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Push Pier Underpinning for Settlement, Foundation Leveling, Sinking Foundation Crack Repair
Crawl Space Structural Repair
Geo-Lock Wall Anchors
PowerBrace Bowed Wall Repair
CarbonArmor Fiber Wall Repair
SmartJack Crawl Space Support
Slab Pier Repair
Lifting & Leveling Concrete Slabs
Concrete Slab Lifting & Leveling
PolyLevel Concrete Lifting & Leveling
Mudjacking & Slab Jacking Alternatives
EZ Post Deck Repair
ShotCrete Wall Restoration
Helical Piers
Push Piers
Tilting Chimney Repair
Grout Filling
Pressure Grouting
Chemical Grouting
Commercial Foundation Repair
Collapsing Retaining Walls
Concrete Sidewalk Leveling & Repair
Concrete Driveway Leveling & Repair
Pool Deck Repair
Basement Waterproofing Services & Products
WaterGuard Interior System
DryTrak Drainage Channel
TrenchDrain Drain Grate
IceGuard Discharge Line
FlexiSpan Wall Crack Repair
Polyurethane Crack Sealing
BrightWall Waterproof Panels
ThermalDry Wall Barrier
Basement To Beautiful Pre-finishing Wall Insulation Panels
Drain Tile Installation
SuperSump Pump System
TripleSafe Pumping System
UltraSump Battery Back Up
SaniDry Dehumidifier
Sump Pump Installation
Sump Pump Replacement
Sump Pump Battery Backups


Crawl Space Repair Services & Products
CleanSpace Encapsulation Vapor Barriers & Liners
Turtl Access Hatch
EverLast Crawl Space Doors
SaniDry CSB Dehumidifier
SmartDrain Water Drainage
SilverGlo Wall Insulation
TerraBlock Floor Insulation
SmartSump Sump Pump
Crawl-o-Sphere Crawl Space Fan
WallCap Block Wall Sealer
SmartVent Flood Vents
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Walkway Lifted in Lake City, SC

Walkway Lifted in Lake City, SC

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Walkway Lifted in Lake City, SC Walkway Lifted in Lake City, SC

Dallas T. is a homeowner in Lake City, SC. Dallas’s home in Lake City isn’t his primary home. He bought this home about 5 years ago to be able to travel down to see his grandkids. Over time, in Dallas’s absence from the home, the concrete walkway had begun to settle. This got extreme with the amount of rain and erosion that took place at his home. After a while, the slab had fallen completely down from its original position. When Dallas returned and found his walkway like that he knew that something had to be done about it. He called Cantey Foundation Specialists after his son recommended us to him. Specialist Alex Lovette came out to Dallas’s home for a free inspection. He then explained that Cantey’s patented PolyLevel process was the solution he was looking for. Team Leader TJ and Team Member Jeremy came out to Dallas’s home and efficiently raised the slab back into place. Afterward, Dallas was so happy that his walkway was just like new again. Now Dallas can come down and visit his grandkids in peace knowing that Cantey did the job right.

SmartJacks Level Crawl Space in Lake City, SC

SmartJacks Level Crawl Space in Lake City, SC

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SmartJacks Level Crawl Space in Lake City, SC SmartJacks Level Crawl Space in Lake City, SC

Mildred P. is a homeowner in Lake City, SC. Mildred and her family live in a quiet neighborhood where their kids can play freely and the can enjoy walks in the morning. Not a lot goes on where they live and they like it that way. “The noise and violence in the city drove us to live out in a place like this so we could properly raise our children,” Mildred said. However, things aren’t all fine and dandy. Mildred’s home has sagging floors. She worries as time goes on that thing will only get worse and worse. She decided to get help and stop the problem in its tracks. She called Cantey Foundation Specialists for a free inspection. Manager and Specialist Luke Stemple came out to Mildred’s home and completed the inspection.  Afterward, he explained to her that the solution she was looking for was Cantey’s patented Smart Jack system. Smart Jacks are designed to raise a home’s floors without the settling that piers can experience, ensuring that you get the most out of your home. Team Leader Matt, Team Member Robert, and Team Member David came out to Mildred home and efficiently installed the Smart Jacks. After the work, Mildred was so happy that her home was level again. She couldn’t believe how much better it felt to walk over. Now Mildred and her family can go back to enjoying their home knowing Cantey did the job right.

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Dependable Residential Foundation Repair Contractor Serving Lake City

Are you worried about the state of your home or business' foundation in Lake City? When soil conditions, rainfall, and other factors align over time, you can find yourself with a sinking, settling foundation. With many years of experience in the foundation repair, crawl space repair, and basement waterproofing industries, Cantey Foundation Specialists has the tools you need for a safer, drier home. Customers contact us with all types of concerns ranging from wall cracks to sagging floors, sticking doors and windows, crawl space humidity, and more. When it comes to foundation problems, we have the solutions!

