Meet the Team

Tyler Nacey

DBS

Title: Co-Foreman

Hometown: Duluth, MN

Tyler Nacey from DBS

Tyler came to DBS in April of 2019 as a Co-Foreman in our Basement Repair service. Tyler has also had experience as being a Foreman for DBS and has since moved back to a Co-Foreman position. Tyler brings his past experience working in construction, masonry, and mechanics to the DBS team. In his role of Co-Foreman, Tyler is responsible for leading crews in product installation and delivering on the DBS promise of WOW service.
In his free time, Tyler enjoys fixing cars, camping, and dirt track racing. 

Customer Reviews
About Me
  • By Catherine F.
    Two Harbors, MN

    Customer Review

    By Catherine F.
    Two Harbors, MN

  • By Bob S.
    Duluth, MN

    "Very nice job! It wasn't easy and had a couple of difficult aspects. Accomplished with unusually competent staff."

    Customer Review

    By Bob S.
    Duluth, MN

    Very nice job! It wasn't easy and had a couple of difficult aspects. Accomplished with unusually competent staff.

  • By Crystal S.
    Duluth, MN

    "Going well"

    Customer Review

    By Crystal S.
    Duluth, MN

    Going well

  • By Jenny And Jeffrey J.
    Duluth, MN

    Customer Review

    By Jenny And Jeffrey J.
    Duluth, MN

  • By Caroline And Bob I.
    Cloquet, MN

    "went good"

    Customer Review

    By Caroline And Bob I.
    Cloquet, MN

    went good

  • By Howard H.
    Ely, MN

    Customer Review

    By Howard H.
    Ely, MN

  • By Susan F.
    Chisholm, MN

    "Installation crew went above + beyond their duties, so-to-speak"

    Customer Review

    By Susan F.
    Chisholm, MN

    Installation crew went above + beyond their duties, so-to-speak

  • By Brenda And Don F.
    Angora, MN

    Customer Review

    By Brenda And Don F.
    Angora, MN

  • By Mary H.
    Grand Rapids, MN

    "Everything went good"

    Customer Review

    By Mary H.
    Grand Rapids, MN

    Everything went good

  • By Janet S.
    Duluth, MN

    "Local Paper Ad, used you before"

    Customer Review

    By Janet S.
    Duluth, MN

    Local Paper Ad, used you before

Testimonials
from customers I've helped!
  • ""Amazing guys! Super personable."" Read Full Testimonial

    Tom G. of Hibbing, MN

    Customer Testimonial

              "Amazing guys! Studs for hauling large buckets out of the basement. Super personable!"
    Tom G.
    Hibbing, MN
  • "Very good communication about the various steps of the project and did an excellent job on our pier..." Read Full Testimonial

    Robin L. of Angora, MN

    Customer Testimonial

              Very pleased with the work and the crew. Kevin, Jose, Zach, Ben, Jerry, Tyler and Justin were all professional and courteous. Very good communication about the various steps of the project and did an excellent job on our pier foundation project. Thank you, gentlemen!
    Robin L.
    Angora, MN

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Before and after photos from jobs I've worked on:
  • Basement Waterproofing Service in Chippewa Falls, WI
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    Basement Waterproofing Service in Chippewa Falls, WI
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    Basement Waterproofing Service in Chippewa Falls, WI

    A homeowner in Chippewa Falls, WI reached out to DBS regarding a concern with water in their basement. The foundation of the home had sunk, and water could enter the home as a result. In need of a solution, they received a free, no-obligation estimate from DBS, and it was determined that the basement would need to have WaterGuard® and a TripleSafe™ sump pump installed to combat any further issues with basement flooding. , as shown in the photos attached. For more information on our services, please visit us at https://www.dbsrepair.com/

  • Basement Sump Pump Installed in Eau Claire, WI
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    Basement Sump Pump Installed in Eau Claire, WI
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    Basement Sump Pump Installed in Eau Claire, WI

    A homeowner in Eau Claire, WI reached out to DBS regarding the basement of their home. The storage room was in need of a better waterproofing system, and the owner had a Design Specialist come out to offer a free, no-obligation estimate. It was decided that the corner of the room would have a TripleSafe™ sump pump installed for maximum waterproofing efficiency. Our crew also installed a section of WaterGuard® for drainage purposes, as seen in the photo. 

