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After living in their house for almost 20 years, homeowners in Lewis Center, OH, recently began to notice water leaking through a crack in one of the poured foundation walls.
They wanted to address this issue to prevent further water intrusion and damage.
They contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing our company at a local home show.
One of our expert crews first repaired the vertical cracks, then sealed them with sturdy Carbon Fiber supports that will also stabilize the walls. These wall supports can be concealed by paint or drywall.
The homeowners are happy these installations will now help keep their basement dry.
It is common for poured concrete foundation walls to crack and allow water to enter the basement. But these issues should not be ignored.
A homeowner in Powell, OH, contacted Ohio Basement Authority because of water and wall cracks in the basement of his rental property.
One of our expert crews first repaired the vertical cracks, then sealed them with sturdy Carbon Fiber supports that will also stabilize the walls. These wall supports can be concealed by paint or drywall.
The owner is happy these installations were completed so the home will always be safe and dry for his tenants.
Homeowners in Lewis Center, OH, have lived in their house since it was built 28 years ago. During that time, they have noticed cracks in the foundation walls getting worse. These are common signs of wall failure, but can be dangerous and costly to repair in the long run.
They wanted to correct this structural issue once and for all, so the owners contacted Ohio Basement Authority after researching the company through the Better Business Bureau.
To address the cracking and bowing walls, we installed one of our many reliable foundation repair products. A total of 20 Carbon Fiber wall supports were installed on the problematic walls to permanently stabilize them and prevent further cracking and inward bowing.
The owners are happy they now have a structurally stable home because of this permanent solution.
Homeowners in Galena, OH, have lived in their house since it was built 32 years ago. Even though metal support beams were placed against the walls more than 20 years ago, the walls were cracking and appeared to be tilting inward in some areas. The owners noticed these issues had been worsening during the past few years, and they didn’t want serious damage to result.
After seeing Ohio Basement Authority’s TV ads, the owners were motivated to contact us for further guidance. The met with one of our inspectors who completed a thorough assessment of the foundation walls. Our inspector then presented the owners with one type of our many reliable foundation repair solutions.
After removing the failing support beams, one of our crews placed several Carbon Fiber supports on the walls throughout the basement. These heavy-duty supports firmly adhere to the walls to permanently stabilize them and hold them in their current positions. They also protect the walls from any further cracking or inward bowing. The dark appearance of these supports may not be aesthetically pleasing, but their low profile allows them to easily be concealed with basement finishing materials.
The owners now have peace of mind knowing this trustworthy solution has helped them ensure the safety and structural stability of their living environment.
While they have lived in their house since it was built 40 years ago, homeowners in Sunbury, OH, just recently noticed a couple concerning issues in their basement. One of their foundation walls was starting to crack and bow inward, and they were not sure their existing sump pump was functioning properly.
Worried about foundation and sump pump failure, the homeowners wanted to find the perfect permanent solutions. They began to research repair options and companies, and then they contacted Ohio Basement Authority after seeing one of our TV ads.
We then installed two reliable solutions to address their foundation repair and basement waterproofing needs. Eleven Carbon Fiber supports were placed on the problematic foundation wall to permanently stabilize it and prevent any future cracking and bowing. The older sump pump system was replaced by the SafeDri Battery Backup System.
The homeowners were pleased these quality products were installed so their home will be safe, stable, healthy and dry for many more years to come.
Not long after she purchased and moved into her house, a homeowner in Delaware, OH, noticed a potential structural issue in her basement. One of the foundation walls was cracking. The owner plans to live in the house indefinitely, and she didn’t want the issue to worsen and affect the structural stability of the home.
After learning about Ohio Basement Authority online, the owner was eager to contact us for further assistance. She met with one of our inspectors who evaluated the condition of the problematic foundation wall. He measured the wall and noted it hat ½” deflection. While this wasn’t significant, the owner expressed interest in being proactive. Our inspector then recommended one type of our many reliable foundation repair solutions.
One of our crews then installed several Carbon Fiber supports. These heavy-duty supports firmly adhere to the wall to permanently stabilize it in its current position and protect it from any further cracking or inward bowing.
The homeowner now has peace of mind knowing her home will be protected by this trustworthy repair solution.
