Kernersville, NC Superior Foundation Repair & Basement Waterproofing

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Best customer service we have received since living in NC. On-time, friendly, helpful.
Scott W. of Kernersville, NC
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Reviews From Kernersville, NC
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    "excellent experience all quality folks throughout"

We not only adhere to the highest industry standards, we strive to be the industry leader in the home improvement related services we provide. We also use state-of-the-art products and technology which are designed to fix your home.

Basement Waterproofing & Crawl Space Repair in Kernersville, North Carolina

Water in the basement or crawl space leads to mold, rot, musty odors and structural issues. It also leads to a reoccurring headache for you. Luckily, our trained experts are available to permanently fix the problem.

We will properly install a hidden drainage system in your Kernersville basement and completely encapsulate your crawl space with CrawlSeal vapor barrier. We are here to solve the problem for you.

Why Choose Us?

  • Lifetime Warranty on all Perimeter Waterproofing Systems
  • 25-year Warranty on Crawl Space Encapsulation Systems
  • Sump Pump Installation, Repair & Replacement
  • Basement, Crawl Space & Spray Foam Insulation
  • Crawl Space & Basement Dehumidifiers
  • Hundreds of Satisfied Customers

Structural & Foundation Repair in Kernersville

Foundation problems destroy your Kernersville home’s value and can be dangerous. Our in-house team of structural and geo-technical engineers are here to help. We design and install the right solution and usually have the project finished in less than a week. You will have peace of mind as we provide a 25-year written warranty against defects on our foundation products.

We Fix

  • Bowing Walls
  • Sagging Floors
  • Stair-Step Cracks
  • Tilting Chimneys
  • Foundation Cracks
  • Garage Slabs
We Use

  • Wall Anchors
  • Slab Piers
  • I-Beam Wall Braces
  • Helical Deck Piers
  • Sticking Windows
  • Underpinning

PolyRenewal™ Concrete Leveling & Lifting

The sunken and cracked concrete around your Kernersville home is both an eyesore and a safety hazard. It is also likely to get worse, but we can fix it for you.

Our experts use PolyRenewal, a superior polyurethane foam. Small holes are drilled in the concrete, the foam is injected and the expanding foam lifts the concrete. The majority of contractors you will call use mudjacking instead of foam. Mudjacking is heavier, require larger holes in the concrete and does not last as long as PolyRenewal. Call us today to learn more.

