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Basement Waterproofing
Sump Pump Installation
Drainage Systems
Gutter Downspouts
Perimeter Waterproofing Systems
Zoeller Sump Pump
WaterGuard French Drain Installation
Mold Solutions
Flooded, Wet Basement Repair
Replacement & Egress Basement Windows
Bowing Basement Wall Repair
Battery Backup Sump Pump

Basement Finishing & Remodeling
Waterproof, Washable, Insulated Walls
Drop Ceilings
Basement Window Wells
Energy Efficient Basement Windows
Modular Carpet, Tile & Faux Wood Flooring
French, Bifold, Louvre & Six-Paneled Steel doors

Foundation Repair
Foundation Cracks & Settlement Repair
Foundation Wall Straightening & Stabilization
Street Creep Repair
Foundation Wall Anchors
Helical Piers
Bowing Foundation Wall Repair
WallDefense Wall Brackets & Straps
Push Piers
Slab Piers
Commercial Foundation Services
Pool Deck Repair

Crawl Space Repair
Vapor Barrier Installation
SaniDry Dehumidifier
SmartJack Crawl Space Posts
Energy Efficient Dehumidifier
Radiant Barrier & Crawlspace Insulation
Sagging Floor Joist Repairs
Sump Pump Repair
Sump Pump Replacement
Crawl Space Sump Pump Installation

Radon Services
Radon Mitigation
Radon System
Radon Testing
Radon Inspections
Radon Removal
Electronic Air Cleaner Installation

Concrete Repair
Concrete Leveling & Lifting
PolyLevel®
Cracked Concrete Repair
NexusPro
Concrete Sealing
SealantPro™
Commercial & Industrial Concrete Repair

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#9 Dealer in Total Basement Finishing
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#4 Dealer in the World for CabonArmor 2016
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MidAmerica Basement Systems serving Galena, IL 61036

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Justin and his crew did a great job.
Testimonial by Paul O. from Galena, IL
Excellent service, very timely, helpful and kind. Two thumbs up for MidAmerica.
Testimonial by A. J. from Galena, IL
Friendliness and helpfulness of ALL the staff especially Tiffany.
Testimonial by G & M F. from Galena, IL

Basement Waterproofing & Crawl Space Repair in Galena, Illinois

Water in the basement or crawl space leads to mold, rot, musty odors and structural issues. It also leads to a reoccurring headache for you. Luckily, our trained experts are available to permanently fix the problem.

We will properly install a hidden drainage system in your Galena basement and completely encapsulate your crawl space with CleanSpace vapor barrier. We are here to solve the problem for you.

Why Choose Us?
  • Lifetime Warranty on all Perimeter Waterproofing Systems
  • 25-year Warranty on Crawl Space Encapsulation Systems
  • Sump Pump Installation, Repair & Replacement
  • Basement, Crawl Space & Spray Foam Insulation
  • Bowing Basement Wall Repair
  • Basement Egress Windows
  • Crawl Space & Basement Dehumidifiers
  • Hundreds of Satisfied Customers

Basement Finishing & Remodeling in Galena, IL

Waterproofing your basement prevents outside water from coming in but what if a pipe bursts or the water heater leaks inside the home. A newly finished basement done by your average contractor will mold and rot if there is an internal leak. You'll have to tear out your new basement! We fix this issue.

Our Products Include :
  • Waterproof, washable, insulated walls           
  • Mold-Resistant, No-Sag suspended ceiling
  • Modular carpet, tile & faux wood flooring

  • Energy-efficient, double-paned basement windows
  • Attractive Sunhouse basement window wells
  • French, bifold, louvre & six-paneled steel doors
Unlike the average Galena contractor we use completely inorganic, waterproof materials. Even if the basement floods your walls and floors will not be damaged by the water. These waterproof products are patented and are built to create an attractive finished basement that lasts a lifetime.
 

Structural & Foundation Repair in Galena

Foundation problems such as bowing foundation walls destroy your Galena home’s value and can be dangerous. Our in-house team of structural and geo-technical engineers are here to help. We design and install the right solution and usually have the project finished in less than a week. You will have peace of mind as we provide a 25-year written warranty against defects on our foundation products.

We Fix
  • Bowing Foundation Walls
  • Sagging Floors
  • Stair-Step Cracks
  • Tilting Chimneys  
  • Foundation Cracks
  • Garage Slabs
  • Wall Anchors
We Use
  • Wall Brackets & Straps
  • Slab Piers
  • I-Beam Wall Braces
  • Helical Deck Piers
  • Sticking Windows
  • Underpinning

Cracked Concrete Repair, Concrete Leveling, & More in Galena

The sunken, cracked concrete around your Galena home is both an eyesore and a safety hazard. It is also likely to get worse, but we can fix it for you.

Our experts use products like PolyLevel, SealantPro, and NexusPro to provide innovative, stress-free, mess-free concrete repair solutions that are not only fast-acting but also ultra-durable. Whether you want to stabilize an unleveled walkway, want to repair a cracked driveway, are interested in sealing new concrete structures, or want to resurface damaged structures, MidAmerica Basement Systems has the solutions for you!

