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Saggy Floors in North Charleston, SC Fixed with SmartJacks

Saggy Floors in North Charleston, SC Fixed with SmartJacks

Before After
Saggy Floors in North Charleston, SC Fixed with SmartJacks Saggy Floors in North Charleston, SC Fixed with SmartJacks

This North Charleston, SC homeowner was concerned about her sagging floors when she contacted Lowcountry Basement Systems to find a permanent solution to her problem. Luckily, our team was able to ease her mind after an inspection of her crawl space.

We solved this problem by using our galvanized steel SmartJacks, which is used as a column support that lifts sagging beams and floor joists. This homeowner was more than pleased with the outcome, and can rest easy in her forever home!

Charleston, SC Crawlspace Encapsulation

Charleston, SC Crawlspace Encapsulation

Before After
Charleston, SC Crawlspace Encapsulation Charleston, SC Crawlspace Encapsulation

The homeowner noticed they had a moisture issue in their crawlspace because the wood floor joists started to rot from exposure to too much moisture in the air. Lowcountry Foundation Repair installed the encapsulation to transform the space under the house into a clean, moisture-controlled space. After the moisture issue was resolved, our SmartJack support system was also used to relevel and support the sagging floor.

Charleston, SC Home Floor Stabilized

Charleston, SC Home Floor Stabilized

Before After
Charleston, SC Home Floor Stabilized Charleston, SC Home Floor Stabilized

This home in Charleston, SC was having an issue with its floor sagging. The homeowner contacted Lowcountry Foundation Repair for a free inspection and the inspector presented a dual solution getting an encapsulation and a SmartJack System installed. The homeowner decided to go with that solution. Once installed, the encapsulation blocked out and controlled the moisture from harming the floor, and the SmartJack System resupported the areas that had become weaker over time from the moisture. The homeowner was very pleased!

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Repair Cracks, Water Problems & More in Charleston, SC

At Lowcountry Foundation Repair we are the local expert basement and crawl space repair contractor. Whether your home is experiencing foundation cracks, water in your crawl space or a damp basement, we are the trusted contractors to repair your home right the first time.

For a FREE no-obligation basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space repair estimate in Charleston, SC, please fill out the form to the right and Lowcountry Foundation Repair will contact you shortly.

Our company not only adheres to the highest basement, crawl space, foundation industry standards, but we also strive to be the industry leader in the home improvement related services we provide.

Our contractors also use state-of-the-art products and technology designed to fix your home right the first time. Our company is the authorized Basement Systems dealer in Charleston, SC.

Crawl Space, Foundation & Basement Repair Services We Offer in Charleston:

  • Crawl space sealing with the CleanSpace vapor barrier.
  • Crawlspace humidity and moisture control
  • Crawl space perimeter drains, drainage matting, access wells, doors, entryways & vent covers
  • Ventilation fans and dehumidifiers
  • Thermal insulation
  • Crawl space insulation installation
  • Sagging crawl space and structural repair
  • 25-year warranty on crawl space encapsulation systems.
  • Wet/flooded basement waterproofing solutions.
  • The complete basement waterproofing system
  • Basement wall and floor crack repair
  • Leaky basement window repair
  • Basement flooding prevention
  • Basement water damage prevention
  • Foundation waterproofing
  • Basement/crawl space sump pump systems
  • Battery back up sump pump system installation
  • Lifetime warranty on all perimeter waterproofing systems.
    • Drain tile, french, and basement drain installation
  • Basement Wall Panels, drop ceiling tiles and waterproof hardwood, tile and carpet flooring
  • Foundation and structural repair solutions.
  • Bowing Wall Repair
  • Foundation settlement/ sinking prevention and repair
  • Foundation leveling
  • Concrete lifting & leveling
  • Concrete sealing
  • Foundation wall crack repair
  • Tilting chimney repair
  • Wall straightening
  • 25-year warranty against manufacturing defects on foundation products.
  • Financing Available
  • FREE written estimates and inspections, and fast installation
Case Studies From Charleston
160-Year-Old
Michael J., a contractor in Charleston, SC was working for a client that owned a 160-year-old home. The client wanted to preserve the home. Michael...
Home
Offensive odors pierced the air of a Charleston home owned by Mike H. According to Mike, musty, moldy smells were noticeable on the second floor of...
Job Stories From Charleston, SC
Nasty Crawl Space in Charleston is Fixed with Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System by Lowcountry Basement Systems

Jacob K. of Charleston, SC had a nasty crawl space before Lowcountry Basement Systems fixed it for him. During the inspection, Lowcountry Basement Systems documented multiple signs of mold, wood rot, excess moisture and a high level of humidity under Jacob's home. The Lowcountry Basement Systems inspector designed a custom solution for Jacob that remove the water and reduce the humidity, stopping the mold from growing.

