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About Tar Heel Basement Systems

Foundation Repair, Basement Waterproofing, Crawl Space Repair & Encapsulation and Concrete Lifting & Leveling Experts

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In 2003, Pete and Nancy Burgess founded Tar Heel Basement Systems after an attempt at retirement. In 2017, Tar Heel merged with Groundworks, the nation’s leading and fastest-growing foundation and water management solutions company. Tar Heel is a multi-time winner of the BBB Torch Award for Ethics, most recently winning in 2022. They were awarded the Angi Super Service Award in 2021 and are an A+ accredited business with the BBB. Their reputation and history in the community has led to thousands of satisfied customers and repaired homes.

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Tar Heel service areas

Wilmington from across the river

Wilmington, NC

Wilmington’s year-round rain and sandy soils threaten your home's foundation. Call Tar Heel Basement Systems for a free inspection!

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Northern North Carolina Metro Area

Water intrusion and foundation damage are common in Northern North Carolina homes because of year-round rain and varied problematic soil. Trust your home’s permanent repair and protection to the local experts at Tar Heel Basement Systems.

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Raleigh, NC

Raleigh’s wet and humid subtropical climate does not mix well with its sandy and clay soils. These forces lead to water leaks and foundation damage, but Tar Heel Basement Systems has permanent repairs to put your home back on solid ground.

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Winston-Salem Metro Area

Water, humidity, and unstable soil wreak havoc on Winston-Salem homes. Stop crawl space, basement, foundation, and concrete damage in its tracks with trusted permanent repairs only available from Tar Heel Basement Systems.

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TarHeel Basement Systems Service Map

Our Service Areas

Fayetteville Location

3400 Walsh Pky, Suite 220
Fayetteville, NC 28311

Greensboro Location

611 Summit Ave, Suite 5
Greensboro, NC 27405

Raleigh / Durham / Chapel Hill Location

3333 Air Park Road
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Wilmington Location

1209 Culbreth Dr., Ste 205
Wilmington, NC 28405

Winston-salem / High Point Location

2910 Griffith Rd
Winston-Salem, NC 27103