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Street Creep Repair
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WallDefense Wall Brackets & Straps
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Pool Deck Repair
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Energy Efficient Dehumidifier
Radiant Barrier & Crawlspace Insulation
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The owner of this dirt crawl space really wanted to revamp the space. They wanted it to be cleaner, healthier and more manageable. After the homeowner was quoted and with the game plan laid out, the MidAmerica team climbed right into the project.
The team fitted the space with a CleanSpace liner. The CleanSpace liner is a one of a kind material that is flexible and yet durable to resist tears and punctures. It acts as a vapor barrier, waterproofing, mold fighting encapsulation system.
The space before was dark, damp, and welcomed pesky house guests. Now the space is clean, bright, waterproofed and the owner is breathing healthy and feeling happy!
Dennis and Shonda have lived in their home for over 15 years. When they were having water in their crawlspace they called MidAmerica Basement Systems. Having water in your crawlspace can lead to mold and structural damage. CleanSpace in a crawlspace can help drain the water and help with the humidity.
Homeowner was experiencing water intrusion where the foundation walls meet the floor and through cracks in the floor. She called the professionals at MidAmerica Basement Systems. The team sent an expert out to inspect the home and provide a free estimate within the same day. Excited about having these problems fixed, the team began the project.
To address water coming in from the perimeter, the team installed WaterGuard. WaterGuard is designed to drain wall leaks and rising ground water from the perimeter into the new SuperSump, which comes with special features that make it stand out among other sump pump systems such as a perforated and durable liner that allows ground water to drain into the unit, an airtight lid that allows water to drain into the unit but prevents water vapor to rise, and a WaterWatch alarm that will alert Amy if there are any problems.
The team constructed a discharge line that allowed water to be pumped to the LawnScape away from the home. To further protect Amy's basement during the cold winter months, the team installed IceGuard which is designed to eject water away from the foundation walls if a pipe freezes, preventing flooding.
MidAmerica has provided a better equipped basement for the rainy and cold season!
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Don't let your basement turn into an unsightly, water-ridden space.
With a population of around 115,000, Peoria is the largest city along the Illinois River. Because of its humid continental climate, Peoria experiences snowy winters, heavy rain in the spring, and humidity and more rain in the summer. These weather conditions create plenty of opportunities for water to infiltrate your property's soil and cause basement or crawl space water problems.
In business since 1990, MidAmerica Basement Systems is an experienced basement waterproofing and foundation repair company serving homeowners in and around Peoria. On top of providing exceptional services to restore wet basements and crawl spaces, one of our goals is to educate homeowners about their basements. Knowing the potential causes and signs of leaks or floods can help prevent future problems and let you know when it's time to call in a professional.
As a homeowner, you might think that a little water in your basement is nothing compared to all of the other things you have to worry about. But waterproofing your basement properly is necessary to protect your home from mold growth and rot and to give you dry, usable, valuable space in your basement. MidAmerica Basement Systems can install a warrantied, patented interior drainage system attached to a high-volume sump pump. Any water that enters your basement or crawl space is pumped safely away from the home.
Let us worry about basement or crawl space water problems so you don't have to. If you've noticed any signs of a wet basement, schedule a free estimate with MidAmerica Basement Systems today!
Large floor cracks can be characteristic of foundation or concrete slab settlement.
If you're planning to sell your Peoria home anytime in the future, ensuring the stability of your foundation is key – foundation issues will severely drive down the value of your home, and no potential buyer wants to inherit these problems. MidAmerica Basement Systems's foundation repair solutions will improve the safety and appearance of your home's foundation by anchoring it to stable soil and removing unsightly cracks!
There are many types and causes of foundation issues, and only a professional will be able to advise you about yours. For foundations that are suffering from settlement we provide solutions to resolve sagging floors, bowing walls, large cracks, and sticking windows and doors. We can fix these or any other problems with permanent solutions including foundation piers, wall braces and support jacks. These foundation products come with a written warranty.
We can also assist with concrete lifting and leveling needs using the patented PolyLevel technique. PolyLevel is a foam that expands after it is injected through small holes into the ground beneath your concrete slab. After just 15 minutes, the concrete that makes up your driveway or sidewalk will be restored to its original, level position and will be safe to use!
