Dillon is one of our Waterproofing Foreman and joined MidAmerica Basement Systems with a background in construction and management. He enjoys working at MidAmerica Basement Systems because he knows that the products and services that we offer our customers are the best fit for their needs.
When Dillon is not working he enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, working out, biking, swimming and spending time with his friends and family. Though Dillon may say he is "full of it" he is kind and funny and homeowners enjoy his positive attitude.
Homeowner, Leah in Abingdon, IL was experiencing water in her basement. It was a continuing issue that she knew she could no longer just put the issue to the side, she needed professional help! She contacted the local experts in her area, MidAmerica Basement Systems. Design Specialist, Troy was able to give her the best recommendation for her home possible.
Installer, Dillion was able to come out to Leah's home to install it. WaterGuard was one of the systems installed within Leah's home. It is a great waterproofing system that will permanently solve wet basement problems. WaterGuard intercepts the incoming water around the perimeter of the basement walls and carries it unseen, away to the TripleSafe Sump Pump, keeping Leah's home dry and water free!
If you too are having issues with water coming into your basement, do not hesitate to reach out to MidAmerica Basement Systems! We would be happy to help you!
The new waterguard system makes the basement dry and mold free in Ottawa, IL.
When Jeffery found out that his finished basement was ruined by moisture, he was afraid to finish it again. He reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have his basement waterproofed. After the area was waterproofed, Jeffery was informed about the waterproof and mold-resistant basement finishing products offered by the company. ZenWall Insulated Panels are durable and washable. Using a foil backing, dampness and humidity will not affect the panels, and will make the basement more energy efficient. Now Jeffery can trust finishing his basement with a waterproofing system, and wall paneling that is meant for damp and moist environments.
Homeowner, Jodi had water coming in through her foundation walls. It was a problem that could not be easily fixed with just a towel and a mop. She decided it was best to call in the experts, MidAmerica Basement Systems. Design Specialist, Joe was able to come out and take a look at Jodi's basement. He recommended that Jodi have her basement fully waterproofed.
One of the waterproofing systems that was installed was CleanSpace. CleanSpace is a bright, durable vapor barrier for foundation walls. It is installed with permanent drilled-in fasteners. It is a quick installation and a permanent one. It stops water from permeating the foundation walls and will also drain any wall leaks. It has a washable surface that can be cleaned if needed. It also can conform to any type of foundation wall.
For many years Richard and Sharleen let water enter their basement, never fixing the issue. Over time, the walls began to bow, causing an unsafe foundation to live in. They finally reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have their issues addressed once and for all. Due to the years of untreated leaking water, mold had grown in large sections throughout the basement, and MoldX was applied to help reduce the mold. EverLast Windows replaced the old leaking windows, and CleanSpace was placed over the walls. CleanSpace helps reduce the moisture levels and helps protect from future mold growth. WaterGuard and a TripleSafe sump were installed in the basement to help redirect and discharge the water the entered the basement. A SaniDry Sedona was also installed to help control humidity levels, keeping the process of mold growth from succeeding. A PowerBrace system was then installed to permanently stabilize the foundation. The unique tightening feature also allows for the wall to be straightened over time to increase the appearance of the walls.
Homeowner, Julie was having water coming into her basement. Over time, the water started damaging her foundation walls, causing it to leave marks and stains. Julie was not happy about the water coming into her basement and also very upset about her foundation walls. She decided this was one for the experts to fix, MidAmerica Basement Systems. Installer, Joe was able to come out and recommend waterproofing Julie's entire basement. Joe also recommended that CleanSpace should be installed to hide the foundation walls and make the basement appear cleaner.
Installer, Dillion was able to install the waterproofing system in Julie's home. CleanSpace was a great choice for the foundation walls. It was a quick installation that is permanent. CleanSpace can be washed if marks or stains would appear.
Lora was experiencing high humidity levels in her basement and contacted the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. She explained to Joe that she wanted to someday finish her basement but knew that if there was a moisture issue, she would only be wasting her money. After inspecting her situation, Joe offered her a TripleSafe, WaterGuard, and CleanSpace system. CleanSpace Liner was installed along the walls to help reduce the humidity levels. CleanSpace is a moisture barrier, and also helps guide any moisture to the WaterGuard system. WaterGuard was installed along the perimeter of the basement to collect any seeping water and redirect it to the TripleSafe. Lora now has a basement that is waterproofed and lowered humidity, and suitable for basement finishing.
Sam was having doubt about his untreated crawlspace, his basement always seemed to be muggy. When he reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems, design specialist Chris offered him a total crawlspace encapsulation. To permanently seal off the space, CleanSpace Liner is installed along the walls and floor. The thick 20 mil material, similar to the thickness of a pool liner, provides a tear- and puncture-resistant membrane, completely sealing off the ground and moisture. CleanSpace Liner has a special antimicrobial additive in it to prevent mold growth, making it ideal in a damp environment. With a sealed-off crawlspace, Sam no longer has an issue with a muggy basement.
Waterproofing system installed around all of the exterior walls in a wet Bettendorf, IA home.
