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WaterGuard French Drain Installation
Mold Solutions
Flooded, Wet Basement Repair
Replacement & Egress Basement Windows
Bowing Basement Wall Repair
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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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Monticello, IA Home gets Basement Waterproofing Help

Monticello, IA Home gets Basement Waterproofing Help

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Monticello, IA Home gets Basement Waterproofing Help Monticello, IA Home gets Basement Waterproofing Help

Leaking basements can cause a number of issues to your home. A home in Monticello had an issue with water leaking in the basement, causing dampness, even though there was a sump pump. A quick call to MidAmerica Basement Systems, crew members were able to fix the issue. They installed CleanSpace and WaterGuard to help direct any water to the sump pump. A SaniDry XP was also installed to help keep any extra moisture out of the air. Now water is properly discharged from the home, and air is dry.

Injection Technology Lifts and Levels Sinking Sidewalk in Monticello, IA

Injection Technology Lifts and Levels Sinking Sidewalk in Monticello, IA

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Injection Technology Lifts and Levels Sinking Sidewalk in Monticello, IA Injection Technology Lifts and Levels Sinking Sidewalk in Monticello, IA

Jason has been having issues with water pooling on his sidewalk due to sinking areas of the concrete. He was unsure how it would be fixed because it was a special and unique pour that had been designed just for his home. He contacted many concrete lifting companies for suggestions on how to fix the issue. Each company had a solution, but all had a downfall of large, discolored solutions that would distract the eye to the injected area. When Cole from MidAmerica Basement Systems arrived to offer him PolyLevel, Jason was still hesitant. Cole continued to discuss the PolyLevel solution with small 5/8th injection sites that are covered to match the rest of the concrete so the end result does not distract the eye. PolyLevel will also lift, level, and stabilize the sunken slab to prevent water from pooling in the area. The once 5-inch sunken concrete, no longer pools with water and is back to level.

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I hired MidAmerica Basement Systems because of their years of experience and their professionalism.
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The appointment presentation was very helpful and full of information. It helped in my decision making.
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I am very satisfied with the work done by MidAmerica Basement Systems.
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Basement Waterproofing & Crawl Space Repair in Monticello, Iowa

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 Monticello 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 Monticello, IA

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 Monticello 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 Monticello

Foundation problems such as bowing foundation walls destroy your Monticello 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 Monticello

The sunken, cracked concrete around your Monticello 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 Monticello

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

Job Stories From Monticello, IA
Stopping Water Vapor From Spreading in Monticello, IA

A homeowner in Monticello, IA was having water getting into their crawlspace. This was causing a musty smelling odor that would then leak up into their home. They were tired of dealing with the smell and were more than ready to have it fixed. They contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems and Design Specialist, Justin was able to come out to take a look at their crawlspace. Justin recommended to keep the water and smell out of the crawlspace and home that total encapsulation with CleanSpace would fix the issue!

CleanSpace is a bright, clean, durable water vapor barrier for crawlspace or basement walls. It is a fast and economical wall to stop water from spreading continuously through the walls and will drain wall leaks. It is a permanent installation that is installed with drilled-in fasteners. It does have a washable surface, so if any marks happen to find their way onto the linear it can be washed off. If you have bumpy or stone walls the linear still can be installed because it can easily conform to the surface.

Now the homeowner has no worries in mind about their crawlspace knowing that CleanSpace is there to protect it from any water that tries to cross its path! If you too are looking to have your home waterproofed, do not hesitate to reach out to MidAmerica Basement Systems. We would be more than happy to send a Design Specialist out to come to take a look and give you a free, no-obligation estimate. Contact us today!

Lifting Sinking Sidewalk in Monticello, IA

Jason was noticing large sinking area in the sidewalk to the entrance of his home, and was concerned on how he would have it fixed. The whole area was a solid poured slab that was uniquely poured for his home, and reconstructing the area with a whole new re-pour would cost thousands of dollars. Jason talked with design specialist, Cole from MidAmerica Basement Systems, and was proposed a solution that would not ruin or cost him an arm and a leg. PolyLevel uses polymers to inject under the concrete to fill the voids. Once the voids are filled, the PolyLevel expands to lift and level the sunken concrete, without damaging the rest of the concrete slab. The once sinking sidewalk to Jason’s home, is now level and stable like the first time it was poured.

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WaterGuard and CleanSpace help Waterproof Basement in Monticello, IA

Homeowner Verna was having a small issue of water entering her basement. She had a sump pump, but no way for the water to reach it. She made a call to MidAmerica Basement Systems for help. The Experts installed CleanSpace along the leaking wall to help direct the water in the right direction. WaterGuard was then installed as a path to the sump pump. WaterGuard also helps direct water that may come in from the floor foundation of the home. Now any water can be properly discharged from Verna’s home.

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Work Requests From Monticello, IA
Vicinity of E Oak Street in Monticello
Seeping through floor cracks and a few corners. This is a basement in my business but was previously a single family dwelling.
Vicinity of S Chestnut Street in Monticello
I am interested in crawl space repair at this address.
Vicinity of E Grand St in Monticello
When it rains I get water in my basement. Also might need some foundation repair.
Vicinity of E Washington St in Monticello
Just bought this house a month ago. It was completely remodeled and re done. I noticed he put some cement in basement to help reinforce the stone faundation. I noticed now there is a crack in the cement. The door to the basement now rubs on the kitchen floor. I'm worried about the stone foundation. If you look at the back of the house it looks like the house is bowing inwards. Looking to see what needs done to make it safe.
Vicinity of West Washington Street in Monticello
Crack running top to bottom of foundation basement wall needs to be repaired.
Vicinity of in Monticello
Have a concrete pad that needs lifted by front porch
Vicinity of in Monticello
Wanting to know if you have interest in two projects for helical piers. These locations are Fairfield, IA and Dubuque, IA.
Vicinity of Southhaven Dr. in Monticello
During wet times there is significant water seepage where the wall and basement floor join, particularly on the South and West sides.
Vicinity of Stone Bride Road in Monticello
Ran a radon test and came out high. Would like more information.
Vicinity of Southhaven Dr. in Monticello
We have a leak along 2 of our foundation walls through a crack running the entire length of the wall, and we may want to add egress windows at this time as well.
Vicinity of in Monticello
Water comes in between walls and floor also through some of the cement blocks that make up the foundation. We have a sump but it is probably not big enough. No backup sump so last week when we lost power, basement backed up. One drain doesn't drain well when lots of water is flowing in ditch near road. Assuming a broken tile. We sit at the bottom of a good slope and the front yard is below road level. We are currently getting estimates from contractors and educating ourselves. Thanks!
Vicinity of South Walnut St in Monticello
I live in a duplex that I own and need the following. (1) hole cut in basement concret 2. Run French drain approx 35' feet to direct water from home. 3. New Sump pump can you help? If not who do you recommend?
Vicinity of in Monticello
Water seems to be coming up through the cracks where the foundation and the floor meet.

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