After living in his house for 22 years, a homeowner in Sunbury, OH, was beginning the process of selling his house. Before doing so, he knew various improvements had to be made. This included addressing structural issues in his basement. Two of the foundation walls were cracking and bowing inward, and these common signs of foundation wall failure were only worsening over time.
Hoping to find a permanent solution that would enhance the safety and resale value of his home, the owner began to research repair options and companies. He contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through online resources like Home Advisor, and we installed one type of our many reliable foundation repair products in his home.
Several Carbon Fiber supports were placed on the problematic foundation walls. These heavy-duty supports permanently reinforce the foundation walls where they were installed, as well as prevent any further cracking and inward bowing.
The homeowner now has peace of mind knowing this trustworthy solution has helped create a safe and stable home for the next owners.
A homeowner in Delaware, OH, has lived in her house for many years. It wasn’t until recently, however, that she noticed problems with the water line serving her home. She suspected a break somewhere in the line as water puddle in the yard and the pressure decreased.
She began to research repair options and eagerly contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through online resources like Home Advisor.
The owner met with one of our expert inspectors, and then one of our experienced crews repaired and replaced the damaged water supply line. The crew installed a newer, thicker and more reliable pipe. The line also was re-routed it from underneath the front porch to run parallel with the driveway for easier access.
The homeowner is now pleased to have an updated and repaired water line.
After living in her house for several years, a homeowner in Powell, OH, was becoming concerned with issues with the sewer line serving her house. She investigated the problem and contacted a reliable friend who works for Ohio Basement Authority.
The problem was with tree roots growing in and clogging her home’s sewer line. This resulted in a backup in her house and the immediate need for repair. She knew she could count on the experts at Ohio Basement Authority to remedy this problem.
One of our expert repair crews carefully excavated a section of the property to gain access to the existing sewer line. Then they replaced the older pipe with strong SDR 35 plastic sewer pipe.
The homeowner is happy she now has an updated and reliable sewer line.
After living in his house for two years, a homeowner began to notice areas of the floor above the basement and crawl space starting to sag. It is common for floor framing to fail as homes age, but this structural issue needs to be addressed before dangerous and costly safety hazards develop.
The owner contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through online resources like Angie’s List. We then installed new steel girder beams , which also were supported by the numerous IntelliJacks that were installed.
These high-capacity, adjustable jack piers are made of galvanized steel so they will always be durable and resistant to corrosion. They are designed to permanently stop settling and sagging floors, and can raise the floors back to level.
The owner is happy to have a safer and structurally stable home because of these permanent solutions.
A homeowner in Galena, OH, has live in his house for many years, but it wasn’t until recently that he noticed problems with one of his foundation walls. This problematic wall was cracking and bowing inward.
While these issues are common as homes age, they can become safety hazards that will be costly to repair the longer they are neglected. The homeowner wanted to address these problems before serious damage resulted. He contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning more about our company through online resources like Angie’s List.
We then installed a reliable foundation repair product by placing several steel I-Beams on the failing foundation wall. These sturdy beams permanently reinforce the wall and prevent further movement. The cracks on the wall also were repaired.
The owner now has peace of mind knowing his home will be structurally stable for many years to come.
Homeowners in Delaware, OH, have lived in their home for 15 years, but they recently noticed some of the blocks on one of the foundation walls were out of place. There was also some noticeable exterior cracking on this problematic foundation wall.
The owners wanted to address the problem right away to prevent further damage, so they contacted Ohio Basement Authority.
One of our expert crews installed several steel I-beams on the east foundation wall. These sturdy beams reinforce the wall and prevent further movement. The cracks were also repaired, and damp proofing was applied on the exterior wall to prevent moisture intrusion.
The homeowners are pleased to have a permanent solution that will stabilize their home for many years to come.
After living in their house for one year, homeowners in Sunbury, OH, noticed a problem with the home’s exterior drainage system. They wanted to have the issue addressed and fixed as soon as possible before any serious damage resulted, so they began to research potential repair options.
They contacted Ohio Basement Authority after learning about our company from a trusted friend who had her exterior drainage lines fixed by us. Eager to learn more about how we could help them, the homeowners then met with one of our inspectors. The inspector recommended updating the exterior drainage system on the property.
One of our crews then replaced the older lines with new, thicker pipe used for the downspout conductor lines. These lines were placed in the ground and directed far enough away from the house to drain water at the edge of the property.
