Case Studies

Case Studies

This homeowner was having a hard time selling their home. They knew that the unsightly cracks on the basement walls were signaling to potential buyers that the home was suffering...
The foundation at this Hayward, Wisconsin cabin was sinking in many areas. It was composed of concrete blocks and repaired over time with wood shims. This temporary fix was...
The floor of this barn had cracked into many pieces and each piece was sunken in a different way. The customer wanted to have a level floor, so each piece of the slab would...
Sunken concrete has caused our customers a wide array of problems. Uneven concrete can create tripping hazards, create inconveniences when surfaces need to be level, and direct...
This project was a challenge because there was 5'' of settlement in the middle of the structure, but half of the building was sitting right on the dirt!
This Grand Marais, MN customer was experiencing cracks and bowing in their foundation wall. They understood that this problem would not get better on its own, but they wanted...
This Superior, Wisconsin home was having problems with moisture in the basement. Not only was there standing water at times, but leaking walls, and moldy & musty smells...
This homeowner was living with a badly cracked foundation that was only getting worse with time. Not only were ther finger sized cracks in the foundation, but one of the foundation...
This local Duluth, MN restaurant was experiencing problems with a front walkway that had become unlevel and was cracking/chipping. It was becoming a possible tripping hazard...
DBS Residential Solutions was first contacted in 2013 to help design a tieback solution for the old serpentine wall at the Glensheen Mansion, which is owned by the University of Minnesota...
We were called out to visit a home that had a small, dirty, poorly insulated crawlspace that was beginning to affect the rest of their home. The dirt griound was letting in...
With a crack stretching across the wall the homeowner knew there was potential for his foundation wall to bow and collapse. He had one of our repair specialists assess the...
This finished basement had experienced issues with water. With the organic materials that the homeowner had used to finish the basement, it was important that water and moisture...
This customer had two walls in the basement that had horizontal cracks and were tipping in at the top. The soils on the outside of the basement wall was big pit rock and sand....
This International Falls home was experiencing the effects of an unstable foundation. The foundation walls were cracked, some showed signs of bowing, and cracks near window...
Total Case Studies: 15

our service area

We serve the following areas

  • Abbotsford
  • Altoona
  • Athens
  • Augusta
  • Boyd
  • Brantwood
  • Cadott
  • Catawba
  • Chili
  • Colby
  • Cornell
  • Curtiss
  • Dorchester
  • Eleva
  • Fairchild
  • Fall Creek
  • Fifield
  • Gilman
  • Glen Flora
  • Granton
  • Greenwood
  • Hawkins
  • Hewitt
  • Humbird
  • Kennan
  • Loyal
  • Lublin
  • Marshfield
  • Medford
  • Mercer
  • Neillsville
  • Ogema
  • Osseo
  • Owen
  • Park Falls
  • Phillips
  • Prentice
  • Rib Lake
  • Sheldon
  • Spencer
  • Stanley
  • Stetsonville
  • Stratford
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  • Thorp
  • Tony
  • Unity
  • Westboro
  • Willard
  • Withee
Our Locations:

DBS Residential Solutions
5116 Jean Duluth Road Suite 300
Duluth, MN 55803
1-218-955-7945
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