Radon gas is not as obvious of a problem as a wet basement or settling foundation, but it can be just as hazardous – or even more so. As the leading cause of lung cancer amongst non-smokers, radon is the cause of thousands of deaths in the US every year. MidAmerica Basement Systems can keep your family safe with a radon mitigation system that will remove radon from your home and keep it from re-entering. For all of your home's basement waterproofing, foundation repair, and radon needs, schedule a free estimate with MidAmerica Basement Systems in Peoria today!
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.
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Homeowner Ruby has lived in her home for many years. She recently reached out to MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn more about how to waterproof her crawlspace. She recently experienced damage to some of her personal items that she was storing in the crawlspace that was under her home. She was interested in having the space encapsulated. Encapsulation includes sealing the earth of the home out with a technology called CleanSpace. CleanSpace is similar to a very thick pool liner that will keep the moisture and humidity of the earth out of the home.
Homeowners Jason and Katie have lived in their home for many years however they are now considering selling their home. To sell the home they wanted to make sure that the home was at its best. They were concerned about a few things in the home so they had the foundation checked to make sure that home was not at risk. The walls had started to bulge and they were worried that it could lead to more damage if they did not address it as soon as possible. After a full inspection of the home, the design specialist informed then that they had a fix for the bowing wall. They had CarbonArmors installed to make sure that the walls do not move anymore.
Homeowner Gregory recently had the crawlspace in his home encapsulated. However, after moving things to the crawlspace for storage purposes, he noticed that there was a small tear in the CleanSpace lining. (CleanSpace is a protective barrier that creates a watertight seal to keep the water out of the home). To make sure that the clean space was working properly, it was resealed and reattached to the walls of the home.
In the last year that he has lived in his home, Gregory has been very worried about the crawlspace under his home. The crawlspace was taking on water and he was concerned about mold and asbestos. The water was coming in through the back of the home and soaking into the earth around his home. He wanted the crawlspace to be dry and free of mold. Crawlspace encapsulation is a way to keep the moisture out. First, a drainage matt is added to the ground and then the whole crawlspace is sealed.
Homeowner Erika has lived in her home for the last years. Recently she has been concerned about her crawlspace and the potential problems she could be having. She contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn more about waterproofing and crawlspace encapsulation. Design Specialist Troy Hamilton did a full inspection of her home inside and out and designed a custom solution for her and her home. Erika was very impressed with Troy's positive attitude and very detailed presentation she knew that we were the right company for her. Erika had crawlspace encapsulated with CleanSpace technology. CleanSpace is similar to a thick pool liner and acts as a barrier to keep moister out. It also can aid in keeping bugs and rodents out of your home. By having your crawlspace encapsulated you can also be guaranteed that the growth of mold and mildew will stop with the addition of aSaniDry Sedona Dehumidifier.
Pam and Rodger have lived in their home for the last 20 years. Their home has been experiencing water issues recently and they decided to seek professional advice for about waterproofing. The water was leaking in from the walls and the floors. They had a full perimeter waterproofing system installed in their home. The full perimeter waterproofing system is a WaterGuard system the WaterGuard is placed around the exterior walls of the home and works like a channeling system. The runoff water from the walls drains into the WaterGuyard and then moves to the sump pump where it is pumped out of the home. The TripleSafe sump pump is a three pump system that comes with a battery back up and water watch alarm.
Homeowners Pam and Rodger have lived in their home for many years. Over the past year, they have experienced water in their basement. The water was coming through the walls and the floors. They were concerned that this could potentially lead to water damage and also mold. They had a full perimeter waterproofing system installed in their home, The waterproofing system was a WaterGuard channeling system that is placed around the exterior walls of the home. The WaterGuard is a tube that channels water into the sump pump that will them pump it out of the home.
Stacy has lived in her home for many years. She was interested in having her home waterproofed after experiencing water issues. After seeking professional advice from MidAmerica Basement Systems she knew that it was time to have her home fixed. She had a full perimeter waterproofing system installed in her home. The waterproofing is a WaterGuard system that runs along the exterior walls of the home. The WaterGuard System is similar to a channel system. The water runs through the channel to the sump pump that then pumps the water out of the home.
