Tar Heel Basement Systems was contacted about a cracked and bowing basement wall. The foundation crew installed Basement Wall Anchor System to stabilize the block wall. Now, the homeowners have peace of mind that their once bowed wall is now stable and protected.
Tar Heel Basement Systems Before & After Photos
A small earthquake hit the Triad area during the summer of 2011. Since then the High Point, NC homeowners have had a visible and growing horizontal crack along their basement wall. Wanting to have the problem addressed to prevent further movement of the wall, they called Tar Heel Basement Systems.
Stabilizing the basement wall was an easy task. Four Basement Wall Anchors were installed along the wall, providing immediate stabilization and preventing further movement. Knowing their foundation wall is now secure, gave the homeowners the peace of mind they need.
The homeowners of this Winston Salem, NC home had a growing foundation problem. Over the years, the basement walls began to form stair-step cracks. Not only were the cracks and eye-sore, they were also causing difficulty with opening and closing the basement entry doors. The homeowners needed immediate help!
Tar Heel Basement Systems provided a permanent solution by installing the Carbon Fiber Wall Reinforcing System. The Fiber-Reinforced Polymer is 10 times stronger than steel and specifically designed to stabilized basement walls. The unique design is strapped tightly onto the cracked wall providing immediate stabilization. The homeowners have the option to paint over the Carbon Fiber System or leave the walls as they are.
Hydrostatic pressure after heavy rains had caused the basement wall in this Clemmons, NC home to form horizontal cracks. The homeowner had noticed the cracks growing steadily larger over time and called Tar Heel Basement Systems.
The foundation team installed (10) ten zinc-plated IntelliBraces™ along the slightly bowed and cracked wall and secured the beams to the basement floor to effectively stabilize the wall and prevent further movement. The homeowner’s are delighted to have reclaimed their recreational space!
Over the years the horizontal crack along this Winston Salem, NC basement wall had grown larger, creating additional cracks along the sides of the wall. Tar Heel Basement Systems was able to stabilize the unfinished basement by installing (4) IntelliBraces™. Allowing for immediate stabilization and possible straightening over time, the IntelliBrace™ System is zinc coated and corrosion resistant.