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Lakewood, OH

Ohio Basement Systems has been performing basement waterproofing and crawl space repair since 1999, providing foundation and basement solutions and waterproofing systems for homeowners in Lakewood, OH.

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Ohio Basement Systems offers basement waterproofing and crawl space repair services in Lakewood, OH. We offer free estimates on foundation repair, basement waterproofing, basement finishing, and crawl space sealing to homeowners within our service area.

We not only adhere to the highest industry standards, we strive to be the industry leader in the home improvement related services we provide. We also use state-of-the-art products and technology which are designed to fix your home.

  • Lifetime warranty on all perimeter waterproofing systems.
  • 25-year warranty against manufacturing defects on foundation products.
  • 25-year warranty on crawl space encapsulation systems.
  • Financing Available
  • FREE written estimates and inspections, and fast installation
Ohio Basement Systems and The Basement Guys are now Ohio Basement Authority

Our Customers Trust Us

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After my basement flooded from a drain back up, in July of 2023, and Pure Clean Water Removal Company with excellent results, dried my…

After my basement flooded from a drain back up, in July of 2023, and Pure Clean Water Removal Company with excellent results, dried my basement and noticed some mold in the corner, I called Ohio Basement Systems, and set an appointment with Joel Rhoads within days. I also called Ohio State Waterproofing and it took 2 weeks for an appt. To make a long story short, Joel Rhoads, an honest man that he is, advised to try a water backup plug that lets water drain, but it also plugs backup water from back flowing from a heavy rain. I only had water backup twice in 35 years. I never had actual water seepage through the foundation blocks. He also advised lifting the concrete, because it sunk a little from the outside corner where the mold was, and digging to waterproof that corner. On the other hand, Ohio State Waterproofing Co, with all their bells and whistles tried selling me their complete system, for an absorbent amount of money, and it was all (inside AND outside) or nothing for water seepage that I never had. All I may have been interested in was just outside waterproofing the foundation in that corner. I’m the type of person who tries by baby steps first. In this day of age, it is so hard to trust anyone, and to have come across Joel Rhoads, was a blessing. I believe he saved me a ton of money! I sincerely recommend Joel from Ohio Water Basement Systems for his honesty over greed.

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John Carlson was the electrician & was efficient & very professional

John Carlson was the electrician & was efficient & very professional

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Their service people are always great. Today their technician David Farson came out to look at my basement dehumidifier (which I totally…

Their service people are always great. Today their technician David Farson came out to look at my basement dehumidifier (which I totally depend on). He was timely, efficient, and very courteous. He explained and went over everything. I really appreciate people you can rely on.

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John and Cody from Ohio Basement Systems did an awesome job with lifting the driveway and caulking the cracks. Looks as good as new. Very…

John and Cody from Ohio Basement Systems did an awesome job with lifting the driveway and caulking the cracks. Looks as good as new. Very professional. They were on time and explained everything well before and after the work.

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Wet basement remediation can be handled by digging the outside perimeter of the home 🏡 and installing both drainage and applying sealant;…

Wet basement remediation can be handled by digging the outside perimeter of the home 🏡 and installing both drainage and applying sealant; an expensive and disruptive method. Since our 64 year old home already had moisture damage in the finished portion of the basement, we concluded the Ohio BS method of removing all of the wet interior wall damage and trenching inside for their proprietary drainage panels would prove most effective. During our initial consult with Kevin, the process sounded complicated, but in two working days a crew of six men who each day communicated their arrival time and intentions, completed the entire project. Ken, Owen and Kalen covered our personal basement contents with plastic and Mitchell, Rocco and Antwane removed an excessive amount of the damaged walls and concrete material. They installed their complete drainage system and a modern sump that continues to drain water 💦 from outside the home, the air conditioning condensate, water softener / filter flush, dehumidifiers and utility sink. The peace of mind in not having any one of these water sources Again create floor, wall or furniture damage is worth the expense and temporary inconvenience. OBS transferable, all time warranty is a Plus !

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Brian Kingsmore was very informative, very patient, and took time to make sure we understood what was going and the problem that may occur…

Brian Kingsmore was very informative, very patient, and took time to make sure we understood what was going and the problem that may occur if not addressed inside and outside our home. Thank you Brian you rock!