We Fix
  • Concrete Leveling
  • Concrete Sealing
  • Cracked Concrete Repair
  • Uneven Patios
  • Highway & Commercial Concrete Repair

  • Sinking Sidewalks
  • Cracked Driveway Repair
  • Uneven Concrete
  • Sunken Pool Decks

Radon Testing & Radon Mitigation Systems in Galena

If you think you might have radon gas seeping into your home, it's time to take action. We help homeowners in Galena, IL with radon testing, and can even provide a FREE quote for the cost of a radon mitigation system for your home.

Job Stories From Galena, IL
Sinking Foundation in Galena, IL

Scott of Galena was very concerned about his foundation. Over the years, the ground had settled and was causing stress on his home. The stress left large cracks in his foundation, and was causing it to be unstable and unsafe. Members of MidAmerica Basement Systems were there to help Scott’s failing foundation by installing push Piers. Push Piers are placed below the foundation in stable soil, so that the home can be lifted and straightened. Scott can now live safely in his home.

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New Basement Waterproofing System Stops Water Intrusion for Home in Galena, IL

Lori was having issues with water seeping in her basement but had no idea where the exact location of where. She reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to what they could do to resolve her issue. Design specialist, Mac, inspected her situation and provided her with a new waterproofing option. He offered her CleanSpace Wall Liner to be placed along the walls to help reduce moisture levels. WaterGuard around the perimeter of her basement to collect and redirect the water to a sump pump, preventing the water from surfacing to the floor. And a TripleSafe sump to discharge the water out of her basement. Lori no longer has water in her basement and is happy once again.

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Mystery Water Intrusion Solved in Galena, IL

The homeowner was not pleased with the condition of this basement in Galena, they were having water issues in the basement and so they called the professionals at MidAmerica Basement Systems. A few years back they had a curtain drain installed and it worked until recently and now the basement is getting water seepage again. The basement is finished with drywall and so they do not know where the water is coming in from. The team sent an expert and the source was soon uncovered behind a portion of the finished wall. The team was able to address the issue with minimal disturbance.

To address water intrusion, the team installed the patented SuperSump. The SuperSump is an efficient sump pumping system that comes with special features to help keep basements dry, such as the WaterWatch alarm system that will alert the homeowner of a potential problem. The SuperSump has an air tight lid and CleanPump stand to keep the system debris free and therefor functioning properly. 

The team installed the WaterGuard around the perimeter of the space to drain water to the SuperSump. Then the walls were lined with CleanSpace waterproofing system to help direct wall leaks to the WaterGuard. The CleanSpace also combats mold growth with UltraFresh, an antimicrobial agent. The 20 mils thick material is also a vapor barrier to provide protection from outside influences.

Now the homeowners have a basement they can feel good about. MidAmerica Basement Systems is happy to have provided these homeowners with a space that is dryer and healthier!

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Work Requests From Galena, IL
Vicinity of S. Rocky Hill Rd. in Galena
I have an old farm house that the basement continues to leak. Also have old window in basement that need replaced.
Vicinity of Longwood Drive in Galena
Vacation home in Galena, discovered lower level dampness coming up through carpet. Installing new carpet soon, need to get this resolved.
Vicinity of Red Gates Drive in Galena
The driveway has dropped quite a bit from the foundation. We are interested in hearing possible solutions to correct this, specifically mud jacking. Please email me with information. Also please note that we do not currently reside there.
Vicinity of Grant Court in Galena
I have water that leaks into the basement.
Vicinity of N West Street in Galena
Would like to see about getting our crawl space and basement encased.
Vicinity of Timberon Trail in Galena
Wet basement bedroom - mold - slow leak in foundation, too much rain, came into bedroom. Need remediation and foundation sealing. Also, have a radon blower that stopped working. May be an electrical problem or need new blower.
Vicinity of S Dodge St in Galena
Within the past 2 months, noticeable new cracks in our plaster ceilings/walls upstairs that I know have been caused by our home shifting. We moved in 2 yrs ago and live in a really old house that previous owners did not maintain. We are used to slanted floors, etc. but I have observed NEW cracks in foundation, water damage, bowed walls, etc. I can provide photos if helpful. We are not ready for a total overhaul/redo of our foundation at this time, but definitely need an expert to review and tell us what does need to be done now in order to maintain structural integrity of our home. Thanks!
Vicinity of W. Cemetery Rd. in Galena
Foundation crack letting water into barn during downpours.
Vicinity of in Galena
I am interested in having my crawl space encapsulated.
Vicinity of Winnebago Dr in Galena
I have 2 or 3 basement cracks where water appears to be seeping in. Thank you!
Vicinity of Horizon Lane in Galena
Water leakage in the corner of basement wall.
Vicinity of N Cruiser Dr in Galena
Hello. I recently read an article on the use of helical piers to support a deck install, vs traditional concrete footings. Because I despise digging, I'd like to do this. What would the cost be for 3 piers installed? Thanks Chad Robbins
Vicinity of Golf View Dr. in Galena
We have been in our house for 19 years and over the last few we have been getting water leakage around the support beams in the basement. We now have cracks in the floor and around one beam the concrete is chipping away. We would like to have someone look at the problem and tell us the cost to fix it.
Vicinity of Oly Ct. in Galena
Radon level of 10.4
Vicinity of Reives St in Galena
Stone foundation on older building which leaks around edge of cement floor in a part of the basement.
Vicinity of Blackhawk Trace in Galena
Wet basement

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