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Tar Heel Basement awarded Guilford’s Best Award

December 21st, 2018

Brand loyalty and customer satisfaction sited as leading reasons for top honors

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Tar Heel Basement Systems, a Groundworks Company, has been voted as the “Best Basement Services” in the “2018 Battle for Guilford’s Best” contest, promoted by the Greensboro News & Record newspaper. The publication asked readers to report what they think are the best local businesses in categories including Food & Spirits, Medical & Wellness, People & Personalities, Business & Services, Retailers and Entertainment & Recreation. Tar Heel Basement Systems’ award was under the Business & Services category.

“We’re thrilled the News & Record’s readers chose Tar Heel as the winner in our category,” Garrett Atkinson, General Manager said. “It’s an honor our whole team can share for a job well done in providing the highest level of customer satisfaction.”

The News & Record’s readers first had to nominate their favorite businesses for the “2018 Battle for Guilford’s Best” final ballot. Then the top 5 nominations in each category were posted for final voting. Winners were announced in The News & Record and on

“We’re so proud and grateful to be part of the Triad business community.” Pete Burgess, Owner and Founder added. “We’re so blessed to be able to help homeowners repair, improve and protect their greatest asset and are humbled by this nomination. There is no greater honor than to be recognized by the very people we serve.”

About Tar Heel Basement Systems

Tar Heel Basement Systems, established in 2003 and based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, specializes in residential foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, basement waterproofing, and concrete lifting. Awarded the US Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year and ranked on North Carolina’s Fast 40 list, the company is the largest foundation services company in North Carolina. Tar Heel Basement Systems is a subsidiary of Groundworks, the nation’s largest foundation services company. Groundworks is comprised of Tar Heel Basement Systems in North Carolina, Mount Valley Foundation Services in South Carolina, JES Foundation Repair in Virginia and Maryland, Indiana Foundation Service in Indiana and Foundation Recovery Systems in Missouri. For more information about Tar Heel Basement Systems please visit

About Groundworks Companies

Groundworks is the nation’s largest foundation services company, comprised of a family of companies that specialize in foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation and moisture control, basement waterproofing, and concrete lifting. Each company is a well-known, regional brand, including Tar Heel Basement Systems in North Carolina, Mount Valley Foundation Services in South Carolina, JES Foundation Repair in Virginia and Maryland, Foundation Recovery Systems in Missouri, and Indiana Foundation Service in Indiana. The combined companies have helped nearly 125,000 homeowners since 1986. Groundworks operates out of fourteen offices that serve South Carolina, Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Georgia, and Indiana. The company has been named to the Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing American Companies in 2016 and 2018. It also was selected as a 2018 Qualified Remodeler Top 500 company. Its brands have received many other awards for regional growth and service excellence. For more information about Groundworks, please visit

Groundworks Media Contact:

Eric G. Lackey
Public Relations Director
Phone: 877- 537- 9675
Cell: 757-754-1058
Email: [email protected]

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TarHeel Basement Systems Service Map

Our Service Areas

Greensboro Location

611 Summit Ave, Suite 5
Greensboro, NC 27405

Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill Location

3333 Air Park Road
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526


1209 Culbreth Dr., Ste 205
Wilmington, NC 28405

Winston-Salem/High Point Location

2910 Griffith Rd
Winston-Salem, NC 27103