Case Studies

Case Studies

Lift & Level Uneven Exterior Concrete in Chippewa Fall, WI
This Chippewa Falls, WI resident’s concrete walkway and patio had begun to slope in towards the house, there were large gaps between the slabs and the side of the home....
Crawl Space Repair in Highbridge, WI
This Highbridge, WI customer called DBS to get an estimate on possible work that needed to be done in her crawl space. She wasn’t sure of the extent of work that needed...
Foundation Repair Helping Homeowner Sell Home in Chetek, Wisconsin
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...
Sagging Foundation Stabilized with Helical Piers in Hayward, Wisconsin
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...
Lifting Cracked Concrete Barn Floor in Barron, WI
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...
Lifting and Level Sunken Concrete at Bayfield, WI Hardware Store
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...
Garage floor and apron lifted and leveled in Turtle Lake, WI
This customer was talking with a friend about the problems he was seeing in his garage floor and garage apron. His friend had recently had some work done by DBS and was thrilled...
Smart Jacks in Brule, WI
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!
Wall Reinforcement and Stabilization with Carbon Armor in Grand Marais, MN
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...
Waterproofing basement in Shafer, MN
This basement had a couple of different issues, such as crack and bowing walls, water seepage, and no sump pump. The challenge was to eliminate the water and straighten the...
Bowing Wall Straightened and Basement Waterproofed in Superior, Wisconsin
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...
Foundation Stabilization and Exterior Basement Waterproofing in Two Harbors...
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...
Concrete Walkway Lifted, Leveled, and Repaired at Duluth MN Restaurant
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...
Glensheen Mansion Serpentine Wall Helical Tieback Repair in Duluth, MN
DBS 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...
Fixing a flooded basement floor in Duluth, MN
We recieved a call from the homeowners of this house that had been affected in the Duluth 2012 flood. The basement of the home had been finished and was completely carpeted....
Total Case Studies: 22

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1-218-955-7945


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