Homeowner Gregory has lived in his 1960's home for the last 14 years. A couple of years ago they decided that they wanted to go forth in having some work done in not only waterproofing their basement but also remodeling their basement to have a livable space. The walls that they had installed are made of all inorganic materials so they will not mold or mildew. Having these installed is the prework for having a finished basement. They can also keep your home warmer in the winter and colder in the summer.
Homeowner George has lived in his home for many years over time he noticed that the walls in his basement were bowing. He contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems to learn more about the options for fixing his home. After speaking with a design specialist he knew that the best option for him and his home was carbon armor. CarbonArmors are used to stop the bowing of your walls and returning quality to your home.
Homeowner George has lived in his home for many years after noticing water in his basement he thought it was time to seek professional advice on his situation. When he contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems he was looking for the best option for the quality of his home. After meeting with a Design Specialist and receiving a custom-designed system for his home he felt there was no one better to handle this issue. The full perimeter WaterGuard waterproofing system and the triple-safe sump pump were a great addition to his home to keep it free of water.
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.
Homeowner Brandon recently purchased a home that needed a waterproofing system. He wanted to make sure that his new home was safe from water damage and also was no longer at risk for mold. Bradon had a full perimeter WaterGuardsystem installed along with a new TripleSafe sump pump. The WaterGuard system is placed around the perimeter of the home and help channel water out safely. the TripleSafce sump pump is a three pump system,k that comes with a battery back up to help the system o keep running in case of power loss.
Homeowner Jordan just recently purchased his home in the last month. With the heavy rain in the last month, he has noticed pooling water in his crawlspace. He was concerned that this water could lead to foundation issues and even mold. His goal was to use this space as storage so he wanted to make sure that it was clean and dry to protect his belongings. To encapsulate his crawlspace the team at MidAmerica Basement Sytems used CleanSpace technology to make sure that the crawlspace had a protective layer. The CleanSpace is similar to very a thick pool liner, this can help with keeping your crawlspace dry and also free of rodents and insects.
Homeowner Sandy has lived in her home for the last 12 years however in the last two years she has been more concerned about the water in her basement. Shee was worried about the water leading to mold and she wanted to make sure that her home was protected. After meeting with a design specialist she knew that a full perimeter waterproofing system was needed in her home. A full perimeter WaterGuard System is used to channel the water out of the home. The new TripleSafe Sump Pump is a three-pump system that comes with a battery back up and a Waterwatch alarm. The battery back issue to keep the system running in case of power loss and the WaterWatch alarm to alert you in case that water in the pump gets too high.
Homeowner Judy has lived in her 1960's home for the last 14 year. Over the years she has noticed that the walls in her garage. She noticed that the cracking and bowing and she knew that it was very dangerous. She contacted MidAmerica Basement System because she was looking to learn more about the problem she was having and she wanted to learn as much as she could about why it was happening to her home. After a full inspection of the inside and the outside of her home, she decided it was a good time for her to start the project. She was having bad settlement issues that were causing other problems around her home including a sinking sidewalk and a collapsing retaining wall.
Kyle and Kelly have lived in their homme for almost a year. For the last few months they have worried about the water issues in their basement. They have goals to have their basement finished to have a livable space that they can use. To have a waterproofed basement they needed to have a full perimeter WaterGuard system. The WaterGuard system make sure that the water drains out properly and keeps the rest of your basement dry.
Homeowners Dennis and Shonda have lived I their home or the last 18 years. For several years they have experienced water coming into their basement from the walls of their foundation. They have talked about fixing this problem for several years when they contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems they were eager to have their basement looked at. Design Specialist Troy Hamilton proudly educated them on why their home was having water issues and gave them the best options for the quality of their home. Dennis and Shonda have both a basement and a crawlspace in their home. It was important to them to have both of these spaces waterproofed. In their basement they already have a sump pump but in their crawl space they needed the space to be clean and dry. CleanSpace and drainage matting will help them keep this space dry and free of mold and mildew.
Homeowner Pat has had a WaterGuard system and a TripleSafe Sump Pump. The WaterGuard System is an underground piping system that channels the water run off from your basement to your sump pump. The TripleSafe Sump Pump is a three-pump system that comes with a battery back up to keep your system running in the even that you lose power along with a WaterWatch Alarm will sound when the water in the sump pump get to a level that is putting your sump pump at risk of overflowing.
William contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems when he was worried about the sagging floors in his home. The sagging floors can lead to dangerous foundation issues. After meeting with a Design Specialist, he was educated on why PowerBraces were the right choice for his homes. PowerBraces can help return your foundation to its previous integrity. Foundation problems can be very dangerous and it is important to have these issues looked at as soon as you see them.
William contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems after he had concerns when the floors in his home started to sag and he feared for the structural integrity of his home. Design Specialist Dan Garner suggest SmartJack Technology. SmartJack is a system installed into crawl spaces to help with sagging beams or floors joists. SmartJack System from Supportworks will level and stabilize existing beams and floors. The heavy-duty, threaded rods allow for adjustment and a custom fit for each SmartJack System that is installed. The system is made from high strength steel components and provides the best opportunity to lift and level the above floors. When the Smart Jack system is being installed the steel, column is assembled to the beam or floor joists. Then the SmartJack is tightened into place stabilizing the beams and potentially lifting the above floors and walls back into place. The system can also be installed with CleanSpace liner for a cleaner, dryer crawlspace.
Gregory just recently moved into his new home and started noticing water coming into the basement during rain fall and wanted it fixed ASAP. He looked around for a reliable company & was referred to MidAmerica Basement Systems. Our design specialist, Dan Garner recommended our TripleSafe Sump Pump System. With our TripleSafe, Gregory has triple the protection in one sump liner; one which is DC powered that runs off the battery backup when the power goes out.
Katie & Matt have been at their home for 3yrs and ever since they have been having water seeping into their basement through the wall & floor joints. They plan to live at their home for the long term and want to finish their basement so fixing their leaky basement is priority. Our design specialist, Troy Hamilton had the privilege to assess the home and provide solutions for Katie & Matt. As a solution to help keep the water out the basement, Troy recommended WaterGuard. An effective waterproofing system, it captures groundwater before it leaks onto your basement floor. It does this by directing ground water to the sump pump where it can be pumped out the basement. Katie & Matt can now finish their basement with peace of mind.
Mary was having issues with her sump pump’s discharge line freezing, putting her pump and basement at risk. Dillion, foreman, had suggested installing IceGuard to the discharge line. IceGuard prevents water from freezing and collecting in the pipes, and ensuring proper discharge. A LawnScape was also added to the end of the discharge line to help with the pipe pitch. Adding LawnScape eliminates the unnecessary need to make a descending slope with the line into the ground. Installing IceGuard and a LawnScape help keep your sump system running properly for years to come.
Homeowner recently got his home tested for radon and it came back positive. Radon is a cancer-causing radioactive gas. You cannot see, smell or taste radon, but it may be a problem in your home. The Surgeon General has warned that radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States today. If you smoke and your home has high radon levels, you’re at high risk for developing lung cancer. Testing is the only way to know your home’s radon levels. There are no immediate symptoms that will alert you to the presence of radon. It typically takes years of exposure before any problems surface. Call us today to get your free radon testing kit.
Over the years Dennis’ driveway had begun to sink, causing the concrete to buckle and crack under the weight. It had caused very many eye sores and he was unsure if there was any way to fix the issue without re-pouring an entire new driveway. He communicated with Cole from MidAmerica Basement Systems to find the perfect solution to the sunken, cracked driveway. PolyLevel was offered to lift and stabilize the sunken slabs, and have a NexusPro Joint Sealant applied to all the cracks. Once PolyLevel fills the voids and lifts the sunken concrete, the driveway once again becomes level. Appling the NexusPro Joint Sealant is then applied to the cracks, offering a permanent seal from water, increasing the longevity of the lifted areas and helping prevent future sinking of untreated areas.
Kirk’s basement foundation is constructed of concrete blocks, and being built on a hill, was causing large foundation failure. The blocks had begun to shift, leaving large gaps and an unsafe foundation for the home. MidAmerica Basement Systems specialist, Mac, suggested installing a PowerBrace system to stop the blocks from shifting, and permanently stabilize his home. Using the wooden floor joist system, PowerBraces are strategically places along the joist system to properly and effectively support the failing foundation and distribute the weight of the home evenly. Cross support beams were placed along the PowerBrace system to address the blocks that had shifted inward, offering more stability for the home.
