In 2000, Ben Bayless started AFS Foundation Repair & Waterproofing Specialists (AFS) out of his home garage in northern Alabama. In 2020, the Bayless family partnered with Groundworks, the nation’s leading and fastest-growing foundation and water management solutions company, to expand their business across Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Georgia. AFS is a A+ BBB accredited business and was honored with the Angi Super Service Award in 2021. Their reputation has helped them to repair over 250,000 homes and bring peace of mind to the homeowners in their neighborhoods.
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Services We Provide
AFS Foundation Repair & Waterproofing Specialists (AFS), A Groundworks Company, specializes in helping homeowners with their foundation repair, waterproofing, and concrete needs. Our top priority is providing high-quality home repair solutions and personalized service across Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Florida, and Tennessee. With fully trained technicians, industry-leading products, and nationally backed warranties, AFS is here to restore your basement, foundation, or crawl space.
Cracked bricks, sticking doors and windows, and cracks around door frames are signs of foundation problems.
Addressing all of your crawl space’s issues will promote energy efficiency and comfort in your home.
AFS service areas
Water and humidity in your home can lead to structural and health issues that impact your family’s safety. AFS has the best permanent solutions tailored to your Huntsville home’s exact repair and protection needs.
A damaged crawl space and basement are common in Mobile, AL., but it doesn’t have to be that way. AFS has proven solutions to stop moisture in its tracks and restore your home's original stability.
Columbus’ clay soil and frequent rainfall create a difficult environment for your foundation. Over time, these weather and soil conditions will cause foundation damage, and AFS has the tools to repair your home for good.
Chattanooga has sandy, silty soil and a rainy climate that can cause damage to your home's concrete and foundation, as well as the basement and crawl space.
Nashville is a popular place to live for its musical culture, but the area’s springtime storms and crumbly soil cause problems for your foundation and concrete. However, AFS has years of experience keeping Nashville homes protected from these issues.
Rainwater and humid, muggy air can have a big impact on the foundation of your family's home. The professionals at AFS have solutions to repair even the toughest crawl space, foundation, or concrete problems.
Knoxville’s clay soil and frequent precipitation don’t make a good match for your foundation. Together, these conditions cause heavy damage to your foundation and your home’s structure. AFS has solutions that prevent damage for good.
Moisture and foundation damage negatively impact Pensacola homes, but AFS offers a wealth of expertise and award-winning services and solutions to improve the health, safety, value, and appearance of your home.
Bowling Green, KY
High precipitation in Bowling Green puts your foundation at risk for damage, which causes tons of problem signs around your home. But AFS has industry-leading solutions and expertise that keep your home protected.
Ratings & Reviews
George Steiner drove from the Auburn branch all the way to Andalusia. Called me 30 minutes before arriving and did a Inspection, fixed some areas, serviced everything and gave me a detailed overview of his inspection. He was extremely professional…View review Read Garret Bowers's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
They are great. Highly recommend them. Thanks George s. From the Auburn office.View review Read Renae Dietrich's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Super experience. Beginning with the inspection all the way to completion we received excellent service. Christian S., Charles F. and Walter P. were so nice and made the experience pleasant. Super guys were friendly, considerate and hard working. …View review Read Debbie Satterfield's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
I hired AFS to encapsulate my crawlspace. Foreman Lewis and his crew (Jakob and Cortez) did a professional job. They addressed my concerns in a timely and courteous manner. I would recommend this company.View review Read Michael & Susan Brown's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Rhys checked the system free of charge! He did excellent job with no issues ( he was explaining the things I might do in the future )View review Read Janna Chambers's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
I called AFS for mold/fungus inspection. To prevent further damage they installed a dehumidifier and encapsulated the crawlspace. I am happy with the professionalism with their staff and services. Dustin Gilbert, the inspector was informative,…View review Read Linda Turner's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Encapsulation of crawl space. Austin, Cole and DJ were totally professional. On time. Kept me informed at every stage of the work. Left me contact information for any questions I had. Would use AFS again if needed.View review Read Martha Goostree's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Wade Siler was very professional and very thorough on explaining in detail of there service and how it will benefit me as a home owner! He also explained how the hvac and de humidifier would help pro long the life of my crawl space and save me money…View review Read Jason Dedmon's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Matt Carter was very professional and was able to meet with us on the same day as our initial call. Very thorough in his explanations.View review Read Janssen And Bethany Firth's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
I am very pleased with the work that was completed for me! Natanael, Pedro, and Roberto were very professional, very skilled, and very knowledgeable workers, and answered every question I asked them. Also, they did a fantastic job of cleaning up…View review Read Clay Walls's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Cullen Brooks great customer service, very friendly, & knowledgeable about the issues at my homeView review Read Basharra Moore's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Lawrence was very professional and helpful getting out concrete repair set up.View review Read David Frazee's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Landon Kelley was very good at education me on what was wrong. He explained everything really well. Thank so much!View review Read Brigetha Finley's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Kevin, is great to work with and very timely. He was able to answer all our questions.View review Read Jeff Todd's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
AFS Inspector Levi Woods came out to diagnose a crack in my foundation, and was extremely helpful. On time, very friendly and professional, and went out of his way to answer my questions and explain in detail how the process worked and how it was…View review Read Justin Welch's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
He was very nice ,and professional.View review Read Brenda Brothers's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
They do excellent work and service what they sell. The techs are very professional. I would recommend them to anyone who is having crawl space problems, cracks in sheet rock or doors not closing.View review Read Janet Woods's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Mark was very knowledgeable, friendly and professional. He explained everything so we could understand. We would highly recommend AFS.View review Read Melon Patch's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
Completely satisfied with the work Lonnie Hodo, Austin Arledge, and Herberto Palasios did. I am very pleased with the outcome of the piers and floor supports. I would recommend them to anyone that needs foundation work do Updated post The crew…View review Read Dream Pants's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
AFS is a great company and have awesome employee’s. Jauason,Micah and David did an awesome job thank you. Highly recommendView review Read Gl Fine's review for AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists
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