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SettleStop™ IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks 

In North Carolina, homeowners often deal with the nuisance of uneven, bouncy, and sagging floors, usually due to inadequate crawl space structures. These issues can threaten your home’s structural integrity and lead to more serious concerns. 

Tar Heel Basement Systems understands the frustration and risks associated with these problems. We are dedicated to repairing crawl space issues through the use of our superior repair systems. Our SettleStop™ IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks are specifically designed to provide the additional support your floor joists need, ensuring a solid foundation for your home. 

On this page, you’ll learn how this groundbreaking solution can enhance your home and why Tar Heel Basement Systems is the authority in crawl space repair across North Carolina. 

The Mechanics of IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks 

IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks represent a leading-edge solution for structural issues manifesting as sagging or uneven floors. 

These heavy-duty steel supports are precisely positioned underneath floor joists and firmly connected to the structural beams above, providing exceptional stability and reinforcement to the affected flooring areas. 

With an impressive load capacity of over 24,000 lbs. per jack, the IntelliJack™ system ensures that your floors are solidly reinforced, removing inconsistencies and giving you a level surface to walk on. The system has been rigorously tested and adheres to the highest safety standards in the industry. 

Unique for their adjustability, these crawl space jacks allow for exact alignment and continuous stability, essential for maintaining the structural integrity of your home for the long haul. 

Tar Heel Basement Systems offers a thorough solution that goes beyond mere temporary fixes, ensuring the safety and durability of your home’s structure. 

Recognizing the Need for Crawl Space Jacks 

Be aware of these signals that your home might require crawl space support: 

  • Sounds of creaking from floors 
  • Doors and windows that jam or don’t close properly 
  • Cracks appearing in drywall 
  • The outer appearance of the house showing sagging areas 
  • Increased indoor humidity levels 
  • Persistent musty odors originating from the crawl space 

These symptoms are indicative of structural weakness and call for prompt action to prevent further damage and uphold the safety and comfort of your living space. 

The Importance of Crawl Space Repair 

Ignoring the warning signs of sagging and bouncy floors can lead to severe structural problems, escalating repair expenses, and potential safety risks. 

Avoid temporary solutions that don’t get to the root of the problem. Trust the professionals at Tar Heel Basement Systems, who are equipped with the necessary expertise, tools, and safety equipment for proper crawl space repair. 

The IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jack system is a proactive approach that resolves these issues quickly and effectively, preventing future damage and securing the longevity of your home’s structure. 

With Tar Heel Basement Systems, you receive more than just a repair; you get a comprehensive strategy to ensure the stability and safety of your entire home. 

Benefits of Crawl Space Jacks 

Opting for crawl space repair with IntelliJack™ via Tar Heel Basement Systems brings you many benefits: 

  • Reinforced Structural Support: IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks bolster your home’s foundation, providing unmatched support. 
  • Minimized Floor Movement: By reinforcing the joists, our jacks reduce the vibrations and squeaks caused by walking. 
  • Corrective Floor Potential: These jacks not only stabilize but can also rectify and potentially elevate sinking floors. 
  • Future Damage Prevention: Stabilizing the floor joists prevents additional issues from emerging. 
  • Sturdy and Lasting: The steel construction of the IntelliJack™ system ensures a durable solution to your structural problems. 

Choosing Tar Heel Basement Systems for your crawl space repair needs means selecting a quality-driven solution and service, ensuring that you get the most out of these crawl space jacks. 

Tar Heel Basement Systems’ IntelliJack™ Installation Process 

Our process for installing IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jacks involves: 

  • Conducting a comprehensive inspection to ascertain the best jack placement. 
  • Digging precise holes at strategic points within the crawl space. 
  • Installing the base footing and surrounding it with engineered fill for a firm base. 
  • Cutting steel tubes tailored to the height of your crawl space. 
  • Assembling the jack components with the steel tubes. 
  • Securing the complete unit to the footing and the beam or floor joist above. 
  • Adjusting the jacks for optimal stabilization and, if necessary, lifting the floor. 
  • Planning for routine maintenance checks to preserve the performance of the jacks. 

By opting for Tar Heel Basement Systems, you’re assured of a detailed and expert installation, ensuring that your North Carolina home stands on a solid foundation. 

Why Tar Heel Basement Systems’ IntelliJack™ Is Ideal for Your Home 

The IntelliJack™ system provided by Tar Heel Basement Systems is synonymous with superior structural reinforcement, safeguarding the longevity and stability of your home. Our jacks are superior due to: 

  • Their high load-bearing capacity, capable of supporting a significant 24,000 pounds each. 
  • The adjustable design enables precise customization to your home’s structural needs, ensuring lasting support. 
  • The durable steel construction ensures that the jacks will withstand the test of time and elements. 
  • The IntelliJack™ system has passed extensive testing and certifications, meeting rigorous industry standards. 
  • When combined with Tar Heel Basement Systems’ full range of services, these jacks form part of a holistic strategy for floor stabilization and maintenance. 

Contact Tar Heel Basement Systems for Your Crawl Space Repair Needs 

Don’t overlook sagging floors; they’re a clear sign of more profound structural issues that need immediate attention. Tar Heel Basement Systems is here to offer the IntelliJack™ Crawl Space Jack system, ensuring the stability and integrity of your home’s structure. 

Take action before the problem worsens. Reach out for a free inspection and begin the journey to secure your home’s foundation. Our team is committed to providing guidance and support every step of the way. 


The price will depend on the condition of the crawl space, the scale of the installation project, and any additional repairs that may be needed. Tar Heel Basement Systems prioritizes your budget and your home’s safety, offering free inspections, no-obligation estimates, transparent pricing, and various financing options.

The time required can vary depending on the damage severity, crawl space size, and any additional work that’s needed. Typically, the installation of IntelliJack™ can be completed within one to two days. Our team aims to work swiftly and effectively, causing minimal disruption to your home life. A specific timeline will be outlined during your free inspection with a Tar Heel Basement Systems specialist.

Absolutely, our jacks are designed for height adjustment even after the installation is complete. The professionals at Tar Heel Basement Systems have the appropriate equipment and expertise to safely make these adjustments. Our annual maintenance service includes routine inspections and any needed adjustments to the jacks. Contact us for more information.

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Fayetteville, NC 28311

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Greensboro, NC 27405

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Raleigh, NC 27609

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Leland, NC 28451

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Winston-Salem, NC 27103