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Groundworks Companies are market leaders that specialize in residential and commercial foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, basement waterproofing and concrete lifting.

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Taking Companies from Good to Great


Our brands are the best of the best. We only select market-leading brands with a proven track record to join our organization. We then infuse exceptional training, unparalleled support, and the strength of a national company to take brands and their employees to the next level.

A1 Sewer & Drain
AFS Repair
Alpha Foundations
AquaGuard Foundation Solutions
Baker's Waterproofing
Basement Authority of West Virginia
BQ Basements & Concrete
Dry Pro Foundations & Crawlspace Specialists
Foundation Recovery Systems
Foundation Repair of Western Colorado
JES Foundation Repair
Foundation Systems of Michigan_DryMich
Indiana Foundation Services
Innovative Basement Authority
Mount Valley Foundation Services
Ohio Basement Authority

Ohio Basement Systems

Tar Heel Basement Systems

The Best Of The Best

Whether it’s uneven floors, failing foundations, water intrusion or damp and moldy crawl spaces, our brands offer the highest quality solutions that are delivered with unmatched professional.

Our comprehensive solutions are engineered to fix the problem permanently. Our work is completed by highly trained specialists and is backed by long-term warranties.

We provide our customers peace of mind and will stop at nothing until the job is done right.

That is what makes our brands the most trusted in the industry.

OUR TEAM

Freedom To Grow


We are more than a team. Free from traditional constraints, we are a tribe who shares the vision of evolving an industry. Every company that joins, every employee we hire, and every partner who shares our vision becomes part of a band of like-minded brothers and sisters, intent on harnessing their potential and reaching new heights. Together, we have created our freedom to grow.

This is our tribe:

A1 Sewer & Drain

For more than 30 years, A1 has been serving Hampton Roads by providing residential and commercial plumbing solutions. We are a fully licensed Class A Contractor that operates 24/7, and we take great pride in our A+ BBB rating. We provide emergency plumbing, water heater installation and repair, drain cleaning, toilet repair, clogged drain repair, water leak detection, leaky faucet repairs, backflow prevention, kitchen fixture installation, garbage disposal installation and repair, gas leak detection and repair, hydro water jetting, sewer line replacement, and tankless water heater repair and installation. We specialize in professional, friendly, and courteous plumbing services to homeowners in Hampton Roads, Richmond, and northeastern North Carolina. With A1, no job is too large or too small.

Since 2000, AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists has specialized in helping homeowners have peace of mind knowing their homes are stable and dry by providing the best basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space repair, and concrete lifting solutions. We have grown from a small company operating out of a home garage in north Alabama to a company with more than 250 employees in multiple locations all over the Southeast. With offices in Huntsville, Birmingham, Mobile, Chattanooga, Knoxville, Nashville, and Auburn, we serve homeowners throughout Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia, and Mississippi. AFS is proud to have an established reputation for high-quality work and personalized service. We attribute our success to closely adhering to our core values in all we do. 

For two decades, Alpha Foundations has provided the highest quality foundation solutions and superior customer service to Florida and Georgia homeowners. As one of the largest and most reputable foundation solutions companies in the Southeast, Alpha Foundations provides foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, and concrete repair services to create safer, more comfortable, and valuable homes. 

AquaGuard Foundation Solutions, founded in 1995, specializes in providing sensible solutions for waterproofing, foundation, crawl space, and concrete support throughout greater Atlanta, Athens, and Northern Georgia. We take tremendous pride in our 230+ expertly-trained employees who are supported by knowledgeable office staff. Each of these employees stands ready to answer all your questions, especially the technical ones. Our Certified Waterproofing & Foundation Repair Specialists perform thorough interior and exterior inspections of your home before customizing a plan designed to fix your home’s specific needs. Our core purpose is to provide peace of mind for our customers, our employees, and allow us the opportunity to serve you and show you “the AquaGuard difference.” 

Since 1975, Baker’s Waterproofing has offered expert foundation repair, basement waterproofing, crawl space repair, and concrete lifting services to customers in western Pennsylvania and northern West Virginia. In July 2021, Baker’s Waterproofing merged with central-Pennsylvania based I’m the Guy Basements to become the largest and most reputable foundation services company in the state. Today Baker’s Waterproofing offers unmatched customer service, industry-leading foundation solutions, and a nationally backed warranty program to homeowners in the greater Pennsylvania region. 

