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Bowing Foundation Wall in La Crescent, MN

Bowing Foundation Wall in La Crescent, MN

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Bowing Foundation Wall in La Crescent, MN Bowing Foundation Wall in La Crescent, MN

Larry M. in La Crescent, MN had a bowing foundation wall in his basement. He was concerned that his wall was no longer stable and that it was putting pressure on the foundation of the home. He knew how expensive it can be to replace and entire foundation, so he decided he needed to have a professional take a look and see what his options were. One of our Design Specialists, Rick Weber, went onsite to give him a free estimate. Rick recommended installing 5 Geo-Lock wall anchors on Larry's bowing foundation wall. 

Larry was pleased to discover that our wall anchors are backed by a lifetime warranty, which made him comfortable having them installed. Larry could already see the difference in stability of that wall once the anchors were tightened. Larry now has peace of mind knowing his wall has been permanently been secured and stabilized.

If you have a bowing or cracked wall, contact us for your free estimate!

La Crescent, MN Basement Gets Waterproofed

La Crescent, MN Basement Gets Waterproofed

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La Crescent, MN Basement Gets Waterproofed La Crescent, MN Basement Gets Waterproofed

Kay H. in La Crescent, MN had water leaking into her basement. She was concerned about the high humidity and the damage it was causing. She saw advertising on one of our vehicles in her area and decided to give us a call. She met with one of our Design Specialists, Rick Weber, who inspected the home and proposed a permanent solution. 

Our Foreman, Matt Zeller, and his production crew began the waterproofing project by first removing the concrete around the perimeter of the basement and installing our WaterGuard drainage system. Then, they installed our recommended TripleSafe sump pump, which is backed by three levels of protection. Any water is now guided through the WaterGuard to the sump pump, and from there, is expelled from the home. Lastly, our SaniDry dehumidifier was put in place to take care of any humidity. Kay was happy with the project and glad her basement is now a dry, clean space. 

Basement Waterproofing in La Crescent, MN

Basement Waterproofing in La Crescent, MN

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Kelly S. in La Crescent, MN contacted American Waterworks after being referred by another contractor. The home had an old sump pump that was unable to keep up with heavy rains and snow melt. She had water leaking into her basement, and she wanted a permanent solution. She met with Pete Wangen, one of our Design Specialists, who worked with Kelly to create a custom plan for her home. 

Our Foreman, Matt Zeller, and his production crew began the project by removing the concrete around the perimeter of the basement and through the  middle of the floor, then laying our WaterGuard drainage system. Next, they hung our CleanSpace vapor barrier along the walls to further protect the space from moisture and mold. Then, they filled back the gaps in the floor with rock before replacing the concrete and cleaning up their work area. Kelly was pleased with the results and glad she made the investment to protect her home. 

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La Crescent foundation repair, concrete leveling & repair company

In addition to our basement expertise, we also excel at foundation repair and concrete leveling. We understand how crucial a foundation is to the integrity of your home, and we know how scary foundation cracks and bowing walls can be. Using a line of foundation repair products designed by structural and geotechnical engineers at Supportworks, we can solve these issues and more when you come to us with your foundation needs.

If concrete slab settlement is affecting your home, American Waterworks provides a selection of innovative concrete repair products including PolyLevel, NexusPro, and SealantPro. The PolyLevel injection is a lightweight polyurethane formula injected beneath your concrete slab. PolyLevel will restore your sunken concrete to its original position with minimal downtime. PolyLevel can lift and level your driveway, pool deck, sidewalk, garage floor, sunken concrete steps, and more!

NexusPro is a durable binding agent used to repair cracked concrete slabs on your La Crescent property. SealantPro seals concrete driveways and pool decks, restoring quality and protecting against UV, weather, oil and water damage for 3 to 5 times longer than other concrete sealants. Repair your concrete and seal in quality with our concrete protection system.

Our services in La Crescent, MN:

  • Basement waterproofing
  • Foundation repair
  • Crawl space repair
  • Concrete leveling and lifting
  • Commercial foundations
  • Radon gas mitigation

Are you concerned about water in your basement or crawl space, or cracks in your foundation or concrete slabs? American Waterworks is your local expert in all of these services and more. We offer free estimates to all of our customers in La Crescent, MN, and throughout the surrounding areas. Schedule yours today!

