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Northern Ohio's Basement Waterproofing & Foundation Repair Contractor

Serving Cleveland, Akron, Youngstown & Nearby

Ohio Basement Systems, is Northern Ohio's go-to basement & foundation contractor. We are licensed in basement waterproofing, foundation repair, crawl space repair, concrete leveling and basement finishing. Rather than try and be a jack of all trades, we focus on a handful of select home services. This focus and our dedication to quality work has made us Northern Ohio's below-grade experts.

We started our family-owned and operated company back in 1999. Since then we have provided permanent solutions for hundreds of homeowners dealing with basement leaks, unfinished basements, foundation settling, moldy crawl spaces and sunken concrete. If you live in Akron, Cleveland, Youngstown or surrounding areas give us a call today.

Why OH Homeowners Choose Us

Awarded, Patented Products

Trained & Certified Technicians

100% Customer Satisfaction

Written, Transferrable Warranties

We are members of the Better Business Bureau, Homebuilders Association, and BNI Group. Our employees receive extensive training and certification as waterproofing professionals. The waterproofing and foundation repair products we use are patented and warrantied. We only provide permanent solutions that last the lifetime of your home.

Along with the quality of our work we focus on the quality of our service. This means you receive straight answers instead of sales pitches. You have all your questions answered. You get the promised work completed on schedule. You only pay for what was agreed upon and your home is treated with respect. So if you need basement waterproofing, crawl space repair, foundation repair or concrete leveling we are your trusted expert. We service Youngstown, Akron, Cleveland & all of Northern OH.

Hundreds of Happy Customers

Over the past 17 years, Ohio Basement Systems has worked with hundreds of OH homeowners, designing and installing effective solutions for drying their wet basements, fixing their dirt crawl spaces or leveling their settled foundation. Our past customers, happy with our work, have recommended us to their friends. We attribute the growth of our company to the great references of our great customers.

Our basement and foundations solutions are so effective, because we are a member of both the Basement Systems and Foundation Supportworks international networks of basement waterproofing and foundation repair contractors. This membership affords us extensive training and exclusive, patented products. If you live in Cleveland, Akron, Youngstown or anywhere else in Northern Ohio call us today. We provide free home inspections and no-obligation, estimates. 1-800-645-6307

Basement Waterproofing, Foundation Repair, Concrete Leveling, & Basement Finishing Contractor in Greater Cleveland and Northern Ohio

Serving Cleveland, Akron, Youngstown, Sandusky and the Surrounding Areas 

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Mike and Gayle Rusk's Ohio Basement Systems, is a licensed basement waterproofing, foundation repair,  crawl space repair and basement finishing contractor. We are proud to be Northern Ohio's exclusive Basement Systems dealer.

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Benefits for our customers:

  • Savings of Up to 50% Over Other Methods
  • A Transferable Lifetime Warranty for Basement Waterproofing Systems
  • Concrete and Dirt Crawl Space Solutions
  • Settling Foundation Repair with Foundation Supportworks
  • Superior Basement Finishing products
  • FREE Written Estimates and Inspections, and Fast Installation

Expert Basement and Foundation Repair Contractor

Ohio Basement Systems has consulted with hundreds of homeowners, designing and installing effective solutions for every one, drying their wet basements, fixing their dirt crawl spaces or leveling a settled foundation in cities of Northern Ohio, such as Cleveland, Salem, Canton, Akron, Youngstown, Parma, Lakewood, Euclid, Rocky River, Westlake, Shaker Heights, Mentor, Eastlake, Willoughby, Lorain, Massillon, North Ridgeville, Austintown, Sandusky, Wooster, Medina, Brunswick, Kent, Stow, Cuyahoga Falls, Barberton, Hudson, Green and many cities nearby.

Customer Reviews
  • By Rich M.
    East Liverpool, OH
    "I got a fast reply to my inquiry and they're easy to deal with."

    Customer Review

    By Rich M.
    East Liverpool, OH

    I got a fast reply to my inquiry and they're easy to deal with.
  • By John D.
    OH
    "very quick and neat work. Just what we were hoping for in the basement."

    Customer Review

    By John D.
    OH

    very quick and neat work. Just what we were hoping for in the basement.
  • By Karin And Walter K
    New Castle, PA
    "Explained reasons for installation clearly. Active, steady work on site,..."

    Customer Review

    By Karin And Walter K
    New Castle, PA

    Explained reasons for installation clearly. Active, steady work on site, aware of personal property and protected it from damage. Organized pre-plan and efficient with materials. Explained future impact on copper plumbing as movement progresses.
  • By Wayne E.
    Bergholz, OH
    "I found Ohio Basement Systems on the internet."