We Fix

  • Cracked Driveways
  • Uneven Patios
  • Sinking Sidewalks

  • Uneven Concrete
  • Sunken Pool Decks
  • Highway & Commercial Issues
Job Stories From Kernersville, NC
Crawl Space Waterproofing System Saves Kernersville, NC Home from Further Damage
When Kernersville homeowner Steve R. found that water was leaking into his crawl space, he knew that something had to be done before the problem got any worse.  Steve decided to search the Internet for a good waterproofing company.  Steve came across Tar Heel Basement Systems and was convinced he should give them a call after reading their many positive reviews from happy customers.  The fact that they offer free estimates also didn’t hurt! Very soon after, Steve was met by Tar Heel representative and waterproofing specialist Roger Roten.  Roger immediately got down to business, inspecting the crawl space and writing up an estimate for repair.  Roger fully explained the installation process and answered all of Steve’s questions. Primary foreman Joshua Carver and his crew began by installing a CrawlDrain drainage system along the perimeter of the crawl space.  Not only does the CrawlDrain catch incoming water and direct it towards a sump pump, but it also prevents the dirt crawl space from infiltrating the system ensuring proper drainage.  Next, a SafeDri sump pump was installed.  The SafeDri is made with a unique cover design, that detects plumbing leaks and alerts the homeowner of high water levels.  Finally an FreezeGuard was installed on the discharge line and outlet was installed to make sure water is drained a safe distance away from the foundation in all weather conditions! After a quick two day repair job, Steve’s basement is now ready to take on the world.  Thanks to the professionals at Tar Heel Basement Systems, Steve’s basement will be the last thing he has to worry about!
Hesitant Homeowner Finds Trusted Contractor to Fix Sagging Kernersville, NC Crawl Space
Jeffrey J. is a homeowner in the Kernersville, North Carolina area.  After another contractor did a poor job fixing his crawl space, Jeffrey was hesitant to call another waterproofing company.  Yet when he found possible structural issues with his crawl space, he knew he needed a professional’s help again.  Jeffrey went online to research companies when he stumbled upon Tar Heel Basement Systems who he decided to contact to schedule an estimate. Soon after, Tar Heel sent out structural repair specialist John Williams, who analyzed the crawl space.  Scott Ledford and his crew got to work right away, installing the products suggested by John.  The team installed the IntelliJack crawl space support system.  IntelliJack crawl space floor joist lifts are metal support beams that take the place of traditional wooden support beams. Unlike traditional wooden beams, IntelliJack posts are made from galvanized steel which prevents them from warping, shrinking, cracking or breaking, ensuring structural support for years and years!  A Tar Heel mini dehumidifer was also installed in the crawl space to eliminate moisture, humidity and mold. Two days later and Jeffrey’s crawl space was better than ever!  Thanks to the professionals at Tar Heel Basement Systems, Jeffrey now has a contractor that he can trust to call if he encounters any problems in the future. But for now, Jeffrey is just enjoying his dry, healthy crawl space!
Kernersville, NC - Detached Garage Slab Raised
The finished detached garage was not only suffering from a sinking slab on the exterior but also the main floor system of the garage was sinking, total concrete replacement was not an option for the homeowners. Tar Heel Basement Systems raised the exterior and interior sinking slabs by injecting a high-density polyurethane called, PolyRenewal below the slab through penny-sized holes. The void under each slab was filled, allowing for the concrete to raise and stabilize. The homeowners were ecstatic PolyRenewal's quick cure time allowed them to use their garage in just 15 minutes!
Kernersville, NC - Failing Basement Sump Pump Replaced
The failing sump pump in this Kernersville, NC basement was no longer up to par. The open sump was allowing for water vapor to escape back into the basement air, while the pump itself could not keep up with the intruding water. Tar Heel Basement Systems gave the once wet basement an upgrade by installing the SafeDri triple sump pump and battery back-up. The airtight lid keeps water vapor out, while the pump will continue to work even during a power outage.
Kernersville, NC - Pool Deck Lift with PolyRenewal
The pool deck at this Kernersville, NC home was in need of help! The slab had settled throughout the entire perimeter of the pool area and was creating concerns for the homeowners. Tar Heel Basement Systems installed PolyRenewal foam underneath the slab to lift them back to the appropriate height, making all areas of the swimming pool deck level again.
Tar Heel Dehumidifier Takes Care of Mold Problem in Kernersville, NC Basement
To many homeowners, having mold in their crawl space is the least of their worries.  With bills, a family to care for, and other important issues to attend to, mold issues becomes less of a priority.  What most homeowners don’t realize is that long-term exposure to mold can have nasty effects on the body.  With fungal infections and mold induced hypersensitivity pneumonitis affecting homeowners, precautions should be taken. When homeowner Rhonda T. found herself having mold troubles, she decided to call the experts at Tar Heel Basement Systems to come take a look at her home. Rhonda met with Roger Roten, a mold prevention specialist for Tar Heel at her Kernersville home.  Roger inspect the basement and found a plethora of mold living in her crawl space.  Roger recommended the Tar Heel dehumidification system.  The Tar Heel is a dehumidifier that can cover and protect as much as 2,500 square feet.  It also has a 109 pint per day capacity, built-in defrost system, adjustable dehumidistat, and direct drainage to floor drain, sump pump or BasementGutter. After a quick one-day installation process completed by Steven Lagray and his crew, Rhonda’s new dehumidification system is ready to combat and eliminate the mold in her crawl space.  Quality work is something that Tar Heel Basement Systems strives for, and no customer is overlooked.  If you find yourself having moisture or wet basement problems don’t hesitate to call Tar Heel for a free estimate and prompt service!
Suburban Kernersville Home's Moldy Wood Replaced

Robert noticed a bit of sagging and bowing in his bouncy floor boards on the second story of his home on a hill. His grandchildren, full of energy, would run back and forth over that area and to keep them safe, he knew it was time to give Tar Heel Basement Systems a call. System design specialist Daniel Harrell knew this would be an easy fix with thorough wood replacement and extra reinforcement. 

