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Powerbrace Bowed Wall Repair
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Smartjack Crawl Space Support
Slab Pier Repair
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Concrete Sidewalk Repair
Concrete Driveway Repair
Pool Deck Repair
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Frank H's home in Winston-Salem, NC had serious crawl space problems. There was so much water seeping into the crawl that he used to joke about living over an...
Testimonial by Frank H. from Winston-Salem, NC
Bonnie C. from Winston Salem, NC noticed that the gap between the wood floor and the stone hearth of her fireplace was about two inches wide. She sealed the...
Testimonial by Bonnie C. from Winston Salem, NC
Before our crawl space was scary; dirty, damp and cold. It also affected the air quality of the offices above it. Now, the crawl space is white, clean and...
Testimonial by Kathi G. from Winston Salem, NC

Winston Salem's Basement & Foundation Contractor

For over a decade Tar Heel Basement Systems has been the trusted basement and foundation contractor in Winston Salem. We provide permanent, warranted solutions to make sure your home is protected. Armed with patented basement & foundation products and trained professionals makes us the obvious choice. 

Basement Waterproofing & Crawl Space Repair

Water and moisture in the basement or crawl space results in mold, rot and structural repair. We prevent this from ever happening by waterproofing your basement or encapsulating your crawl space. 

If you are having water and moisture problems in your basement we install an interior drainage system. Any entering water is captured in the drainage channel where it flows to a sump pump that pumps it out and away from the home. A basement dehumidifier is installed for humidity and moisture control. Our system comes with a transferable lifetime dry-basement warranty. You will have a permanently dry basement.

We Provide:

  • Basement Waterproofing
  • Crawl Space Encapsulation
  • Exclusive, Patented Products
  • Humidity Control
  • Moisture Control

For Crawl Spaces we provide protection and moisture control by sealing the space and encapsulating the area with heavy-duty, vinyl vapor barrier. We also install proper insulation and an energy-efficient crawl space dehumidifier. If needed we can also install a drainage system and sump pump as well. Any entering water is removed and any excess moisture is controlled. Your crawl space is kept dry and protected. 

Foundation Repair & Concrete Leveling

We fix foundation problems before they can become worse. Using non-invasive methods we lift your Winston Salem home back to its original position. If you have symptoms of a foundation issue: wall cracks, bowing walls, uneven floors give us a call. 1-800-673-1699 The foundation products we use to fix your home have a 25 year warranty. 

We Use: 

  • Wall Anchors
  • I-Beam Wall Braces
  • Foundation & Slab Piers
  • Crawl Space Jack Posts
  • PolyLEVEL 

As well as more serious foundation problems we also lift and level sunken concrete slabs. To fix the slab we drill small holes throughout the concrete and inject PolyLEVEL, an expansive polyurethane foam. The foam expands to fill all the gaps and lifts the slab to its original position.

We can fix sunken sidewalks, patios, concrete around pools, etc. PolyLEVEL has many advantages over traditional mudjacking and slabjacking. PolyLEVEL is much lighter than mud slurry. It also cures much faster and is pumped through much smaller holes in the concrete. It is the best way to fix sunken concrete.

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Case Studies From Winston Salem
This Winston Salem, NC residence was built in 2001, with a 17 foot long sidewalk leading up to the front porch. Throughout the years a noticeable two...
Exterior cracking around basement doors and windows were causing these Winston Salem, NC homeowners to worry about their home's foundation. The...
The sidewalk outside of the WBFJ radio station in Winston Salem, NC had been sinking for years. The middle of the sidewalk had settled so severely,...
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Tar Heel Basement Systems, Northwest North Carolina's "All Things Basementy" contractor will be the "guardian angel" for 50 children this holiday season. As part of the company's Pay It Forward Initiative, the THBS team has erected their 2016 ANGEL TREE and partnered with the Potter's House FRC of Winston Salem to provide holiday presents to 50 children in need.... [Read more]
Tar Heel Basement Systems makes the Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.... [Read more]
Each year Tar Heel Basement Systems selects a local organization focused on the education and development of our youth, and we donate hundreds of school supplies to their cause. This year, we have selected Forsyth Family Services to be the recipient of our team's generous donations. Family Services has been promoting school readiness of children ages 3 to 5 years old from low-income families since 1965.... [Read more]
Job Stories From Winston Salem, NC
Triple The Crawl Space Protection in Winston Salem, NC

