Atlanta Area Bowed Wall Repair | Basements & Foundations

If external hydrostatic pressure is causing your basement or crawl space wall to buckle or bow out, we have a simple and reliable solution.

If your basement or crawlspace has horizontal cracking or bowing walls, American Crawlspace Solutions can evaluate the issue and provide some options for repair. 

Are you facing issues with your basement walls bowing and buckling? Look no further! Our specialized Bowed Basement Wall Repair Services are here to address your concerns and restore the structural integrity of your property. With years of experience and a team of skilled professionals, we offer top-notch solutions to keep your basement safe and secure.

Carbon Fiber Straps

Our carbon fiber straps are light weight, easy-to-install, strong (10x stronger than steel) and non-corrosive, which eliminates the need for maintenance. Usually installed in just one day, the carbon fiber straps are a quick and efficient solution to prevent further bowing of walls.

The most common solution for bowing wall repair is our Rhino Carbon Fiber system.

hydrostatic pressure causes bowed wall issues

Hydrostatic pressure causes bowed wall issues.

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Photo of carbon fiber strap installation in an Atlanta basement
Photo of carbon fiber strap installation for bowed wall repair in an Atlanta basement
Photo of carbon fiber strap installer for bowed wall repair in an Atlanta basement

What Causes Basement Walls to Buckle and Bow?

Understanding the underlying causes of bowed basement walls is crucial to implementing effective repair solutions. Several factors contribute to this problem:

Hydrostatic Pressure

One of the primary reasons for bowed walls is hydrostatic pressure buildup around the foundation. When the soil around your basement becomes saturated with water, it exerts immense pressure on the walls, causing them to bow inward.

Poor Drainage

Inadequate or malfunctioning drainage systems can exacerbate the hydrostatic pressure issue. When rainwater and snowmelt have no proper route to drain away from the foundation, the water accumulates and adds more pressure on the basement walls.

Soil Expansiveness

Certain types of soil, like clay, have a high tendency to expand when exposed to moisture and contract during dry periods. This soil movement can exert significant lateral pressure on basement walls, leading to bowing.

Age and Wear

Over time, the materials used in construction can weaken due to age, weather exposure, and wear. As the strength of the walls diminishes, they become more susceptible to bowing under external pressures.


Tree Roots

Large trees planted too close to the foundation can cause basement walls to bow. As tree roots grow, they can push against the walls, causing them to shift and buckle.

Poor Construction

Insufficient reinforcement during construction or the use of low-quality materials can also contribute to weakened basement walls that are prone to bowing.

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Contact Us Today for Bowed Basement Wall Repair Services
Don’t wait for the problem to worsen; reach out to American Crawlspace Solutions today for professional, reliable Bowed Basement Wall Repair Services today. Our team of skilled professionals is ready to assess your situation and provide you with a tailored solution to restore the safety and stability of your basement walls. With our expertise, advanced techniques, and dedication to customer satisfaction, you can trust us to deliver long-lasting results. Get in touch now for a consultation and take the first step towards a secure and healthy basement environment.

Our Work is Guaranteed

For your peace of mind, ACS offers a  "Life of the Structure Warranty" on most projects. Inquire for details.

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