Service Area

East Tawas

Located in Iosco county

Are you looking for help with foundation repair, basement waterproofing, or crawl space encapsulation in East Tawas? Foundation Systems of Michigan is one of Michigan’s largest and most trusted home repair companies. We specialize in repairing foundations, wet basements and damp crawl spaces. Our motto is “Less than Exceptional is Not Acceptable” and we stand behind that with our highly-experienced inspectors and crews, proven products, transferable warranties and interest-free financing. You can trust that you’re getting the best solution for your home, no matter what the problem.

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Does Your Foundation Need Repairing?

Foundation Systems of Michigan is trained and skilled in the latest foundation repair techniques. We can effectively repair any settlement-related problem, from foundation cracks, bowing basement walls, uneven floors - you name it, we can fix it.

We offer a wide range of foundation and structural repair solutions, such as:

  • Helical/slab piers
  • Wall anchors
  • Foundation underpinning

Most foundation repair jobs take less than a week to complete and our services include a detailed written estimate and many of our products include a written warranty.

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Crawl Space Encapsulation for a Dry, Safe Home

Do you have a damp, nasty crawl space below your home? How about musty odors inside your home or cold floors over your crawl space? Foundation Systems of Michigan solves these problems with our state-of-the-art crawl space encapsulation system.

We install the VaporLoc Elite® moisture barrier on the crawl space floor to eliminate excess moisture and musty smells. Crawl space insulation is added to the walls for added comfort and energy efficiency. What you get is a dry, usable crawl space and improved comfort and healthier air inside your home.

We offer a full range of crawl space repair solutions in East Tawas, including:

  • Crawl space dehumidifiers
  • Crawl space sump pumps
  • Crawl space drainage systems
  • Crawl space doors and access wells
  • Crawl space structural supports

Our Basement Waterproofing Specialists are Here for You

If you have a damp, leaky basement or issues with basement flooding, Foundation Systems of Michigan is your expert for a proven, cost-effective basement waterproofing solution. No matter what’s causing your wet basement problem, we can fix it! We’ll inspect your home inside and out and design and install a waterproofing system to meet your needs.

Having a wet or leaky basement is not only an inconvenience, but the moisture, dampness and mold caused by the water can lead to health problems and added repair expenses. That’s why we offer a full range of basement repairs and waterproofing solutions designed to tackle the problem:

  • Sump pumps
  • Interior drainage systems
  • Wall and floor crack repair
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Gutter downspout extensions
  • Vapor barrier
  • Insulated basement wall panels

Our AquaStop® Basement Waterproofing System doesn't require excavation, can typically be installed in just two days and includes a transferable lifetime warranty! Contact us to learn more and get a free basement inspection and repair estimate.

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Why Choose Us?

Since 2007, Foundation Systems of Michigan has been Michigan's most trusted foundation repair contractor. We have grown and continue to grow as a leader in the industry because of our outstanding reputation. We have earned this reputation year after year, one job at a time, and we work hard every day to maintain that reputation. We don't just fix foundations - we help people. Restoring your peace of mind, and protecting your home.

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Better Business Bureau A+ Rating

Professionally Trained Staff

2019 Angie's List super service award for FSM

Angie's List Super Service Award Winner

Commitment to Customer Satisfaction

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Work orders from East Tawas

Rainbow in East Tawas
Cottage foundation walls are good. Have a crawl space sand bottom, floors has sunk some. builder said due to well in center in crawl space and ceiling trusses starting to pull apart. looking for solution to straighten and strengthen floor supports.

W Tawas Lake Rd in East Tawas
Crawl space and three season room registers moisture and mildew smell. From inspectors report.

Warren Ave. in East Tawas
Bought the house in November. Inspection report indicates that the vapor barrier in the crawl space needs work. Sump drainage system also needs to be corrected. Not sure if any other issues are present.

Huron Hills in East Tawas
Hi, I am looking to get a quote to get my crawl space waterproofed, insulated and sprayed for mold. Can you ***ist me?