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Service was great. Workers were very professional

Service was great. Workers were very professional

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Our crawlspace was the source of a great deal of humidity our house. Ohio Basement Systems covered the earthen floor with thick plastic…

Our crawlspace was the source of a great deal of humidity our house. Ohio Basement Systems covered the earthen floor with thick plastic sheeting, secured at the top edges to the foundation. They also installed a dehumidifier in the crawspace to help dry out the structure and maintain lower humidity.One year later, during an annual inspection (included in initial cost) we asked that the dehumidifier be repositioned — it was in contact with floor joists and, when running, causing an annoying vibration throughout the house. Technician Alex D. was able to resolve the issue and the house is now not only drier but quieter than before. We are very happy with the work done.

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We recently had our basement waterproofed by Zac, Alec and Jose. They were very professional and had the job completed on time. They…

We recently had our basement waterproofed by Zac, Alec and Jose. They were very professional and had the job completed on time. They frequently checked with us to see if we had any questions regarding the work being done.

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Jeremi, Mike and Cody n came in to do some basement waterproofing. They were amazing. So friendly and hardworking. They did an amazing job

Jeremi, Mike and Cody n came in to do some basement waterproofing. They were amazing. So friendly and hardworking. They did an amazing job

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very professional walk me thru what they were going to do

very professional walk me thru what they were going to do

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Ohio basement systems were gentleman and worked extremely hard everyday. I would recommend to anyone. Work is outstanding. Very satisfied…

Ohio basement systems were gentleman and worked extremely hard everyday. I would recommend to anyone. Work is outstanding. Very satisfied customer. Thanks to Melon, Gavin and Wynn.

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Robert, Matt, and Dylan came out today and stabilized my basement walls. Very happy with their service. They were courteous, and explained…

Robert, Matt, and Dylan came out today and stabilized my basement walls. Very happy with their service. They were courteous, and explained well what they were doing. Would definitely recommend these guys to anyone.

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Wynn, melon & GAVYN came on time knocked the project out in 2 days communication was great all around satisfied recommending and referring…

Wynn, melon & GAVYN came on time knocked the project out in 2 days communication was great all around satisfied recommending and referring to all thanks again OBS!!

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We had our basement waterproofed by Wynn, Melon and Gavyn. They were professional and brought us up to speed on each process step by step….

We had our basement waterproofed by Wynn, Melon and Gavyn. They were professional and brought us up to speed on each process step by step. Helped us understand the corrective procedures they applied and what we should monitor afterward.They came on time, finished on time and cleaned up thoroughly with great results. We would highly recommend this team to our friends and neighbors. Esther and Ron Orlando

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I had Alex Detloff come out to repair a sump pump system. Excellent customer service! Came out on a Saturday and went above and beyond to…

I had Alex Detloff come out to repair a sump pump system. Excellent customer service! Came out on a Saturday and went above and beyond to get me back up and running. Very courteous, knowledgeable, and was prompt! Thank you!

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Brian Kingsmore from Ohio Basement Systems came out and did an evaluation and estimate for basement waterproofing for my home. He was…

Brian Kingsmore from Ohio Basement Systems came out and did an evaluation and estimate for basement waterproofing for my home. He was extremely thorough in his explanations of the different options for my home. After he left, I felt like I understood why the water problem in basement even exists. Thanks Brian!!

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Great timely profession water proofing of large crack in foundation that was allowing water to seep in.

Great timely profession water proofing of large crack in foundation that was allowing water to seep in.

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John and Cody were fabulous at walking me through the whole process of lifting my livingroom and gargage. When i heard my walls connect to…

John and Cody were fabulous at walking me through the whole process of lifting my livingroom and gargage. When i heard my walls connect to my roof again i cried happy tears. They gave me a wonderful and educational experience. Thank you so much!! God bless!!

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Can't thank WYNN, MELON, GAVYN enough. They were extremely knowledgeable and professional. Very helpful and courteous. Totally…

Can't thank WYNN, MELON, GAVYN enough. They were extremely knowledgeable and professional. Very helpful and courteous. Totally outstanding, a real asset to Ohio Basement

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Our Locations

Mansfield

1 Marion Ave, Suite 309
Mansfield, OH 44903
(567) 275-8588

Twinsburg

7950 Bavaria Rd.
Twinsburg, OH 44087
(330) 235-1229

Westlake

159 Crocker Park Blvd, 4th floor
Westlake, OH 44145
(330) 235-1229

Willowick

35475 Vine St, Suite 216,
Willowick, OH 44095
(440) 332-4339

Youngstown

8531 Market St.
Youngstown, OH 44512
(330) 400-3783