  • Hidden Mold and Moisture in Eau Claire, WI Home Combatted with WaterGuard® Drain System
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    Hidden Mold and Moisture in Eau Claire, WI Home Combatted with WaterGuard® Drain System
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    Hidden Mold and Moisture in Eau Claire, WI Home Combatted with WaterGuard® Drain System

    This homeowner in Eau Claire, WI discovered a hidden leak behind their basement walls. Having found water and mold, they decided they wanted a permanent fix before continuing with their basement renovations. 

    Design Specialist Jesse Williams assisted this homeowner in a free no-obligation estimate to find the best solution for their home. After close inspection, Jesse recommended the installation of a WaterGuard® drain system.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with help from a team. Together, the team installed the French drainage system in the home. This system collects water from the walls and floors before it has the chance to enter the living space. It is then carried through the drains to a sump pump and discharged from the home. The WaterGuard® system is an efficient way to keep your home dry and mold-free.

    This homeowner can now relax knowing their home is free of mold and moisture. 

  • Cracks Around Doorframe Indicate Foundation Failure In Ashland, WI, DBS's PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System Offers Solution
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    Cracks Around Doorframe Indicate Foundation Failure In Ashland, WI, DBS's PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System Offers Solution
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    Cracks Around Doorframe Indicate Foundation Failure In Ashland, WI, DBS's PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System Offers Solution

    Homeowners of this property wanted to be able to sell or stay in their home knowing that it would be free of wall failure. They had noticed cracks around doorways, along with ceilings, and in their basement walls. Over the years they had temporary fixes done in an attempt to stabilize their foundation. Looking for a permanent solution to their issue, they contacted DBS.

    Design Specialist Zach Guilliams visited the property to conduct a free no-obligation inspection of the home and made note of the various cracks found throughout the home. After completing the inspection, he advised the homeowners that DBS's PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System would be a permanent solution to their foundation problem.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project along with his team. Together the crew installed 8 PowerBrace™ I-beams, and the foundation walls are now prevented from further shifting or cracking.

    The owners of this property can relax comfortably in their home knowing that their foundation has been permanently stabilized, and they will no longer need to deal with any additional temporary fixes.

  • Old Wooden Beam Replaced with Steel I-beam with SmartJack® Supports to Fix Foundation Issues in Ashland, WI
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    Old Wooden Beam Replaced with Steel I-beam with SmartJack® Supports to Fix Foundation Issues in Ashland, WI
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    Old Wooden Beam Replaced with Steel I-beam with SmartJack® Supports to Fix Foundation Issues in Ashland, WI

    The main beams in this crawl space in Ashland, WI were being improperly supported by the cement blocks underneath. Over time, the supports sunk into the soil as moisture levels fluctuated. Looking for a solution, the homeowner reached out to DBS.

    A DBS Design Specialist went to the property to conduct a free no-obligation estimate for the owner. After a thorough inspection, they educated the homeowners on what causes foundations to settle and sink into the soil and provided them with a solution to their problem called the SmartJack® System.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with help from a crew. Together they replaced the old wooden beam with a sturdy steel I-beam. They also installed 3 SmartJack® supports to complete the foundation stabilization.

    Now that the home has been permanently stabilized, the homeowner will notice that their floors are more stable and have been leveled. They are able to relax with peace of mind without worrying about their floor collapsing.

  • Foundation Wall Support in Superior, WI
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    Foundation Wall Support in Superior, WI
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    Foundation Wall Support in Superior, WI

    A homeowner in Superior, WI reached out to DBS regarding the block wall in their basement area. The wall was becoming unstable and they wanted it fixed for their own peace of mind. A DBS Design Specialist went out to inspect and provide a free, no-obligation estimate for the wall repair service. It was determined that our production crew would install the PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System for optimal wall support, as shown in the photos attached.

