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Foundation Repair in Chapel Hill, NC

Don’t let foundation damage like cracking walls or uneven floors negatively impact your home and family any longer. Professionals at Tar Heel have the solutions your home needs to ensure its longevity.

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Research Triangle Local Office

Tar Heel Basement Systems

3333 Air Park Road
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
(984) 255-7529

208 Millbrook Rd. Suite C
Raleigh, NC 27609


Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 7 am – 11 pm
Saturday: 8 am – 11 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 11 pm

Servicing Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Greensboro, Wake Forest & Wilmington

Foundation Repair in Chapel Hill, NC

Your Chapel Hill, NC, house is only as sturdy as the foundation it was built upon. If your foundation is damaged, the rest of your home will also suffer. So, it is important not to discount problems like wall cracks and uneven floors, but to instead act quickly to have them professionally inspected and repaired. 

Tar Heel Basement Systems has provided award-winning service and solutions to Chapel Hill homeowners for 20 years, and we are excited to help you, as well. We know exactly how the Research Triangle’s wet weather and unstable soil affects homes and their foundations, as well as how to put your foundation back on solid ground with reliable permanent solutions. 

The Tar Heel Basement Systems Process

Schedule Free Inspection

One of our contact center representatives will reach out to you to determine your problem and set the best time for one of our certified field inspectors to visit your home.

Consult with Our Certified Inspector

Our certified field inspector will visit your home to observe the problems in your home and inspect other areas of your home that may have been impacted.

Installation of Customized Solutions

Our professional production crew installs patented, American-made solutions in each home with care and strives to leave the area better than we found it.

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Foundation Problem Signs in Chapel Hill

Foundation damage typically shows itself in the form of various visible problem signs. Floor cracks, wall cracks, cracking bricks, cracking and leaning chimneys, bowing walls, jamming windows and doors, sagging floors, and drywall nail pops are common symptoms you will spot throughout your Chapel Hill home. Staying alert to these issues is key, as quickly catching them and having them professionally repaired allows effective, affordable solutions to be used. Otherwise, these issues will grow in severity, danger, and cost the longer they continue. 

Causes of Foundation Damage in Chapel Hill

Many factors contribute to foundation damage, but Chapel Hill’s soil and weather are the sources of most of these causes. Chapel Hill is humid and wet, and most of the area’s 46 inches of annual rain falls during muggy summer months. This water keeps the soil saturated, but droughts often affect the area, as well. Chapel Hill has a mix of clay and sandy soil with varied drainage properties. Sand usually drains well, but if it is too well-drained and dry, it will shrink and leave behind voids the foundation can settle into. Areas with more clay will experience hydrostatic pressure as the soil expands when it is oversaturated. Your yard also may have trees with aggressive roots that move through and shift the soil. Any unstable soil will not properly support your foundation, and it will begin to suffer damage.

Foundation Repair Solutions in Chapel Hill

Foundation repair is unique to each Chapel Hill home, as every house is different and has its own unique repair needs. All the foundation repair solutions we offer are tailored to meet those exact needs. They are also made in the United States and carry nationally backed, long-term, transferrable warranties. If your foundation is settling, we use pier systems – push piers, helical piers, or slab piers – to stabilize and help lift it. Crawl space supports function similarly to repair sagging floors and floor joists. Basements aren’t as common, but if you have cracking and bowing basement walls, carbon fiber straps will reinforce them, and wall anchors or wall beams can help restore them.

Why Choose Tar Heel Basement Systems?

Keeping your foundation structurally sound is important for your Chapel Hill home’s safety and value, as well as your family’s well-being. To address foundation damage once and for all, trust the expertise and nationally recognized service and solutions offered by our experienced team at Tar Heel Basement Systems. 

During our 20 years in business, we have received awards from Angi, Home Advisor, and the Better Business Bureau, as well as glowing reviews from thousands of satisfied Chapel Hill homeowners. You can experience our excellent customer service and trusted repairs for yourself. Simply contact us to book your free foundation inspection and repair estimate. 

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Reviews from our Local Customers

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I hired Tarheel Basement Systems to do a crawlspace encapsulation on a property that I am renovating and preparing for the market. I could…

I hired Tarheel Basement Systems to do a crawlspace encapsulation on a property that I am renovating and preparing for the market. I could not have been more pleased with their level of professionalism and workmanship. The entire experience was positive, starting with my sales person Nathan Seeley, and including our on-site crew of Jaylan, Daniel and McKai. I would highly recommend this company for foundation and crawlspace work. 👍🏻👍🏻

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The the professional manner in which every part of the team approached the job at hand was far above my expectations. The Foreman, Shane…

The the professional manner in which every part of the team approached the job at hand was far above my expectations. The Foreman, Shane English introduced his team Evan Boswell and Jaziah Christ to me. They were courteous, hard working, kept the job site clean and organized. They were very timely arriving at job site. No waiting on my part. They ask me several times if I had any questions. And they placed items back where they needed to be. I have several other projects in mind for Tarheel Basement Solutions. I would not hesitate to recommend them for your projects.

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The service performed was encapsulation to my home crawl space. This crew Nick Perfetti,Jabril McDougald and Grace Holderby are a great…

The service performed was encapsulation to my home crawl space. This crew Nick Perfetti,Jabril McDougald and Grace Holderby are a great team and their work is incredible and professionally done and complete.All points of installation was performed as previously discussed.I am 100% satisfied with this project.