Avoiding the crawl space is anyway possible was typical for the Winston Salem, NC homeowners. Suddenly becoming aware of just how bad the space below their feet had gotten, they were worried. Falling insulation, water intrusion and moisture. Wanting to create a healthy space that would benefit the overall health of the home, Mr. Fleming called Tar Heel Basement Systems. 

Installing an interior piping system that would collect intruding water was the first step. The water is then channeled into the TripleSafe sump pump where it is safely pumped out of the crawl space and away from the home. Lastly the team needed to ensure the home above would remain safe from ground water moisture and humidity. This was achieved by installing the 20mil Encapsulation System along the entire crawl space floor, walls and each pier. The homeowners no longer fear entering their crawl space and are happy to have a health home! 

Winston Salem, NC- Crawl Space Becomes Energy Saving

The Winston Salem, NC homeowners were experiencing cold floors during the winter months and increasing energy bills. After living in the home for more than two decades, they decided to make an investment that would pay for itself by saving on their energy bills during all seasons.

Tar Heel Basement Systems installed the CleanSpace Encapsulation System with SilverGlo wall insulation throughout the entire crawl space, eliminating ground and outside moisture while reflecting heat back into the crawl space.  By also installing the self-draining Aprilaire dehumidifier the homeowners will never have to worry about mold growth or musty smells.

Sinking Sidewalk Raised in Winston Salem, NC

Tar Heel Basement Systems restored the sinking sidewalk at this Winston Salem, NC home using PolyLEVEL. Penny-sized holes were drilled every few feet along the sidewalk allowing for the light weight, high-density polyurethane foam to be injected beneath the slab. The failing soil was compressed allowing the void beneath the slab to be filled and raising the sinking slab two inches to the proper height. 

The Winston Salem homeowners now have a level and safe sidewalk for many years to come thanks to the power of PolyLEVEL. Don't replace it, RAISE it! 

Winston Salem, NC- Foundation Stabilized Using Push Piers

Tar Heel Basement Systems was able to stabilize this Winston Salem, NC home that was suffering from foundation settlement due to poorly compacted fill soil. Over time the soil has become loose allowing for the home to settle in some areas. Large cracks around the exterior of the basement doors and windows were visible from the settlement.

The Push Pier System, installed along the exterior of the home provided immediately stabilization for the home. The foundation team was able to transfer the weight of the home onto the Push Piers after the system reached stable soil levels.

Winston Salem, NC- Basement Now Dry and Bright

Tar Heel Basement Systems installed the patented WaterGuard System along the entire basement perimeter to manage the water intrusion problem they were having. Once the WaterGuard collects the intruding water, the TripleSafe sump pump, removes the water from the basement and safely away from the home. The block walls were covered using the BrightWall Panels, giving a fresh look to the basement without harboring mold growth in the future. This Winston Salem, NC home has a permanently dry basement.

Winston Salem, NC - Water Logged Crawl Space Turned Into Dry Environment

The thin 6mil vapor barrier could not prevent water intruding throughout the crawl space after heavy rains. After several attempts of pumping out the water themselves, the homeowners called Tar Heel Basement Systems for a professional solution.

Tar Heel Basement Systems installed the interior perimeter drainage system called, SmartPipe and SmartSump sump pump to keep water out of the crawl space and away from the home. The thin 6mil vapor barrier was replaced with the 20mil CleanSpace Encapsulation System, completely separating the home from the earth below. The crawl space is now clean and dry!