  • Basement Sump Pump Installation in Superior, WI
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    Basement Sump Pump Installation in Superior, WI
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    Basement Sump Pump Installation in Superior, WI

    A homeowner in Superior, WI reached out to DBS regarding their basement area and the lack of waterproofing support it had at the time. Our Design Specialist went out to the property to provide a free, no-obligation estimate for the waterproofing system installation, and it was determined that our crew would need to install WaterGuard® around the perimeter of the basement, and then a TripleSafe™ sump pump in the existing pit to extract any unwanted water from entering the basement area. 

  • Basement Waterproofing And Stabilization In Superior, Wisconsin
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    Basement Waterproofing And Stabilization In Superior, Wisconsin
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    Basement Waterproofing And Stabilization In Superior, Wisconsin

    These homeowners in Superior, WI reached out to DBS for help stabilizing their cracked and leaking basement walls. They were ready for a permanent solution when they reached out to DBS. 

    DBS Design Specialist, Henrik Makitalo, went to the home and provided a free, no-obligation estimate for the work. After inspecting the property, Henrik recommended installing CleanSpace® vapor barrier, and WaterGuard® to keep the basement dry. PowerBrace™ wall support beams were recommended to stabilize the bowing foundation. This home was repaired by DBS Foreman Tyler Nacey and his production crew.

    This home is now healthy, safe, and comfortable! 

  • Failing Support Beam Threatening to Ruin Crawlspace in Superior, WI Stabilized with SmartJack® System
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    Failing Support Beam Threatening to Ruin Crawlspace in Superior, WI Stabilized with SmartJack® System
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    Failing Support Beam Threatening to Ruin Crawlspace in Superior, WI Stabilized with SmartJack® System

    These homeowners in Superior, WI were informed that their crawlspace was in need of assistance if it were to pass inspection. The support beam by the entryway was failing, causing the home to become unstable and unhealthy. Needing a permanent solution, these homeowners trusted DBS to help them with this project. 

    Design Specialist Rich Johnsen assisted these homeowners in a free no-obligation estimate in order to find the perfect solution for their home. After careful inspection, Rich informed the homeowners that a SmartJack® Support System would be the best solution for their home. 

    Foreman Tyler Nacey, along with a team, led the installation of this project. Together, the team installed 2 SmartJack® Systems to replace the failing support. This support system uses steel brackets, footing, and tubes. This evenly distributes the weight of the structure, therefore, stabilizing and repositioning the home as needed. 

    These homeowners can now relax without worrying about a failing support system under their feet, but instead with the piece of mind that their home is safe and healthy.

  • Mold and Leakage in Forever Duluth, MN Home Fixed with WaterGuard® System
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    Mold and Leakage in Forever Duluth, MN Home Fixed with WaterGuard® System
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    Mold and Leakage in Forever Duluth, MN Home Fixed with WaterGuard® System

    This homeowner needed help with their forever home in Duluth, MN. Water damage and mold had become a problem in the basement and the homeowner wanted it to be resolved quickly and permanently. 

    Design Specialist Quentin Roth assisted the homeowner in a free no-obligation estimate to find the right solution for their forever home. Once the inspection was complete, Quentin recommended the installation of a WaterGuard® Drain System.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led a team in the installation of this project. Together, the team removed concrete in the basement and installed the drainage pipes and sump pump. This French drainage system collects water before it enters your basement. The pipes lead to the sump pump that effectively discharges the water from the system, leaving the basement dry and mold-free. 

    This homeowner will no longer have to worry about water intrusion or mold ruining their forever home. 

  • Wall Support and Waterproofing Service in Duluth, MN
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    Wall Support and Waterproofing Service in Duluth, MN
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    Wall Support and Waterproofing Service in Duluth, MN

    A homeowner in Duluth, MN reached out to DBS in need of several services to help create a healthier and more comfortable environment for their basement. They needed to have added wall support for their foundation, as well as a waterproofing system, put in. A crew was able to go in and install the PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System along the foundation wall for stabilization, as well as CleanSpace® wall poly for waterproofing. Both products are optimal in providing exactly what one may need to support their basement. 

