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Foundation Repair Services & Products
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
Underpinning
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
Aspen Air Purifier

 

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
Before and After Pictures from Columbia
Columbia, SC Crawlspace doesn't have to worry about water any more

Columbia, SC Crawlspace doesn't have to worry about water any more

Before After
Columbia, SC Crawlspace doesn't have to worry about water any more Columbia, SC Crawlspace doesn't have to worry about water any more

Columbia Crawlspace doesn't have to worry about water any more since we installed our cleanspace system that prevents all moisture and water issues with crawlspaces. 

CleanSpace Helps Doctor with Allergies in Columbia, SC

CleanSpace Helps Doctor with Allergies in Columbia, SC

Before After
CleanSpace Helps Doctor with Allergies in Columbia, SC CleanSpace Helps Doctor with Allergies in Columbia, SC

Phuong N. moved to Columbia, SC a few years ago to take a surgical position at a local hospital. She loves her work and helping those that are in need. The home she bought in the area was ideal for her and she was content with her decision to move. That was until she started to have some allergy issues that prevented her from working. One day she noticed that there was mold growing on one of her vents in the bedroom. Phuong knew this had to be the cause of her getting sick. She did not know personally of any companies in the area that did crawl space repair so she turned to the internet. After a quick search she found Cantey Foundation Specialists and saw that they were a local company. Phuong called in a scheduled an appointment for a free inspection. System Design Specialist Jamie Beresford came out and did a thorough inspection of the crawl space. Jamie found that Phuong had quite a bit of moisture in her crawl space which was causing the mold growth. He sat down with her to explain the CleanSpace system that Cantey has. The CleanSpace system consists of a thick liner that is wrapped around each pier, covers the floor, and is secured on the walls of the crawl space to keep out moisture. This creates a complete barrier between the earth and the home, preventing any damage and providing cleaner air to breathe. Phuong was sold with this system that would finally give her a healthier home and scheduled an installation day. Production Crew Leader Aubrey McJunkin, Production Crew Member Frank Lopez, and Production Crew Member David Watson came out and successfully installed the CleanSpace system. Phuong no longer has allergy problems and is back to helping those in need with no interruption.

Helical Piers & PolyLEVEL Installed for a Columbia home

Helical Piers & PolyLEVEL Installed for a Columbia home

Before After
Helical Piers & PolyLEVEL Installed for a Columbia home Helical Piers & PolyLEVEL Installed for a Columbia home

Ryan R. of Columbia, SC called Cantey Foundation Specialists because of the damage caused by the October flood.  It washed away a lot of soil from underneath Ryan R.'s home, exposing the corner of his home's foundation and underneath part of his deck.  Cantey had the solution for Ryan's problem!

We installed Helical Piers and also used PolyLEVEL to restore his home back to it's original state.

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Installation crew was excellent and knowledgeable. The office staff was also very polite and helpful.
Testimonial by Jim M. from Columbia, SC
The rep did a very detailed presentation, answered all our questions and was very personable.
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Whether we like it or not, at one point or another, our home or business will likely need some type of foundation repair, crawl space, concrete lifting & leveling, or basement waterproofing services.  That’s why at Cantey Foundation Specialists, we pride ourselves on being reliable industry experts in Columbia and surrounding areas.  If your issues are more related to wall cracks, sagging floors, sticking doors and windows, crawl space humidity, or anything else, we are still your experts!  Call 1-855-234-5628 or click today to schedule your FREE no obligation cost estimate!

Residential and Commercial Foundations in Columbia

Foundation RepairOvertime, your foundation can become compromised due to the exposure to outside elements.  It is important to keep an eye on your foundation and call a specialist if you notice any changes.  Cantey Foundation Specialists is proud to offer a variety of services and solutions for any of your foundation repair needs.

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 residential foundation repair, we offer a variety of services for commercial foundations as well.  Cantey Foundation Specialists can take on large projects such as end-bearing deep foundations using a variety of equipment like helical piles and anchors, helix piers, tieback anchors, and more.  Contact Cantey Foundation Specialists today to learn more about residential & commercial foundations and to schedule your FREE, no obligation cost estimate!

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Crawl Space Encapsulation and Repair

Did you know that mold and rot in your crawl space causes structural and air quality problems in the rest of your home?  Crawl spaces are an underrated and neglected area of the home—in fact, some homeowners do not even know that one is under their house.  A DIY or quick fix crawl space ventilation can make matters worse, so it is important to call in the experts at Cantey Foundation Specialists.  

We are trusted, experienced contractors in crawl space repair and encapsulation services.  At your FREE evaluation, our service expert will evaluate what of our products would best suit your basement, such as a crawl space vapor barrier, thermal insulation, dehumidifiers, and drainage matting.  