La Crescent, Minnesota's basement waterproofing experts

With many years of experience and access to the industry's best products, American Waterworks is here to serve all of your La Crescent home's basement waterproofing and crawl space encapsulation needs. We are a local, family-owned company dedicated to offering the best to our customers. If you have water in your basement or crawl space, you've come to the right place!

As a member of Basement Systems and CleanSpace, we use products designed to thrive in basement and crawl space environments. High-volume sump pumps, efficient dehumidifiers, complete drainage systems, and inorganic wall options are just some of the basement waterproofing products we have to offer. We'll leave you with a clean, dry basement space that you can make the most out of.

If you have a wet crawl space that's being affected by the elements, we offer crawl space encapsulation using an effective crawl space vapor barrier system. We also use crawl space versions of basement products, like sump pumps and dehumidifiers! Ultimately, a dry basement or crawl space will prevent mold, rot, allergies, and structural decay.

Professional radon testing & radon mitigation services offered in La Crescent, MN

Keep your home protected from all possible threats, visible and invisible, with help from American Waterworks. Radon is an odorless and colorless gas that can infiltrate your home and cause serious health issues for your family. We specialize in radon testing and radon mitigation services to protect your home from a virtually undetectable threat. As a National Radon Defense network member, our team can detect and eliminate traces of radon from your home with exclusive products and technology.

Protect your home from an unknown threat with help from the radon experts at American Waterworks. Schedule a free estimate for any of our radon services today in La Crescent, MN.

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Barbara T. in La Crescent, MN had water leaking into her basement that ruined her walls and carpet. She needed to find a long-term solution to...
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High Radon Gas Levels in La Crescent

According to the World Health Organization, radon causes 15% of the world's lung cancer cases and kills 20,000 people each year. David B. in La Crescent, MN learned about the dangers of radon, so he chose to have his home tested by American Waterworks. The test results showed a radon level of 5.5 pCi/L. The EPA recommends that homeowners take action when radon levels are at 4pCi/L or higher, so American Waterworks took the time to walk David through the radon mitigation installation process and answer any of his questions. David did not want to compromise his family's health any longer, so he chose to have our radon mitigation system installed.

Our crew drilled a hole through the floor in the basement to insert a PVC pipe and create a suction point for the radon gas. Then the gas is vented through the pipe and out of the home. A fan is also installed at the top of the PVC pipe where the gas is vented out to ensure that the gas is pushed away from the home. After the radon mitigation system was installed, we tested his radon levels again and the results came back as 0.9pCi/L. David now has peace of mind knowing that he took the necessary steps to protect his family from this dangerous gas.

Work Requests From La Crescent, MN
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Would like to get an estimate to level a section of my steps that has sunken.
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Need a quote for a radon mitigation system along with a sump pump upgrade- new pump, battery backup etc.
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I bought a home about a month ago. The first big rain came last night and it appears there are some leaks in the basement garage. We want to get an expert in the check out the problem. Daric
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Would like to get an estimate on waterproofing my basement.
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We bought our house on 6/8/18 and had the house checked for radon from the previous homeowner and I did not trust the test accuracy so I finally got around to testing it.
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Settling of sidewalk (tilting) toward foundation of house. Issues with driveway settling toward foundation of house. Water coming in from this area during heavy rains. Need to channel rain water away from house.
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Wet basement
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Need an estimate to level the concrete in our garage and driveway. Would need to secure financing.
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I've run two separate radon tests in our partially finished basement. The results have come back at 4.7 and 5.4 pCi/L. I'd like to schedule an estimate for a mitigation system install. Thank you
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Bowing block foundation wall in the tuck under garage wall section of the house.
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Water came in from the glass block window In my foundation. Removed carpet and paneling and observed many step cracks on wall as well. Although no water appears to be entering from those. Would like it taken care of, desire an estimate and timeline for the repair.
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I have 3 slabs that have sunken an inch or two. 1 slab is in my driveway. The other 2 slabs are on either side of the entrance to the garage.
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Radon concerns
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I have some concrete steps that were poured after conversion to city water. They were poured 7 years ago. These steps are now sinking unevenly.
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Ongoing issues with water in north end of basement. Currently remodeling that area and need an evaluation before new flooring is installed.
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I have done a radon test in my home and the levels are very high.
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I need a quote on a water/foundation issue with a house I am looking to purchase. There are cracks in foundation in basement
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Mu concrete or cement front steps have sunk to the point where the eaves on the roof overhang above my steps leak and the step down from my house to the step is too steep.
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Water getting into basement, concerns about seem where addition to house meets original structure.
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Unlevel garage approach
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