The homeowners are now pleased to have an updated exterior drainage system to aid in keeping their home dry.
Homeowners in Galena, OH, have lived in their house since it was built five years ago. During that time, they noticed an issue in the basement was starting to get worse. Water appeared to be seeping into the basement in a few corners. Downspout conductor lines also happened to be outside these corners and could very well have been contributing to the leakage.
After learning about Ohio Basement Authority, the owners were eager to contact us for further guidance. They met with one of our inspectors who recommended updating the exterior drainage system to help prevent water from the gutter downspouts from leaking inside the house.
One of our crews then installed new downspout conductor lines on the property. These lines were buried underground and directed to drain water away from the home and out to the edge of the property.
The homeowners are happy to now have an updated exterior drainage system that will help keep water out of and away from their home.
Homeowners in Ostrander, OH, have lived in their house since it was built five years ago. Recently, they began to notice problems with their exterior drainage. They were concerned water could leak back into their home and cause problems they were trying to avoid.
As the owners began to research potential repairs, they came across Ohio Basement Authority’s website. They were then eager to contact us to learn more about how we could help them. They met with one of our inspectors who completed a thorough evaluation of the home and its drainage. Our inspector then recommended updating the exterior drainage system.
One of our crews then installed new downspout conductor lines on the property. These lines were placed in the ground and directed to drain water far away from the home’s foundation. An FreezeGuard was attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line to prevent flooding from frozen or blocked lines. A YardWell also was used to conceal the end of the buried discharge line in the yard.
The homeowners are happy to have an updated exterior drainage system that will help keep water out of their home.
Upon purchasing his house in Powell, OH, a homeowner wanted to ensure its structural stability before moving in.
A home inspector noted there were horizontal, vertical and stair-step cracks, which are common signs of settlement. Some daylight could also be seen through one of the cracks.
After the homeowner contacted Ohio Basement Authority to correct the issues, one of our expert crews installed several Carbon Fiber wall supports on the east wall and six wall anchors on the south wall. Both of these products stabilize the cracked and bowing foundation walls and prevent any further inward movement where they are installed.
The homeowner is now happy to have a house that will be structurally stable for many years to come.
A homeowner in Delaware, OH, recently noticed ground water seeping into his basement. He believed the water line serving his home shifted, and he wanted to address the problem as soon as possible.
He contacted Ohio Basement Authority, and one of our expert crews excavated and resealed around the water line, and replaced the valve inside the home.
The homeowner is happy to now have a repaired water line and a dry home.
Homeowners in Ashley, OH, have lived in their house since it was built 24 years ago. It wasn’t until recently, however, that they noticed problems with the water line serving their home. Not only was there an issue with the exterior line, the owners noticed water leaking through the interior hookup.
After seeing one of Ohio Basement Authority’s TV ads, they were motivated to contact us for a repair solution.
One of our expert repair crews that specializes in water lines repaired the damaged water supply line and installed a newer, thicker and more reliable pipe. The crew also replaced the interior pipes and connection, and sealed around the area where the water line exits the foundation wall.
The homeowners are now pleased to have an updated and repaired water line.
During the last few years, homeowners in Galena, OH, have been monitoring issues with water and moisture in their basement. They would like to finish the basement soon, so making sure it will always be dry is a top priority for them.
They contacted Ohio Basement Authority, and we installed some of our reliable basement waterproofing products. These included the sub-floor BasementGutter interior drainage system, which intercepts any seeping water and directs it to an updated sump pump. The SafeDri with battery back-up was installed to replace the older sump pump as a more reliable system that will always work to pump water out of the basement and away from the home. An FreezeGuard was then attached to the exterior sump pump discharge line.
The homeowners now have peace of mind knowing these permanent solutions will keep their basement dry for many more years to come.
I chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of the inspector’s good listening, a thorough evaluation of the property, multiple solutions and a relatively reasonable price.
Clark was great. He listened to my concerns, offered his solution and didn’t continue to discuss things that I didn’t feel I needed.
The crew was very courteous. Their clean-up wasn’t spotless, but considering what had to be done I thought it was very good. Jose and Chris spent a significant amount of time covering everything, with extra covering over our gym equipment. I made a special request for this, and Clark did a good job of communicating that to the crew.
