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Ed Vest

Fortress Foundation Solutions

Title: System Designer

Ed Vest from Fortress Foundation Solutions
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  • By Christina F.
    Waynesboro, VA

    Customer Review

    By Christina F.
    Waynesboro, VA

Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Middletown, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Middletown, VA Bowing Wall Repair
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    Middletown, VA Bowing Wall Repair

    This homeowner in Middletown reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions because they had foundation walls that were cracking and bowing, and they were concerned about the stability of their foundation.

    Fortress installed our PowerBrace System to permanently support and stabilize those foundation walls. PowerBraces can be tightened over time, potentially reversing wall failure.

  • Culpeper, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Culpeper, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Culpeper, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Culpeper had a problem with water seeping in through the foundation walls with rain.

    Fortress was able to solve this homeowner's problem by installing our WaterGuard System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a TripleSafe sump pump. These products will work together to keep this basement dry!

  • Stanley, VA Crawl Space Waterproofing
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    Stanley, VA Crawl Space Waterproofing
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    Stanley, VA Crawl Space Waterproofing

    This homeowner in Stanley reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions because they had water coming into the crawl space and puddling with rain. They wanted to get this problem resolved before it became a more severe issue.

    Fortress solved this problem by installing a complete CleanSpace encapsulation, along with a SmartSump sump pump. These products will work together to keep all water and moisture out of the crawl space, leaving it clean and dry! 

  • Charlottesville, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Charlottesville, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Charlottesville, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Charlottesville had an issue with water coming in through the foundation with rain. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a solution to this problem.

    Fortress solved this water intrusion problem by installing our WaterGuard XL System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a TripleSafe sump pump, our CleanSpace Wall System, and a SaniDry XP dehumidifier. These products will work together to keep this basement dry!

     

  • Crozet, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Crozet, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Crozet, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this Crozet home had water seeping in with rain, so the homeowner reached out to Fortress to get this problem solved.

    Fortress was able to solve this water intrusion problem by installing our WaterGuard System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a TripleSafe sump pump. These products will continuously work together to keep this basement dry!

     

  • Monroe, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Monroe, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Monroe, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Monroe had an issue with water intrusion along the foundation. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a solution to this problem.

    Our System Designer, Ed Vest, went out to assess this basement and determined that the best solution would be to install our WaterGuard System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a TripleSafe sump pump. These products will work together to keep this basement dry!

     

  • Basement Waterproofing - Concord, VA
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    Basement Waterproofing - Concord, VA
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    Basement Waterproofing - Concord, VA

    This basement in Concord, VA had water leaking in at the base of the walls. Fortress installed our Water Guard drain system and our Triple Safe sump pump. 

  • Concord, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Concord, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Concord, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Concord had a recurring issue with water seeping in with rain. The homeowner reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions for a solution to this problem.

    Fortress was able to solve this water intrusion issue by installing WaterGuard along the perimeter of the home, along with a TripleSafe sump pump. These products will work together to keep this basement dry!

     

  • Water Guard Installation - Lynchburg, VA
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    Water Guard Installation - Lynchburg, VA
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    Water Guard Installation - Lynchburg, VA

    This property in Lynchburg, Virginia had water coming into the finished basement at the seams of the walls. Fortress Foundation Solutions fixed this issue by installing our Water Guard french drain system and our Clean Space vapor barrier. 

  • Lynchburg, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Lynchburg, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Lynchburg, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Lynchburg had water seeping in along the foundation with rain. The homeowner reached out to Fortress for a solution to their problem.

    Our System Designer, Ed Vest, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install our WaterGuard XL System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a TripleSafe sump pump, and a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier.

    Our WaterGuard System is designed to capture any wall or floor seepage before it reaches the basement floor, any water will then drain to the TripleSafe and be pumped out of the home. These products will work together to ensure that this basement will remain dry!

  • Lynchburg, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Lynchburg, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Lynchburg, VA Basement Waterproofing

    This home in Lynchburg had an issue with water seeping in through the foundation with rain. The homeowner reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions to get this problem solved.

    Our Foreman Donovan, and his crew went out and installed our WaterGuard System along the perimeter walls of the home, along with a TripleSafe sump pump. These products will work together to keep this basement dry by catching any water seepage before it reaches the basement floor, and then pumping it out of the home!. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing their basement will never flood again!

  • Lynchburg, VA PolyLevel Injection
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    Lynchburg, VA PolyLevel Injection
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    Lynchburg, VA PolyLevel Injection

    This homeowner in Lynchburg reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions because they had a sidewalk that had settled and cracked, becoming an eyesore and a tripping hazard. 

    To fix this problem, Fortress sent our Foreman Brian out to this home and he was able to use our PolyLevel Injection System to lift and level that sidewalk. NexusPro crack repair was used to seal the cracks and joints. 

  • Rustburg, VA Basement Waterproofing & Bowing Wall Repair
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    Rustburg, VA Basement Waterproofing & Bowing Wall Repair
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    Rustburg, VA Basement Waterproofing & Bowing Wall Repair

    This homeowner in Rustburg reached out to Fortress because they had water seeping into their basement with rain, and cracking in the cinder block walls of their foundation.