First, debris in the crawl space was removed. Then Drainage matting was used to cover the earth. On top of the matting, CleanSpace liner was used to seal the home from the earth, reducing moisture and humidity levels. The crawl space piers were wrapped with CleanSpace liner and the foundation walls were covered with CleanSpace liner as well. 

A sump pump and SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier were installed. The crawl space vents were sealed and a new crawl space door replaced the old one. The job took four days for the Lowcountry Basement Systems team to complete.

Nasty Crawl Space in Charleston is Fixed with Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System by Lowcountry Basement Systems - Photo 1
Crawl Space Encapsulated in Charleston, SC

Darold C. of Charleston, SC called Lowcountry Basement Systems with a problem. His crawl space needed to be encapsulated. Darold had a leak in the wall behind the kitchen drain, which had trapped water between the floor and the subfloor. Darold had seen an ad for Lowcountry Basement Systems’ crawl space repair service and called for a free estimate.

An inspector from Lowcountry Basement Systems visited Darold’s home and thoroughly inspected it and the crawl space below. The relative humidity was very high in the crawl space, making it very humid and damp, causing sodden, fallen insulation and rotting, molding wood. The inspector agreed with Darold that encapsulating his basement would be a great solution, and a Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation System was installed to protect the crawl space from moisture. The final step of the project was adding a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier to control the humidity. In just a few days Darold could rest easy knowing his crawl space was protected from moisture.

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Sunken Floors Repaired and Leveled in Charleston, SC

Jane M. of Charleston, SC had floors which sunk all the way from the kitchen to the dining room. Cracks appeared in the walls above doors and the kitchen floor alone dropped an inch! Jane had seen an ad for Lowcountry Basement Systems in Summerville’s Journal Scene and called for a free inspection.

The inspector noted cracks in the brick work of the home and missing and damaged piers that were not properly supporting the beams and joists in the crawl space. A custom solution was put in place to fix Jane’s issues. It was recommended to first install a helical pile to stabilize the area where the foundation sank the deepest. The steel helical piers were mechanically “screwed” into the soil and attached to the foundation footing. The weight of the home was then transferred to the load bearing strata in the ground. SmartJacks were then installed in the crawl space to stabilize specific areas of the main beam and other joists. Once installed, the damaged areas of the subfloor could be repaired.

In just a few days Jane’s floors were lifted and the cracks sealed up on their own. Jane was thrilled!

Sunken Floors Repaired and Leveled in Charleston, SC - Photo 1
Shaky and Uneven Floors in Charleston, SC are Fixed

Elvira of Charleston, SC had a problem with the floors in her home. She said the floors moved when she walked throughout her house and they were uneven. One day, Elvira received a postcard in the mail advertising the foundation services of Lowcountry Basement Systems and called for a free inspection.

Lowcountry Basement Systems recommended that Elvira stabilize her floors with a SmartJack System. The system would be installed in her crawl space to support the subfloor above. SmartJacks are custom cut, can be adjusted in the future if needed, and are capable of supporting 60,000 lbs.

Elvia decided to have a SmartJack System installed. The project took one day, and she was thrilled with the immediate results! 

Cracking Wall in Charleston, SC Caused by Settling Fixed with SmartJack System

Terrie J. of Charleston, SC had cracks in the wall next to her fireplace. A few months later, she was at the Southern Women's’ Show in Charleston and met one of our team members, Alexis. Alexis helped Terrie schedule a FREE inspection of her foundation.

Jason, one of our inspectors, went to Terrie’s home. He recommended installing two SmartJacks in the crawl space to provide additional support to the foundation. The SmartJacks were installed quickly and provided immediate support.

With the SmartJacks in place, the sinking wall was lifted back into place. Terrie was thrilled!

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Humid Home in Charleston, SC Fixed!

Johnathan A. of Charleston, SC had a problem with his crawl space. His living room always felt humid and his air conditioner ran constantly. After researching his problem, Jonathan called Lowcountry Basement Systems for a free inspection of his crawl space.

Jason Ussery, one of our inspectors, did a complete investigation of Johnathan’s crawl space. Jason documented the high humidity under the home and recorded it. Jason recommended sealing off the home from the earth by encapsulating the crawl space. Moisture would be collected via drainage matting and pipping, then pumped away from the home via sump pump. The crawl space would be encapsulated with CleanSpace Linear and crawl space vents were sealed. A SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier would be installed to remove water vapor from the air.