Founded in 2003 by Pat and Ricki Edwardson, Basement Authority of West Virginia maintains it reputation as the region’s trusted expert, specializing in basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, and concrete leveling and lifting. The company has been serving residential and commercial customers throughout the Greater Charleston region, offering unmatched customer service and industry-leading solutions for over 19 years. 

Founded in 2005, Bay Area Underpinning provides a cost-effective, engineered solution to foundation settlement and concrete problems. With our “By Your Side” guarantee, we promise to guide homeowners through each step of the process, so they feel comfortable throughout their home repair project. BAU offers the very best underpinning products in the industry, engineered to perform at the highest level. Based in Fairfield, we are proud to service northern California from Sacramento to San Jose.  

From humble beginnings in founder Brian Quinn’s Philadelphia basement, BQ Basements & Concrete’s mission was to help people feel at peace with their homes again. Though no longer in the basement, the mission hasn’t changed, and the impact has grown. Out of our office in Philadelphia, we deploy trusted BQ employees, not contractors, to provide excellent customer service and even better foundation work on your home. From 1997 on, we’re proud to serve eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware. 

Locally owned and operated since 1999, Dry Pro Foundation and Crawlspace Specialists is a full-service company specializing in residential and commercial waterproofing and foundation repairs in North Carolina. Along with basement waterproofing and foundation repairs, we also offer crawl space encapsulation and repairs, as well as concrete lifting services. The experienced team at Dry Pro is passionate about helping area homeowners protect and repair their most valuable asset – their homes. Our people and our solutions are known throughout the area for being the best. We are a tight-knit family, and when you choose to work with us in protecting your home, you become part of that family too. Based in Belmont, NC, we are proud to serve Greater Charlotte and surrounding areas including Hickory, Gastonia, and Rock Hill, SC. 

Founded in 1992 in Sedalia, MO, Foundation Recovery Systems strives to create exceptional experiences for customers by providing permanent foundation repair, basement waterproofing, crawl space encapsulation, and concrete lifting solutions. With office locations in Kansas City, Springfield, Moberly, St. Louis, Des Moines and Decatur, we serve homeowners in Missouri, eastern Kansas, northern Arkansas, Iowa and central Illinois. We were awarded Business of the Year by the Moberly Area Chamber of Commerce in 2017 and have been the recipient of the Better Business Bureau Torch Award for Ethics. For more than 30 years, we’ve been serving our customers and dedicating ourselves to making their homes and lives better. We are Foundation Recovery Systems. 

Founded in 2005, Foundation Repair of Western Colorado is a local foundation repair and new construction support contractor. Based in Grand Junction, CO, we serve all of Western Colorado including Glenwood Springs and Montrose, as well as portions of Eastern Utah. We devote our years of experience, industry knowledge, and specialized training to help customers protect their homes or commercial buildings from water damage, concrete sinking, and foundation failure. With our proven solutions including foundation piers and innovative I-beam wall braces, we can handle foundation repairs of all shapes and sizes. 

Since 2007, Foundation Systems of Michigan has been Michigan’s most trusted foundation repair contractor. We hold ourselves to a higher standard and let our track record speak for itself. Our customers hire us knowing they’ll get the expertise necessary to solve even the most complex foundation problems, and the peace of mind knowing we stand behind all of our work. They also appreciate that we are a company that will be around for decades to come. Along with repairing and protecting your foundation, we also provide quality solutions for basement waterproofing and crawl space encapsulation, as well as gutters and generators. With offices in Livonia, Rochester Hills, Grand Rapids, and Traverse City, we cover the entire Lower Peninsula and the Eastern Upper Peninsula, as well as the greater Toledo area. 

Foundation Support Specialists

Foundation Support Specialists is Texas’s trusted expert for foundation repair, concrete lifting, and crawl space repair services. Since 2016, founders Brian Holt and Richard Reed have invested in their people and their processes to bring high-quality service to local homeowners. Their reputation has allowed them to expand, now serving the San Antonio, Austin, Houston, and Dallas/Fort Worth areas. FSS takes great pride in helping homeowners protect their homes and family. 

Indiana Foundation Service is Indiana’s trusted foundation repair, basement waterproofing, and crawl space repair contractor. Founded in 1993, we are a locally owned and operated company with nearly three decades of experience. Our experts are trained and experienced in restoring damaged foundations of all types including both residential and commercial structures. Based outside of Indianapolis, we service Central Indiana including throughout the Indianapolis and Bloomington area, as well as surrounding areas such as Muncie, Lafayette, Terre Haute, Kokomo, Carmel, and Anderson. If you are dealing with bowing basement walls, a moldy crawl space, sunken concrete slabs, or a wet basement, we can help. 