Foundation problems tend to develop slowly, but if you don't keep an eye on them and make repairs when necessary, you will find yourself spending a whole lot of money down the line. Bowing walls, sagging floors, sticking windows, and more will make life at home uncomfortable and potentially dangerous. Additionally, when it's time to sell your home, you'll either have to resolve all foundation problems or take a hit on your home's overall value.

Cantey Foundation Specialists offers a variety of affordable, proven solutions for all of your foundation repair needs. Our specialists can inspect your foundation, pinpointing all problem areas and coming up with the best plan of action.

Foundation Problems We Fix:      

  • House settling and sinking
  • Windows and doors sticking
  • Tilting chimneys
  • Tilting and bowing walls
  • Floor and wall cracks
  • Collapsing retaining walls
  • Sagging crawl space
  • Uneven floors

Our Foundation Repair Products:

  • Crawl space support posts
  • Push piers and slab piers
  • Wall anchor covers
  • Street creep system
  • Channel anchor
  • Wall repair system
  • Wall reinforcing system

In addition to our residential foundation repair services, we also provide support for commercial foundations. Not only can we offer reliable repairs for existing foundations, but we can also take on end-bearing deep foundations for new commercial construction. Using a variety of equipment built for commercial and government projects, such as helical piles and anchors, helix piers, tieback anchors, and more, you can trust Cantey Foundation Specialists for all of your foundation design and restoration needs.

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Crawl Space Encapsulation & Repair Contractor

Humid crawl spaces are breeding grounds for mold and rot, causing structural and air quality problems for the rest of your home. What's even worse is that traditional methods of keeping crawl spaces dry, such as venting, have been proven time and time again to create more problems than they solve.

Cantey Foundation Specialists offers complete crawl space repair and encapsulation services using the CleanSpace system. By installing a crawl space vapor barrier and additional products like thermal insulation, dehumidifiers, or drainage matting if need be, you can create a fully enclosed, arid crawl space that won't allow for any moisture to enter.

If your crawl space has rotted or has sagging support joists, we can also assist by installing our galvanized steel crawl space support jacks. Your crawl space bears the weight of the floors above, so having stable supports is crucial!

Fast & Affordable Concrete Leveling & Lifting

Sunken or uneven concrete creates tripping hazards all around your property; it also makes for a huge eyesore. Cantey Foundation Specialists uses PolyLevel which is an industry leading concrete lifting and leveling product that ensures that concrete slabs are lifted and return back to their original position. PolyLevel is a lightweight polyurethane foaming agent that is injected into a small hole beneath your concrete. This foam reacts and expands into a strong yet lightweight support system which provides concrete lifting & leveling with ease. For a fast-acting, long-lasting, and environmentally friendly solution to lifting a concrete slab, Cantey Foundation Specialists and PolyLevel are what you need! Don't hesitate to contact us to learn more about concrete lifting & leveling cost in Lake City!

We can fix the following concrete lifting & leveling issues:

  • cracked driveways
  • uneven patios
  • sinking sidewalks
  • Basement flooring
  • uneven concrete

Lake City, SC Basement Waterproofing

Does your basement leak or flood every time it rains? Do you have mold, musty smells, chalky looking deposits on basement walls, or does your basement feel really humid in general? Even though they might not seem that serious, all of these are signs that you may have a basement water problem.

A wet, moldy basement will spur allergy issues, lower home value, and make your basement an unusable space. But with a basement waterproofing system from Cantey Foundation Specialists, you can transform a damp basement into a dry, attractive space. Our basement waterproofing solutions, developed by Basement Systems, include many products and techniques:

  • Drainage systems
  • Sump pump installation & replacement
  • Basement dehumidifiers
  • Wall coverings
  • Basement flooring
  • Basement windows
  • Water heater flood protection

No matter how big or small of a water problem your basement may have, it's always prudent to act sooner rather than later - before mold grows and costly damages occur to your personal property. Cantey Foundation Specialists's proven basement waterproofing services can help you get your basement back to normal.

For all of your foundation repair, crawl space encapsulation, basement waterproofing, and concrete lifting & leveling needs, Cantey Foundation Specialists can provide you with industry-leading solutions installed by technical experts. Contact us today to learn more and to schedule a free estimate in Lake City! Our services will resolve the root source of the problem and we are here to help should any questions arise. 

