Foundation Repair

Foundation Repair in Quad Cities

bowing wall repair in Quad Cities

Solutions for every problem. If your foundation is cracked, buckling, or has other damage, our experts can restore your home to safe, functional condition.

Have you noticed cracks in your foundation walls, bowing walls, or any other signs of potential foundation disrepair? Your home's foundation is a crucial part of your home's security, so getting problems solved quickly is key. With 25 years of experience in the foundation industry, MidAmerica Basement Systems is uniquely qualified to help.

All of our patented foundation repair solutions are custom designed for your home. We have been recognized by Supportworks for our use of their products and techniques, and we have won awards for our skills in installing PowerBrace™ Systems and CarbonArmor® products which greatly benefit your Quad Cities home.

If you're ready to get started on foundation repair solutions, call in the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems for a free inspection and estimate!

Before and After
  • Foundation Walls Stabilized in Morton, IL
    Foundation Walls Stabilized in Morton, IL

    The homeowners of this basement in Morton were troubled by the integrity of their foundation walls. The team permanently stabilized them with a Wall Anchor system and now the homeowners have stable and safe walls!

  • Basement Stabilized & Waterproofed in Normal, IL
    Basement Stabilized & Waterproofed in Normal, IL

    The homeowner of this basement in Normal, IL were concerned about the condition of their basement. They were experiencing water intrusion. They were also worried about cracks in the foundation walls and about one of the walls beginning to show signs of bowing. The experts from MidAmerica Basement Systems installed the SuperSump pump to keep the basement dry all the time, along with WaterGuard, a perimeter drainage system. The team further waterproofed the space by installing the CleanSpace liner to the damaged walls. To stabilize the bowing wall, the team installed the PowerBrace foundation wall system with patented tightening system that potentially straightens the wall over time.

  • PowerBraces Support Basement Walls in Ottawa, IL
    PowerBraces Support Basement Walls in Ottawa, IL

    Jim slowly started noticing a slight bow happening and over the years its become very apparent. Jim was concerned of it collapsing and wondering is there we a way to straighten out the wall without having to redo the foundation. Our Design Specialist, Dan Garner recommended our PowerBrace System. The PowerBrace is designed to support basement walls and allow for potential straightening over time.

  • GeoLock Wall Anchor Systems Gives Support for Bowing Wall in Toluca, IL
    GeoLock Wall Anchor Systems Gives Support for Bowing Wall in Toluca, IL

    Bowing walls can cause foundation cracks and shifts, weakening the support to the rest of your home. GeoLock Wall Anchors from MidAmerica Basement Systems help stop the wall(s) from worsening, and provide the option of straightening your foundation walls back to their original state. Rather the foundation wall is leaning or sliding in at the base of the wall, the GeoLock system secures a strong hold in the ground creating the pull on the wall, stopping the inward bow, while potentially straightening it out. The sleek design of the system prevents it from interfering with the rest of your home.

  • Supporting Bowing Wall with PowerBrace System in Peru, IL
    Supporting Bowing Wall with PowerBrace System in Peru, IL

    Hersh was concerned about the water that water coming in through the basement wall, and then realized it was because of a wall bowing. He contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems to permanently stop his walls from worsening. During his evaluation, Chris offered him the solution of a PowerBrace system. PowerBraces use the wooden floor joist system of your home to properly support the pressure exhorted against the failing wall, without damaging the rest of the home. The patented PowerBrace system also allows for the I-Beams to be tightened over time, which can increase the chances of straightening the walls back to normal in time.

  • Push Pier Installation for a Peru, IL Home
    Push Pier Installation for a Peru, IL Home

    You can see here that our crew dug around the home to prep for pier installation and then installed our Push Pier system to correct this home's foundation settlement. They then replaced the the earth around the home.

  • Stabilizing Bowing Walls in Deer Creek, IL Basement
    Stabilizing Bowing Walls in Deer Creek, IL Basement

    Dustin was noticing stair-step cracking in his block foundation and grew concern. He reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to have his issue looked at to find out what solution would best fit his home. It was noted that the walls had begun to bow, causing the cracking. A GeoLock Wall Anchor system was offered to stabilize the walls, preventing them from worsening over time. GeoLock Anchors are placed outside the home’s foundation, locking into the soil to produce the appropriate hold needed for the failing walls. Galvanized steel walls are than attached to the foundation walls to lock the system into place. The GeoLock Wall Anchor system allows for the walls to be tightened over time, increasing the chances of straightening the walls to their original state.

  • Stabilizing a Foundation in Washburn, IL
    Stabilizing a Foundation in Washburn, IL

    Washburn, IL homeowners recognized a bowing a wall in their basement and had a design specialist, Dan Garner, come to their home to take a look. Soon, foreman Mike Clementz was installing a new PowerBrace system to stabilize the wall, and offer the homeowners peace of mind.

  • CarbonArmor and PowerBraces
    CarbonArmor and PowerBraces

    David has lived in his home for over 25 years and has recently noticed his foundation walls starting to shift. Having power braces installed early on in a situation like this is always best. If you catch this situation at the start you can be assured that the problem will not get worse over time and will be less expensive. The patented PowerBrace system effectively stabilizes your basement walls in turn protecting your home. Heavy duty zinc plated steel beams are custom fit to your home and then fit to the wall that needs to be secured. Along with PowerBraces, David also had CarbonArmors installed in his basement. Much like PowerBrace, CarbonArmor helps stabilize your foundation walls. CarbonArmor helps restore your walls to their former integrity

  • Stabilizing a Morton, IL Bowing Basement Wall
    Stabilizing a Morton, IL Bowing Basement Wall

    Craig of Morton, IL met with design specialist Dan Garner from MidAmerica Basement Systems after he called the company with concerns about his bowing walls. Dan helped Craig determine the best solution for his problem. Dan suggested CarbonArmor, a stabilizing product made of carbon fiber. Craig's wall is now stable, so he's resting easy!

Nationally recognized solutions from a local company

No two foundation problems are alike. We use only warrantied foundation repair products that have proven to be effective for repairing issues like cracks, sinking, bowing walls, and more. We ensure the best solution for your home's specific needs. Mudjacking, stabilizing concrete, wall stabilization, and push piers are just a few of our common solutions.

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All of the products we install are manufactured by Supportworks, Inc. Each foundation product is carefully designed and tested by a team of structural and geotechnical engineers, and all of our systems come with a written warranty; so that you know your problem was fixed right.

We're here to help you find the best home foundation solution

You don't have to live with stressful foundation problems. MidAmerica Basement Systems will conduct a thorough inspection of your home, and we'll let you know exactly what steps need to be taken to permanently stabilize your foundation -- restoring value to your greatest investment. Contact us today to request your free foundation repair estimate in Normal, Iowa City, Dubuque, Rock Island, Clinton, Moline, East Peoria or nearby. 


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Our Locations:

MidAmerica Basement Systems
4525 Buckeye Street
Davenport, IA 52802

MidAmerica Basement Systems
305 2nd Ave SE #200
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

MidAmerica Basement Systems
3100 N Dries Ln #201
Peoria, Il 61604