The inspector I met with was good and very informative.
The crew was courteous, especially Jimmy. He went the extra mile to pick little things up throughout the day.
We were satisfied with the inspector’s presentation, and we chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of the cost and thoroughness in explaining the work that was recommended. The office staff also was willing to work with us to establish a schedule for performing the work.
Everyone with the crew was quite professional and courteous, and I was pleased with the final cleanup. I especially appreciated their recommendation to keep the dehumidifier turned off for about a week to allow for slow drying of the concrete covering on the drain system.
I saw Ohio Basement Authority on Facebook, and I chose to work with the company because of the reviews. Clark also was helpful and friendly.
We chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of the unique technology used to fix our problem.
The company representative we first met with was very professional and thorough.
We were very impressed by how everybody was very professional and did exactly what was promised in fixing our problem.
Andy Kennedy had a thorough but not pushy approach with examples of previous installs. He also was very thorough in developing a plan. His follow-up was excellent, as we had some install delays.
I had two different install dates and two fine crews.
Alex, Martin and Alonso were very courteous. And Larry and Logan were a crew to fight for. They went above and beyond to finish the install. If I had a business and wanted my best crew out there, it would be them.
I’ve seen Ohio Basement Authority on TV and neighborhood signs, and I chose to work with the company because of the staff’s professionalism and honesty.
The inspector we met with was helpful in answering our questions and gave us an informative presentation so we could make our decision to use you as our contractor for our basement needs.
The crew called about an hour before arrival to let us know they were on their way, and they arrived within the time frame that was set. They were very friendly and courteous during the whole process, and answered any questions that we had.
I have to commend your crew on their expertise and professionalism. They were top-notch, including your office staff and inspector. Good job!
I’ve seen your TV ads, as well as you out doing jobs for other people in the neighborhood. I then chose to work with you because you appeared to be a reliable company and the price seemed fair.
The office staff was very helpful. I talked to someone at the office several times, and they always seemed very professional. The inspector I met with also seemed to be knowledgeable and a very nice person. He’s a representative to be proud of.
The crew was 15 to 30 minutes early, got right to work, and seemed to be a very nice group. They did a good job cleaning up. You could hardly tell they had been here.
So far, your company seems to be an outstanding organization I can speak highly of. You really impressed me. Rest assured, I will recommend your company to anyone that might need your service.
The company representative I first met with was very professional, and I chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of the sales pitch and price.
I was only going to have the Carbon Fiber put on my walls, but Rich pointed out that water was in my block walls. He explained to me what could happen if this is not taken care of. He convinced me to have it done, so I agreed to a partial drain system.
I chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of the company’s reputation and the product warranty.
The inspector I met with was very knowledgeable and professional, and the installation team was very efficient. They explained the operation, and throughout the process they showed me their work and progress.
I will recommend your company.
The inspector I met with was very thorough and his presentation was easy to understand.
I chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because you offer solid crawl space insulation, which is exactly what I wanted, as opposed to just a spray. And your staff communicated extremely well and was kept to the set schedule. There was no waiting and wondering for the customer.
This was a very positive experience; from the sales staff, to the office staff, to the insulation team. Everyone was very courteous, timely, efficient and clean.
We’ve seen Ohio Basement Authority’s TV spots, and we chose to work with the company because of its reputation and the price of the system.
The inspector we met with, as well as his presentation, was very good. The crew was polite, kept us in the loop on where they were, showed us what they were doing, and answered all our questions.
I chose to work Ohio Basement Authority because of your employees and BBB rating. The inspector was great. He is an asset to your company.
The installation crew was very professional, and did the job in a timely manner. Joe and his helper were very nice.
I hadn't heard of Ohio Basement Authority before, but I chose to work with the company once I saw it on the Internet.
The office staff was courteous and helpful, and the company representative and his presentation were both very professional. The man who installed my sump pump was also courteous.
We met two very nice ladies at the Ohio Expo. They were the nicest, easy to talk with and professional than most other booths we stopped at that day. Very helpful and great experience.
Jeff who came to the house was very nice and knowledgeable. Again very easy to talk with and felt I could trust him. You have the right people in the right roles. Great experience.
We chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of your people and the price. The experience of working with Jeff was a pleasure and trusting. It is something to be appreciated and vital to the decision. You were competitive on price as well.
