What city are you from? Union Mills, Indiana
What year did you start at Nova? 2014
What do you love about your position? "Helping people."
What do you enjoy to do in your spare time? "Fishing, hunting, spending time with my wife."
This Winona Lake home was experiencing sagging insulation, and a damp and musty smell in their crawlspace. They were also concerned with how cold their floors were in the winter. Our Design Specialist decided it would be best to install a CleanSpace Encapsualtion with drainage matting. It really transformed this messy crawlspace!
This customer called us because her basement windows kept flooding. We installed new sunhouses and curtain drains.
This Elkhart, Indiana home was bought for a flip home. The customer knew he had to address moisture issues in order to get this house sold. They quickly gave Nova Basement Systems a call to address the issues.
Our System Design Specialist, Chris Young, came to evaluate the property. He concluded that this basement would need a SuperSump®, our Flangeless WaterGuard® System, an IceGuard (to prevent freezing), and an UnderGround Downspout discharge line.
With a plan set in motion, Co-Foremen Joe Nichols, Ignacio Reyes, and their Installation Technicians straightened out this basement in no time! This customer was able to get this house on the market knowing the moisture issues had been taken care of.
This Elkhart homeowner was getting so much moisture in their crawl, that it was rotting all of their beams.
This customer had an Epoxy Pipe Patch done around plumbing that exited through an exterior wall.
This customer called in and had concerns about his damp and musty crawlspace. The smells would carry into his living space, and he didn't care for that.
We sent our Design Specialist, Chris Young, out to the home right away. He found that the crawlspace would need a vapor barrier installed and all of the vents sealed so he could control the moisture levels in that space.
Our crew got to work and was able to transform his space to a controlled clean environment in just two days!
Just like many of Nova Basement Systems customers, this homeowner would experience seepage during heavy rains. The moisture would bring that dreaded "wet basement smell". She was tired of vacuuming water and gave us a call to see what options she had for waterproofing repairs.
Our System Design Specialist, Chris Young, came out to her property for a complimentary estimate. He found that installing a perimeter system of WaterGuard®, accompanied by a SuperSump®, and an UnderGround Downspout with an IceGuard was the appropriate fix for her home.
Foremen Joe Nichols and Ignacio Reyes, teamed up with crewmen Brian, Kenny, Spencer, John and Nathan to dry up this basement. In just two days they completed their interior install, leaving the basement ready for any heavy rain.
This customer was getting seepage in her finished basement. She really needed an upgrade to her existing sump pump, that could keep up with the amount of water she would take on. We installed a SuperSump with a WaterGuard system.
This poured foundation had a crack allowing water to seep in. We fixed the issue with an Epoxy Crack Injection.
This customer had just bought this home and knew she had foundation and crawlspace issues she would need to address. We sent Chris Young out to give an estimate. He found the best solution for this crawlspace, and the health of the home, would be a CleanSpace Encapsulation with drainage.
This customer called in stating his Michigan Ledge basement was getting seepage.
This customer in Michigan kept getting water in their unfinished basement. The customer wanted a solution to prevent the water from ruining the items stored there.
Our System Design Specialist, Chris Young, determined that this home was experiencing hydrostatic pressure. Chris customized a design to include a Lateral Drain to relieve the water pressure from the ground. He also included a SuperSump®, an Underground Downspout, and an IceGuard to prevent the discharge line from freezing.
Our foreman, Cameron, quickly took care of this homeowners property with a little help from Nathan. This customer was very pleased with our installation process.
Are you experiencing sagging/sloping floors? Are the doors sticking on your first floor, is it hard to open or close them? Is your drywall cracking and separating? These signs could all be pointing to a foundation or structural problem. With a zero obligation estimate, one of our Design Specialists could take a look at your basement or crawlspace to see if Nova could help.
This Valparaiso resident was not happy with the conditions of his crawlspace. It was wet, muddy, and would cause high humidity levels in his living space. He called in to get a free estimate, so we could diagnose the root of these issues.
Our System Design Specialist, Chris Young, evaluated this property. He quickly determined this crawlspace needed a perimeter of Drain Tile, a SuperSump®, an Underground Downspout and IceGuard, and he chose to encapsulate the crawlspace with a vapor barrier, CleanSpace®.
Phil Jackson, along with his team Bryan, Jason, and Nate finished this large project quickly and efficiently.
This customer was selling his home and an inspection found he had bowing walls. His realtor suggested calling us to get a free estimate on the cost to fix this problem. We installed eight Wall Anchors that carry a life-time/transferable warranty.
This customer wanted to freshen up his walls and also keep it dry in his space. We added a WaterGuard EmeShield, and we filled the large cracks on his wall with an Epoxy Crack Injection.
This poured foundation wall had a hairline crack that was allowing water to seep into their basement. Chris Young gave an estimate to have a two part Epoxy Crack Injection to fix this issue.
This customer had been experiencing seepage in his basement for years. He was sick and tired of soaking up the water that would come in with heavy rains, and called us for help. He got along great with Chris Young, our Design Specialist. He even called the office to let us know how much he liked Chris. We installed a complete perimeter system, and this customer was very satisfied with the end result.
This customer called in with concerns of his foundation bowing. His cinderblock foundation was cracking and pushing inward. He called us to hear about how we approach these situations.
Our Design Specialist found quickly that this foundation needed a Wall Anchor System. He estimated that the customer would need ten wall anchors, and that would guarantee the wall would be stabilized. Our Wall Anchors come with a Life-Time transferable warranty.
Our three man crew hand dug, five out of ten anchors, and they were able to complete the job in one day!
This homeowner noticed water coming in from a hairline crack in his poured foundation wall. Chris quoted to get that crack filled with epoxy and to get the water away from the foundation with and Underground Downspout.
This customer was experiencing a lot of water in one area of the basement. We installed a perimeter of WaterGuard and an UnderGround Downspout to push the water away from the property.