Winston Salem, NC - Nasty Crawl Space Made Healthy and Clean

Tar Heel Basement Systems transformed this nasty crawl space storage area into a bright and healthy conditioned area. The crew installed the 20mil CleanSpace Encapsulation System along the crawlspace floor, walls and piers to ensure the home above was completely separated from the exposed earth. The Aprilaire self-draining dehumidifier was installed to keep humidity levels low and prevent active mold growth.

Winston Salem Basement Receives Full Perimeter WaterGuard Systems

The basement under this Winston Salem, NC home was entirely underground. Each of the walls showed signs of water intrusion during very heavy rains. 

Tar Heel Basement Systems installed the full perimeter WaterGuard drainage system and (2) two SuperSump sump pumps to manage the moisture intrusion and prevent any further damage to the basement through moisture.

Winston Salem, NC - Crawl Space Sealed with CleanSpace

The damp, dirt floor crawl space at this Winston Salem, NC residence was transformed into a dry and conditioned area below the living area of the home. Tar Heel Basement Systems installed the CleanSpace Encapsulation System to create a healthy home from the ground up. 

Winston Salem, NC - Concrete Slab Driveway Settlement

Tar Heel Basement Systems was able to transform this Winston Salem, NC homeowner’s sunken slab back to its original height. The slab driveway had sunk (3) three inches in front of the garage area. The Poly Team was able to inject polyurethane waterproof foam underneath the slab allowing it to rise slowly to its original position. This homeowner is excited their driveway has been restored with no disruption to the property!

Winston Salem, NC - Wall Supported by PowerBraces

This Winston Salem, NC homeowner was experiencing a bowing wall. Fiber strips had already been installed by another company but were failing due to the amount of pressure the intruding water was putting on the wall.

The Tar Heel Foundation Trew was able to stabilize the bowing wall by installing (12) twelve patented PowerBraces. The heavy duty PowerBraces are zinc coated and will not corrode over the coming years. This homeowner is ecstatic to have a stabalized wall thanks to Tar Heel Basement Systems.

Winston Salem, NC - Concrete Patio Restored

This Winston Salem, NC homeowner had concerns with her back patio. A large crack that had caused one side to settle 1 (one) inch was causing a problem with keeping her patio furniture level. She called Tar Heel Basement Systems to correct her problem.

The PolyLevel Team was able to stop the settlement and lift the slab to its original position. This Triad homeowner is very happy with her results area thanks to Tar Heel Basement Systems!

Winston Salem, NC - Slab Porch Lift

This Winston Salem, NC homeowner had a slab front porch that had settled more than an inch and a half, creating a major safety hazard. They called Tar Heel Basement Systems for a solution.

The Tar Heel Poly Team injected PolyLEVEL under the slab to lift and restore the slab to its original level. Now, this Western Triad homeowner can now enjoy relaxing, long sits on their front porch, thanks to Tar Heel Basement Systems!

Basement Window Troubles Resolved in Winston Salem

Susan P. of Winston Salem, NC was having trouble making her basement energy efficient. After seeing information online, she decided to give Tar Heel Basement Systems a call.

Tar Heel Basement Systems installed the EverLast Basement Window. The Everlast Window is made of vinyl so that it won't rust, rot or ever need to be painted. Unlike her original basement window that only had one pane, the EverLast Window has two panes and comes with weather stripping to keep outside elements out of her basement.

She is now happy that her basement has become more energy efficient and has gotten a cosmetic transformation at the same time!

Winston Salem, NC Crawl Space Waterproofing

Helen M. of Winston Salem, NC was having water intrusion, exposed soil and efflorescence in her walk-in crawl space. She called Tar Heel Basement Systems for a professional, permanent solution.

Tar Heel Basement Systems installed Ez-Flo drainage pipe around the perimeter of the crawl space, allowing the water to drain to the SmartSump sump pump that was also installed. The installation crew then installed the CleanSpace 20 mil. liner throughout the crawl space floor, walls and piers to create an air tight seal. The last step was sealing the crawl space vents to prevent outside air from entering the crawl space.

Helen M. is very excited about the work that was performed at her home and how healthy her crawl space has become thanks to Tar Heel Basement Systems!