During Max’s annual service visit for his wall anchor system, service tech Nate had mentioned that there was water leakage in his basement. Nate offered the installation of a waterproofing system to properly address the water issue. Max had also asked about the installation of a Radon Mitigation system, he had his home tested with high reaching levels and knew MidAmerica Basement Systems also offered mitigation systems. During the installation of the waterproof system, CleanSpace, WaterGuard and a SuperSump were installed to direct, collect, and discharge any water that would enter. The sump pit was then sealed off and a Radon Mitigation system was connected to it. Radon is now pulled from under the home, through the sump pit, and distributed outside of the home. Max not only has a stable home, but now Radon levels under control, and a waterproofed basement.
Lynne was having problems with sagging floors. Her dirt floor crawlspace was casing moisture to weaken the floor joists, which was the reasoning for sagging floors. Dan, design specialist from MidAmerica Basement Systems proposed a crawlspace encapsulation with CleanSpace to create a barrier between the dirt ground and floor joists. CleanSpace is a thick liner that creates a moisture barrier between the dirt ground and crawlspace. Eliminating moisture helps prevent weakening floor joists, rotting and even mold growth.
Returning customer, Max S. of Peoria, had new issues come about in his home. He was pleased with his previous work from MidAmerica Basement System so called for more help with his home. Water and Radon were leaking into his basement and needed to be fixed properly, and soon.
The Crew got right to work in installing the Radon Mitigation and waterproofing systems. The waterproofing system was installed, using WaterGuard piping and CleanSpace liner to direct the water to the TripleSafe Sump pump. Then, the Radon Mitigation system was connected to the sump pump pit, which created a sealed, suction channel that forces Radon through the system to properly discharge from the home, without seepage. Max is again, a very pleased customer.
Ian, a Peoria, IL resident, contacted MidAmerica Basement Systems with concerns about his damp, smelly, cold crawlspace. He wanted to get the space encapsulated and insulated. Ian met with system design specialist Dan Garner. Dan conducted a thorough investigation of the inside and outside of the space before designing a custom solution for Ian and his home's needs. The solution included CleanSpace Drainage Matting, SilverGlo Insluation, and CleanSpace, among other products. Foreman Kyle McCarty and his team installed the solution, and Ian is very happy with his bright and dry crawlspace.
Carol of Peoria called MidAmerica Basement Systems concerned because a wall in her basement was sinking, the steps were pulling away from the house, and some of the doors wouldn't shut. Carol met with design specialist Dan Garner who evaluated the problem, and designed Carol a custom solution for her foundation issues. Dan recommended installing Push Piers to lift and stabilize the sinking home, and PowerBraces, to stabilize the bow in the wall. Now, Carol's home is safe again.
George H. of Peoria, IL called MidAmerica Basement Systems beacuse the wall in his basement was leaning in. He needed it to be stabilized, and straightened to secure the foundation of the home. His design specialist recommended the wall straightening procedure and CarbonArmor.
Unfortunately, due to the severity of the lean, the CarbonArmors alone did not hold the system. So, foreman Pete Hensler and his team reterned to the home and installed five PowerBraces alongside the CarbonArmor. The foundation is finally stable, offering the homeowner peace of mind. The system is holding up great, and it looks good too!
Peoria, IL homeowners, Dog and Kelly, had their bowing walls corrected and their basement waterproofed at the beginning of 2016. When they had their proactive service appointment with service technician Nathaniel Hauser in August of 2016, he pointed out a few things that could be come concerns later on if they weren't addressed. Nathaniel recommended the homeowners have CleanSpace installed as a vapor barrier, and to keep their basement dry.
CleanSpace guards against vapors, like toxic radon gas. It also protects the interior of spaces from water damage. The homeowners saw the benefit of adding CleanSpace to their home, and decided to get the work done. In less than a day, Foreman Justin Reger and his team installed CleanSpace in the basement, giving the space a bright look while adding functionality.
One good way to potentially add value to a home is to add an extra bedroom, or create the potential for one. In order to have a basement bedroom, it is necessary for there to be a minimum of two fire exits. One is the bedroom door, the second could be an egress window.
