Crawl Space Repair and Basement Waterproofing in Birmingham

Your Birmingham home may be no stranger to stress and damage. We at AFS are experts in foundation, basement, crawl space, and concrete services, and we can help you create a safer and healthier home.

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We are experts at what we do, and you deserve the best customer service and repair solutions installed the right way. That’s why we go the extra mile.

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    Mark Lane was on time and explained everything that he was doing. He drew diagrams to show what was needed and put it in terms that I could understand. I would recommend Mark to anyone needing help with their foundation.

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    Mark Lane came out and was real professional and knowledgeable about the issues we had and was able to help come up with a solution to our problem. At a very fair price, thanks so much for your help.

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    Steve was great. Very information and educational!! 5 stars all around.

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    Justin Hornbuckle did our inspection and he was very thorough and professional and would definitely recommend him and this company to anyone that asks.

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    Isaiah, Isaias, & Gerard were more that professional, quick, and did an excellent job.

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Foundation Experts in Birmingham

Located in the central part of the state, Birmingham and surrounding areas including Selma, Talladega, and Tuscaloosa, has a humid subtropical climate with abundant rain throughout the year. This can lead to high humidity in your crawl space or basement flooding.

Foundation issues including settlement and bowing walls also are common in homes throughout the area. Birmingham’s soil is mainly expansive clay, which absorbs water quickly and becomes heavy when saturated by all the area’s rain. This often results in hydrostatic pressure against your foundation walls, which oftentimes may not be noticed until it’s too late and problem signs being to show themselves throughout your house.

Birmingham’s clay soil also negatively impacts any concrete slabs or other structures on your property. Concrete areas like sidewalks and driveways crack and settle due to soil expansion and shrinkage, which is all too common in the area. Birmingham is located in Dixie Alley, a region famous for its high frequency of tornadoes. The fierce winds caused by tornadoes is one of the most disruptive forces wreaking havoc on your yard and leading to soil erosion.

If all or some of these issues sound familiar, you’re not alone. Many other homeowners just like you have experienced these problems, and we at AFS are here to help with your foundation repair, basement waterproofing, crawl space repair, and concrete lifting needs.

Warranty-Backed Solutions

Foundation Repair

Foundation problems can affect your home’s safety, appearance, and value. Repairing your foundation issue before it becomes a big problem is the most affordable and effective solution.

Basement Waterproofing

Leaking and flooding basements can be a headache and lead to major home repairs. Don’t risk it – protect your home.

Crawl Space Repair

More than half of the air you are breathing in your house comes from the crawl space. So, whatever is in the crawl space, like mold and allergens, also is in the rest of your home and affecting you.

Concrete Lifting

Does your driveway, sidewalk, walkway, concrete steps or patio have problem areas where sunken concrete has caused uneven surfaces and tripping hazards to form? It’s a very noticeable problem that has a very simple solution.

Why Choose Us?

Local Expertise

Our team of professionals has undergone extensive training. You can rest assured knowing your home is in good hands and will be properly protected by our team of experts.

Customizable Solutions

All our solutions are fully customizable and can be specifically tailored to meet your home’s repair needs. Every home is unique, and that’s why we ensure every solution is too.

Unmatched Quality

We never sacrifice quality for quantity or time. We work until the job is done the right way, and we firmly believe that every customer deserves the highest quality solutions and professionalism, no matter where they live.

Peace of Mind

It is our goal to ensure we provide exactly what is needed to fix the problem, permanently. Peace of mind comes standard with everything we do.

Continued Service & Maintenance

Our service and maintenance programs ensure the solutions we install continue to function to their highest ability and properly protect your home.

Warranty

All our products and services are backed by long-term warranties. A warranty is only as good as the company behind it. We are leaders in the industry who stand behind our engineered, tested, and approved repairs.

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