As the Production Field Assistant, John assists with training and supporting the production teams at our Macon location. He also manages his own crew. He takes responsibility for assembling appropriate tools and equipment, assigning tasks to installers, and moving the job toward completion to ensure efficiency and quality. He is also responsible for keeping the customer up-to-date and ensure satisfaction with each job.
At Lowcountry Foundation Repair, we work every day to make our customers and team members happy they chose us. One way we do that is by walking alongside the best in the industry. In John’s words, “Spread love everywhere you go”. We’re thrilled to have John as a part of the Lowcountry Foundation Repair team as we work to redefine our industry.
Jane M. of Summerville, GA was reading the Journal Scene newspaper when she saw a Lowcountry Basement Systems ad for crawl space repair. She read the ad and realized that she had a crawl space problem at her home. Her floors were sagging, soft and felt unstable.
Jane had Lowcountry Basement Systems inspect the crawl space. The inspector recommended installing a SmartJack System to provide proper support to the home. Jane liked the idea of using SmartJacks because they are made of galvanized steel, so they won’t rust.
Jane had the work done and noticed the difference immediately. The sagging, weak floors were no more!
This North Charleston, SC homeowner became concerned about his foundation when he noticed that the pillars in his crawl space were not completely supporting his home. He contacted Lowcountry Basement Systems and we scheduled him for a free appointment with one of our inspectors.
Our inspector suggested that the pillars be replaced with our SmartJacks, a galvanized steel column support that lifts sagging floor joists.
After four days of installation, the foundation was lifted properly back to its original position. The homeowner was thrilled with the outcome!
This Ehrhardt, SC homeowner became concerned about the longevity of his home's foundation when he noticed his floors sagging. He called Lowcountry Basement Systems to schedule a free appointment with one of our inspectors.
Our inspector suggested that he have his foundation lifted back to place with our SmartJack system, a galvanized steel column support that lifts sagging floor joists. The homeowner's floor beams became too weak to stabilize the foundation, so we also replaced the beams with our heavy-duty steel PowerBrace beam.
After two days of installation, the project was complete and the homeowner was more than pleased with the results!
We fix uneven, bouncy, saggy floors all the time. This floor, in Yemassee, SC needed additional foundation support. Our team installed SmartJacks to provide the support needed to the joists, under the subfloor.
The owners of this Port Royal, SC apartment complex had issues with one of their 2-story apartment buildings sinking on one side up to 10 inches! Not being able to rent the apartments closest to the sinking area, causing a loss in income, they researched online and called the experts at Lowcountry Basement Systems to come and look at their foundation issues.
A combination of slab piers, a below-ground galvanized steel solution installed through the garage floors and helical piers, steel piers screwed into the ground around the perimeter of the building, were used to raise the foundation back to level. The combined system is designed to potentially lift slabs and any non-load bearing partition walls that may have settled along with the slab. It did for these building owners, and their building was bought level again. Now the apartments can be rented again!
We can stabilize foundations, and in most cases, lift foundation walls back into place. This home in Statesboro, GA now provides the comfort and safety a home should offer.
This Statesboro. GA homeowner became very concerned about his home's foundation when he noticed that it was sinking badly on one corner of the house. He contacted Lowcountry Basement Systems to receive a free estimate and to learn more about how our company can solve his problem.
Our inspector, Daniel Friesen, suggested that he should have his home's foundation lifted back into place with our Push Pier system. Push Piers permanently stabilize your home’s foundation and in many cases can lift your home back to level.
After two days of installation, the home was lifted back to its original position and the homeowner is now safe from foundation settlement. He is very happy with the final outcome!
This homeowner in Tybee Island, GA had problems after the last hurricane. Her floors started to sag and bounce. Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a Helical Pier System outside her house to support the foundation wall and a SmartJack System in her crawl space to support and level her subfloors.
This home in Milledgeville, GA had walls that were sinking, resulting in unsightly cracks in the foundation. Push piers were installed to lift the walls back into their original position and permanently support the foundation. Our Push Piers permanently stabilize your home’s foundation and in many cases can lift your home back to level.
This front porch in Savannah, GA was sinking. Small hairline cracks appeared, then grew. The cracks were filled but grew again and became a major eyesore for the homeowners.
Lowcountry Basement Systems fixed the sinking front porch in one day by installing galvanized push piers. You can see where we dug into the foundation area of the porch in order to install the piers, that use the grounded leverage to correct sinking issues such as this one.
Thomas G. of Savannah, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems on behalf of Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church. The church was settling into the ground. The main piers in the crawl space were sinking into the ground.
Lowcountry Basement Systems installed five concentric piers in the crawl space to support the beam, replacing the need for the sinking piers. It took the team two days to stabilize the foundation of church. When it was done, all of the church members noticed and were happy to preserve their church.