  • PowerBrace® Wall Braces Stabilize Basement in Duluth, MN
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    PowerBrace® Wall Braces Stabilize Basement in Duluth, MN
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    PowerBrace® Wall Braces Stabilize Basement in Duluth, MN

    This Duluth home built in 1958 was experiencing basement wall failure and water damage. The homeowners saw our ad in the local newspaper and reached out for a free, no-obligation estimate.

    Design Specialist, James Miller went out to the property and assessed the damage and created a plan to reverse the bowing walls. Foreman Zach Royer and his crew installed our PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System to permanently stabilize the walls. 

    The result was a permanently stable basement!

  • Deck Pier Installation in Duluth, MN
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    Deck Pier Installation in Duluth, MN
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    Deck Pier Installation in Duluth, MN

    A homeowner in Duluth, MN reached out to DBS with a concern about the stability of their deck posts. The wooden posts were not supported as well as possible, so the owner had DBS come out and inspect the area. It was determined that the deck posts would need to have helical piers installed to better strengthen the deck. These steel piers are capable of supporting massive loads, which make them ideal for deck stabilization. 

  • Foundation Wall Support in Duluth, MN
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    Foundation Wall Support in Duluth, MN
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    Foundation Wall Support in Duluth, MN

    A homeowner in Duluth, MN was looking to stabilize their basement wall that lacked support and was prone to caving in. A Design Specialist from DBS was able to go out and provide a free, no-obligation estimate for the wall support service. It was determined that the wall would need a set of PowerBrace™ units to help stabilize the walls around the perimeter of the basement. The photo of the results can be viewed here.

  • Block Wall Instability in Esko, MN Basement Stabilized with GeoLock™ and PowerBrace™ Systems
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    Block Wall Instability in Esko, MN Basement Stabilized with GeoLock™ and PowerBrace™ Systems
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    Block Wall Instability in Esko, MN Basement Stabilized with GeoLock™ and PowerBrace™ Systems

    This homeowner in Esko, MN reached out to DBS for help with wall stabilization. The block foundation in the basement was experiencing horizontal and stair-step cracks, causing instability to the structure. The homeowner wanted to reinforce the stability and straighten the wall. 

    Design Specialist Jacob Nustad assisted this homeowner with a free no-obligation estimate to help find the best solution for the home. After careful inspection, Jacob recommended the homeowner install a GeoLock™ Wall Anchor System, as well as, a PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project, along with a team. The team worked together to install 5 GeoLock™ Wall Anchors and 2 PowerBrace™ I-beams. The GeoLock™ systems connect steel plates inside the home to earth anchors outside of the home. By adjusting the connection, the wall can be moved and repositioned back into place. The PowerBrace™ beams are connected to the rim joists and also allow for stabilization. These beams are adjusted overtime to keep the wall from settling any further and to move the walls back to their original positions. 

    Having both of these systems supporting the home, this homeowner will have nothing to worry about when it comes to stabilization. 

  • Water Intrusion in Carlton, MN Home is Stopped with WaterGuard® Drain System
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    Water Intrusion in Carlton, MN Home is Stopped with WaterGuard® Drain System
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    Water Intrusion in Carlton, MN Home is Stopped with WaterGuard® Drain System

    In Carlton, MN, this homeowner was experiencing water leakage in their basement. To avoid further water damage, and the hassle of cleaning up, they turned to DBS to help find the best solution for their home. 

    Design Specialist Jacob Nustad assisted this homeowner in a free no-obligation estimate. After close inspection, it was decided that a WaterGuard® drainage system would be the most effective solution for this problem. 

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with help from a partner. Together, the pair installed a WaterGuard® french drain system. This waterproofing system is installed by placing a drain system under the concrete; this drain collects water seepage from the walls and floor joists and moves it to a sump pump in order to get rid of the unwanted water intrusion quickly and effectively.

