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Foundation Repair Case Studies

Chimney lift
Customer had a chimney that had been added onto the home, and its foundation wall was only 4 feet below ground level where the rest of the basement was 6 feet below grade....
Huntsville Concrete Patio
Cottage owner had a concrete patio (slab thickness approx. 6") overlooking  lake that had been poured after construction of the cottage. Soils it was poured were fill...
Garage Wall Stabilization & PolyLEVEL in Uxbridge, ON
This home was built on a hill and had a full walkout basement at the back of the house. This meant that the back wall of the garage and garage floor were above grade by about...
Driveway wall stabilization, Lindsay, ON
A home in Lindsay, Ontario had pressures from the driveway causing the exterior wall of this home to push in and shear. The homeowner had just bought the home and needed to...
Exterior Pressures on Wall in Lindsay, ON
Over time exterior pressures on the rear wall of a home in Lindsay, Ontario, that had caused the wall to bow inwards. It was a new purchase and the customer was concerned...
Helical Porch Repair
Homeowner had an enclosed porch that was at the entrance into their home and was used a mudroom, foyer and storage for jackets and boots. It was sinking and pulling away from...
Burlington Wall Anchors
1 story ranch. Homeowner wanted to put second story on home. Upon removal of basement walls found walls bowing and tipping in. Also shearing of block 1 1/2"-2" at bottom and...
Northshore Drive
Homeowners built the home in 1987 and then originally noticed a bit of settlement in 1989. It seemed like their problem was over until in 2003 and in 2007 they noticed more...
Retaining Wall Stabilization, Mississauga, ON
A customer in Mississauga, Ontario, was worried that the retaining wall in the back of their yard was starting to bow in a way that was potentially dangerous. They figured...
Sinking Slab in Basement Walkout
House is built on a hill which means that the soil under the basement slab had to be brought in prior to slab being poured. Because of this the slab in back corner of basement...
Tipping Retaining Wall Threatens Driveway in Toronto, Ontario
Next to your home, a vehicle is likely one of the most significant expenses in your life. They get us from point A to point B, and we often spend hours in them on a single...
Push Piers for an addition - Toronto
 Another company had attempted to stabilize an addition with Helicals, but they were not installed deep enough into the ground below the structure. Therefore, the additon...
Additional support to home for a second storey build on in Toronto, ON
Homeowner wanted to do a renovation that included a second storey on a single storey home. Engineered drawings where showing that in order to add the second storey more support...
Duplex Home Construction
A 2,600 square-foot duplex home was planned for construction on two residential lots sandwiched between properties with existing homes.  The rears of the lots slope down...
Frost Heave Garage Problems!
The homeowner had discovered step cracking in the brickwork on the front face of his garage above the door and along the side of the garage. The cause of the issue is a phenomon...
Total Case Studies: 28

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12045 McCowan Rd
Stouffville, ON L4A 4C3
1-416-800-3177


Clarke Basement Systems
7250 Keele St Store #209
Vaughan, ON L4k 1Z8
1-416-800-1687