News and Events

Friday, December 1st, 2017
Building Solid Foundations Scholarship *Purpose: To redefine the construction industry by empowering our youth to seek careers within the construction field and challenge industry standards! *A local high school student … Read full articleScholarship »
Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
    The American Heart Association hosts many walks across the U.S. as a part of their “Healthy for Good” campaign. This year, Tar Heel Basement Systems is sponsoring the … Read full articleTar Heel Basement Systems and the American Heart Association team up for annual heart walk »
Friday, October 20th, 2017
According to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, roughly 11% of the adult homeless population are veterans. Being a veteran owned small business, Tar Heel Basement Systems wanted to make … Read full articleSurvival Kit Drive To Support Local Area Homeless »
Monday, October 16th, 2017
As the cooler weather approaches and the grass begins to frost over, creepy crawlers and unwanted pests are looking to seek shelter. Your vented, damp and dirt crawl space is … Read full articleCooler Weather Brings Creepy Critters »
Monday, October 9th, 2017
With autumn making a presence throughout the region, leaves have already began to change and fall from the trees. Uneven sidewalks, driveways, patios and pool decks could pose a liability … Read full articleDon’t Let Seasonal Changes Hide Trip Hazards Around Your Home »
Friday, September 22nd, 2017
The quaint town of Chilhowie, Virginia hosts their annual Chilhowie Community Apple Festival every September. The festival began in the early 1950’s as a way to improve the town and … Read full articleFall Has Arrived in Chilhowie Virginia »
Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
Your basement is in an imperfect structure built into or below the ground. When flash floods and hurricanes hit our state and region, the soils have a hard time absorbing … Read full articleIs Your Basement Hurricane Ready? »
Friday, August 25th, 2017
The National Education Association recently released a report that ranks North Carolina 35th in the nation for teacher pay and is projected to be ranked 43rd in the nation in per-pupil … Read full articleSchool Supply Drive to Support the Educator Warehouse in Winston Salem »
Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
Your home is your biggest investment, both financially and emotionally. Could your home have a mold problem? A lot of people ask this question and the internet is full of … Read full articleThe ‘M’ Words In Your Home: Mold, Mildew & Moisture »
Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
Your home is where you grow your family, make memories and welcome friends. Nothing should stand in the way of that. When you think of your baby practicing tummy time … Read full articleDid You Know You Breathe In Crawl Space Air? »
Friday, July 21st, 2017
Tar Heel Basement Systems is partnering with the Watauga County Project on Aging to host field day for local area seniors. As part of the “Pay It Forward” program and … Read full articleTHBS Hosts Field Day for Watauga County Seniors »
Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
Your basement is useful space, easy to heat and cool, and easy to finish. And a homebuyer will expect your basement to be dry. Unfortunately, a lot of money can … Read full articleBuyers Expect a Dry Basement »
Monday, June 12th, 2017
The soil around your home places a lot of pressure on your foundation walls. The amount of pressure changes depending on the type of soil, whether the soil is wet … Read full articleBasement Wall Failure »
Monday, June 5th, 2017
Sagging floors are not only an annoyance, but they can leave homeowners wondering how much longer their floor system will be able to support the weight of everything on it! Happy … Read full articleSigns of Sagging Floors In Your Home »
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
In an effort to give back to the community and redefine the construction industry, Tar Heel Basement Systems established its Pay It Forward Initiative in 2013. Every month the company … Read full articleEmployees Host Supply Drive to Support Stokes County Animal Shelter »
Thursday, May 18th, 2017
When warm humid air enters crawl space vents, where is the first place it will give up its moisture? On the coldest surfaces, right? The coldest surface is likely to … Read full articleDucts in a Dirt Crawl Space »
Monday, May 8th, 2017
One reason for insulation in the floor above is that the crawl space becomes cold in the winter due to open vents. These vents should be closed permanently, which would … Read full articleFiberlgass Floor Insulation and Moisture: A Bad Combination »
Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
The number one allergen that most people with asthma and allergies react to is dust mite droppings. Dust mites are microscopic parasites that live off of skin flakes that you shed. … Read full articleDust Mites: #1 Indoor Allergen »
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