Bill and Cherie M. of Savannah, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems about their unfinished crawl space. The crawl space smelled musty, some areas showed signs of microbial growth, and there was standing water puddles. Bill and Cherie wanted to fix the problem right the first time, so they called Lowcountry Basement Systems.
Lowcountry Basement Systems sent an inspector to the home and recommended installing a Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation. The system would reduce the humidity and remove the moisture. With the system in place Bill and Cherie noticed their problems were gone in two weeks! They were thrilled!
A sinking foundation, was the cause of stair stepping cracks on this brick house.
This Pooler, GA homeowner started to notice problems with her home's foundation after Hurricane Irma hit in 2017. After the storm, her whole house seemed to have shifted. Her doors were not shutting properly and she noticed a crack in the middle of the foundation. After doing some research online, she decided to call Lowcountry Basement Systems and schedule a free appointment with an inspector.
Lowcountry Basement Systems sent Dan Friesen to Pooler to inspect the foundation. He recognized the same issues that the homeowner pointed out and suggested she have Push Piers installed. Push Piers stabilize your home’s foundation and in many cases can lift your home back to level.Steel pier sections are hydraulically driven through the bracket to bedrock or a stable soil level. Then, the weight of your home is transferred through the piers to the competent soil below, and a lift can be attempted to bring the home back to its original position.
After a few days of hard work from our installers, the Push Piers were installed and the foundation was back to its original level!
Don and Christy B. of Pembroke, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems concerned about their sinking floor and cracking tile throughout the house. The foundation columns in the crawl space were not properly supporting the beam, and joists below the floor, causing the floor to sink, and the tile in the home to crack from the changing shape of the subfloor.
Lowcountry Basement Systems helped Don and Christy by installing a SmartJack System in the crawl space. The galvanized crawl space support columns were installed in one day to stabilize the subfloor. Don and Christy were thrilled with the results and were able to finally fix their tile once and for all!
Dan H. of Gordon, GA was on Facebook one afternoon when he scrolled across an ad for foundation repair. The ad featured Lowcountry Basement Systems’ SmartJack System and showed how uneven floors can be fixed. The uneven floors in the ad reminded Dan of his own foundation issues. He decided to schedule an inspection of his foundation.
Lowcountry Basement Systems was able to help Dan by installing a SmartJack System to properly support his home. After the project was complete, Dan noticed his floor felt stable and secure. He was thrilled with the results!
Ginny G. of Gray, GA had lived in her home for 13 years, and decided it was time to remodel. One of the items on her “to fix list” was the porch. The area between the entrance of the house and the brickwork was lackluster. Ginny didn’t feel like it was a proper entrance and wanted it fixed.
Another contractor recommended Ginny call Lowcountry Basement Systems for help. Lowcountry Basement Systems was able to stabilize the sinking porch and lift the area back to its original height, closing the gap between the brickwork and the door. Ginny was thrilled with the result and proud to show off her home once again.
A home in East Dublin, GA had an unstable foundation causing a large staircase crack to appear on the corner of the home. Thankfully, the homeowners contacted Lowcountry Basement Systems who are experts in foundation repair.
After our a system design specialist of ours inspected the site, it was decided that the best course of action would be to install Helical Push Piers. The push pier system were designed to stabilize homes, and in most cases they can lift foundations back into their original place.
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Teresa N. of Lyons, GA purchased a home with a foundation problem. The floor was not level, it was slanted. Teresa called Lowcountry Basement Systems to get a free quote.
Lowcountry Basement Systems inspected the crawl space foundation and identified the problem. The main beam supporting the home was sagging. That’s why the floor was not level. Lowcountry Basement Systems also noticed the corner of the foundation was sinking. To fix the home, a SmartJack System was installed as well as a Push Pier System.
SmartJacks are custom-cut to height, galvanized steel crawl space support columns. They are capable of supporting loads greater than 60,000 pounds. Those were installed in the crawl space. The Push Pier System was installed on the exterior of the foundation wall to stabilize and lift the footer of the home. The push piers were driven down to load bearing strata where the weight of the home could be transferred to prevent it from ever sinking again.
This homeowner was noticing cracks appearing in the brick walls of his Vidalia, GA home. This was causing the homeowner to worry about the aesthetics of his home. He didn’t want the problem to get worse, or for his neighbors to notice. The homeowner saw an ad on WTOC-TV and called Lowcountry Basement Systems for help.
Galvanized steel SmartJacks, capable of supporting loads up to 60,000 pounds, were first installed in the crawl space to support the main beam and lift the weakened subfloor, then a Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System was installed to seal the crawl space to prevent moisture from returning and weakening the subfloor again. The cracks closed and the homeowner was thrilled!
Ricky D. of Danville, GA was watching tv one night when he saw a Lowcountry Basement Systems ad for foundation repair. Dan owned a home that was built in 1890. The home was moved and needed to be stabilized.