Kirkland Drive in East Tawas
After severe flooding this year, it took months to clear water out of my crawl space, buying and setting up three different sump pumps. I had several inspectors come out and determine there is now black mold in the crawl. FEMA sent me $1,500 to cover expenses, but I have an estimate of $10,000 to remove the mold and install a waterproof barrier, which seems pretty expensive! Thank you for any help you may be able to offer.

Ruby St. in East Tawas
1. Crawl space moisture. Improved ventilation, dehumidifier, vapor barrier options? 2. House is on Lake Huron. Would like to know if there are also options regarding elevating foundation, etc.

S Baldwin Resort in East Tawas
Have a second home with 3 ft crawl space. Would like to encapsulate area. about 1300 sq ft. Will be there this weekend. We want to reduce humidity in living area.

Point Rd. in East Tawas
Extreme moisture in crawl space. Dripping from copper pipes and ductwork.

Pine Lane in East Tawas
WaterWatch Alarm sounding off again (in original sump) for no apparent reason, other than being damp. I dried/cleaned it ~9/1, and then again today. Please provide suggestion to stop this from happening. The pumping system is working, no "real" problem that I can see.

Esmond Rd. in East Tawas
foundation cracks and hill creep

e ausable rd in East Tawas
Basement walls are pushing in and cracking. All 4 walls will need to be repaired and sealed. Just wanting an estimate before I buy so I know what I’m getting my self into

E Lincoln St in East Tawas
Want to replace basement sump system with one to keep water 12” under slab. Current system is std 18” non-perf with drain tile connected just under slab.

Iris Dr. in East Tawas
House on shore of Lake Huron. Damp, sandy, vented crawl space. Mold/mildew occurring in first floor rooms.

N US in East Tawas
Water entering basement where walls and floor meet

Tawas beach rd in East Tawas
A good reliable sub pump

Alice (near Bay St. in East Tawas
Water in basement

N Baldwin Resort Rd in East Tawas
Back-up Protection if one pumps fails and to be notify.

Pine Lane in East Tawas
Crawl encapsulation completed July 20, 2019, has ground water building up under it (feels like a water bed), and is leaking up through an open seam and is puddling on top of the white plastic around the dehumidifier. Issue #2: The sump pump was running for 8 seconds, and off for 38 seconds for months, now pump runs 38 seconds, and off for 38 seconds. I called months ago and was told the pump is not warranted by FSM, so I would be charged $160 to have it looked at. I can send pictures if needed.

S Baldwin Resort Rd in East Tawas
My wife and I purchased this home back in August. It is not on the lakeshore but close enough that the water table is very high right now. The last time I looked there was probably 3 inches or more of water under the vapor barrier the previous owners had installed. Right now my biggest concern is getting that water out of there to prevent all the issues that come along with that much standing water in a crawl space. Please advise

Parkside in East Tawas
Crawl space has water; sump pump doesn't seem to work to pump out water.

iosco beach drive in East Tawas
Due to high ground water table, Lake Huron, we are having water seep through joints in concrete floor of basement

iosco beach Rd in East Tawas
water coming into basement from a drain hole in basement floor

East Bay Street Unit #5 in East Tawas
You folks sealed up our crawl space a few years ago and I recollect something about re-inspection and checking for problems. We also had a leak and some of the insulation was effected. If you are ever going to be in the area doing this I would like to arrange a checkup. This is a vacation home so we would have to arrange ahead of time so we know we are here. Thanks!

Tawas Beach Rd in East Tawas
Water flow constant; Sump pump running every 3-5 seconds. Triple-Safe sounds good. Battery not required...automatic generator power. Thank you

W. Bay in East Tawas
My home is on Tawas Bay. The water table is so high that I'm getting considerable water in the basement. Need an inspection and estimate for sump pump

Pine Lane in East Tawas
water on sand in crawl space.