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Just had Tar Heel in Raleigh come out to do some repairs ony foundation. Eric, Q. /Blake, L./Raymundo, M. were fantastic! They went far and …

Just had Tar Heel in Raleigh come out to do some repairs ony foundation. Eric, Q. /Blake, L./Raymundo, M. were fantastic! They went far and above with me, answering all my questions and making sure the work was perfect both below and in my home. They were kind and patient with me and made sure I undersood everything that would happen before and walked me through all the repairs after it was done. Thank you guys! Highly recommend!

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After an annual maintenance service of our crawl space encapsulation and at the suggestion of Grant we decided to move forward with a plan…

After an annual maintenance service of our crawl space encapsulation and at the suggestion of Grant we decided to move forward with a plan to stabilize an area of our foundation that was weakened for some time. Tyree and Christian came out two days later to install beams and jacks to secure that part of the foundation. Tyree explained everything that was going to happen, what it would do to stabilize the foundation, and how long it would take. Everything went very smoothly and I went into the crawlspace to inspect the work and learn how the system would add support to the foundation. Tyree explained in terms I could understand. Both men were professional and finished in the time they laid out. This is my second experience with Tar Heel and both went well.

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Roswin S. & Justin H. did an excellent job. They were skilled and efficient. We are happy with the result.

Roswin S. & Justin H. did an excellent job. They were skilled and efficient. We are happy with the result.

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Excellent work. A high quality job by James, Keron and the crew. They were polite, professional, responsive to our questions and concerns.

Excellent work. A high quality job by James, Keron and the crew. They were polite, professional, responsive to our questions and concerns.

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They encapsulated the crawl space and installed a dehumidifier. Looks great. The guys, Nyles R., Tyree M., and Christian M. did a great job.

They encapsulated the crawl space and installed a dehumidifier. Looks great. The guys, Nyles R., Tyree M., and Christian M. did a great job.

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Cameron and Mekhi did a great job of installing a crawl drain and sump pump. They arrived on time, worked diligently, and completed the…

Cameron and Mekhi did a great job of installing a crawl drain and sump pump. They arrived on time, worked diligently, and completed the job sooner than was expected. All the while they answered my questions and provided a complete walk (crawl) through at the end. They were courteous and tried very hard to be sure I was pleased with the work. Excellent work by both of them!

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From the time I called to request an initial revie, until the work was completed, this process was professional and convenient. Zack came…

From the time I called to request an initial revie, until the work was completed, this process was professional and convenient. Zack came and crawled around in the very tight crawl space during the initial examination and then scoped the work and cost same day with me. John C and Brian C were the service representatives performing the installation of the membrane and foam board over a two day process. These guys worked so hard and kept me informed on status the whole way. I gave 5 stars because I've had lots of service jobs performed at my home and this team and the work done exceeded my expectations.

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Good work and communication from Josue M and Tito C.

Good work and communication from Josue M and Tito C.

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From the time I chose Tar Heel Basement Systems, the communication was excellent and everything went smooth. Nick and Devon were very…

From the time I chose Tar Heel Basement Systems, the communication was excellent and everything went smooth. Nick and Devon were very professional and did a great job stabilizing the foundation, cleaning up and making sure we were satisfied with the outcome. I would definitely recommend Tar Heel Basement Systems and their crew!

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Amazing work very professional.

Amazing work very professional.

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This guy's did a great job thank you so much

This guy's did a great job thank you so much

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Josue “Daniel” Morales and Tito Chahine just completed installation in our crawlspace of a commercial grade dehumidifier. They were very…

Josue “Daniel” Morales and Tito Chahine just completed installation in our crawlspace of a commercial grade dehumidifier. They were very responsive to our questions and impressed us as highly informed. Their skills were evident in the finished project. True professionals with wonderful personalities. Excellent company ambassadors…

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I contracted to Tar Heel Basement Systems to insulate my crawl space and install a dehumidifier.Nyles Robinson, Daniel Jones, and Tyree…

I contracted to Tar Heel Basement Systems to insulate my crawl space and install a dehumidifier.Nyles Robinson, Daniel Jones, and Tyree McKinnie arrived at my home on-time. Nyles patiently walked me through the crawl space insulation installation process and answered my questions.He and the team promptly got to work and kept me informed along the way. The team kept a clean workspace and conducted themselves professionally and courteously. Nyles and team completed the job on-time and with high quality. Nyles reviewed the work they had done with me, and provided pictures of the work.Nyles, Daniel, and Tyree showed me the utmost respect.

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Jabril and Jalynn did a crawlspace encapsulation and installed a dehumidifier. It looks great and was done quickly and efficiently.

Jabril and Jalynn did a crawlspace encapsulation and installed a dehumidifier. It looks great and was done quickly and efficiently.

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The team of Donald Jones, James White, and Devon Vereen did an exceptional job with the encapsulation of our crawl space. They explained…

The team of Donald Jones, James White, and Devon Vereen did an exceptional job with the encapsulation of our crawl space. They explained what they were doing, explained what was needed to be done, and worked hard to get it done and clean up after! Highly recommend.

TarHeel Basement Systems Service Map

Our Locations

Fayetteville Location

3400 Walsh Pky, Suite 220
Fayetteville, NC 28311

Greensboro Location

611 Summit Ave, Suite 5
Greensboro, NC 27405

North Raleigh

208 Millbrook Rd. Suite C
Raleigh, NC 27609

Raleigh / Durham / Chapel Hill Location

3333 Air Park Road
Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Wilmington Location

2155 Enterprise Dr. NE
Leland, NC 28451

Winston-salem / High Point Location

2910 Griffith Rd
Winston-Salem, NC 27103