As the Production Manager, Kenny oversees our production department and ensures 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 Kenny’s words, “No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world”. We’re thrilled to have Kenny as a part of the Lowcountry Foundation Repair team as we work to redefine our industry.
Floors sinking and drywall cracks are signs of foundation issues. The owners of this home in Moncks Corner, SC home, Eric and Kim P. called Lowcountry Basement Systems for help. The Lowcountry Basement Systems inspector suggested installing adjustable steel SmartJacks to support the foundation, taking pressure off the sinking piers that had been struggling to support the home. SmartJacks are capable of supporting loads up to 60,000-pounds, and can be adjusted.
A Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System was then installed to finish this crawl space, sealing it from moisture coming in from the ground, transforming this “problem” crawl space into a clean, dry foundation. The owners were thrilled!
This Sullivan's Island, SC homeowner became concerned when he noticed the floors were slanted in the older home that he had just bought. He contacted Lowcountry Basement Systems to schedule a free appointment with one of our trusted inspectors.
Our inspector suggested that he have the foundation lifted back to place with our SmartJacks, galvanized steel column support that lifts sagging floor joists.The floor joists in his home were weak and needed extra support.
After three days of installation, the floors were no longer slanted and the homeowner was very happy with the outcome.
The Lowcountry Basement Team stabilized this chimney that was pulling away from this home in Beaufort, SC. The homeowner now has peace of mind that their chimney is secure and wont further separate from the rest of their home!
Cracks in the drywall started to appear after the foundation started to settle. Lowcountry Basement Systems stabilized the house with SmartJacks to prevent further drywall cracking.
Kenneth B. of Millen, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems with a foundation problem. The floor in his home was sinking. The pillars under the home in the crawl space, were no longer properly supporting the subfloor and floor above, creating soft spots in the floor.
Kenneth called Lowcountry Basement Systems for a free inspection of his crawl space problem. The Lowcountry Basement Systems inspector recommended installing a SmartJack System under the house to provide the needed support to the subfloor, lifting the floor up and eliminating the soft spots.
CleanSpace Drainage Matting makes it easier for water to flow to the sump pump for removal.
Milton M. of Rincon, GA had a problem with the floor in one area of his home. Water had damaged the joists beneath the subfloor, weakening it, allowing the floor to sag. Before installing additional crawl space support pillars (SmartJacks) the subfloor needed to be replaced.
Lowcountry Basement Systems sent it’s woodworking team to Milton’s house. The project took three days to complete. After the woodworking project was done, the team installed three SmartJacks to support the new joists below.
Mary J. of Statesboro, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems with a problem. Her floor was sagging and it felt weak in a few spots. Lowcountry Basement Systems was able to stabilize Mary’s floors by installing a SmartJack System.
SmartJacks are custom-cut to length, crawl space support columns that are capable of supporting loads over 60,000 pounds each. SmartJacks are adjustable, and the effects of installing a SmartJack System are noticed right way. SmartJacks are also made of galvanized steel, so they won’t rust.
Lori and Richard D. of Statesboro, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems interested in a vapor barrier. Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System to remove moisture and reduce humidity in the crawl space.
Lori and Richard were very happy with the Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System after it was installed!
Jennifer W. of Tybee Island, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems with a problem. Water had run under her porch slab causing settlement and cracking. It was a dangerous trip hazard and eyesore. For piece of mind she wanted to fix the problem before it got worse. An inspector from Lowcountry Basement Systems inspected Jennifer’s home and told her about PolyLevel. This two-part, expanding polymer foam is injected beneath concrete slabs to lift them. This sounded like the perfect solution to Jennifer as only small dime-sized holes are drilled in the sunken areas of the slab for the PolyLevel injection. She had the work done and in less than a day her porch was back to level and the cracks sealed with NexusPro Joint Sealant.
In this Savannah, GA home, the doors were becoming uneven and there was tilting. The homeowner called Lowcountry Basement Systems to see what could be done. One of our inspectors checked out the problem, recommending SmartJacks should be installed in the crawlspace under the home to support the floor and level it back to where the doors would not tilt. The result was successful support of the home.
Betty M. of Savannah, GA had a problem with her floor. She said the floors felt weak. After some research online, Betty called Lowcountry Basement Systems for help.
Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a SmartJacks System to provide additional support to subfloor. SmartJacks are custom-cut crawl space support columns that can support loads over 60,000 pounds. The job took one day to complete and Betty was happy to walk on her floors once again.
During heavy rains, floodwaters can impose extreme loads against foundation walls. The force of floodwaters and waves can cause a foundation wall to cave in or collapse. The most effective way to blunt this destructive force is to provide a path through foundation walls so that water pressure can equalize inside and outside the foundation. SmartVent Flood Vents perform this task.
The owners of this Savannah, GA home noticed musty, moldy smells. They couldn’t find the problem until one day they went in the crawl space and noticed the duct work was sweating. The crawl space was damp, had a foul smell and there were signs of rats living beneath their home.
Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System to reduce the humidity and moisture in the crawl space. With the crawl space sealed off from the earth, mold would not be able to grow and the joists would not continue to rot. After two days the family living in the house noticed the air smelled better and they could breath easier.
Harry and Juanita S. owned an older home in Meldrim, GA. It was built in 1897, and Harry and Juanita had lived there for 47 years. One day they noticed the floors beneath their feet didn’t feel like they used to. The floors seemed soft, bouncy and a sag was developing.
They called Lowcountry Basement Systems and scheduled a free inspection of their foundation. Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a SmartJack System to stabilize the foundation, and secure the the subfloor. The project took one day to complete. Harry and Juanita were very happy to have the problem fixed right, the first time!