Winston Salem, NC - Basement Stabilization and Waterproofing

Mrs. West's home that was built in the 1960's was showing signs of settlement and moisture in the unfinished basement. There were visible vertical, horizontal and stair-step cracks on 3 of 4 basement walls and seepage through the walls after heavy downpours. She wanted to take action and fix all of her concerns; she turned to Tar Heel Basement Systems for professional help.

Mrs. West gave Tar Heel Basement Systems a call and an appointment was set for Danny Harrell to asses her basement's concerns. Danny relied on two installation crews to complete execute his design of stabilizing her basement walls while eliminating the basement moisture problem. The first crew began the stabilization process by installing 12 CarbonArmor strips along two of the basement walls and 3 PowerBraces along the bowing wall. The waterproofing crew began the installation of the WaterGuard drainage system along the entire perimeter of the basement and TripleSafe sump pump system that will automatically pump water outside and water away from the home. BrightWall paneling system was then installed along all 4 basement walls, giving the basement a bright, white look.

This Winston Salem, NC basement has now been transformed from scary to beautiful and Mrs. West now has a permanently dry basement with no structural concerns thanks to Tar Heel Basement Systems!

Dugout Crawl Space Gets Some TLC in Western Winston Salem, NC

Mr. Cendella's wife was having allergy problems and they were running a household dehumidifer constantly in the living area of their home. Mr. Cendella attempted to fix the concerns in the cellar himself by remediating the mold, installing new fiberglass insulation and a 6mil. vapor barrier, and a sump pump. They were still dealing with returning mold and water intrusion in their dugout crawl space. Mr. Cendella was in need of professional advice and called Tar Heel Basement Systems.

System Design Specialist, Craig Sechrist, completed a full inspection of the dugout crawl space and provided Mr. Cendella with a permanent solution. 

Tar Heel Basement Systems installation crew was able to restore Mr. Cendella's crawl space by following the four steps to a healthy crawl space. First the crew had to fix the water intrusion problem by removing the old, useless sump pump and installating the SmartSump sump pump. Secondly, the crew isolated the house from the earth by laying down an antimicorbial liner called CleanSpace. Thirdly, the crew sealed all crawl space vents and other outside air leaks. Lastly, the installation crew installed the SaniDry CX dehumidifier to condition the crawl space air.

Tar Heel Basement Systems was able to eliminate Mr. Cendella's worry and leave his crawl space healthy, mold free and energy efficient!

Muddy and Moldy Crawlspace Drained, Insulated and Sealed

This homeowner in Winston-Salem first called Tar Heel Basement Systems in 2011 for a basement waterproofing system and was so satisfied with the work that she called us back to work on her crawlspace. When Bobby Luttrell arrived to take a look, he found pooling water, high humidity, damaged plastic and insulation as well as mold growth. He recommended a complete sealing and insulating system with CleanSpace vapor barrier and SilverGlo wall insulation. He also installed an EZ Flow drain system and a Super Sump sump pump to drain any infiltrating water out of the home. The homeowner was very pleased with the results and now knows that both her basement and crawlspace are moisture free and healthy.

Exterior Foundation Cracks Sealed in Winston-Salem, NC

Marlene E. had noticed exterior stair-step cracks in her brick foundation. Additionally there were gaps around the window frame due to the back right corner of the home settling more than an inch. She was concerned that the problem was worsening and wanted to have it fixed as soon as possible. 

Tar Heel's systems design specialist Sam Agnew inspected the foundation issues and offered Marlene a solution for the repair. He recommended the installation of Foundation Supportworks push pier system to lift and stabilize the portion of the home that had settled.

Foreman Josh Watson and his crew were able to install, lift and stabilize Marlene's foundation in just one day. With 4 push piers, the home was lifted to instantly seal the 1/2 inch crack in the brick wall and close the window gap. After the work was done, the property was cleaned up and restored to its original condition.