The job took three days to complete but Johnathan noticed a difference right away and he was thrilled! His air conditioner wasn’t running all the time and his home was much more comfortable and protected from the earth.

Complete CleanSpace Encapsulation in Charleston Crawl Space

Microbial growth was spotted by Charleston homeowner, Mike Hauge. Mike told Lowcountry Basement Systems inspector, Billy Brandenburg, that he noticed the odor when he was upstairs. Mike also told Billy that he was concerned about possible leaks in his subfloor.

Billy inspected Mike’s home for two hours and recommended a custom solution to his problems. First, Billy recommended cleaning out the crawl space, then sealing it off from the earth. Moisture would be collected via drainage matting and pipping, then pumped away from the home via sump pump. The crawl space would be encapsulated with CleanSpace Linear and crawl space vents were sealed. A SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier would be installed to remove water vapor from the air.

With the prevention and removal of water intrusion, microbial growth could not take place. Mike was happy two weeks later when the odor went away.

45-Year-Old Home Waterproofed in Charleston, SC

John V. of Charleston, SC was worried about his 45 year old home when he noticed puddles of water, mold, and bugs in his crawl space. John plans to make this his forever home, so he decided to call Lowcountry Basement Systems to come out and fix his crawl space problems. 

Our inspector, Jason, took notes and pictures of what he saw in John's crawl space. Jason suggested that we install drainage matting and our SuperSump pump system to evacuate standing water from the crawl space. The drainage matting allowed for an easy flow of water to the sump pump. 

After one day of installation, John's crawl space was waterproofed, and he was thrilled with the results! 

45-Year-Old Home Waterproofed in Charleston, SC - Photo 1
Work Requests From Charleston, SC
Vicinity of Bounty Square Drive in Charleston
Ground water leaks into elevator closet when heavy rain. There is no elevator yet.
Vicinity of Town Creek Drive in Charleston
Cracks and uneven driveway
Vicinity of in Charleston
I recently purchased a house, and the previous owner reportedly put 4 piers/pillars on one corner; however, I have now found out that the work was never done. I would like a free estimate for the work needed. Thanks! -Matthew
Vicinity of Rutledge in Charleston
We are interested in fixing the sloping floor in our addition of our 1890 house in downtown Charleston. Would you be able to provide a quote? Thank you! Laura
Vicinity of Mathis Ferry Road in Charleston
Interested to know if my foundation has caused a long crack in in brick mortar. Appears as if mortar separated from the brick. Thank you.
Vicinity of Governors Walk in Charleston
Foundation repair needed
Vicinity of Dewey in Charleston
Looking for help with sagging joists. Thank you.
Vicinity of Till Rd in Charleston
I have a contract on this property and the inspection report came back with a bunch of foundation issues. I need a quote to fix it so I can move forward. The due diligence window closes Friday so I need a quote asap. I can send you the complete inspection report. Can I please get someone out in the next day or two? Thanks!
Vicinity of Beechcraft St in Charleston
Hello! I am about ready to sell my house and got a pre-listing inspection, and I have a pier in my crawl space that has apparently dropped down to a sinkhole/void. Also, I need fungi treatment and a vapor barrier as well and would like an estimate for that. Thanks!
Vicinity of Brigadier Drive in Charleston
The floor is uneven and appears to be sagging in some areas.
Vicinity of OHear Avenue in Charleston
Hello, we have a brick pillar (one of two main supports) on our front porch that has a slight lean to it. I'd like a quote for leveling her out. Thank you.
Gail W. Charleston, SC
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Vicinity of Arborwood Drive in Charleston
I have an issue with my foundation. Please call to discuss and set up a time. Thanks!
Vicinity of Carnegie Avenue in Charleston
Few wall cracks and nail pops I wanted to have evaluated to see if there is an underlying concern or simply settling.
Vicinity of Oakdale Pl in Charleston
Crawl space work
Vicinity of Grove St in Charleston
Need a quote on making basement flood safe
Vicinity of Secessionville Rd in Charleston
Uneven floors (structural support), clean and protect crawl space area.
Vicinity of Sothel Ave in Charleston
I am purchasing this home and need to know what I am getting myself into in terms of crawlspace and foundation issues.
Vicinity of Izard Ct in Charleston
Some sagging areas in floors, would like recommendations and estimates. Thanks!
Vicinity of Woodside Drive in Charleston
I would like to a warmer house in the winter and a colder house in the summer.
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