If your crawl space requires rat or sagging support joists to be fixed, we have galvanized steel crawl space support jacks that will ensure the floors above are safe for years to come!

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Fast & Affordable Concrete RepairConcrete Leveling

Around your property,  you may have noticed sunken or uneven concrete.  Unfortunately, you not only have an eyesore near your home, but you have a serious tripping hazard.  Don’t worry though, fixing your uneven concrete is simpler and faster than you probably knew!  At Cantey Foundation Specialists, we use PolyLevel®, an industry leading concrete lifting and leveling product.  PolyLevel® is lightweight and fast acting; it is injected into small holes in the concrete and has a reaction in which it expands into the area.  During this expansion, the uneven concrete is lifted back into place.  Another great feature is that PolyLevel® is long lasting and environmentally friendly!

If not treated properly, the small crack in your concrete could be an opportunity for moisture to seep through and cause the soil to wash away. NexusPro can seal up the crack and provide everlasting flexibility!

Columbia, SC Basement Waterproofing

Are your unable to use your basement because it leaks or floods every time it rains?  Have you noticed mold, musty smells, chalky looking deposits on basement walls, or is your basement feeling too humid?

You may be thinking that your two choices are to move or deal with the problem forever, but that is not the case!  Your wet, moldy basement is creating allergy issues, lowering your home value, and making your basement an all around unusable space.  At Cantey Foundation Specialists, we use products developed by Basement Systems, in order to give you the best waterproofing solutions such as:

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

Regardless of the size of your wet basement problem, we have the basement waterproofing solution that will best suit your home.  Acting on the issue sooner rather than later is vital, to ensure that more complications arise.  Call 1-855-234-5628 or click today to schedule your FREE, no obligation cost estimate!

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Professional Aluminum Gutter Installation in Columbia

Your gutters are more important than you may think. Healthy gutters help maintain a healthy home, transporting water and debris from your roof and safely depositing it away from areas where it can cause damage. While you might think faulty or ineffective gutters limit damages to the roof, think again. Foundations can be at risk as well. Without properly-fitted, high-quality seamless gutters, you might find yourself with a wet basement, leaky roof, or other avoidable household issues. You need a gutter contractor you can trust to make sure the job gets done right.

Cantey Foundation Specialists installs durable seamless gutters constructed from single pieces of high-strength aluminum. With this construction technique, our aluminum gutters avoid the pitfalls of traditional seamed gutters, like debris clogs. Seamless gutters are just one component of our fully-customized gutter systems. We install innovative gutter guards as well, which permanently eliminate the need to clean your gutters. We can guarantee a clog-free seamless gutter experience with safe water evacuation for years to come!

We are the Columbia area’s premier gutter contractor, specializing in aluminum gutter installation, gutter guards, downspout extensions, and more. Call us today for your no-cost, no-obligation gutter replacement estimate!

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Case Studies From Columbia
Tilting
The Burnetts of Columbia, SC are looking to list their family home on the market and were told that a few things would need to be taken care of prior...
Drain
Customer John S. of Columbia, SC had an existing partial basement that was flooding due to ground water seepage from the front part of his partial...
SmartPump
Brant P. has owned his home in Columbia, SC for a few years now. The basement had continuously had water problems but Brant wanted to solve these in...
Press Releases From Columbia
Cantey Foundation Specialists was recognized as one of South Carolina's 25 Fastest Growing Companies of 2019 by The Capital Corporation and Co-Sponsors. This award gives recognition to the top-performing companies that have contributed to South Carolina's economy through exceptional increases in revenues and employment.... [Read more]
Job Stories From Columbia, SC
Water Intrusion in Columbia, SC

The Cantey Team recently helped Jennifer S. of Columbia, SC and her family so that they could get their house sold. They have their house on the market and unfortunately had some water intrusion in their finished basement last week. They were excited to see Cantey's water guard solution, because they weren’t sure how to fix the issue. Fortunately, the flooring and Sheetrock has to be replaced anyway which makes life easier for installation. We will also be burying a downspout to move water away from this area to reduce future problems.

Solving Sagging Floors in Columbia, SC

A Columbia, SC homeowner called Cantey Foundation Specialists for a FREE estimate and inspection on their sagging floors. The floors had progressively gotten worse and the homeowners were concerned about further and costly damage. Here, Cantey Team Member Israel carefully measures the length they will need to cut the beams to be used to support the home permanently. These beams will go between the woodwork and SmartJacks in order to apply pressure through the entire length of the sagging floor. 

Solving Sagging Floors in Columbia, SC - Photo 1
Driveway Fit for First Impressions

Ro K. of Columbia, SC had some holes around his driveway, a result from digging neighborhood animals. Concerned about the integrity of his driveway, he called Cantey Foundation Specialists to fill in the holes and make his driveway safe for his family, vehicles, and visitors. NOw Ro K. has the peace of mind he needs and a driveway to be proud of! 