Harry and Juanita S. in Meldrim, GA owned a home was built in 1897. Over time, the support columns under the home began to sink, causing problems above the subfloor. Harry and Juanita wanted to protect their house and fix the foundation problem.
Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a SmartJack System to provide the needed support to the joists and subfloor. SmartJacks are galvanized steel support columns capable of supporting loads over 60,000 pounds. The SmartJack System was installed in two days, Harry and Juanita felt much better about their home after the project was complete.
Donnie K. in Richmond Hill, GA had problems with his dangerous, uneven and cracked concrete around the pool deck. Lowcountry Basement Systems used a two-part expanding foam called PolyLevel to lift the concrete, reduce the eyesore, and close the gaps. With the concrete level, the cracks were sealed with NexusPro.
Kim S. a property manager for a condo in Richmond Hill, GA, noticed cracks in the condo’s garage walls and the sidewalk was sinking and cracking, causing a dangerous tripping hazard at the property.
Kim saw an ad in the Savannah Morning News for concrete repair and reached out to the experts at Lowcountry Basement Systems for a free estimate. Kim’s areas of concern were fixed with PolyLevel, an expanding two-part polyurethane foam which can raise concrete slabs quickly and easily and reduce the uneven trip hazards. Kim was thrilled with the results.
This Macon homeowner was having significant issues with water in their dirty, dusty crawlspace. After contacting our team for a free estimate, they agreed that the CleanSpace Encapsulation system was the perfect fit for them. They're now happy with their safe and clean storage solution thanks to Lowcountry Basement Systems!
This Ailey, GA homeowner contacted Lowcountry Basement Systems when she noticed multiple symptoms of foundation settlement around her home. She noticed drywall cracks in her interior walls, doors not opening and closing properly, and some floors buckling when she walked on them. She called Lowcountry Basement Systems and scheduled an appointment with one of the inspectors.
Lowcountry Basement Systems' inspector thoroughly took notes and pictures of the issues in her crawl space. He suggested she have SmartJacks installed, a galvanized steel column support that lifts sagging floor joists.
After one day of installation, this homeowner had ten SmartJacks installed in her crawl space and successfully lifted her foundation. She was very happy with the results!
Tiffany and Miguel S. of Bonaire, GA were concerned about their retaining wall. It was bowing and cracking. They didn’t want the wall to fail so they searched online for a company that could help them.
Lowcountry Basement Systems fixed the bowing wall using a Geo-Lock Anchor System. After the anchors were installed, covers were fitted over them to conceal them from sight. The job took one day and Tiffany and Miguel were happy to have their wall fixed!
Annette T. of Macon, GA had a leaking basement underneath her house. Cracks caused water to seep through the foundation walls after lightning struck the ground by her house. She needed a solution to stop the water entering the basement and ruining the things she had stored there.
She called Lowcountry Basement Systems for a free inspection. The inspector designed a custom solution to stop the water seeping into the basement and to divert it away from the foundation. A drainage system called WaterGuard was first installed around the perimeter, and then CleanSpace liner was used to seal the basement walls. CleanSpace liner is a 20-mil thick plastic liner, designed to reduce moisture when installed in basements. It seals the walls from the earth. Annette could now rest easy her basement belongings were safe from water or humidity damage.
Rebecca C. of Fort Valley, GA had a moisture problem in her crawl space which, over time, lead to mold, wood root and very soft floors in her home. The problem was so bad that the subfloor needed to be replaced.
Lowcountry Basement Systems was able to fix the crawl space by replacing the subfloor, joists and some of the beams supporting the home. After the woodwork was done, the crawl space was encapsulated with a Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System to prevent the moisture related problems from occurring again.
Rebecca C. of Fort Valley, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems concerned about her crawl space. The relative humidity beneath her home was high and it was causing problems in the house, said Rebecca. Lowcountry Basement Systems sent an inspector to Rebecca’s home and recommended encapsulating the crawl space to prevent moisture related problems from occurring.
Rebecca had the work done and was happy that she would not have to worry about sinking floors, mold, or wood rot occurring beneath her feet. The project took three days to complete. It was about two weeks later whewn Rebecca noticed the impact. She was thrilled with the results.
Jeff C. of Darien, GA noticed that areas of his floors felt soft when he walked over them. Slowly, over time, Jeff had started avoiding the soft spots hoping the problem would go away. One day, he saw an ad for Lowcountry Basement Systems’ foundation stabilization services. He called and scheduled an appointment.
Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a SmartJack System to stabilize and lift the floor. SmartJacks are galvanized steel crawl space support piers capable of supporting 60,000 pounds each. Jeff’s project required two SmartJacks and one PowerBrace beam. It took the Lowcountry Basement Systems team one day to fix the problem Jeff had lived with for years. He was thrilled!
Jeff C. of Darien, GA had weak sagging subfloors. He didn’t like walking around certain spots of the floor because he was afraid his foot might slip through the floor. Jeff called Lowcountry Basement Systems for help.
Lowcountry Basement Systems fixed Jeff’s foundation problem by installing a SmartJack System. SmartJacks are custom-cut to length crawl space support columns capable of support loads over 60,000 pounds each. The project took one for the Lowcountry Basement Systems team to complete and Jeff noticed the difference right away.
Walt S. of Brunswick, GA called Lowcountry Basement Systems with a problem. There was mold in his crawl space. There was also standing water inches over the sump pump that didn’t work anymore.
Lowcountry Basement Systems installed a Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System, which included replacing the old sump with a better, cast iron pump. The project took three days to complete and Walt was thrilled to have his problem taken care of.