Foreman Adam Blake and his crew arrived with new wood to replace the frail and water damaged joists and girders. Twenty pieces of 2x8x12 yellow pine were installed as sister joists to both replace and reinforce any existing support. Eleven pieces of 2x8x10 yellow pine served as replacement girders. Wood shoring and seal replacement was also performed to make sure the home's foundation was in tip-top shape.

Roger was at home during the entire project and was able to watch the crew at each turn. Completing the job in just a day, the homeowner was extremely happy with the work and the attention to detail. He knew that this project would keep his home and his family safe for years to come.

Traditional Brick Home's Crawlspace Drained and Dried
Herbert's beautiful home right outside of Kernersville, North Carolina had a dirty secret underneath his floorboards. The homeowner contacted Tar Heel Basement Systems after seeing an ad in a direct mailer and inquired about installing a drain and sealing up his crawlspace. He had been experiencing high humidity and wanted to make sure his crawlspace would not eventually lead to damage to his home's infrastructure. Systems design specialist Roger Roten recommended a basic system to be installed in his crawlspace to make sure any infiltrating water would be drained out of the area and and moisture kept out of the atmosphere. A SmartDrain system was installed to carry any running water out of the area and 2300 square feet of CrawlSeal Light was laid down. Steven LaGray and his crew installed the entire system in just two days. The vapor barrier extended up on to the walls and around piers as well as covering all of the dirt floor. Strong tape and caulk is used to ensure a seamless fit. The crawlspace vents were also sealed up in order to complete the crawlspace system. Now, outdoor air and moisture from the soil cannot infiltrate the home making it healthier and safer for the home and family.
Work Requests From Kernersville, NC
Abington Court in Kernersville
Just want to clean out and redo my crawspace vapor barrier and need an estimate.
Abington Drive in Kernersville
I have full basement and during heavy rains it is leaking in one corner, Possibly drainage is plugged and maybe wall needs sealing outside. It may be that water is accumulating and raising from the bottom.
Anthony Road in Kernersville
We continue to have a musty odor in our house coming from our crawl space, which was not resolved by having a maintenance completed on our AC/heat unit last month. We are trying to get our crawl space looked at to see what things we may need to get done to solve and prevent this problem.
Asheby Woods Ct in Kernersville
Concrete blocks get wet when raining.
Augusta Court in Kernersville
I have a really bad mildew smell in the finished part of my basement
Autumn Harvest Dr in Kernersville
Discovered standing water on 1 corner of the house in the crawl space. Moisture in a few other spots, completely dry in others.
Bare Run Lane in Kernersville
Looking to get a estimate for wet insulation in the crawl space. Appointment Set
Beeson Rd in Kernersville
Cracked and leaking basement wall.
Behtel Forest Dr in Kernersville
Cracks in basement wall, as well as the wall in our garage. Sunken, cracked driveway and sidewalk. Efflorescence on 2 walls in the basement. We'd like to put our home on the market in a few months and would like an estimate of what it will cost to repair these issues with our home.
Birchridge Dr. in Kernersville
My chimney is separating from the house.
Bona Ct. in Kernersville
Damp crawl space and white mineral residues on the block.
Bost Street in Kernersville
I have water that builds in my sump basin on the back left side of the house in the crawl space. I would like to find a better way to reduce the water from coming in and eliminate the potential for standing water.
Bromley Dr in Kernersville
Corner of crawl space is filling with water... graded off back yard and back filled around foundation and still leaking somehow
Bunker Hill Sandy Ridge Rd in Kernersville
Water in basement with block wall. Interested in baseboard drain.
Bunkerhill-sandyridge Rd. in Kernersville
Fill void under garage floor and raise small section of drive way
Cedar Lake Court in Kernersville