Since 2005, Innovative Basement Authority has had the goal of providing excellent service along with giving each customer a great experience. Our mission is to protect, repair, and improve our customers’ greatest asset: their home. We have cemented ourselves as the expert local contractor offering basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, and concrete lifting solutions. With offices in Fargo, ND, Minneapolis and Rush City, MN, we are proud to serve homeowners throughout North Dakota, Minnesota, and Eastern Montana. 

Founded in 1993, JES Foundation Repair has been keeping homeowners in Virginia, Maryland, and D.C. safe for more than 30 years! We understand that a foundation crack, wet crawl space, and wet basement are stressful. We’re here to help you find the best solution for your home’s foundation repair, basement waterproofing, and crawl space repair needs. Our foundation and waterproofing experts are extensively trained by our team of Professional Engineers and certified by the foundation repair and basement waterproofing solutions manufacturers. Since its founding, JES has grown into a professional team of more than 450 repair experts providing more than 70,000 engineered solutions for residential and commercial properties across Virginia, Maryland, and beyond. We maintain offices in Baltimore, Richmond, Manassas, Roanoke, and Virginia Beach. 

At Mount Valley Foundation Services, we have been in the foundation repair business serving the communities of South Carolina and over the border in North Carolina and Georgia since 1986! We maintain offices in Columbia, Greenville, and Charleston. We devote our years of experience, industry knowledge, and specialized training to help customers protect their homes or commercial buildings from water damage, concrete sinking, and foundation failure. Whether you have a crack in your foundation, bowing walls, or uneven floors, we can help repair the damage and prevent it from getting worse. Our foundation experts strive to eliminate all your foundation problems and keep your property safe, and your family protected. 

Since 2009, Ohio Basement Authority has been providing Central Ohio customers with the best solutions for basement, crawl space, and foundation problems. We strive to provide a high level of exceptional customer service to each other and our customers by conducting our business in an honest manner with the highest level of integrity. Some of our recognitions include multiple Angie’s List Super Service awards and the BBB Torch Award for Ethics. We are proud to serve residential and commercial customers in Greater Columbus, Cincinnati, Dayton, and northern Kentucky. 

Founders Mike and Gayle Rusk literally built Ohio Basement Systems from the ground up, starting with the basement. Since 1999, we have been providing quality basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, and concrete lifting solutions. Our company represents the very best in product innovation, quality, and value for every level of the home. Every member of our more than 100-person team shares this vision and strives to deliver exceptional service, every step of the way. Our goal is to help our customers make the right decisions and avoid costly mistakes by providing the right solutions, the first time. Based outside Cleveland, we are proud to serve homeowners throughout Northern Ohio including Akron, Canton, Youngstown, Sandusky, Bowling Green, and nearby. 

Since 2003, Tar Heel Basement Systems has helped thousands of homeowners with their basement, crawl space, foundation, and concrete lifting needs. We are dedicated to improving the lives of our customers, employees, and community each and every day. We offer the highest quality products, which are time-tested, professionally designed, and engineered solutions. We pride ourselves on providing professional installations, product warranties, free inspections, and unparalleled service without a lot of unnecessary “bells and whistles.” With offices in Raleigh and Winston-Salem, we serve from the North Carolina High Country to Winston-Salem and parts of southwest Virginia in areas including Boone, Durham, Greensboro, Rocky Mount, and nearby. 

Since 2010, Eco-Soil Stabilizers has been helping Texas homeowners and home builders stabilize their new and existing structures. ESS offers a proprietary soil stabilization injection technology that permanently alters the clay soil, neutralizing its ability to attract and bind to water. Their team of experienced professionals treats approximately 7 million sq. ft of soil a year and is continuing to grow. ESS is proud to bring their proven, efficient and cost-effective methods across Texas.  

For 24 years, URETEK South has served industrial and commercial customers with innovative polymer formulas utilized to lift concrete slabs and structures. Our technical knowledge and unrivaled experience enable us to consistently deliver successful results for our customers. Based in Haltom City, Texas, URETEK South’s solutions will complement the growing variety of foundation, concrete and water management solutions offered by Groundworks brands across the nation.

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