    Fortress solved the water intrusion issues by installing our WaterGuard XL System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a TripleSafe sump pump, and a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier. For the cracking walls, Fortress installed our PowerBrace System, and also our GeoLock Wall Anchors. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing that their foundation is stabilized and supported, and that their basement will stay dry!

  • Halifax, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Halifax, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Halifax, VA Basement Waterproofing

    This homeowner in Halifax reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions for a solution to a recurring water intrusion issue that they had in their basement.

    Fortress was able to solve this issue by installing our WaterGuard system along the perimeter of the home, along with a TripleSafe and a SuperSump sump pump, and a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier. These products will continuously work together to keep this basement dry!

     

  • Basement Waterproofing - Forest, VA
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    Basement Waterproofing - Forest, VA
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    Basement Waterproofing - Forest, VA

    The homeowners in Forest, VA had concerns about water coming into their home. After calling Fortress Foundation Solutions we were able to send our System Designer, Ed to provide a free estimate. Ed knew the best solution would be our WaterGuard system with our TripleSafe sump pump. 

    Our Foreman, Brian Davis and his crew went to this home to install these products. The final result was not only a dry basement, but also a satisfied customer. 

  • Bedford, VA Crawl Space Waterproofing
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    Bedford, VA Crawl Space Waterproofing
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    Bedford, VA Crawl Space Waterproofing

    The crawl space of this home in Bedford was wet and moldy, and needed some help!

    Fortress went to this home and installed a complete CleanSpace encapsulation, along with SilverGlo Wall Insulation, a SmartSump sump pump, and a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier. Our Mold X treatment was used to get rid of the mold. This homeowner now has a cleaner, brighter crawl space that will stay dry!

  • Glade Hill, VA Bowing Wall
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    Glade Hill, VA Bowing Wall
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    Glade Hill, VA Bowing Wall

    The basement of this home in Glade Hill had cinder block foundation walls that had started to bow. The homeowner reached out to Fortress Foundation Solutions to get those walls stabilized before it became a more severe issue.

    Our System Designer, Ed, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install the PowerBrace Wall Repair System. The PowerBrace System is designed to stabilize failing basement walls and provide the potential to straighten walls over time. These steel i-beams will stabilize the wall in its current position and can be tightened over time to make bowing or tilting walls straighter. This homeowner can now rest assured knowing that their foundation walls are supported and stabilized!

  • Danville, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Danville, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Danville, VA Basement Waterproofing

    The basement of this home in Danville had a problem with water intrusion, and needed some help!

    Our System Designer, Ed Vest, went out to assess this home and determined that the best solution would be to install our WaterGuard XL System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a SuperSump sump pump.

    Our WaterGuard System is designed to capture any wall or floor seepage before it reaches the basement floor, any water will then drain to the SuperSump and be pumped out of the home. Together these products will ensure that this homeowner will no longer have to worry about a wet basement!

  • Blacksburg, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Blacksburg, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Blacksburg, VA Basement Waterproofing

    This basement in Blacksburg had water seeping in with rain. The homeowner reached out to Fortress to see what could be done to solve this problem.

    Fortress went out and installed our WaterGuard XL system along the perimeter of the basement, along with a SuperSump and a TripleSafe sump pump, and a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier. These products will ensure that this homeowner will never again have to worry about a wet basement!

  • Collinsville, VA Basement Waterproofing
    Before
    Collinsville, VA Basement Waterproofing
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    Collinsville, VA Basement Waterproofing

    This home in Collinsville had water seeping into the basement with rain.

    Fortress helped this homeowner out by installing our WaterGuard System along the perimeter of the basement, along with a TripleSafe sump pump, and a SaniDry XP dehumidifier. Together these products will provide a permanent solution to keeping this basement dry!

  • Martinsville, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation
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    Martinsville, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation
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    Martinsville, VA Crawl Space Encapsulation

    The crawl space of this home in Martinsville was wet and musty, and needed some help!

    Our System Designer, Ed Vest, went out to assess this crawl space and recommended that the best solution would be to install a complete CleanSpace encapsulation, along with SilverGlo Wall insulation, a SmartSump sump pump, and a SaniDry Sedona dehumidifier.

    Our CleanSpace vapor barrier is designed to permanently prevent moisture and outside air from getting into your crawlspace. These products will work together to ensure that this homeowner now has a crawl space that stays clean and dry!

     

  • Basement Waterproofing - Martinsville,VA
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    Basement Waterproofing - Martinsville,VA
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    Basement Waterproofing - Martinsville,VA

    This home in Martinsville, VA was having issues with water coming into the crawlsoace. Our System Designer, Ed Vest was able to go out to this home and provide a perminate solution. Ed knew the best solution to this issue would an encapsualtion. Ed reccomended CleanSpace and SilverGlo Wall insulation.

    Our CleanSpace vapor barrier is designed to permanently prevent moisture and outside air from getting into your crawlspace.  We also installed our EZ flow pipe to allow any water to drain out of the crawlspace, this pipe leads to a sump pump. From the sump the water is pumped out through a discharge out of the home. 

     

our service area

We serve the following areas

Our Locations:

Fortress Foundation Solutions
147 Mill Ridge Rd #234
Lynchburg, VA 24502
1-434-207-5599


Fortress Foundation Solutions
5305 Jefferson Pike
Frederick, MD 21703
1-301-234-7042
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