Standing water in crawl space and floors not level due to sagging scabbed supports.
Cedar Meadows Lane in Kernersville
We have sold our home, and the radon level testing performed indicated a level of over 9. We will need to have a remediation system installed.
Chelsea Place Drive in Kernersville
Recently had a home inspection to begin repairs on the home and he suggested a moisture barrier for our crawl space.
Chesham Dr in Kernersville
Damp crawlspace - musty smells in downstairs.
Chesham Drive in Kernersville
Don't have obvious water problems in crawl space (plastic liner used)yet house built in hollow so we get more moisture in first floor causing hardwoods to slightly buckle in humidity seasons. Better vent crawl space to prevent this? Also possibly replace current crawl space heating/AC ducts?
Chillingham Ct in Kernersville
Requesting quote about waterproofing and mold remediation in basement. Referred by word of mouth. Will discuss fee with buyer and call back to set up appointment if anything.
Chimney Rock Dr in Kernersville
We need someone to give us an estimate on out water damage basement.
Chimney Rock Drive in Kernersville
Being told we have water in the front area of our crawlspace.
Colston Ct in Kernersville
My crawl space is not sealed properly and want to see what it would involve to do so.
Creekridge Lane in Kernersville
Water issues with the basement
Creekridge Ln in Kernersville
Cracking ceiling. Seperation of ceiling and molding. Cracks in cement floor. Would like to try to schedule something for Tuesday, Dec 13 in the afternoon please. Best way to contact me is email. I'm a teacher and can't get to my phone during the day much.
Cricket Ct in Kernersville
We have leaking in our split level in the downstairs family room
Czthi Lane in Kernersville
I have a wet crawl space under the house
Danay Dr. in Kernersville
I have unlevel floors in my house and the problem seems to be getting worse.
Day Break Drive in Kernersville
Insulation, soft spots, moisture, etc.
Deer Path Lane in Kernersville
I am a real estate professional representing a property that has tested with greater than acceptable radon levels.
Dobson Street in Kernersville
Crawl space with water and moisture.
Doe Run Dr in Kernersville
Need to level part of the driveway. It as sunk and needs to be repaired.
Drayton Park Drive in Kernersville
Requesting an estimate for moisture in the basement. Referred by the home show. Appointment set.
Durango Drive in Kernersville
Wet basement
E Mountain St in Kernersville
Sagging hardwoods and cracking tile in 1928 house.
Emmaus Rd in Kernersville
Want to make our crawls pace a dry crawl space.
Fairidge Dr in Kernersville
The caller needs an estimate for concrete slab and wall has drooped 4 inches with cracking Referred by the internet Appointment set
Farmwood Drive in Kernersville
Water leaking through perimeter foundation wall every time it rains. I have to suck out the water with a shop vac and dump out in the back yard. An average rain fall will lead to an approximately 24 gallon puddle.
Foxfire Road in Kernersville
Caller has a wet basement looking for an estimate. Office has the address in the system for a previous visit with the previous owner. Referred by google New appointment set up.
Fulp Farm Road in Kernersville
Need to dry out and seal up crawl space. Crawl space is approximately 30-36" high throughout. New vapor barrier, etc. A lot of rain lately and I notice dampness and standing shallow puddles under house. A couple pieces of insulation have fallen, likely due to humid conditions. Need it dry, need it treated for mold prevention, and need it sealed up.
Fulton Lane in Kernersville
Requesting an estimate for moisture and mold in the basement. Appointment set.
GLENRIDGE DR in Kernersville
Standing water in crawl space. no sign of mold/ mildew or rotting
Gravelawn Dr in Kernersville
Looking for a replacement for a crawl space door.
Green Valley Rd in Kernersville
Crawl Space Encapsulation quote needed.
Grindelwald Drive in Kernersville
Crawl space waterproofing, rework existing drainage/sump pump.
Grove Pines Ct in Kernersville
Water in crawspace.
Habersham Dr in Kernersville
Need to replace plastic and spray for mild black mold.
Hap Court in Kernersville