Bob B. of Peoria decided he wanted to add extra lighting and value to his basement. He called the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems for a free estimate from a certified design specialist.
Now, Bob B. has a top of the line StakWEL Egress System with the StakWEL energy-saving sunhouse that adds great light and potential for a basement bedroom. Needless to say, he is very happy.
Karen B.'s basement was afflicted by bowing walls and an unsteady foundation. The experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems were prepared to assess the situation. MidAmerica Basement Systems sent design specialist Dan Garner to help with the job.
Soon, foreman Dillon Heard and his team were installing both PowerBrace and Carbon Armor to stablize the bowing walls. PowerBrace, while primarily used to stablize, can also help correct a wall. With the walls standing sturdy, Karen B. feels safe in her stable home.
George R. of Peoria needed help with his bowing basement walls. After finding MidAmerica Basement Systems online, he decided to schedule an appointment.
Foreman Peter Hensler lead his team in installing a PowerBrace System. The PowerBrace System immediately got to work on stabilizing, and in most cases, the PowerBrace will even work to correct the bowing wall. Needless to say, George R. is pleased to come home to a safe foundation every night.
The homeowner of this Peoria home was worried about the condition of their basement walls so the MidAmerica Basement Systems team was contacted. The team permanently stabilized the foundation wall by installing a PowerBrace I-Beam system and now the homeowner doesn’t need to worry about their walls anymore!
From Peoria, Kevin C. was discouraged after having his crawl encapsulated by another company but Kevin soon learned that the system was inadequate so he contacted the team at MidAmerica Basement Systems. The team sealed the crawl space by installing CleanSpace. To keep the space dry, SaniDry CX and SmartDrain were also installed. Now Kevin has a crawl space that is adequately able to keep water, humidity and vapor out of the crawl space.
This dingy basement belongs to a homeowner in Peoria and they were not happy with the condition of the basement and so called the MidAmerica Basement Systems to remedy their basement issues. The team installed CleanSpace liners with an antimicrobial additive to the walls to block water vapor and drain wall leaks to the WaterGuard. WaterGuard is a patented perimeter drainage system that sits on top of the foundation footing to prevent clogging. The team installed SuperSump with a cast iron zoeller pump, CleanPump stand, WaterWatch alarm system and more to help keep this basement dry. The homeowner is far happier with their basement!
The homeowner of this basement in Peoria wanted to waterproof their basement after noticing repeated water intrusion and general dampness. The reached out the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems to waterproof their basement. The team installed CleanSpace liner on the walls to drain wall leaks to a perimeter drainage system, block water vapor and the white color really brightens the space. CkeanSpace liner also has an antimicrobial additive that will resist mold growth on the liners. The team then installed WaterGuard, as the basements perimeter drainage system. The team secured CleanSpace liner to WaterGuard to ensure wall leaks drain effortlessly into the WaterGuard to be drained into the sump pump. The team installed a new sump pump into the basement, SuperSump. SuperSump comes with features that surpass the abilities of the old sump pump as it comes with an air tight lid, air tight drain, cast iron zoeller pump, CleanPump stand and WaterWatch alarm system. Now this homeowner has a dryer and brighter basement!
Amy K. is the homeowner of this basement in Peoria. She was experiencing water intrusion where the foundation walls meet the floor and through cracks in the floor. She called the professionals at MidAmerica Basement Systems. The team sent an expert out to inspect the home and provide a free estimate within the same day. Excited abut having these problems fixed, the team began the project.
To address water coming in from the perimeter, the team installed WaterGuard. WaterGuard is special compared to other perimeter drainage system as it sits on top of the foundation footing which prevents clogging. WaterGuard is designed to drain wall leaks and rising ground water from the perimeter into the local sump pump. A SuperSump was installed as the basements new sump pump system which was a major step up from the old system. SuperSump has various features that make it stand out among other sump pump systems such as an airtight lid that allows water to drain into the unit but does not allow water vapor to rise, a perforated and durable liner that allows ground water to drain into the unit, a CleanPump stand that elevates the unit above debris, a WaterWatch alarm that will alert Amy if there are any problems and more.