Patricia was concerned about her bowing walls. Over the years they have worsened, and some areas had even begun to seep water. She reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have her home looked at. Mac suggested a CarbonArmor system to permanently stabilize her foundation walls, and offered her a WaterGuard and TripleSafe waterproofing system. Due to all the mold and water damage to the walls, it was suggested that she have BrightWall installed. BrightWall is a rigid plastic sheeting that helps reduce moisture issues, while redirecting any seeping water to the WaterGuard. BrightWall also gives a bright, clean finish to Patricia’s basement to hide all the mold and water damage.
Adam was having issues with water seeping into his basement and reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems. During his estimate, Chris proposed he have a full perimeter waterproofing system installed. CleanSpace Wall Liner was applied to all the foundation walls, offering a vapor barrier from the seeping water. WaterGuard was installed around the floor and wall joint to collect and redirect the water to the TripleSafe sump pump. Once the water reached the sump, it will be properly discharged, leaving Adam’s basement dry. A SaniDry Sedona was also installed to control the humidity levels in the basement, helping prevent future mold growth.
New sump pump added to help water issues in Charlotte, IA.
Micki and Megan were having issues with water seeping in their basement and reached out to the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. Mike inspected the basement and offered a WaterGuard and SuperSump systems. WaterGuard collects and redirect the seeping water, preventing it from surfacing to the floor. Once in the WaterGuard, it flows to the SuperSump to be properly discharged from the basement, leaving the area dry. Micki and Megan no longer have issues with water in their basement, and are happy once again.
The J. Monroe Parker house was built in 1881 by James Monroe Paker who was a wealthy davenport financer. The home was designed by 19th-century builder T.W. McClelland.
The challenge with this large historic home was that the home had few straight walls and the WaterGuard system had to be cut in many different sizes and placed. Four TripleSafe sump pumps were added to the home to make sure that the home stayed dry. The TripleSafe sump pump is a three pump system that comes with a battery back up and WaterWatch alarm. The battery back up is used to keep the pump running in the case that the power goes out. The WaterWatch alarm is placed at the top of the pump and will alert you in case the water in the pump gets too high. The walls had a layer of CleanSpace added to them. CleanSpace is a barrier that is installed on the walls, similar to a very thick pool liner and will help keep out moisture.
New Basement gets full perimeter waterproofing system in Cedar Falls, IA.
Homeowners Cody and Allison recently had a TripleSafe Sump Pump and a WaterGuard System installed in their home. After sometime they were worried that they needed a discharge line due to where the water was pooling in their yard they feared it could have an effect on the system or because father issued with their home so they again had MidAmerican Basement System out to take a look. They were correct and had an underground LawnScape installed to make sure the water channels out to the proper place.
Homeowner, Darius was experiencing water in his basement. Our specialist, Joe suggested that adding in a CleanSpace Wall System, WaterGuard and a TripleSafe Sump Pump will be the best solution to the water problem. Here is a before and after of one of the products, CleanSpace Wall System. CleanSpace is a thicker liner that provides a moisture barrier to the basement walls.
Homeowners in Strawberry Point, IA were tired of their problematic basement and the headache that it caused them. They called MidAmerica GBasement Systems to help them with the goals they had for this space.
Homeowners, Alexander and Amanda were having water coming into their basement. They contact MidAmerica Basement Systems and Design Specialist Justin was able to come out and take a look. He recommended to keep the water from coming in they should have the perimeter fully waterproofed with WaterGuard and CleanSpace. Other systems that were installed were TripleSafe Sump Pump, IceGuard, and LawnScape Outlet.
CleanSpace is a bright, durable vapor barrier for foundation walls. It is a fast, economical installation that is installed with permanent drilled-in fasteners. It stops water vapor from running throughout the walls. It is a washable surface that can be cleaned if it becomes stained or marked. It also can conform to any type of foundation walls, even bumpy or stone.
If you too are experiencing water in your basement, do not hesitate to reach out to MidAmerica Basement Systems. We would be happy to send a Design Specialist out to you to give you a free, no-obligation estimate!
WaterGuard waterproofing in Waterloo, IA helps make basement dry again.
Kevin would grow concern every time there was a heavy rain. Heavy rains meant his floor drain in the basement would backup, and flood the area. He reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have the correct his issue. He was offered a WaterGuard and LateralDrain drainage system to collect and redirect the seeping water before it could over flow and flood the basement. A TripleSafe system was also installed so that any water that is collected in the WaterGuard or LateralDrains, could be discharged out of the basement.
Kate was tired of the nasty basement smell in her home and reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems for help. From years of neglect, mold had over taken a large portion of the basement. MoldX was offered to help reduce the growing mold, and better the air quality in the basement. CleanSpace Liner was then installed overtop all of the walls to help reduce the moisture levels. CleanSpace also has a special additive that prevents mold growth, making it ideal for the basement. WaterGuard was installed around the perimeter of the basement to collect and redirect the seeping water to the TripleSafe to be properly discharged from the basement. Kate no longer has a “basement” smell around her home.
Roger and Bonnie have always had issues with a leaking basement, but let it be. They began to noticing mold growing and decided it was time to fix the issues. They contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems to have their basement waterproofed. Wes inspected all areas of the basement, making sure each area was properly addressed. After inspection, he suggested spraying MoldX over the affected area and then install WaterGuard and a TripleSafe. Installing the WaterGuard would prevent the pooling and puddling of water, which in return would help minimize the growth of mold. Once water collected in the WaterGuard, it was properly discharged out of the basement.
New clean and dry basement in Cedar Falls, IA