    Customer Review

    By Wayne E.
    Bergholz, OH

    I found Ohio Basement Systems on the internet.
  • By Robert C.
    New Middleton, OH
    "Great job on keeping me informed on process and answering all my questions..."

    Customer Review

    By Robert C.
    New Middleton, OH

    Great job on keeping me informed on process and answering all my questions and concerns. 
  • By Kenneth M.
    North Lima, OH
    "Excellent work...great follow through"

    Customer Review

    By Kenneth M.
    North Lima, OH

    Excellent work...great follow through
  • By Denise T.
    Youngstown, OH
    "I only gave all 4's because, no one is perfect."

    Customer Review

    By Denise T.
    Youngstown, OH

    I only gave all 4's because, no one is perfect.
  • By Robert P.
    Youngstown, OH
    "Guys were awesome did a great job. Explained the procedure in detail,..."

    Customer Review

    By Robert P.
    Youngstown, OH

    Guys were awesome did a great job. Explained the procedure in detail, Great with kids and pets.
  • By Willie M.
    Leesville, OH
    "We didn't know what to expect about the process but, we were kept informed..."

    Customer Review

    By Willie M.
    Leesville, OH

    We didn't know what to expect about the process but, we were kept informed from the crew.
  • By Karen F.
    Salem, OH
    "Ad in Market Magazine. Best price out of 3 companies."

    Customer Review

    By Karen F.
    Salem, OH

    Ad in Market Magazine. Best price out of 3 companies.

Basement Waterproofing

Basement Waterproofing Cleveland

Keep moisture and mold away from the basement of your home.  We make wet basements a thing of the past!

Foundation Stabilization

Foundation Stabilization Ohio Basement Systems

The basement should be protected to avoid these problems in the future.

Basement Finishing Products

Basement Finishing Products Ohio Basement Systems

We offer flooring and wall products which not only insulate but also beautify your otherwise boring basements.

Basement Dehumidification

Dehumidification of the Basement Ohio Basement Systems

We will provide you with an air-dried basement for your house so that you can use it for storage space or living space.

Crawl Space Encapsulation

Crawl Space Encapsulation Ohio Basement Systems

We provide crwal space encapsulation services and products for homeowners in the state of Ohio.

ThermalDry® Flooring

ThermalDry® Flooring Ohio Basement Systems

ThermalDry® Flooring is non-organic so it will resist mold and mildew better than any other product.


We are the exclusive Northern Ohio dealer for Basement Systems, Inc; Foundation Supportworks, Inc and Total Basement Finishing.

We are members of the Better Business Bureau, Homebuilders Association, and BNI Group. We train our employees at the corporate headquarters in Connecticut and many employees have earned the esteemed title "CERTIFIED Waterproofing Professional."

We are a family owned and operated basement waterproofing, crawl space repair, foundation repair, drainage, and basement wall crack repair company. We provide innovative solutions for basement waterproorfing. Cleveland, Akron and any other northern Ohio homeowners come to us when their home have water and structural problems!

If you are planning on waterproofing your basement, or repairing your failing foundation in Greater Cleveland, Akron, or Youngstown areas, call or e-mail us before you begin your project.  We offer free written no-obligation quotes on basement waterproofing. Cleveland and other areas in Northern Ohio are all within our service territory.

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our service area

We serve the following areas

  • Alliance
  • Berlin Center
  • Brookfield
  • Burghill
  • Campbell
  • Canfield
  • Columbiana
  • Cortland
  • Deerfield
  • Diamond
  • East Canton
  • East Palestine
  • East Sparta
  • Farmdale
  • Fowler
  • Girard
  • Hubbard
  • Kinsman
  • Lake Milton
  • Leavittsburg
  • Leetonia
  • Limaville
  • Louisville
  • Lowellville
  • Magnolia
  • Masury
  • Maximo
  • Mc Donald
  • Mineral Ridge
  • Minerva
  • Negley
  • New Middletown
  • New Springfield
  • New Waterford
  • Newton Falls
  • Niles
  • North Benton
  • North Jackson
  • North Lima
  • Paris
  • Petersburg
  • Robertsville
  • Rogers
  • Salem
  • Struthers
  • Vienna
  • Warren
  • Washingtonville
  • Waynesburg
  • Youngstown
Our Locations:

Ohio Basement Systems
8295 Darrow Rd.
Twinsburg, OH 44087
1-330-423-4430