Certified Basement Waterproofers & Foundation Repair Contractor in Birmingham, AL

Basement Waterproofing and Crawl Space Repair in Birmingham, AL

We offer the following services in Birmingham, AL

Birmingham AFS Local Office

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Personal, On-Site Inspection

We want to know your issues, budget, and questions–so we only send the best, most experienced repair experts.

No-Obligation Official Quote with Written Estimate

If you’re looking for a home repair cost, we’ll give it to you in writing…unless we find you don’t need it. We don’t quote unnecessary work!

RESPECT for You and Your Home

No one likes contractors who are dismissive, condescending, or pushy. Your home is quite personal, so we only hire respectful, courteous employees who treat you and your house like it’s their own.

Basement wall wet from water seeping through cracks
Moisture has collected on the basement walls of this Alabama home.

As the largest city in the state, Birmingham, AL has thousands of homeowners whose basements are wet and unappealing. This is made worse by the city’s climate, which features abundant rainfall and severe thunderstorms during many parts of the year. Fortunately, AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists has over 15 years of experience handling basement and crawl space water issues for local homeowners just like you!

Most unfinished basements aren’t known for being the most attractive or exciting part of a home, but that doesn’t mean they should be left to rot and decay. Water in your basement, which can enter anywhere from a leaky basement wall or window to a failed washer heater, will eventually grow mold and create health hazards for the whole home. If you’ve noticed any of these signs in your basement, it’s time to call in a professional:

  • Wet or damp basement floor or standing water
  • Leaking or damp basement walls or windows
  • Crystalline deposits on concrete surfaces
  • Musty odors, condensation, and humidity
  • Sump pump issues

AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists has a wide variety of products we can use to keep your basement dry. From high-volume sump pumps to French drains and efficient dehumidifiers, we have all of the components necessary for a successful waterproofing system. After we install these products in your basement, you’ll have a more valuable home and more space to safely store your possessions, do your laundry, or however else you wish to use your below-the-home space!

Additionally, we offer crawl space repair and encapsulation services that will also keep water and moisture away from your home. Because so many crawl spaces are left almost entirely open to the outside, moisture and mold growth are extremely common – which can be detrimental to the structural integrity of your entire home. Our crawl space vapor barrier, sump pump, dehumidifier, and more will prevent harm from coming to your home.

Solutions for foundation repair and concrete raising

foundation wall cracks in Birmingham, AL
Wall cracks can appear once a home’s foundation has started to shift or settle.

Have you noticed cracks along exterior or interior walls and floors, bowing walls, uneven flooring, or even a tilting chimney around your home? These signs usually point to foundation problems, which can become serious if not taken care of. AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists employs foundation specialists who can quickly diagnose the issue and offer the best solution for your foundation repair needs.

Different symptoms may mean different problems for your home, and we can discover the root of any foundation problem. For example, stair-step cracking along exterior bricks usually means foundation settlement, while bulging cracks in floors point to foundation heave. There are also a wide variety of products designed for each of these problems. Push or helical piers can resolve foundation settlement, while wall anchors and braces fix bowing walls. AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists uses the best products on every job.

We can also help with concrete lifting and leveling needs around your property. If you have:

  • A cracked driveway
  • An uneven patio
  • A sinking sidewalk
  • A sunken pool deck

Our professionals are more than ready to use the SettleStop Concrete Raising method to set these problems straight. SettleStop uses a lightweight polyurethane foam that quickly lifts concrete back to level after it is injected into the ground. In just 15 minutes after application, most concrete slabs are ready for normal use. If your foundation or concrete is making life difficult for you, schedule a free quote with AFS Foundation & Waterproofing Specialists today!

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Work Requests from Birmingham, AL

Francis Street Sw in Birmingham
Need a retaining wall repaired


in Birmingham
I have a basement that has terrible leak but I am not positive where exactly it is. I need the source located and an estimate for the repair.


Annendale Circle in Birmingham
My crawlspace under my stairs leak. its connected to my porch.


Hermitage Circle in Birmingham
Check out small water in crawl space with need to repair barrier.


Inverness Point Drive in Birmingham
Need to raise a small slab that has sunken on our patio.


Bent River Cir. in Birmingham
I have Sinking/Settling Concrete Floor Slabs in my rental house and want to get it check out.


Clairmont Ave S in Birmingham
I have a carport off the alley behind my house. The concrete floor has cracked and is not level. I think there has been soil settling and some washout underneath.


in Birmingham
Need to find out how/where the water is coming from into my basement.


Arnold S. Birmingham, AL
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in Birmingham
Cracks and floor caving


Forest View Ln in Birmingham
Crawlspace encapsulation


Overwood Circle in Birmingham
I have been contacted several times via email to get a free estimate. I have replied several times to said email with no response. My concern is my front porch which is 2 stories tall with 4 pillars holding up the roof. The “floor” of the porch which is I think marble and brick has started to erode underneath causing one side to be lower and breaks in the brick and marble. looking for an estimate to fix this possibly with the foam. Thanks, Jim


Ridge Trail in Birmingham
Uneven concrete driveway need an estimate on what it would take to fix it


Center Place SW in Birmingham
Water collecting under my house and foundation concerns


Willow Brook Circle in Birmingham
We have a musty, damp and, at times wet, crawl space under the house.


Camellia Road in Birmingham
Selling house cracks in bricks.


in Birmingham
Water seeping through foundation walls in basement.


Surrey Hill Lane in Birmingham
I have water coming into my back basement wall and into the basement area when it rains.


Matt Leonard Dr SW in Birmingham
Water coming from outside under the porch area into a section of the basement


Reed Road in Birmingham
Little water getting onto basement floor. House is under contract to be sold and need repaired for FHA inspector, ASAP.


Serving the following Birmingham, AL Zip Codes

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Products & Services

Foundation Repair Services & Products
Push Pier
Helical Piers
Wall Anchors
Helical Anchors
Wall Brace
Carbon Fiber Strap Wall Repair
Crawl Space Floor Support
Retaining Wall Anchors
Foundation Underpinning
Commercial Foundation Repair

Basement Waterproofing Services & Products
Water Drainage System
Perimeter Drainage Systems
Wall Liners
Sump Pumps Installation, Repair & Replacement
Sump Pump Battery Back-ups
Wall Panel System
Basement Dehumidifier
Floor Supports
Encapsulation

Concrete Repair Services & Products
Concrete Lifting & Leveling
Slab Pier Repair
Slab Crack Repair
Mudjacking & Slab Jacking Alternatives
Pool Deck Repair
Concrete Driveway Repair
Concrete Sidewalk Repair

Crawl Space Repair Services & Products
Crawl Space Encapsulation
Crawl Space Doors
Dehumidifier
Water Drainage System
Sump Pumps Installation, Repair & Replacement
Sump Pump Battery Back-ups
Crawl Space Vapor Barriers
Crawl Space Floor Supports
Mold Remediation
Soda Blasting

Radon Mitigation
Radon Testing
Radon Detection
Radon Abatement
Radon Mitigation Systems
Radon Detectors
Radon Prevention

Company Awards
Best of HomeAdvisor 2016

Best of HomeAdvisor 2016

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