    This homeowner will not have to worry about flooding in their basement and can now relax in their healthy home. 

  • DBS Fixes Anoka, MN Home with Musty Crawl Space
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    DBS Fixes Anoka, MN Home with Musty Crawl Space
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    DBS Fixes Anoka, MN Home with Musty Crawl Space

    Moisture issues were plaguing this crawl space in Anoka, MN. Tired of living with the musty smells throughout the home, the owner contacted DBS for a free, no-obligation estimate of encapsulating the space.

    DBS Design Specialist Henrik Makitalo came up with a solution that would take care of the musty smells and even make the whole house warmer. Our crawl space encapsulation system seals and insulates with 3 layers of moisture and mold-resistant materials. 

    Tyler Nacey led a crew to encapsulate the crawl space. They began by installing drainage matting against the dirt crawl space floor. From there, our TerraBlock™ crawl space insulation was installed, creating a radiant barrier. The last layer is CleanSpace®, a thick poly sheet that will prevent moisture and musty odors from developing and traveling through the rest of the home. 

  • Foundation Wall Stabilization in Mound, MN
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    Foundation Wall Stabilization in Mound, MN
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    Foundation Wall Stabilization in Mound, MN

    A homeowner in Mound, MN reached out to DBS regarding our wall support service. They were in need of better stabilization for their basement block wall, and DBS was able to inspect and provide a free, no-obligation estimate for the service. It was determined that our crew would install the PowerBrace™ system to better support the wall.

  • WaterGuard® System Protects Cloquet, MN Basement
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    WaterGuard® System Protects Cloquet, MN Basement
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    WaterGuard® System Protects Cloquet, MN Basement

    These homeowners in Cloquet, MN reached out to DBS after seeing our ad in the local newspaper. They had been having issues with water damage in their basement and needed a solution to the problem. 

     

    Design Specialist Tim Kincheloe went to the home and provided a free, no-obligation estimate for the work. Foreman Tyler Nancy and his production team went to the home and installed our WaterGuard® Drain system along the perimeter of the basement. This system drains any water directly to our TripleSafe™ Sump Pump which keeps the basement dry all year long! 

    These homeowners now have a safe, and dry basement that is ready for the spring snowmelt! 

     

  • Leaking Feedline Repaired By DBS Residential Solutions In Cloquet, MN
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    Leaking Feedline Repaired By DBS Residential Solutions In Cloquet, MN
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    Leaking Feedline Repaired By DBS Residential Solutions In Cloquet, MN

    These homeowners in Cloquet, MN reached out to DBS for help repairing a leaky crack that was previously patched. 

    DBS Design Specialist Rich Johnsen went to the home and provided a free, no-obligation estimate for the work. After inspecting the property, Rich discovered that the feedline was not properly installed when a different contractor finished the basement space. The concrete was bubbling and letting moisture seep into the basement floor when DBS arrived. The solution was to reinstall the feedline and connect it with a buried exterior discharge line and an IceGuard® attachment to prevent freezing during the winter months. This home was repaired by DBS Foreman Tyler Nacey and his production crew.

    This home is now healthy, safe, and comfortable! 

  • WaterGuard®  Fixes Leaky Basement that is Ruining Home Renovation in Cloquet, MN
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    WaterGuard®  Fixes Leaky Basement that is Ruining Home Renovation in Cloquet, MN
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    WaterGuard® Fixes Leaky Basement that is Ruining Home Renovation in Cloquet, MN

    These homeowners in Cloquet, MN were in the process of finishing their basement when they decided they needed to find a solution for the water leakage they were experiencing. Looking for a permanent solution, they turned to DBS for help.