Driveway Fit for First Impressions - Photo 1
Woodworking Opens a New Door in Columbia, SC

Suneetha M. is a homeowner in Columbia, SC that like most people has routine termite inspections. During an inspection, the inspector did not find any termites but did tell Suneetha about the wood rot underneath one of his doors. Wanting his home to be in good condition, Suneetha wanted to find someone that could replace this wood. Suneetha went to a home show in Columbia one Saturday and found a booth for Cantey Foundation Specialists. He got some information and signed up for a free inspection. System Design Specialist Eddie Mathis came out and did an inspection on the wood in question. Eddie told Suneetha that Cantey could definitely help and would replace the wood with no problems. Production Team Leader Matt Garcia, Production Team Member Nick Riddick, and Production Team Member David Herbert came out and successfully replaced Suneetha's rotting wood. Suneetha is back to being worry free about the wood underneath his home and recommends Cantey to anyone that is in need of crawl space or foundation repair.

Columbia Home Touble Selling Because of Front Porch

Michael M. bought his home in 1980 and decided that now he would like to sell it, the only problem is that Michael's home has a foundation issue. His front porch has sank beyond a level of acceptance for anyone. He noticed it 15 years ago and decided not to do anything about it until now.  This has put a lot of stress on Michael seeing that the home is in disrepair, and the eye sore on the front porch could potentially scare away home buyers. Michael, full of frustration, sees Cantey's Facebook page and decides to give them a call. He gets in contact with Specialist Alex Lovette, who comes to Michael's home and gives him a free inspection of his front porch. Alex then explains to Michael that Cantey's patented PolyLevel process can fix his problem and help him sell his house. Team Leader Roberto, and Team Member Nick quickly dispatch to Michael's home and begin working.  Afterwards, Michael is very pleased with the results.  The crew was able to raise his porch and level it out, sealing off the gaps and making his home look cleaner and more presentable for potential home buyers. Now Michael can sell his home with peace of mind that Cantey did the job right.

Basement Water Damage including Foundation Wall in Columbia

Patrick B. called Cantey Foundation Specialists because he (and his renters) were concerned about the kitchen floor falling in, water damage, and a disintegrating foundation wall.  Patrick tried to fix the problems himself; however, he realized that he needed a more permanent solution so that he could have peace of mind.  

Cantey installed 4 SmartJacks at the height of almost 7 feet tall, created a drainage system, and rebuilt the foundation wall with brackets to stabilize until Patrick was able to continue with renovations.

Now, Patrick has a more durable solution for his problems!

Basement Water Damage including Foundation Wall in Columbia - Photo 1Basement Water Damage including Foundation Wall in Columbia - Photo 2
Work Requests From Columbia, SC
Project Location: Columbia, SC
I had a tree fall on my home and I want to make sure the home's structure is good.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Potentially need vapor barrier
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Need evaluation on home foundation.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Foundation issue. Water washed away dirt on back side of my house and now I can see the foundation.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
I have a brick base, concrete top front porch that needs leveling.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
This is for my Grandmother's house, which she's been in since 1962. We're noticing her bed is slanted and a dip in the kitchen. She's age 100 and on a very fixed income so wanting to find out the cost to get what's needed done. Thank you.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
I'd like to get a quote to have my crawlspace encapsulated. We have very high humidity levels in our home.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
I have cracking walls, sticking doors/out of square doors, crack in cement porch and would like an inspection to see what needs to be done.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Squishy floor areas. (2), no visible water, no odor
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Chimney is pulling away from the home
Project Location: Columbia, SC
I'm working on a house and can't tell if the floor needs leveling or if the foundation needs fixing.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
I have sagging hardwoods in my house due to rotten and/or missing joist support underneath the house. I also might be interested in a vapor barrier.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Need vapor barrier or encapsulation for crawl space
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Brick house with cracked brick on one side
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Replace crawlspace door and fix the wetness along sides of the house draining to the foundation
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Noticed cracks in our walls. Need inspection for our foundation.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
We have wet insulation in our crawl space which has caused mold. We'd like to get a quote on encapsulation and also maybe just a mold treatment with the removal and replacement of our insulation
Project Location: Columbia, SC
Concrete deck around the pool is cracking and peeling.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
We have a one story 40 year old house with no foundation problems in the past. All of a sudden we are seeing above one of the interior doors - a closet door - diagonal cracking on inside and outside of the door. Also the door next to it which is a bathroom door is sticking. We would like a profession opinion on if this is foundation damage and if so, what needs to be done.
Project Location: Columbia, SC
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