The team constructed a discharge line that allowed water to be pumped out of the space and carries it to the LawnScape away from the home. To further protect Amy's basement during the harsh winter months, the team installed IceGuard which is designed to eject water away from the foundation walls if a pipe freezes, preventing flooding.
Amy has a better equipped basement for rainy weather and the cold season!
Rachel P. is the owner of this East Peoria basement. She was concerned about the condition of her foundation walls and so had several companies come out to assess the situation and after much consideration decided to go with the experts at MidAmerica Basement Systems. Justin Bailey was the lead foreman and headed the charge to install the patented wall system, PowerBrace. The PowerBrace has a system that allows for tightening which means that it can actually improve the condition of the wall over time. Zinc coating makes the PowerBrace resistant to corrosion, making it long lasting.
MidAmerica is honored to have been chosen to resolve Rachel's structural problems!
Richard was dealing with a little bit of everything in his basement from water, bowing walls, but his main concern was the radon levels. He remembered seeing MidAmerica Basement Systems at the Peoria Home Show and decided to give them a call for a free estimate.
Shortly after calling them, an appointment was set up for Mark Kurtz to come out and diagnose the issues in the basement. Mark decided the best solution for Richard’s high radon levels was to install a new radon mitigation system. The radon mitigation system will calculate the radon levels in the home and take the radon out and away from the home.
Richard is extremely happy with the work and professionalism of MidAmerica Basement Systems. He no longer has to worry about the radon levels in his home.
Michael and Shirley were having a water problem on one side of their home and wanted to see if it could be fixed. They also wanted to replace their existing windows with some type of window well. They were referred to MidAmerica Basement Systems to get a free estimate on their basement.
After a short phone call, an appointment was set up with Mark Kurtz to come evaluate the basement. Mark decided the best solution for their specific problem was to install a SuperSump pumping system and WaterGuard around the wall with the water issue. The SuperSump pumping system will pump any water up and away from the home. The WaterGuard will direct the water to the SuperSump to be pumped out. Mark also showed them the SunHouse window well, which will allow more sunlight in the basement but also keep the water out. They loved the idea of the SunHouse.
Michael and Shirley are very happy with the work done by MidAmerica Basement Systems. They now have a bright and dry living space downstairs.
Payne and Teresa were having structural issues in their home, which they were trying to sell. They saw MidAmerica Basement Systems at the Peoria Home Show and decided to give them a call.
After a quick phone call, an appointment was set up for Mark Kurtz to come and diagnose the issues. Mark decided the best solution for the basement was to have Power Braces and CleanSpace installed. The Power Braces are mounted up against the wall to prevent it from caving in and also push the wall back over time to get back to its upright position. The CleanSpace walling system is put against the wall to give it a cleaner, less “basementy” fell.
Payne and Teresa are very happy to have the foundation of their home repaired. They can now sell their house with an increased value because of the work MidAmerica Basement Systems did.
Sue B. purchased an older home and noticed water coming in the basement. She wanted an interior solution rather than having her yard torn apart. She did some research on the internet and found MidAmerica Basement Systems was the best fit for her.
The call center listened to Sue’s problem and sent out Mark Kurtz, a trained design specialist, to further inspect the issue. Mark proposed a custom solution to fix the issue which included a TripleSafe pumping system and a full perimeter of WaterGuard. The full perimeter of WaterGuard will filter the water to the TripleSafe pumping system, where it will be pumped out of the home a safe distance away.
Sue B. was extremely happy she was able to fix her water problem without having to dig up the outside of her home. Her basement is now dry and will be for many years, she now has no worries about the basement being wet after it rains.
Barbara M. has had a water problem in her basement for a while and she was tired of dealing with it. She was referred by an employee to get a free estimate from MidAmerica Basement Systems.
Dan Garner, a system design specialist, at MidAmerica Basement Systems was sent to diagnose the water problem in the basement. Dan decided the best solution for the water problem was to have a TripleSafe and SuperSump pumping systems installed, along with a WaterGuard system around the perimeter of the basement. The WaterGuard is a drainage channel that will lead the water to either the TripleSafe or SuperSump pumping systems, where it will be pumped out away from the home. A SaniDry dehumidifier was also installed in the basement.
Barbara M. now has a dry basement and could not be happier. She no longer has the worry of going to sleep or leaving her home and wondering if the basement will be dry.