Job Stories From Lake City, SC
SmartJacks Ease Worry in Lake City, SC


Jerry F. is a homeowner in Lake City, SC. Jerry and his wife like to spend time together going out to dinner, spending time at the movies, and taking vacations. They live and relaxed life and just go with the flow. This changed whenever they found out they’re floors were sagging. Jerry’s wife is a bit of a perfectionist and cannot stand when things are out of place or disorganized. Jerry is also a bit OCD and doesn’t like the idea of his home being in disarray. Both agreed that they needed to do something about this and restore order to their home. A friend of Jerry’s recommended that they call Cantey Foundation Specialists after he had some work previous done by us. Jerry decided to call and schedule an appointment for a free inspection. Specialist Katherine Dillon came out to Jerry’s home and completed the inspection. She then explained that Cantey’s patented Smart Jack system was the solution they were looking for. Team Leader Trey, Team Member Jason, and Team Member Estevan came out to Jerry’s home and made efficient work of the situation. Afterwards, Jerry and his wife sighed a sigh of relief. Their home was finally back to normal.  Now Jerry and his wife can enjoy their live and home once again knowing Cantey did the job right.

CleanSpace Helps With Asthma in Lake City, SC

Chris T. is a homeowner in Lake City, SC. Chris and his wife, Amanda, have lived in their home for a little under a year now. Amanda has bad allergies and Asthma attacks so Chris has been careful about what he has exposed her to and is always conscious about what he brings around her. However, the thing that Chris couldn’t control is his wife’s reaction to the insulation underneath their home. Not many people are aware, but most of your homes air flow comes from your crawl space. Since this is the case, Chris knew he had to do something about it. After hearing a TV advertisement for Cantey Foundation Specialists, he decided to give us a call. Specialist Jamie Beresford came out to Chris’s home for a free inspection. After the inspection, Jamie explained to Chris that Cantey’s patented CleanSpace was the solution he was looking for. With a CleanSpace, we can take out the insulation and install our CleanSpace and rid your homes air flow from anything harmful to you and your loved ones. Team Leader Matt, Team Member Robert, and Team Member David came out to Chris’s home and efficiently installed the CleanSpace for him. “I was super surprised about how fast they finished, it truly was something awesome to see,” Chris said. Now Chris and Amanda can enjoy their home without worrying about Amanda’s allergies and asthma so much.

CleanSpace and Dehumidifier Save Floor Joist in Lake City, SC

Steve A. is a homeowner in Lake City, SC. Steve had a problem with his crawl space that he absolutely felt he needed to get resolved. Steve’s crawl space was to humid for his liking and it was beginning to rot his floor joist. Steve is a hardworking man who enjoys coming home and being able to relax after working all day. However, with this issue he couldn’t relax. Steve had to do something about it so he could get his peace of mind back. After hearing about Cantey Foundation Specialists from neighbors and all the great work we do, he decided to give us a call. Specialist Michael Scott came out to Steve’s home for a free inspection. Michael then explained that, in addition to replacing the rotten would, Cantey’s patented CleanSpace and Dehumidifier was the solution he was looking for. A CleanSpace is designed to block moisture from entering a crawl space and a Dehumidifier is designed to make the crawl space drier to reduce the moisture level even further. These two combined preserve your floor joist and save you money on your power bill. Team Leader Matt, Team Member David, and Team Member Robert came out to Steve’s home and installed the products for him. He was so happy after the job was complete. “Cantey really did an amazing job here, I’m really happy that it turned out this good,” Steve said. Now Steve can come home and relax once more knowing Cantey did the job right.

Work Requests From Lake City, SC
Vicinity of Williams St. in Lake City
My brick front porch is sinking on one side. It's a round porch (colonial style). It's not very big. It just needs to be raised on one side. I also have a basement that I would like a quote on waterproofing.
Vicinity of Williams St. in Lake City
My brick front porch is sinking on one side. It's a round porch (colonial style). It's not very big. It just needs to be raised on one side. I also have a basement that I would like a quote on waterproofing.
Vicinity of Stewart Street in Lake City
Damp crawl space. Needs encapsulation and possibly dehumidifier
Vicinity of Smith St in Lake City
Floor is sagging and sinking towards the center of the room in one bedroom area. The flooring in the rest of the house seems to be fine.
Vicinity of North Blanding Street in Lake City
Home is about 80 years old and is concrete stucco over clay blocks. Uneven floors need to be repaired and I'm in planning phase. Lots of stucco cracking on exterior.
Vicinity of Padgett Road in Lake City
I think our house needs to be jacked up. We have sagging floors and cracks in our walls.
Vicinity of Rodgers Avenue in Lake City
Just purchased a house built in 1940's.. the house has settled and foundation is cracked and back exterior wall has shifted outward. My yard floods with the smallest amount of rain and I want the house lifted and then foundation replaced or repaired. I don't know which would be best. Just need a quote or some advice.

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