Ricky called Lowcountry Basement Systems for help. The Lowcountry Basement Systems inspector recommended installing two SmartJacks to support the joists in the crawl space. The inspector also recommended installing seven helical piles around one corner of the house.
Ricky decided to have the work done and thrilled with the results from Lowcountry Basement Systems!
Jeremy C. of Forsyth, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems concerned that his home might be settling. The foundation wall had cracked near the crawl space vents. Lowcountry Basement Systems was able to help Jeremy by stabilizing the foundation with a Push Pier System.
Four push piers were installed around the foundation wall where the house was sinking. After the push piers were pushed to load bearing strata the weight of the home was transferred to the push piers, stabilizing the home. The foundation was then hydraulically lifted back into place. The foundation took one day to fix and Jeremy was thrilled!
The owners of this Macon, GA house were worried their foundation was settling. Every time they sat on their patio, all they could see were the cracks in their brick wall. The owners called Lowcountry Basement Systems for help.
A Push Pier System was used to stabilize the foundation. Galvanized steel tube sections were hydraulically driven into the ground to load bearing strata where the load of the house could be properly supported. The foundation was stabilized, and an opportunity for lift was presented. The Lowcountry Basement Systems team was able to lift the foundation wall to seal the cracks.
Bernice M. of Macon, GA was watching tv when she saw a Lowcountry Basement Systems commercial for foundation repair. Bernice watched the commercial and noticed that she was experiencing the same problems: her floors were sagging, there were cracks in the drywall. Bernice called Lowcountry Basement Systems and scheduled a free inspection of her crawl space.
Lowcountry Basement Systems recommended installing a SmartJack System to provide additional support to the joists and subfloor. SmartJacks are easily adjustable and made from galvanized steel, so they won’t rust. It took two days to complete the work, but when it was done, Bernice was thrilled!
Stephen C. of Macon, GA had moisture issues and microbial growth on his basement walls. Stephen went online to research foundation experts who could help.
Stephen found LowcountryBasementSystems.com and viewed case studies and read job stories similar to the issues he was having. He called for a free estimate to fix his basement issues. An inspector went to the home and recommended installing a TripleSafe Sump System; a highly efficient water evacuation system for basements. He also recommended encapsulating the area to to isolate the basement walls from the earth, preventing microbial growth and reducing humidity. Stephen had the work done and within just a few days noticed an immediate difference. He was thrilled!
Adriene D. of Macon, GA inherited a 51-year-old home from her grandparents. The house was a blessing, but the foundation of the home needed to be repaired. There were cracks in the brick, and many other signs of settlement issues in the home.
Lowcountry Basement Systems was able to help Adriene by stabilizing the foundation with a custom solution that addressed the entire problem. Push piers were installed around the exterior of the home to stabilize the foundation walls and lift them, closing the cracks in the wall. The project took three days to for the Lowcountry Basement Systems team to complete. Adriene was thrilled to have her grandparents home fixed!
This homeowner in Macon, GA noticed his porch slab sunk almost 3 inches and was cracking on one side. Not knowing what was going on, he called Lowcountry Basement Systems for a free inspection.
The inspector from Lowcountry Basement Systems designed a custom solution to fix the problem. Lowcountry Basement Systems could attempt to lift and level the concrete slab with Slab Piers. The Slab Pier System is made up of steel piers that are hydraulically driven into the ground to potentially lift slabs and then concealed out of sight under the concrete slab. In one day the porch was level and his tripping hazard removed!
Randy B. of Macon, GA was worried about his home. There were cracks in the foundation wall, the drywall was tearing and his floors were uneven. Randy thought his home might be settling and called Lowcountry Basement Systems to schedule a free inspection. The inspector recommended installing a SmartJack system.
To stabilize and lift the sinking floors five SmartJacks and four PowerBrace beams were installed in the crawl space. SmartJacks are galvanized steel crawl space support columns that are capable of support 60,000 pounds each. The project took one for the Lowcountry Basement Systems team to complete, and the results were immediately noticed by Randy when he walked in his home. He was thrilled with the results!
Linda B. of Macon, GA had a settlement problem. Stair stepping cracks were noticeable in two places in her brick wall. She tried to fix the cracks with mortar but the mortar didn’t last and the cracks grew. Linda called Lowcountry Basement Systems to finally fix the problem.
Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a Push Pier System, consisting of three push piers. The piers were installed beneath the footer of the home, where the weight of the foundation could be transferred to stop the house from settling. The piers were hydraulically lifted, lifting the foundation wall, closing the gap between the cracks permanently.
Beatrice M. of Macon GA and her husband built their home 47 years ago. They had decided to leave the house to their children after they passed away and they wanted the house to be in good working order for their children. However, there was a drywall crack above one of the doors that appeared in recent years.
Beatrice called Lowcountry Basement Systems for help. Lowcountry Basement Systems was able to fix her foundation issue with a SmartJack System. The project took one day and Beatrice was thrilled with the results!