinking and cracking. Since 2012 their driveway has been getting worse. They once got advice about mud jacking but they were not impressed by the face that this was not a permanent solution. PolyLevel can be used to be used lift and level sidewalks and driveways. The PolyLevel fills the void under the sidewalk and then lifts the concrete.