Brian is a former Marine certified in Journeyman Engineering with 11 years experience in general engineering with the USMC. He has a robust history of contractor work including masonry and bridge maintenance.
He likes to find, assess, and fix problems with his likeminded coworkers. He is a father, husband, and likes to hunt, fish, and can be found making improvements on his home.
We found Brian when we installed a crawl space system in his house. He was so impressed by our standard of work and professionalism that he wanted to work with us and grow with our company.
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This customer came to us after their basement flooded. Fortress Foundation Solutions installed a full perimeter french drain system with CleanSpace, TripleSafe sump pump with external discharge and battery backup. Our proprietary interior french drain systems ensure a water-free basement with a transferrable lifetime warranty.
This customer in Aroda came to us with cracks in the brick and mortar of their foundation. Fortress Foundation Solutions installed 6 push piers to permanently stabilize the foundation and prevent any future settlement.
This homeowner came to Fortress Foundation Solutions because their basement was severely water damaged from repeated flooding. The basement had a cheap sump pump already installed that had stoped working years ago. Fortress installed a full perimeter WaterGuard with a SuperSump Plus System. This combo will keep the basement clean and dry and last for many years to come!
This fully finished basement is being used an additional living space. Fortress Foundation Solutions installed a perimeter french drain system and a TripleSafe sump pump with a battery backup and external drainage.
This homeowner had significant water damage throughout their basement due to repeated basement flooding. Their stairs became unsafe to use due to mildew and rot. The Fortress Team took care of these problems by installing a full perimeter WaterGuard with a SuperSump Plus System. This basement will never have water problems again!
Fortress Foundation Solutions installed 4 SmartJacks under the back of an older home whose original supports were failing.
Fortress Foundation Solutions installed a series of PowerBraces to prevent further bowing in this customer's home. Over time, the braces can be tightened, and will eventually lead to a straightening of the affected wall.
This homeowner called Fortress Foundation Solutions with a leaky basement and water damage. Fortress waterproofed this homeowner's basement by installing a full perimeter WaterGuard with a TripleSafe Sump System. We also installed a Trench Drain by the basement door to take care of any water that could come under the door.
This homeowner came to Fortress Foundation Solutions with a leaking basement. Fortress solved this issue by installing a full perimeter WaterGuard with a TripleSafeSump System. We also installed a Trench Drain around the water heater and an IceGuard to ensure that the basement would stay dry during every season.
This homeowner had extensive water damage in their basement due to repeated flooding. Fortress Foundation Solutions solved this problem by installing a WaterGuard with a TripleSafe Sump System. We also installed a Trench Drain around the water heater to make sure that is does not have any problems with corrosion.
This homeowner had a leaky basement. The wooden shelves in the basement were rotting, there was mold and mildew on the walls, and water would come under the garage door of this walk-in basement. Fortress solved these issues by installing a TripleSafe Sump System with a full perimeter WaterGuard. We also installed an IceGuard to ensure that the basement stays dry during every season.
This homeowner had stair-step and horizontal crack throughout their garage that was causing the wall to bow. The reinforce the wall and prevent further cracking and bowing, Fortress Foundation Solutions installed the CarbonArmor Wall Reinforcing System.
Fortress Foundation Solutions installed a perimeter french drain system, TripleSafe sump pump with battery backup, and external discharge.
Fortress Foundation Solutions installed a series of GeoLock Wall Anchors to permanantely stabalize this customer's home.
This is the beginning phase of one of our recent projects. The homeowner's request was for Fortress Foundation Solutions to fix the floors and dirt basement area of her home.
Our production team cleared out the area and leveled the dirt floor. CleanSpace encapsulation system was installed to isolate the house from the ground helping to control tempature and moisture within the space. Smart Jacks replaced wooden supports to lift and stabilize the beams and floor joists. The threaded rods within the steel comuns allowed for adjustment and custom fit for each Smart Jack installed. The Super Sump plus pumping system was installed to keep water draining away from the area. With the high-end 1/3 horsepower Zoeller pump, this system has the best pump available, pumping nearly 2650 gallons of water an hour. The patented SuperLiner has an airtight lid to prevent debris from getting in and moisture and odors from getting out. This sump system also includes the WaterWatch alarm system that will sound if water rises above the point where pump should turn on to alert of any potential problems before damage occurs. The transformation of this area now provides additional storage and a clean, protected environment for the homeowner.
This homeowner called Fortress with a leaky basement and bowing walls. To solve this problem, Fortress installed six Power Braces, two TripleSafe Sump Systems with a full-perimeter WaterGuard, and a Trench Drain by the basement door. The basement will now stay dry and the walls will never bow in again!
This homeowner called Fortress Foundation Solutions because they were concerned with several cracks in their garage and on the outside of the house do to foundation settlement. We solved this problem by installing four Push Piers that stabilized the wall so they will never crack again.
A previous customer called Fortress Foundation Solutions when water started to leak in their basement where they did not waterproof it. Previously, they had a Smart Sump System with WaterGuard installed against one wall. Water eventually started leaking in on the other wall of the basement. This is why Fortress recommends waterproofing an entire basement instead of just the area where it is leaking from. To completely waterproof this basement, Fortress installed a full perimeter WaterGuard and a CleanSpace Liner. We also installed a SaniDry Sedona to keep the air dry. Now, the basement will stay clean and dry!