The crew was very friendly and exceeded expectations. They also left the area better than they found it. I couldn't have asked for better. They were hard working, focused and on top of getting the job done. There is that little bit of uncertainty and worry of who will actually be doing the work when you bring a company into your home, but as soon as they arrived that worry was gone. They were friendly, made sure to introduce themselves and made the time to talk through the details. I was impressed.
It is not often you receive a flawless experience when trying to have someone come in to do work at your house. Every step of the process (inquiry/scheduling, sale/estimate, communication, and installation) was done with excellence. Ohio Basement Authority seems to have learned from their many years of experience to just about perfect their way of doing business and it shows. Kudos and thanks to everyone. I'm looking forward to getting to use my basement now that the repairs have been made.
We used Ohio Basement Authority for a radon mitigation system in our old house, and we initially decided to work with the company because of the positive reviews on Home Advisor, etc.
This time working with them, Patrick was very helpful when dealing with a setback regarding permitting for our egress window.
The crew was great. We asked them to start at 6:30 a.m. the first day due to the permitting setback, and they arrived promptly. They also texted pictures of the process of the install throughout the day.
We saw Ohio Basement Authority listed as a preferred company on our radon test, then we saw them on TV.
Patrick was knowledgeable and answered all our questions. And after the crew called to say they were on their way, they arrived four minutes early.
A friend used Ohio Basement Authority. He felt like the work was high-quality, that he was treated fairly, and he was not oversold.
Jacob was very courteous and professional. Rich and his crew also did a great job and were very professional and courteous. They represented your company well.
I chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of the repair technology, and they were the first company to come out and give me an estimate.
The office staff was very courteous and helpful, and the inspector was informative and professional. He let me know all about the process and options I had for additional work. The crew also was very courteous and professional.
I am very pleased with all aspects of the job. The crew took their time and did excellent work. They were true professionals. They did not rush to finish the work like a lot of contractors do.
I chose to work with Ohio Basement Authority because of the company’s reputation and the inspector’s presentation. The inspector I met with was very thorough, courteous, and professional.
The installation crew also was very courteous. They took great care to protect my floors, carpet, etc. They even prevented dust from getting all over the basement during the concrete removal.
We’ve seen Ohio Basement Authority’s ads on television, and we chose to work with the company because of the quality of products and warranty.
The inspector we met with was prompt, courteous, and very helpful in answering questions.
The crew also was great to work with. They answered any questions that we had and explained the process very carefully. The cleanup was good, and everything looked exactly as it did before the crew came.
I’ve seen Ohio Basement Authority’s trucks around, and I chose to work with your company because of your reputation and warranty on the work.
The inspector I met with did a nice, thorough job!
I also had a super nice crew. They even arrived a bit early after checking with me over the phone. The foreman did a good job explaining the process. The job was performed efficiently and to my satisfactory.
I saw Ohio Basement Authority on Angie’s List and Home Advisor, and I chose to work with the company because of the price and professional approach to the quote.
The inspector’s presentation was very good. It was helpful in making a decision to see prior work.
Larry and Dave were great. Courteous and hard-working. Victor was the same. All called shortly before arriving, which was great, and they were respectful of our home too. I really liked getting a call prior and that they estimated the length of the job accurately. They answered any question I had and were helpful and courteous.
My friend used Ohio Basement Authority for a repair, and I saw your name on the Internet with high reviews. I would say that Clark’s representation of Ohio Basement Authority was the key to my selecting the company. He did a very good job.
The office staff was very helpful with working the project appointment into my hectic schedule.
Nate and his crew did a great job. They were very courteous and kept me informed of everything that was taking place with the repair.
I was impressed that the installation crew arrived on time, even on a cold day! They provided thorough work and an explanation of the process. They were great guys with a great work ethic. The clean-up also was satisfactory. I couldn't tell they were there after they left. They fixed the problem perfectly.
Larry and Dave who did most of the work were a pleasure to talk to. They could not have been nicer and more professional. I really appreciated them answering all my questions, letting me see the work and explaining what they were doing. The estimate of time to job completion was spot-on too. They also took great pains not to damage the lawn, etc., if they did not have to.
We would not hesitate to use them again or to recommend them to anyone in need of basement or downspout work. Thanks so much for your great service!