Mildew in crawlspace near the crawlspace door and high humidity in house. We have a sump pump (7 years old) with plastic that was laid down but obviously not doing the job.
Happy Hill Rd in Kernersville
I would like to look into getting the basement waterproofed as well as getting rid of the mold on the walls due to the moisture coming from the foundation.
Harmon Mill Rd in Kernersville
Damp crawl space vents keep falling off cold draft damaged floor joist . from insect damage . ect
Hastings Rd in Kernersville
Wet basement, dehumidification
Haw Meadows Drive in Kernersville
Back porch of home (similar to the front porch) is approximately 20'x6' which is sinking about 1" in an area of about 20'x2' causing water retention. we would like a quote and info for repair thanks
HAW RIVER RD in Kernersville
Crawl space treatment
Hendrix Drive in Kernersville
Crawl space problems. Rotten floor joist.
High Creek in Kernersville
High Radon results from home inspection ...16.6. Need quote for system
Hollow Hill Road in Kernersville
Requesting estimate on basement waterproofing. Paint is peeling from block wall in one area of garage. Customer had past estimate and is requesting updated info. Appointment set
Jubilee Trail in Kernersville
We get water leaks in our basement only when there is a tremendous downpour and we would like to correct the problem. We need an estimate. We think it will require an interior solution.
Kensal Green Dr in Kernersville
I don't have any major concerns with the crawl space at my home, but I have always been interested in installing a high-performance vapor barrier and crawl space insulation to improve the home's energy efficiency.
Kentland Ridge Dr in Kernersville
The retaining wall at one side of my yard is leaking. Soil was flushed out by rain and several pits came out in my yard.
Kerner Road in Kernersville
Water coming up from basement floor - needs sealed and tiles replaced. Its about a 10X10 section at this time.
Lee Smith Ln in Kernersville
I would like to get a price for water proofing my crawl space.
Lilac Drive in Kernersville
Requesting an estimate for water intrusion in the basement with mold. Referred by word of mouth. Appointment set.
Londonderry Road in Kernersville
I need an estimate please to support footings that have sunken about 2 inches over the years
Loughborough Ct in Kernersville
One corner of finished room in basement gets wet after heavy rains. Normally we do not have water standing in floor of room. Last week after 3 days of rain we did get water in the room and ran across the floor. Would like to speak to someone about options to prevent this from happening again.
McNeil Rd in Kernersville
Having water infiltrating our crawlspace. Already had work done to landscaping and waterproofing to foundation. Would like to learn what is needed to prevent water from getting into the crawlspace as well as dealing with potential mildew effects. Thanks!
Meadow Grove Trl in Kernersville
Moisture/dampness in crawlspace
Mountain View Dr in Kernersville
Place vapor barrier in crawl space , home 6yrs old w/vents
Nelson St in Kernersville
Sagging floor
Oakhurst Street in Kernersville
Dehumidifier for crawl space. Maybe spray foam crawl space as well.
Old Orchard Rd in Kernersville
Request an inspection of the crawlspace area of our home.
Old Stone Ln in Kernersville
During a termite inspection, dampness, mildew and mold were noticed and brought to our attention.
Old Valley School Rd in Kernersville
Crawl space concerns
Payne Road in Kernersville
Would like an inspection of the crawl space to check for mold and continued dampness caused from a massive water pipe leak last winter. The home was rented at the time and I wasn't informed until the renters moved and moved back to the house. Its smells very musty.
Phineas Dr in Kernersville
Cracks and bowing in foundation/basement wall
Pine Forest Drive in Kernersville
I am wanting to put down laminate wood floors in our house. We had a man come to measure the house but said he would not recommend putting any floor down right now because our crawlspace is do damp. He measured it and said it registered around 11 to 13. I would like to see what we could have done about this so I can hopefully get new floors someday....