    Design Specialist Rich Johnsen assisted these homeowners in a free no-obligation estimate in order to find the right solution for their homes. After a carefully conducted inspection, Rich recommended a WaterGuard® Drain System.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led a team in the installation of this project. Together, the team removed concrete from the basement and placed drainage pipes that connect to a sump pump. This WaterGuard® drain collects water through the walls and at the floor joists in order to catch any intrusion before it enters your basement. The water is then transported to a sump pump and discarded from the home. After installing the drain system, the concrete is replaced in a smooth and flush manner. 

    With their new DBS solution, these homeowners can relax knowing they have a dry, safe basement. 

  • DBS Installs Waterproofing Systems in Cloquet, MN Basement
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    DBS Installs Waterproofing Systems in Cloquet, MN Basement
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    DBS Installs Waterproofing Systems in Cloquet, MN Basement

    The owner of this home in Cloquet, MN reached out to DBS for help with water in their basement.

    Design Specialist Rich Johnsen went to the home to conduct a free no-obligation estimate for the homeowner. After a thorough inspection, Rich generated a quote for our waterproofing services.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with assistance from a crew. Together they installed WaterGuard® along the interior perimeter of the basement to help direct water into the new sump pump that they installed. Both systems will help to keep the basement drier. The crew finished the project by applying a layer of CleanSpace® water vapor barrier on the walls.

    Now that the basement has been properly waterproofed, the homeowner can relax with peace of mind in their healthy, safe home!

  • Crawl Space Encapsulation Service by DBS Installed in Sturgeon Lake, MN Cabin
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    Crawl Space Encapsulation Service by DBS Installed in Sturgeon Lake, MN Cabin
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    Crawl Space Encapsulation Service by DBS Installed in Sturgeon Lake, MN Cabin

    The owner of this cabin in Sturgeon Lake, MN was experiencing issues with moisture in their crawl space. This can cause unsafe living conditions because it promotes mold grows and negatively affects the air in the home. The cabin owner reached out to DBS after seeing an ad for DBS on a local television station.

    Design Specialist Austin Burley went to the cabin to conduct a free no-obligation estimate and after a thorough inspection, he educated the owners on Crawl Space Encapsulation services offered by DBS. 

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with help from a crew. Together they first installed dimpled drainage matting to help water flow underneath the encapsulation products. Next, they covered the matting with panels of TerraBlock™ crawl space encapsulation to prevent frost build-up. Then they sealed the crawl space by installing a CleanSpace® water vapor barrier.

    Now that the crawl space has been properly encapsulated, the air will be safer to breathe, and the cabin will remain in the family for years to come.

  • Helical Piers Installed Under Uneven Overhang on Sturgeon Lake, MN Home
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    Helical Piers Installed Under Uneven Overhang on Sturgeon Lake, MN Home
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    Helical Piers Installed Under Uneven Overhang on Sturgeon Lake, MN Home

    The owner of this home in Sturgeon Lake, MN noticed that the overhang above their front patio was unlevel. Looking for a solution, they reached out to DBS.

    A DBS Design Specialist went to the home to conduct a free no-obligation estimate for the homeowner. After a thorough inspection, the Design Specialist generated a quote for our helical piering system.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with assistance from a crew. Together they installed 2 helical piers underneath the supporting posts of the overhang to provide permanent stabilization to it. 

    Now that the overhang has been stabilized, the homeowner can relax without worry on their front porch.

  • WaterGuard® Installed in Damp Cotton, MN Basement
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    WaterGuard® Installed in Damp Cotton, MN Basement
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    WaterGuard® Installed in Damp Cotton, MN Basement

    These Cotton, MN homeowners reached out to DBS after seeing our ad on local TV. They had been having issues with water pooling in their basement and wanted a permanent solution to the problem.

    Design Specialist, Rich Johnsen provided a free, no-obligation estimate for the work. Foreman, Tyler Nancy, and his production team installed our WaterGuard® System along the perimeter of the basement which now leads any water to the sump pump.


    This home now has a clean, safe and dry basement to enjoy.