Marlene E. was so pleased with Josh Watson and his crew. Due to her difficulty walking, Josh spent time taking pictures and videos to show to her inside the house while the work was taking place. She felt very involved, in control, and thankful for such a great crew.

Foundation Settling Threatened Winston-Salem Homeowner: Slab Piers Saves it!

Lisa D. became worried when she noticed signs that her foundation was settling. Worried about the long-term consequences of the structural issues, Lisa contacted Tar Heel Basement System after coming across an ad in her local newspaper.

Tar Heel sent foundation specialist William Blake to Lisa’s Winston-Salem home. After evaluating the outside of her home, William concluded that Lisa’s foundation had in fact fallen victim to foundation settlement. He explained that the installation of slab pier systems would effectively fix her settlement issues. Slab piers are long steel piers that are installed under the slabs that are settling. These piers are driven deep into the earth in soil that not only can support the homeowner’s home, but also lift the once-settled slabs back to their appropriate level.

Lisa agreed to William’s recommendations and had the slab pier system installed.  Primary foreman Josh Watson and his crew were called in to complete the installation process.  With the slab piers successfully installed, Lisa can now live peacefully knowing that the days of tripping hazards and not being able to properly close doors are over.

Radon Mitigation was a No-Brainer for this Winston Salem, NC Homeowner

Radon is no laughing matter, causing more than 21,000 lung cancer-related deaths a year, radon should never be overlooked.  When Greta F. found her home had elevated levels of radon, she knew she needed to call in an expert to lower the radon levels, or risk putting her life in jeopardy.  After being referred to Tar Heel Basement Systems, Greta gave them a call to come out to evaluate her home.

That same week, Greta was met by radon specialist Adam Hill who came to evaluate her radon levels.  After the evaluation, Adam recommended that the homeowner install a radon fan. Along with the combination of PVC and a PVC exhaust cap, these solutions would effectively and efficiently suck up the radon and exhaust it out of the home with no threat to her well being!

Adam Hill and his crew returned to install the radon prevention products.  After installation of the radon mitigation system, radon should no longer be a source of stress in Greta’s home.  With radon causing more deaths per year than drunk driving, radon mitigation should be a no-brainer. Call Tar Heel Basement Systems for your free estimate today!

TripleSafe Sump Pump Provides Guaranteed Protection for Winston-Salem Basement

Winston-Salem homeowner Beverly S. found herself in a predicament when her basement starting to flood with water.  Beverly knew she had to react quickly! After noticing a commercial advertisement by Tar Heel Basement Systems on television, Beverly decided to call them up to come out and inspect her basement.

Beverly was soon met by waterproofing specialist Kent Dunn, who provided recommendations on products that Beverly should consider to save her basement.  Kent recommended the installation of the patented TripleSafe sump pump.  The TripleSafe is just like it’s name suggests, with the addition of a second pump and a battery backup pump, the TripleSafe is an ideal sump pump for maximum protection.  Kent also recommended installing the WaterGuard XL drainage system as well.   

With the repairs agreed upon, primary foreman Josh Watson and his crew were called in to install the products.  After a quick, one-day installation process, Beverly’s basement was ready for any rainstorm that hits it, thanks to the professionals at Tar Heel Basement Systems!

Work Requests From Winston Salem, NC
Lyndhurst Ave in Winston Salem
I have leaking in my basement and need a sump pump installed
Sewanee Drive in Winston Salem
Waterproofing the basement/foundation
Dallas Drive in Winston Salem
There is water leaking into my basement and I'm fairly certain that it's a combination of no waterproofing on the foundation wall and fill on the outside not graded correctly. I need to find out the best long term/permanent solution, as my basement has already flooded twice and I can't afford for it to happen again. Thank you!!!!
Crestridge Lane in Winston Salem
We have a leak in our crawl space and we are wondering where it is coming from and how much it would cost to fix.
Kirklees Rd in Winston Salem
I have a storage room that has water infiltration from ground water between the slab and basement foundation wall. The water is actively leaking in today so I'd like a quote on avoiding this in the future.
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