Piney Grove Rd in Kernersville
Considering buy a house. Would like to have a quote to see how much it would cost to fix a leaky basement.
Piney Grove Road in Kernersville
Hump down the length of the house. Single story house built 38 years ago. Was told that ledgers attached to center beam may be sagging.
Quail Hollow Road in Kernersville
Buyer looking for estimate on basement waterproofing. Referred by commercials, word of mouth. Appointment set. Homeowners: Ms. Cash, Mike Cash (son) Cell#: Work#:
Ray West Dr in Kernersville
Water seeping in around septic drain pipe exit in unfinished basement wall. May be related to leaf clogged gutters which are going to get cleaned out shortly but I would like to make sure. Also would like an estimate on Drylock or other Masonry Sealer/coating to brighten up unfinished cement block basement walls.
Reidsville Road in Kernersville
We have a finished basement that has one corner that we can not keep dry in heavy or long duration of rain. It has now created sheetrock issues in that room and I need a solution!
Ridgeline Dr. in Kernersville
Interested in getting an inspection of our vented crawlspace in our new home to determine if our crawlspace is too damp, or if the conditions seem to be in line with the surrounding area.
Riesling Drive in Kernersville
I have water leaking into my basement from underneath my front stair case. I think it is coming from the gutter drain
S MAIN ST in Kernersville
Water coming in through the foundation in one area
Sattlewood Drive in Kernersville
I need crawl space looked at for water, insulation and general condition. Crawl space vents need replacing. Would like a Quote please.
Sedge Lake Court in Kernersville
After a period of persistent, heavy rain (over 24 hours), water starts to seep into our basement, on the floor, in one specific area. We would like to address this issue as soon as possible
Sedgebrook Road in Kernersville
Stairstep brick separation due to foundation problems.
Sedgewood Drive in Kernersville
I've noticed a crack on interior drywall. After further examination I have noticed a couple of other issues that concern me for a bigger problem.
Smoke Crest Dr in Kernersville
Damp ,insulation hanging down, and plastic sheeting on floor is in bad shape
Stable Hill Trail in Kernersville
Small crack in basement wall that allows some water passage. Need to address how to correct.
Stafford Farm Road in Kernersville
I own two homes and would like to have the basement in one inspected and the crawl space in the other inspected to see what they need for protection. Thanks
Susanna Dr in Kernersville
We want an estimate to reinsulate and water proof our crawl space. Re-enforce floor joists.
Susanna Dr. in Kernersville
We have a brick home about 14 years old with a crawl space. Musty smell in house and floor starting to sag. some moisture evident on wall in crawl space after heavy rain.
Tall Meadows Dr in Kernersville
Customer was calling for an estimate on waterproofing the basement. They have had water issues for years; mainly get leaks in the Mechanical Room. Referred by Internet Appointment was set.
Timberwood Trails in Kernersville
Requesting an estimate for water seepage in the corner of the basement on the carpet. Referred by television advertisements. Appointment set.
Trent St in Kernersville
I have a rim joist with significant amount of rot that needs to be replaced. The joist spans almost 25 ft and needs to be replaced entirely and to determine if there is any other actions that need to be taken
Twelve Oaks Drive in Kernersville
Please contact us regarding a quote for radon mitigation. Thanks!
Union Cross Rd in Kernersville
Need water barrier, insulation and possibly minor duct repairs under my home
Valley Forge in Kernersville
Hello, I have a house with standing water in the crawl space. I would like to have you come and review and provide an estimate for preventing the issue.
Vance Rd in Kernersville
Gaps in ceilings
Whispering Pines Drive in Kernersville
Bowed walls in basement and cracking
Wickham Rd in Kernersville
Moisture in crawl space. replace old insulation in crawl space.
Williamshire Court in Kernersville
Crawl space encapsulation
Woodbrook Drive in Kernersville
Interested in having my crawl spaced sealed.