  • PowerBrace™ Wall Support Installation in Aurora, MN
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    PowerBrace™ Wall Support Installation in Aurora, MN
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    PowerBrace™ Wall Support Installation in Aurora, MN

    A homeowner in Aurora, MN was experiencing issues with their concrete basement wall. The wall was beginning to fail from lack support and cave in. This was concerning for the homeowner, as it can lead to further structural issues with the home. In need of a solution, they reached out to DBS. After a free, no-obligation estimate, it was determined that the wall would need to have the PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System installed for extra support. These braces work to stabilize a bowing wall, and can even work to straighten the wall back to its original position. The overall results of this project turned out great!

  • Bowing Wall Stabilization in Aurora, MN
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    Bowing Wall Stabilization in Aurora, MN
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    Bowing Wall Stabilization in Aurora, MN

    As you can see from the photo, this basement foundation wall was collapsing inward and it was quite apparent. The homeowner was looking for help in stabilizing the wall to prevent further damages, and reached out to DBS. It was determined that the wall would need to have the PowerBrace™ Wall Bracing System installed to help support the bowing wall. The results of the project can be viewed here. 

  • Cabin Stabilized with Helical Piers and SmartJack® System in Alborn, MN
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    Cabin Stabilized with Helical Piers and SmartJack® System in Alborn, MN
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    Cabin Stabilized with Helical Piers and SmartJack® System in Alborn, MN

    The owner of this cabin in Alborn, MN was concerned that it was going to fall over after noticing that the foundation was tilting. The owner reached out to DBS after seeing an ad online for our Cabin Stabilization service.

    Design Specialist James Miller went to the home to conduct a free no-obligation estimate for the owner. After a thorough inspection, he assured the cabin owner that our SmartJack® System would provide permanent stabilization for the home.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with assistance from a crew. Together they installed 5 SmartJack® supports to help stabilize the home. They also ended up installing 4 cabin piers as well to provide additional support, ensuring that the cabin would experience no additional movement.

    Now that the cabin has been permanently stabilized, the owners can relax and enjoy the place with their families without worrying about the structural integrity of the cabin.

  • Cabin in Alborn, MN with Sinking Crawl Space Foundation Stabilized with DBS SmartJack® System
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    Cabin in Alborn, MN with Sinking Crawl Space Foundation Stabilized with DBS SmartJack® System
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    Cabin in Alborn, MN with Sinking Crawl Space Foundation Stabilized with DBS SmartJack® System

    The owners of this cabin in Alborn, MN had just replaced all of their doors and windows and wanted to find a solution to the sinking floors above their crawl space. Looking for a solution, they reached out to DBS.

    Design Specialist James Miller went to the cabin to conduct a free no-obligation estimate for the owners. After a thorough inspection, he generated a quote for our SmartJack® System to properly stabilize the flooring above the crawl space.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with help from a crew. Together they installed 5 SmartJack® supports underneath the cabin with concrete footings to ensure that the cabin would be free of additional settling.

    Now that the cabin has been permanently stabilized, the owners can enjoy their time away without worrying about the cabin sinking further into the soil.

  • Helical Piers Installed Under Cabin in McGregor, MN to Permanently Stabilize Failing Foundation
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    Helical Piers Installed Under Cabin in McGregor, MN to Permanently Stabilize Failing Foundation
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    Helical Piers Installed Under Cabin in McGregor, MN to Permanently Stabilize Failing Foundation

    The owners of this cabin in McGregor, MN wanted to repair their foundation before selling it to the new owners so that they would not need to worry about the foundation issues so they reached out to DBS.

    A DBS Design Specialist went to the cabin to conduct a free no-obligation estimate for the owners. After a thorough inspection, they generated a quote for our helical cabin piering system to solve their foundation issues.

    Foreman Tyler Nacey led the installation of this project with help from a crew. Together they installed 5 helical piers to provide permanent stabilization to the cabin. Each pier bears more than the weight of the structure when installed. Once they are driven into the ground, they will never experience more than the weight of the structure, ensuring that they will provide proper support.

    Now that the cabin has been stabilized, the owners and new owners can relax more comfortably knowing that the issue has been resolved.

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